Business and economic development
Information and assistance to access leading agencies and industries in the region, providing key resources in economic, tourism, aviation, marine, education and agricultural sectors. More
Information about the Cairns region written in simplified Chinese. More
Cairns is an ideal location for filming, photography, documentaries, television programs and commercials. More
TNQ Innovation Awards
The Tropical North Queensland Innovation Awards recognise and reward progressive businesses, innovators and entrepreneurs from across the region. More
Economic development strategy
One of Council's key goals is to shape a strong, diversified and sustainable regional economy that supports new and existing industry and business activities. More
Upcoming events for business:
Date: Thu 01 Jun 01:00 pm
Location: Hilton Cairns
A solutions-focussed energy forum to help businesses save.
Developing Northern Australia Conference
Date: Mon 19 Jun
Location: Pullman Cairns International
Cost: Day registration from $500
A must-attend conference focusing on progress, growth and investment in Northern Australia.
Government tendering workshop
Date: Fri 07 Jul 08:00 am
Location: Department of State Development
Ground Floor, Ports North Building
Corner Grafton and Hartley streets, Cairns.
Cost: $50 per person
Learn about tendering for government work and major projects.
Last updated: 25 May 2017