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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.


Careers at Council

COVID-19 immunisation requirements 

Under the new Queensland Government measures linked to COVID-19 vaccination status, some positions in Council require the employee to be COVID-19 double vaccinated by 17 December 2021. If the position you are applying for is one of these, it will be identified as such. Candidates for the positions requiring COVID-19 double vaccination will be required to submit suitable evidence of their vaccination status during the application process.

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Hinchinbrook Shire Council offers a wide range of employment opportunities. We have over 120 different types of jobs. Every employee plays a part in making Hinchinbrook Shire a great place to live, work and play. We offer many exciting and diverse jobs, whether you are starting a career or looking for further experience.  As one of the biggest employers in the region we offer a wide range of professional, trade and labour positions. We also offer traineeships and apprenticeships, work experience and volunteer positions.

Learn more about the Hinchinbrook Shire

Just over an hour's drive north of Townsville, Hinchinbrook is your gateway to the stunning wet tropics. Our Shire is encompassed by ancient tropical rainforest, rugged tropical islands and the Great Barrier Reef. The home of Australia's highest single drop waterfall, Wallaman Falls and the departure point for the iconic wild Hinchinbrook Island. Everything you need to have an quintessential tropical Queensland experience is found in Hinchinbrook, from wilderness, indigenous experience, gourmet local food, history and world class fishing.

For more information regarding the Hinchinbrook Shire please visit the Hinchinbrook Way website.

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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