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2016  Douglas Shire Council Election
DSSG Candidate Survey
Questions and Responses
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Plastic Free Douglas
Strategic Planning Meeting
Focus: Plastic Bags
Thursday 14th April 2016  

Next Committee Meeting
Thursday 21st April 2016

DSSG 2015/2016 Strategic Plan
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Current Council Election DSSG survey questionnaire media release click here 

2015 DSSG ANNUAL REPORT click here

Established to protect the environment of the Douglas Shire and promote sustainable development.

Objectives of DSSG:

  • To promote the preservation and conservation of the unique environment with the Douglas Shire and its surrounds.
  • To promote the preservation and conservation of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.
  • To promote and encourage the adoption of the principles of ecologically sustainable development to all sectors of the community throughout the Douglas Shire.
  • To promote the education and environmental awareness of visitors and residents of the Douglas Shire in support of environmentally sustainable practices.
  • To recognise and promote the sustainable practices of the Traditional Owners of the Douglas Shire.
  • To establish a public fund which can be used to promote any of these objectives.

Feel free to contact us for more information.