Douglas Chamber Committee attended the official opening of the DOUGLAS Shire Council’s largest ever capital works project – the new 20 mega litre Port Douglas Water Supply Reservoir.Read More
LET US KNOW YOUR THOUGHTS on the recent proposal to introduce a Designated Area Migration Agreement to the tropical North....
Skilled labour shortages have emerged as a key constraint on business activities in recent quarters, particularly after recent long overdue jobs growth….Read More
🕯In the lead up to Christmas, the Douglas Chamber of Commerce is celebrating and supporting our local businesses through the festive season.
To help fuel our small business community, we encourage people to shop small, spend local, eat local and enjoy locally….Read More
Get behind our wonderful local community by supporting this amazing night of talent with local and interstate artists...whether it is lending your support as a business, or attending with family and friends...keep the local spirit alive!Read More
❝LIZ Ross, the recently appointed president of the Douglas Chamber of Commerce will be looking to make a number of significant changes over the next twelve months.Read More
Do you have an interest in the Pacific Labour Scheme? This is a new Federal Government initiative launched in July 2018, which allows businesses to access workers from Pacific island countries. The Scheme is already being used by businesses in the tourism industry to help to meet its labour shortages.Read More
Economic taskforces designed to create jobs and pump more dollars into Douglas Shire will investigate ways to tap into the Mossman Mill Transition Project.
Douglas Shire Council has announced that it will push the project onto the agenda of its two taskforces after the Federal Government committed $20 million to keep the mill running.