• Council welcomes Wangetti Trail funding
    MOUNTAIN bike riders and hikers are pumped up after the State Government’s $36 million announcement to fund the whole Wange... Read More
  • Douglas goes carbon neutral under Healthy Reef Partnership
    DOUGLAS Shire Council will become the country’s newest carbon neutral region, further pushing the Great Barrier Reef and Da... Read More
  • New toilet blocks a boost for Douglas parks
    USING a public toilet in Douglas Shire just got a whole lot better. Douglas Shire Council has rolled out eight new toilet blo... Read More
  • New play space sizzles at Mossman Library
    A RECIPE of creativity and imagination has been cooked up at the Mossman Library. The library has a new engaging play space f... Read More
  • Special Council Meeting – 13 June 2019
    A Special Council meeting will be held on Thursday, 13 June 2019, at 9:30am. The agenda and minutes can be downloaded below ... Read More
  • Daintree Ferry traffic modelling report released
    A TRAFFIC modelling report that assessed four different options for the Daintree River crossing and the ability to reduce wai... Read More
  • What are your Council crews working on?
    Parks and Gardens  Mossman – Continue to beautify gardens for Douglas Garden Awards. – Beaches crew continue to ... Read More
  • World’s focus turns to Douglas as scUber dives in at Agincourt Reef
    The world’s first ride share submarine, scUber, has arrived in Tropical North Queensland where it will focus the eyes of th... Read More
  • Douglas arts gets Council backing
    THE Regional Arts Development Fund committee sifted through one of the largest ever pool of applications to fund 15 art proje... Read More
  • Competition to blossom as Garden Awards OPEN
    A COMPETITIVE seed has been planted with entries for the 2019 Douglas Garden Awards officially OPEN. Douglas Shire Council wi... Read More