News and Featured Programs

Rodent Incursion Response

Friday 4 June 2021

Update on the rodent incursion response

Opening Hours Christmas 2020 and New Year 2021

Friday 18 December 2020

Please see the table below for the Board’s opening hours over the Christmas and New Year period. From all the staff at the Board we wish you a merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous New Year.

Casual/Temporary Employment Pools

Monday 7 December 2020

The Lord Howe Island Board is seeking expressions of interest from persons who would like to be considered for casual or temporary work opportunities as they may arise.

Information for Applicants and associated Role Descriptions are attached as follows:

Request For Quotes - Photography & Drone Imagery

Tuesday 29 September 2020

The Lord Howe Island Board is seeking quotes from appropriately skilled individuals with an ABN to deliver one or more of the following services in order to record the progress and completion of the Solar PV Hybrid Renewable Energy Project.

Re-opening of Island - Repeal of Lord Howe Island COVID-19 – Public Health Order

Saturday 26 September 2020

The Chair of the Board was advised last night that Minister Hazzard has signed the Public Health (COVID-19...

COVID-19 Update Status of Re-opening of Island

Tuesday 22 September 2020

As many of you will be aware, a request to re-open Lord Howe Island through a repeal of the current Public Health Order followed a resolution by the Lord Howe Island Board at its meeting of 8 September 2020.

BIOSECURITY ALERT - Coptotermes Termites

Tuesday 1 September 2020

A potentially destructive termite has been discovered on Lord Howe Island. Coptotermes termites are widely distributed on mainland Australia and include the most destructive species which damage timber houses and structures.

Board Meeting – 8 September 2020

Tuesday 1 September 2020

The Lord Howe Island Board will meet on Tuesday 8 September 2020.

The meeting will be held at the Public Hall with mainland based Board Members joining by teleconference.

The meeting agenda and open papers are available on the Lord Howe Island Board website.

COVID-19 Update - Public Health Order No.4 28 August 2020

Friday 28 August 2020

Last night the Lord Howe Island Board was advised that the Minister for Health has extended the Lord Howe Island Health Order.