Business and economic development

Follow the below links to discover why Cairns is perfectly positioned for local, national and international business and investors to live, visit and do business.

Invest

Cairns offers lucrative investment opportunities in tourism, international education, agribusiness, marine services, property and more. Read more

Starting & growing your business

Cairns Regional Council is committed to supporting local businesses. When starting or expanding a business, information and advice at the early stages is critical. Read more

Research & Data

Research and data to help inform business and investment decisions. Read more

Economic development strategies

Council has strategies for a strong, diversified and sustainable regional economy that supports new and existing industry, investment and business activities. Read more

Film

Cairns is an ideal location for filming, photography, documentaries, television programs and commercials. Read more

Cairns 2050 Shared Vision

‘Sign-on’ and show your support for the Cairns shared vision 2050 Read more

TNQ Innovation Awards

The Tropical North Queensland Innovation Awards recognise and reward progressive businesses, innovators and entrepreneurs from across the region. Read more

eUpdates

News to help inform business and investment decisions. Read more

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Cairns is perfectly positioned for local, national and international businesses and investors to live, visit and do business.

Upcoming events for business:

Blogging for Business

Date: Tue 20 Aug
Time: 9:00am - 10:30am
Location: 4/194 McLeod St, North Cairns 4870

Contact: Y(E)P Cairns 0488047111

Hands-on workshop Blogging for Business More

How to Work with Your Developers

Date: Wed 21 Aug
Time: 5:30am - 7:00am
Location: 4/194 McLeod Street, Cairns North 4870

Contact: Y(E)P Cairns 0488047111

YEP 'How to Work With Your Developers' workshop More

Taking Care of Business in the Startup Phase

Date: Tue 27 Aug
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Location: 4/194 McLeod St, North Cairns

Contact: Y(E)P Cairns 0488047111

Taking care of business workshop More

Beginners Workshop in Event Management

Date: Fri 11 Oct
Time: 9:30am - 2:00pm
Location: Cairns Regional Council, Civic Reception Rooms, 119-145 Spence Street, Cairns

Cost: FREE

Contact: Community Services 4044 3095

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Beginners Workshop in Event Management

Date: Wed 4 Dec
Time: 9:30am - 2:00pm
Location: Cairns Regional Council, Civic Reception Rooms, 119-145 Spence Street, Cairns

Cost: FREE

Contact: Community Services 4044 3095

Learn the secrets of the event trade More

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Last updated: 31 May 2019