• MAYORAL STATEMENT: Australia Day Dress Code
    Statement from Douglas Shire Council Mayor Julia Leu: We live in tropical Far North Queensland for goodness sakes – thongs ... Read More
  • Artists make pitch for Council cash
    A CASH kick-start through the Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) was just what local author Pam Willis Burden needed to fi... Read More
  • Rate Notices: Due 19 February, 2019
    Rate Notices were issued on the 15 January 2019. Ratepayers have until the close of business 19th February 2019 to pay their ... Read More
  • Port Douglas Markets
    Each Sunday a market is held in Market Park, which adjoins ANZAC Park, Port Douglas. Bordered by Dickson Inlet and Wharf Str... Read More
  • Mossman Markets
    Held every Saturday from 7.00am – 1.00pm under the Raintrees, Foxton Avenue, Mossman. Come along to the Mossman Markets a... Read More
  • Story time and Baby Rhyme time
    Baby Rhyme Time Babies and their Mums and Dads, gather every Thursday at 10.30am at the Mossman Library to share a fun and... Read More
  • Ferry dredging to remove sand build-up in Daintree River
    Recent flooding in the Daintree River caused sand to build up in the ferry channel. This has the ability to cause minor disru... Read More
  • Christmas comes early as Mossman Mill gets State Government funding
    DOUGLAS Shire Council has welcomed a bipartisan cash injection that will save the Mossman Mill and transform the site into an... Read More
  • Council extends development lease for Mossman Aged Care Centre
    DOUGLAS Shire Council has extended the development lease for the Mossman Aged Care Centre by two years to ensure the vital pr... Read More
  • December News Bites
    Council makes submission for missing link in cycle network DOUGLAS Shire Council will lodge a submission to the Cycle Network... Read More