Have your say

There are many ways for residents to get involved with their community and Council, including events, forums and community engagement opportunities.

Current engagement opportunities

Project Open date Closing date Status
Flooding issues in Stratford and Freshwater Flooding issues in Stratford and Freshwater. Read more 01/03/2015 01/03/2016 Open
The Precinct The Precinct will incorporate a new purpose-built theatre and lush tropical parklands Read more 24/05/2015 03/03/2016 Open
Sugarworld Parklands Draft Masterplan Council is seeking your views on the Sugarworld Parklands Draft Masterplan which will guide future development of the site. Read more 18/09/2015 12/10/2015 Open

Completed engagement activities

Project Open date Closing date Status
Active Living program Council is looking for feedback from instructors, attendees and the general public to make sure the program continues to meet the needs of our community. Read more 24/03/2015 17/04/2015 Closed
Future of Sugarworld Parklands Your feedback will help use create a new masterplan to guide the development of Sugarworld Parkland. Read more 13/03/2015 24/04/2015 Closed
Bridge naming request - Babinda Creek Residents are asked to consider a request to name the Babinda Creek Bridge the 'John Sganzerla Bridge'. Read more 13/04/2015 01/05/2015 Closed
Keith Edwick Park and Machans Beach rock wall development plan We want your ideas about how Keith Edwick Park, and nearby areas along the new Machans Beach rock wall, can be improved. Read more 14/04/2015 27/04/2015 Closed
Northern Beaches Youth Activity Precinct Northern Beaches Youth Activity Precinct will create an active space for use by BMX riders, scooters, skaters and even parkour. Read more 10/05/2015 18/05/2015 Closed
Shields Street tree removal and replacement program A street tree removal and replacement program is proposed for a section of Shields Street Read more 12/05/2015 25/05/2015 Closed
Stoney Ck Rd pathway An on-road and off-road pathway is proposed for Stoney Ck Rd. Read more 20/05/2015 05/06/2015 Closed
Fuller Park Master Plan Council has developed a master plan for Fuller Park in an effort to deliver the most efficient use of the space. Read more 13/07/2015 31/07/2015 Closed
Proposed significant changes to draft Cairns Region Planning Scheme Council proposes several "significant changes" to particular areas of the draft Cairns Region Planning Scheme. Read more 13/07/2015 25/08/2015 Closed
Thomson Road Master Plan Thomson Road Difficult to locate Sports Master Plan. Read more 01/01/2015 18/08/2015 Closed
Keith Edwick Park Improvements Master Plan for improvements to Keith Edwick Park, Machans Beach. Read more 07/08/2015 04/09/2015 Closed
Yorkeys Knob Foreshore Council is developing an improvement plan and vegetation management plan for the Yorkeys Knob Foreshore and Goodward Park. Read more 20/08/2015 18/09/2015 Closed

Archived projects

Details of community engagement projects completed prior to March 2015 can be found on our community engagement archives website.

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Last updated: 27 August 2015