• Fitness program to get back up and running
    A FITNESS program tailored for beginners and older residents will return to Port Douglas and Mossman later this year. Douglas... Read More
  • Council searching for Mossman Pool staff
    Council is on the lookout for staff to dive in and operate a 50-metre swimming pool in Mossman. From September 1, the Mossman... Read More
  • Countdown begins for huge art event to come to Douglas
    ONE of the biggest art events the Douglas Shire has ever seen will highlight the region’s environmental significance when i... Read More
  • August Council Meeting briefs
    Council approves radio towers THREE new radio towers will be built at the Mossman Gorge to improve communications and visitor... Read More
  • Council adopts bid for crisis accommodation
    A PROPOSED operational model for crisis accommodation in Douglas Shire that helps women and children rebuild their lives afte... Read More
  • Reservoir roof works cap off project delivery
    CONTRACTORS have started replacing the roof at the old Craiglie Reservoir as an exciting period of capital works investment k... Read More
  • Port Shorts gets Council’s backing
    THE coolest film festival in the tropics just got a warm reception at Council chambers. Douglas Shire Council has moved to su... Read More
  • 20 August 2019 Ordinary Council Meeting
    An Ordinary Council meeting will be held on Tuesday, 20 August 2019, at 10am.  The agenda and minutes can be downloaded belo... Read More
  • Council looks to improve wheelie bin service
    DOUGLAS Shire Council hopes a community survey will help lift the lid on ways to improve its wheelie bin service. Residents, ... Read More
  • Senior’s Week 2019 activities
    Douglas Shire Council helped pull together a jam-packed and diverse program for Seniors Week 2019. Thank you to our partners ... Read More