Croydon Shire is located just south of the base of the Gulf of Carpentaria in Far North Queensland. The Shire is approximately 2,200 kilometres by road from the State capital, Brisbane. Encompassing an area of 29,538 square kilometres, Croydon Shire is approximately half the size of Tasmania and offers a unique and beautiful outback experience. Croydon Shire forms part of the Gulf Region.
The continued improvement to the quality of life of residents through the provision of quality services is Croydon Shire Council's most important role. Council supports the continued broadening of the economic base of the Shire which ultimately will assist with improving all aspects of community wellbeing. Croydon Shire Council is committed to working effectively to deliver positive outcomes for our residents. Read More