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DSSG/Douglas Shire Council Q & A - Water Security click here

DSSG fears for reef click here

DSSG calls for discussion on 30 year Daintree plan click here

Douglas Shire Council to invest locally for Healthy Reef Project - click here

DSSG Submission re: WANGETTI TRAIL ALIGNMENT - click here

Response from Douglas Shire Council to DSSG concern over expansion of Prawn Farm at Killaloe click here

DSSG Comments on discussion paper - ‘Enhancing regulations to ensure clean water for a healthy Great Barrier Reef and a prosperous Queensland’ click here

Queensland Government, legislate your renewable energy target DSSG signs the pledge click here

Boomerang Bags Douglas 
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Qld. Crocodile Management Plan click here

Douglas Shire Council Economic Development Strategy Workshop

Read more, click here 

Eliminate Dengue Program

The DSSG is very excited to be represented on the Douglas Shire Community Reference Group for this very important research program. click here

DSSG 2016/2017 Strategic Plan
To view the plan, click here

Find us on Facebook
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2019 ANNUAL REPORT click here

MINUTES 2018 AGM click here 

2018 ANNUAL REPORT click here


Local Laws Review click here

Daintree Ferry click here

Macrossan Street, Warner Street, Waterfront South Precinct click here


Douglas Shire Sustainability Group Submission to Proposed Planning Scheme click here 

2016 Council Election DSSG survey questionnaire results 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.