Mayor's Christmas Cheer Appeal

Apply for a hamper

If you currently receive a government family benefit and have a family with children up to the age of 15 years, you may be eligible for a hamper.

Confidential applications will be taken by various community support agencies. Please do not apply directly to Cairns Regional Council.

Agency List
  • Act for kids (Bungalow) 4033 8500
  • After Care (Cairns) 4052 9000
  • Anglicare Cairns Homeless Service Hub (Cairns) 4046 8050
  • Cairns Christian Centre (Freshwater Church) 4055 1311
  • Cairns Early Years Centre (Edmonton) 4034 6800
  • Centacare Cairns (Cairns) 4044 0130
  • Child and Family Health Service (Cairns North) 4226 4333
  • Dulabed Malanbarra and Yidinji Aboriginal Corporation (Gordonvale) 4056 6981
  • Hambledon House (Edmonton) 4044 3410
  • Holy Cross (St Vincent De Paul, Smithfield) 0418 734 111
  • Marlin Coast Neighbourhood Centre (Trinity Park) 4055 6440
  • Mission Australia (Cairns) 4037 2800
  • Mookai Rosie Bi-Baynan (Earlville) 4045 6333
  • Ozcare (Cairns) 4040 6150
  • RAATSICC (Cairns) 4030 0900
  • Ruth’s Women’s Shelter (Manunda) 0419 201 554
  • Shelter Housing Action Cairns (Cairns) 4080 7410
  • Smithfield Community Mental Health (Smithfield) 4226 4871
  • St Vincent De Paul Society (Cairns) 4033 0585
  • The Salvation Army (Edge Hill) 4041 7229
  • UnitingCare Community Family Intervention Service (Bungalow) 4050 4955
  • UnitingCare Community (Mooroobool) 4050 4974
  • Warringu ATSI Corp (Cairns) 4033 1900
  • Womens Centre Cairns (Manunda) 4051 9366
  • Wuchopperen Health Service (Manunda) 4080 1036
  • Youth Link (Parramatta Park) 4031 6179

To register your organisation as one where people can apply for hampers from the Appeal, please email Council's Marketing and Communications branch on rsvp@cairns.qld.gov.au

Last updated: 04 January 2016