The disaster dashboard gives you very useful information for the preparation for any disaster within the Douglas Shire
For emergencies call 000 or view the list of useful contacts for non-emergency matters
Massive concrete pour builds capacity for sustained growth of Port Douglas
One of the largest concrete pours in the Douglas Shire since the construction of Sheraton Mirage put Port Douglas on the international tourism map in the 1980s has paved the way for the continued grow ...Published: 14 Sep 2017 9:07 am
Council has excellent opportunities available for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and team oriented individuals with a commitment to providing excellence in customer service. WHO WE NEED Finance ...Published: 13 Sep 2017 2:30 pm
Council to trial Daintree Ferry 'early bird' discount to reduce waiting times
Douglas Shire Council will launch an “early bird” discount to encourage visitors to travel on the Daintree Ferry before 9am in time for the upcoming school holidays. The Daintree Ferry has expe ...Published: 06 Sep 2017 3:55 pm
Foxton Bridge Flood Cam
Douglas Shire Council has installed a Flood Cam at the northern approach to Mossman just before Foxton Bridge to assist our communities.
The Flood Cam updates every 15 minutes to enable motorists to assess whether the road is closed or not due to flooding.
Motorists are urged to obey Road Closed signs at all times and remember “If It’s Flooded, Forget It”.