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2017 Great Barrier Reef Masters Games

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Safety drives carpark upgrade

Safety drives carpark upgrade
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Lower energy use leads to savings

Lower energy use leads to savings
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Rainforest trail could be iconic tourism feature

Rainforest trail could be iconic tourism feature
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Some fantastic results in the latest State of the Environment Report. Energy and water use is down, tree planting is up and we're saving $$ http://www.cairns.qld.gov.au/council/news-publications/media-releases/releases/enviro-16
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The Wangetti Trail concept plan is set to enter its next phase of planning, with a project working group to look at how it will be managed and to look for funding opportunities. The trail would follow the coast from Palm Cove to Port Douglas and has the potential to inject $10 million a year into the regional economy. http://www.cairns.qld.gov.au/council/news-publications/media-releases/releases/wangetti-trail
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National Simultaneous Storytime is on today! Come along to the City, Earlville and Smithfield Libraries at 11am to join in :)
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Wednesday, 24 May 2017
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Have you ever wondered what happens to your recycling after it's taken away? Come along to this free info session to learn more about how recycling works and why it's important to always recycle right. No bookings required, just come along.
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Come along for your chance to share in almost $4000 in prizes at ECOfiesta 2017 this Sunday! Get all the info on what's happening via ECOevents Cairns or cairns.qld.gov.au/ecofiesta
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It's not too late to register for the FREE ECOenergy forum on 1 June. Learn from industry experts how to take charge of your energy costs with business ready solutions.
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Ticket requests for the GC2018 Commonwealth Games close tonight! Cairns is an event city for GC2018 and the best basketballer players in the Commonwealth will be here for their preliminary rounds. If you want to see greatness and witness history being made, join us at GC2018. Request tickets now to give yourself the best chance to be a part of the largest event Australia will see this decade. Hurry! Ticket requests close tonight at 11.59pm (AEST). https://www.gc2018.com/tickets
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One week to go! https://www.facebook.com/events/595382167327864/?ti=icl
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Dog attacks are 100% preventable. Can your dog escape from your house or yard?
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Saturday, 20 May 2017
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We're doing some drainage repair works on Trinity Beach Road next week between Oyster Ct and Rabaul St. Work will start on Monday and take around 5 days (weather permitting). There will be some partial road closures and detours in place. Please drive carefully and follow any directions. Thanks for your patience and cooperation.
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We are incredibly saddened by the passing of Charles Woodward. The current Cairns Citizen of the Year, Charles was a true visionary of the tourism industry and great contributor to the Cairns community. He will be deeply missed by all.
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With the rain around, it's the perfect time to add some mulch to your garden and protect it from the upcoming dry season. Get your free mulch until Monday 22 May from these locations: http://www.cairns.qld.gov.au/whats-on/whats-on/events/mulch
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Dog attacks are 100% preventable. Can your dog escape from your house or yard?
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Did you know the most common step taken to save water in the garden is by using mulch? Reduce your water consumption this dry season and let your plants thrive and survive by stopping in at your local transfer station to collect your FREE MULCH from this Friday! Full details: http://www.cairns.qld.gov.au/whats-on/whats-on/events/mulch
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Join us for a Community Dog Walk at Forest Gardens. Session starts with a FREE obedience class followed by a pack walk through nearby parks and paths. Meet up near the tennis courts. Please remember to have your pooch on a lead and scoop the poop. This event made possible through your dog rego fees
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Want to save money on your business energy costs? Register now to secure your place at this FREE event on 1 June! Hear from experts with tips on energy monitoring and efficiency, demand management, tariffs and pricing, solar power and scalable renewable energy solutions. Book online http://bit.ly/2pP9bVV
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Dog attacks are 100% preventable. Are you walking your dog on a lead? Why not?
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Looking for something to do with the littlies on the Southside tomorrow? Join us at the Teddy Bears Picnic at Gordonvale to celebrate National Families Week.
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To all the mums out there. Have a wonderful day :)
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Saturday, 13 May 2017
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You never know what you'll find at the Buy Back Shop. Open every Thursday - Sunday. http://www.cairns.qld.gov.au/water-waste-roads/waste/facilities/buybackshop
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Time is running out to nominate a local hero as a baton bearer for the 2018GC Commonwealth Games. Nominations close 5pm, May 15 so don't delay www.gc2018.com/qbr
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Mayor Bob was on hand this morning to help announce the brand new awards program for the Cairns Indigenous Art Fair. Council is chipping in by sponsoring an award for the most outstanding response to the CIAF annual theme by a Queensland art centre. This year's theme is "Family Values". We look forward to seeing the calibre of works that will be entered in the awards. Mayor Bob is pictured with CIAF Artistic Director Janina Harding and Chris Marsh of Marsh Property, who is sponsoring the Emerging Artist award category.