From the CEO's Desk 31 October 2019
ELECTION RESULTS - COUNCIL ELECTIONS 2019: By now most people will be aware that Jamil Ibram and Mazlan Hamiril are our newly elected Councillors and that Seriwati Iku was re-elected. Congratulations thank you to all candidates, including Kenneth Zakaria Lakina, for your interest in serving your community.
Result of the Election for The Shire of Cocos Keeling Islands
Please click link to see the result of the Election for The Shire of Cocos (Keeling) Islands.
From the CEO's Desk 17 October 2019
COUNCIL ELECTIONS 2019: At the time of writing, we are gearing up for the Local Government Elections on Saturday 19 October. By the time this Atoll is published and distributed we will be in the midst of election day so I would like to take this opportunity to acknowledge all candidates for their interest in serving their community.
From the CEO's Desk 03 October 2019
MINISTER AND ADMINISTRATOR VISIT: We were pleased to welcome The Hon. Nola Marino, Assistant Minister for Regional Development and Territories to Cocos last week. During this week Assistant Minister Marino engaged with the community at a range of events and meetings. We are sure that Assistant Minister Marino not only enjoyed her first visit to Cocos but also found it very useful and is now well informed about the opportunities and challenges we face as a community.
AN ELECTION IS TO BE HELD ON SATURDAY, 19 OCTOBER
For offices of council member of the Shire of Cocos (Keeling) Islands
From the CEO's Desk 19 September 2019
MINISTER AND ADMINISTRATOR VISIT: We look forward to welcoming The Hon. Nola Marino, Assistant Minister for Regional Development and Territories to Cocos from 24 to 27 September.
From the CEO's Desk 23 August 2019
MAJU PULU KITA MASTERPLAN UPDATE: TRANNIES BEACH: Sincere thanks to Jack O’Donnell for his support in upgrading the lighting at Trannies. This contribution to the community is greatly appreciated.
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.
There was some very creative and artistic flair on display which made judging very difficult. Thank you to those who registered to participate in the event. Congratulations to winners Rizal and Norashifah of House 21 ! Congratulations also to Fadullah and Pak & Mak Nuraz who came runners up. Start planning for next year!