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Public Notices

Rate Notices

13th February 2018

Half yearly Rate Notices were issued on Monday 12 February 2018 and are due for payment on or before 31 March 2018. Any payments made after the print date, 6 February 2018, will not be shown on the Rate Notice. Interest is charged on overdue rates at 11% per annum (0 .03% per day). Ratepayers may di...

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Hinchinbrook Shire Council - Office Closure

13th February 2018

The Hinchinbrook Shire Council Lannercost Street Office, Council Depot, Hinchinbrook Shire Library and Warrens Hill Waste Management Facility will be closed between 2.15pm and 4.15pm, Thursday 15 February 2018. Council apologises for any inconvenience this may cause and look forward to being of assi...

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Dungeness Channel Dredging Investigation - Notification of Works

13th February 2018

Hinchinbrook Shire Council has engaged Jacobs Group (Australia) Pty Ltd to undertake a geotechnical investigation for the Dungeness Channel Dredging Project as well as for the proposed new floating walkway at the Dungeness Boat Launching Facility.  The works will be undertaken between Tuesday 2...

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Combining Water Consumption Notices and General Rate Notices

12th January 2018

Hinchinbrook Shire Council would like to advise ratepayers that as per Council decision, Special Budget Meeting 29 June 2017, Water Consumption Notices and Rate Notices will now be combined. Rate Notices, which will include water usage charges, will be issued in February 2018 with payment due by 31 ...

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Christmas Bulk Bin Services 2017/2018

16th December 2017

Council is once again providing supplementary Christmas Bulk Bins at tourism hot spots around the Shire to help reduce littering and keep Hinchinbrook’s pristine beaches and coastlines litter free during this festive season. One Bulk Bin will be delivered to each site on 22 December 2017. Bulk...

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Calendar or Meetings - 2018

16th December 2017

In accordance with Section 277 of the Local Government Regulation 2012, Council hereby advises of the following meeting dates for 2018 to which the public may attend: Month General Meeting  Tuesday 9.00am January  30 February  27 March 27 April 24 May 29 June 36 J...

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Yanks Jetty Annual Maintenance

30th November 2017

Rhino Dive Pty Ltd will be undertaking maintenance on Yanks Jetty, Orpheus Island during the week commencing Tuesday 5 December 2017, weather permitting. The maintenance is expected to take two days and during this time the jetty will be closed. Signage will be in place to inform visitors of the jet...

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Electronic Rate Notices

18th November 2017

Hinchinbrook Shire Council ratepayers can now register to receive half-yearly Rate Notices via email. To register, please visit the Electronic Rate Notice page, complete and return the Electronic Rate Notice(s) Registration form. Ratepayers with email addresses in Council’s database autom...

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Combining Water Consumption Notices and General Rates Notices

18th November 2017

Hinchinbrook Shire Council would like to advise ratepayers that as per Council decision, Special Budget Meeting 29 June 2017, Water Consumption Notices and Rate Notices will now be combined. Rate Notices, which will include water usage charges will be issued in February 2018 with payment due by 31 M...

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Feral Pig Management Program

11th November 2017

Notice is hereby given that Hinchinbrook Shire Council, in cooperation with the Department of National Parks, Sports and Racing, and the Department of Natural Resources and Mines, are intending to conduct an aerial shoot to control feral pigs. The areas covered during this program will include &ldqu...

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