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Water restrictions

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Free guided birdwatching tour

Free bird watching guided walk every Tuesday commencing at 8.30am. Bring binoculars and wear walking shoes. More

100 Club Race Day

After a busy Christmas and New Year, what better place to kick back and relax than the 100 Club Race Day! More

Australia Day Brekkie - Cairns Esplanade

Celebrate what's great about our nation at the Cairns Esplanade Australia Day Backyard BBQ! More

Australia Day Celebrations - Palm Cove

Celebrate what's great about our nation at Palm Cove's Australia Day Backyard BBQ! More

Latest News

Level 1 water restrictions to commence

Level 1 water restrictions to commence

Changes to CBD regulated parking from January

Changes to CBD regulated parking from January

Keep pets safe these holidays

Keep pets safe these holidays

Design reflects rainforest vision

Design reflects rainforest vision

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πŸ₯“πŸ³πŸŒ­ Join us for a free brekkie and family entertainment this Australia Day. Cairns Esplanade: https://www.facebook.com/events/176160679804411 Palm Cove: https://www.facebook.com/events/178041736127789
WANTED: Trainee Store Person (Fixed Term 12 Months) includes a Certificate III in Warehousing Operations Applications close Monday, 22 January 2018. Visit: http://bit.ly/2DjINxf
🚧🚧🚧 Road works are scheduled for Kerwin Street on 17 January, from 7am to 6pm, in an effort to create more car parking spaces in the hospital precinct. During works the road will be closed to all traffic. Line markings are scheduled for Thursday morning, 18 January with the road expected to be reopened by 10am.
πŸ“§ Want your next rates notice via email? Register now at: http://bit.ly/2D2xVDM
⚠️ 360 illegal dumping sites in 12 months ⚠️
πŸ“£ We are back to our usual operating hours! πŸ“£ Our Customer Service desk and call centre are open Monday to Friday from 8.00am to 5.00pm
2017 Facts & Figures - Infrastructure
Technical difficulties interrupted our broadcast so here’s the rest of the show!
The crowd is steadily building down on the Cairns Esplanade. Less than an hour until the first fireworks show! Can’t be here in person? Check back in at 9pm to watch them live on our Facebook page.
🚍 🚏 Stay safe tonight, with our FREE bus service after midnight. For timetables and routes visit https://goo.gl/vQZ4VH
2017 Facts & Figures - Playgrounds
2017 Facts & Figures - Cycling Paths & Footpaths
2017 Facts & Figures - School of Arts Refurbishment
2017 Facts & Figures - E-waste and Battery Collection
Our customer service call centre is open with reduced hours 8am-3pm from today until Friday (29 Dec). Outside of these hours, our emergency call centre can be reached on 1300 69 22 47. More info on Council services and venues: http://www.cairns.qld.gov.au/whats-on/christmas-holiday-opening-hours
2017 Facts & Figures - Tree Planting