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
Ordinary Council Meeting – 21 November 2017
An Ordinary Council meeting will be held on Tuesday 21 November 2017, at 10am. The agenda and minutes can be downloaded below as they become available. [wpfilebase tag=file id=4340 tpl=d ...Published: 17 Nov 2017 3:27 pm
Cutting-edge robotics and computer coding to captivate Douglas youth
DOUGLAS Shire whiz-kids will enter the futuristic world of robotics and coding at the Mossman Library this week. The library will host a free “walk in and play” session on Saturday for school-age ...Published: 16 Nov 2017 8:59 am
Council urges Cook candidates to listen to Douglas Shire voters
DOUGLAS Shire Council has released a State Election wish list for Cook candidates to consider before voters head to ballot box next week. Removal of boat wrecks from Dickson Inlet, dredging at the Ne ...Published: 16 Nov 2017 8:38 am
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”.