• Carnivale Weekend to Excite
    The celebrities will begin to roll into town as Port Douglas Carnivale officially gets underway today Friday, May 25. Douglas... Read More
  • Rate subsidy for pensioners
    Douglas Shire Council invites pensioner ratepayers who are NOT currently receiving a rate subsidy from the State Government t... Read More
  • First wing of Forest Creek Road culvert complete
    Douglas Shire Council crews have completed the first of four wing walls on a new culvert on Forest Creek Road. The culvert wa... Read More
  • Disability access ramps up at Four Mile Beach
    A NEW ramp will allow people with disabilities and mobility issues to roll onto one of the most beautiful beaches in Australi... Read More
  • Historic Handover at Flagstaff Hill
    A 138-YEAR-OLD story will enter a new chapter when Port Douglas’s historic flagstaff is officially handed back to the Dougl... Read More
  • Eco Fashion Week Australia comes to Port Douglas!
    The second annual Eco Fashion Week Australia (EFWA) will expand to two states in November, 2018, taking place in Port Douglas... Read More
  • Carnivale 2018 Road Closures
    Friday 25th May Port Douglas Carnivale Street Parade Saturday 26th May Carnivale Family Beach Day The Esplanade & Mowbra... Read More
  • IRONMAN 2018: Changed Traffic Conditions for June 10
    2018 Cairns Airport IRONMAN Asia-Pacific Championship Cairns and the 2018 IRONMAN 70.3 The use of public roads is required, ... Read More
  • Game On DS2018 feedback wanted
    Clubs and facilitators have been hosting a wonderful array of activities under Game On DS2018! since March. With most activit... Read More
  • Council gifts robots to help Mossman Youth Centre
    HUMANOID robots will help the Mossman Youth Centre reach out to youngsters. Douglas Shire Council has gifted two IPads and tw... Read More