The CairnsPlan 2016 is Cairns Regional Council's plan for the future development and sustainable growth of Cairns. CairnsPlan 2016 is a balanced plan that encourages growth while maintaining the qualities and characteristics that make the Cairns region special.
The CairnsPlan 2016 Version 2.0 commenced on 9 September 2019 and was superseded by Version 2.1 which commenced on 11 November 2019.
It was made up of two key components: the document and the associated maps. The maps are available as PDF maps or can be viewed using the interactive mapping.