Council News

Community information

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander information

Information for and about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (First Peoples). More...

Citizenship Ceremonies

Citizenship ceremonies

Cairns Regional Council conducts Australian Citizenship Ceremonies each month for registered applicants. More...

Community Grants

Community grants

Council's Community Grant Program provides financial and in-kind assistance to eligible community groups and organisations for cultural, social, sport and economic development initiatives. Limited funds are available through a competitive process. More...

Community Development

Community services

Council enhances social well-being through strategies for community, cultural and economic development, social planning and delivery of community services. More...

Community safety

Council delivers a number of services and programs to enhance community safety. More...

Cyclone Larry

Cyclone and flood emergency information

Information on how to prepare for and what to do in the case of a natural disaster such as a cyclone, storm surge or flooding. More...

Disability services

Disability services

Council works to enhance the quality of life for people with disabilities. Programs include the Access for All Directory, Disability Action Week Awards, Accessible Cairns forums and more. More...

Report graffiti vandalism to the Graffiti Stop hotline by phone, sms or online

GraffitiSTOP

Council supports GraffitiSTOP, a Queensland Government initiative in the fight against graffiti. Graffiti is vandalism and is a crime. More...

Multicultural information

Multicultural information

Council fosters an inclusive, cohesive and open society. We promote equal rights, responsibilities and opportunities for all in our region, regardless of culture, ethnicity, religion or gender. More...

Annual events

Regional Events

Including Australia Day, Mayor's Charity Golf Day, Pets in the Park, Sustainable Living Expo, Tropical Innovation Awards, Carnival on Collins, Mayor's Christmas Appeal, Carols by Candlelight. More...