• Your Council Working For You
    Want to see how your Council is working for you? Check out the latest CEO Report which provides information on hundreds of a... Read More
  • Council urges caution on proposed changes to Wet Tropics Management Plan
    Douglas Shire Council has urged the Wet Tropics Management Authority (WTMA) to ensure iconic off-road tracks including the Bu... Read More
  • Nursing home site ready for construction of facility with completion of enabling infrastructure
    More than $1 million worth of enabling infrastructure for the long-awaited Mossman nursing home has been completed in prepara... Read More
  • Council outlines action plan to become more environmentally sustainable
    Douglas Shire Council has committed to undertaking 28 actions over the next three years to become more environmentally sustai... Read More
  • Plans unveiled to create innovative Gateway to Douglas at popular rest area
    Council has unveiled plans to create an innovative gateway to the Douglas Shire at Teamsters Park in Craiglie. The proposal a... Read More
  • RV strategy identifies priorities to encourage growing tourism sector
    Council will invest in enhancing infrastructure to attract, maintain and grow the RV traveller market in the Douglas Shire. T... Read More
  • Douglas Shire community unites in urgent call for domestic violence refuge
    The Douglas Shire community has united in calls for the State and Federal Governments to urgently address the lack of a domes... Read More
  • Construction begins on spectacular Flagstaff Hill Walking Trail
    Construction of Stage 1 of the spectacular Flagstaff Hill Walking Trail will begin tomorrow with the iconic track linking Fou... Read More
  • School holidays activities @ Mossman Library
    Kids are invited to participate in a mask-making workshop and games galore at Mossman Library during the upcoming school holi... Read More
  • The Daintree Blockade Book Launch @ Mossman Library
    Come along to Mossman Library on 22 June and join local author Bill Wilkie for the launch of his new book detailing the story... Read More