IMPORTANT COVID-19 INFORMATION

Council is working closely with local service providers to ensure the community has up-to-date, relevant local information regarding COVID-19.

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WILTON ACCESS ROAD | TEMPORARY PART CLOSURE

Works are due to commence on the upgrade of the Wilton Access Road in Cooktown. Read more.

ROADWORKS | MELALEUCA STREET, COOKTOWN

Works are due to commence on the upgrade of Melaleuca Street in Cooktown. Read more. 

WORKS NOTIFICATION | COOKTOWN WATERFRONT / WILLIAM DAKU PARK

Please be advised that works to the ANZAC Toilets and construction of a shade structure next to the water play park at William Daku Park are due to commence on Tuesday 27 April 2021. Read more. 

ROADWORKS | FLAGGY ROAD, MUNGUMBY ROAD, ARCHER POINT ROAD

Works are due to commence on the upgrade of waterway crossings at Flaggy Road, Mungumby Road, and Archer Point Road. Find out more

REVITALISATION OF CHARLOTTE STREET TO COMMENCE

Cook Shire Council is pleased to announce that revitalisation works to Charlotte Street in Cooktown are due to commence in coming weeks. Read more. 

TRACK REPAIRS GRASSY HILL TO CHERRY TREE BAY 

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TEARS OF JOY AS RECONCILATION ROCKS ARTWORKS ARE INSTALLED

On Tuesday 16 March 2021, a Traditional Waymburr Owner was overheard likening the torrential downpour over Cooktown to “tears of joy from Ancestral Elders” as Traditional Owners joined artist and sculptor Braham Stevens, architects, Council staff and the project management team to witness the installation of the artworks at the revitalised Reconciliation Rocks precinct. Read more. 

WORKS COMMENCE ON COOKTOWN SHIRE HALL

Works have commences on the restoration of Cooktown's iconic and much-loved heritage-listed Shire Hall on Helen Street. Read more. 

LARGER THAN LIFE ARTWORKS TO CELEBRATE COOKTOWN'S RECONCILIATION ROCKS STORY

Installation of two larger-than-life sculptures that celebrate and commemorate the first recorded act of Reconciliation that took place in Waymburr (the area now known as Cooktown) at Reconciliation Rocks in 1770, is due to commence in coming weeks. Read more.

CONTRACTS | CURRENT TENDERS AND SUBMISSIONS

Due to Cook Shire's commitment to open and effective competition, we will regularly call for tenders on projects to ensure the best contractor is sourced, locally where possible. For all all of Council's current tenders and submissions click here

 

ABN: 45 425 085 688

10 Furneaux Street Cooktown, Qld 4895

Mail: PO Box 3 Cooktown, Qld 4895

Email: mail@cook.qld.gov.au

Phone: (07) 4082 0500

Fax: (07) 4082 0588

Hours: 8.45am-4.45pm Monday to Friday