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About Council

Learn more about the Hinchinbrook Shire Council

Citizenship Ceremonies

Hinchinbrook Shire Council Citizenship Ceremonies

Community Events Calendar

A place where you can find and share events that are happening in the Hinchinbrook community.


Impounded Animals

Please find listed below all animals currently being housed at the Hinchinbrook Shire Council's pound.

For further information regarding the release of animals please contact Council on 4776 4600.

Owners of animals displayed below will have three to five working days to organise collection, dependant upon registration and microchipping requirements. 

Animals will be available for rehoming after 2.00pm on the exit date.  Anyone interested in rehoming an animal can register their interest with Council. This needs to be completed before noon on the exit date.

To notify Council regarding an animal:

Adopt an Animal 

If you are interested in adopting an animal from Council please use the form below to register your interest. 

Animal Adoption - Expression of Interest form

Upon successful application to adopt an animal, a registration fee must be paid to Hinchinbrook Shire Council prior to the release of the animal. 

Currently Impounded Animals  

Male - Bull Arab Cross

Impounded from Masters Road, Toobanna on Tuesday 24 May 2022

Due exit date:  2.00pm, Friday 27 May 2022

Age:  Approximately two years old

Microchipped: No 

Desexed: No 


Impounded from McIlwraith Street, Ingham on Monday 23 May 2022

Due exit date:  2.00pm, Thursday 26 May 2022

Age:  Approximately six months old

Tasman Turtle's Picnic Day

Tasman Turtle's Picnic Day

Tasman Turtle’s Picnic Day is a free family event that focuses on being environmentally friendly.

Date: Saturday 28 May 2022

Time: 9.00am - 2.00pm

Where: TYTO Parklands

Cost: Free

Further information click here

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