GWN Top Tourism Town Awards for 2019

Congratulations to our colleagues in tourism for getting our beautiful Cocos (Keeling) Islands paradise in the finals of  the GWN7 Top Tourism Town Awards for 2019!

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From the CEO's Desk 25 Juy 2019

DIRECTION ISLAND RESORT PROPOSAL:  One of the topics we were asked to address in our radio segment last Tuesday morning was an update on the proposal from Cocos Boronia Resorts on the Direction Island resort proposal. 

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From the CEO's Desk 12 July 2019

REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT ORGANISATION INVESTIGATIONS INTO PLASTICS RECYCLING :  The Regional Development Organisation recognises environmental disaster caused by ocean plastics and the impact this can have on our tourism brand.

From the CEO's Desk 27 June 2019

COUNCIL MEETING:  The June Council meeting on West Island resulted in Council decisions on the following:
· New fees and charges for 2019/20;
· A review of the Delegations Register;
· Importation of two cars to Home Island for work / projects;

From the CEO's Desk 14 June 2019

HAYI RAYA LIGHTS COMPETITION: The Shire’s annual Hari Raya lights competition was held last week and it proved to be the best one yet.

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From the CEO's Desk 30 May 2019

SELAMAT HARI RAYA: Firstly all of us at the Shire would like to wish the Community Selamat Hari Raya Aidil Fitri. May you have a   joyful celebration with your loved friends and family and prosperous days head. 

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From the CEO's Desk 17 May 2019

WELCOME TO NEW SHIRE TEAM MEMBERS:  We were delighted to welcome two new members to the Shire team,  Suzie Bulka, Communications and IT Officer and Adim Hajat, Sport and Recreation Officer.

From the CEO's Desk 02 May 2019

MAJU PULU KITA master plan: We are so very excited to advise that at the April Council meeting, Council approved the release of the draft Maju Pulu Kita Master Plan for public comment.

From the CEO's Desk - 21 March 2019

This has been a week of reflection. It has been filled with such deep sorrow about the tragedy in New Zealand while discovering a new found appreciation for what we have on Cocos. Our caring community serves as a model for harmony and mutual respect. 

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From the CEO's Desk - 21 February

February Council Meeting:
Council’s Annual Electors Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday 27 February at 3.45pm at the West Island CRC with the Ordinary Meeting of Council immediately following. 

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