Council Facilities

Closures and service changes due to COVID-19

Due to the unique and complex circumstances surrounding COVID-19 (Coronavirus), temporary closures and changes apply to a wide range of Council venues, facilities and services.  Refer to our COVID-19 page for latest conditions including closures and service changes.

Cairns Botanic Gardens

Collins Ave, Edge Hill
Phone (07) 4032 6650

Tanks Arts Centre

46 Collins Ave, Edge Hill
Phone (07) 4032 6600
Website www.tanksartscentre.com

Libraries

  • Babinda, 24 Munro St (07) 4067 1112
  • Cairns City, 151 Abbott St (07) 4044 3720
  • Earlville, Stockland Shopping Centre (07) 4044 3766
  • Edmonton, 175 Bruce Hwy (07) 4044 3735
  • Gordonvale, 88 Norman St (07) 4044 3778
  • Manunda, Raintrees Shopping Centre (07) 4044 3779
  • Smithfield, Cheviot St (07) 4044 3711
  • Stratford, 11 Kamerunga Rd (07) 4044 3733

Community Centres

  • Aloomba Community Hall (07) 4056 1623
  • Babinda CWA Hall (07) 4067 1917
  • Babinda Memorial Hall (07) 4067 6162
  • Bellenden Kerr Memorial Hall (07) 4067 1324
  • Brinsmead Community Centre (07) 4044 3302
  • Edmonton Down Park Community & Pensioner Hall 0414 520 306
  • Edmonton Playgroup Hall (07) 4033 6566
  • Gordonvale Community Hall (07) 4044 3302
  • Hambledon House Community Centre (07) 4044 3410
  • Holloways Beach Community Centre 0439 747 312
  • Kewarra Beach Community Centre (07) 4044 3302
  • Mooroobool Community Hub
  • Woree Community Hall (07) 4033 7608
  • Yorkeys Knob Community Centre 0448 635 376

Camping Grounds and Caravan Parks

  • Bramston Beach (07) 4067 4121
  • Cairns Holiday Park, Cairns (07) 4051 1467
  • Fitzroy Island (07) 4030 7990
  • Palm Cove (07) 4055 3824
  • RV Campgrounds (Babinda Rotary Park, Babinda Boulders, Greenpatch) contact Customer Service 1300 69 22 47

Other facilities

Copperlode Falls Dam
Lake Morris Rd (07) 4055 7414

Cairns Esplanade
(07) 4044 3715
Website:   www.cairns.qld.gov.au/esplanade

Pound

  • Earlville, 161 McCoombe St - 1300 69 22 47

Swimming Pools

  • Babinda, 26 Church St (07) 4067 1211
  • Gordonvale, 79 Sheppard St (07) 4056 1353
  • Smithfield, Captain Cook Hwy (07) 4057 7720
  • Sugarworld, Mill Rd Edmonton (07) 4055 5477
  • Tobruk, 370 Sheridan St (07) 4051 2604
  • Woree, Pool Cl (07) 4054 6964

Waste and recycling facilities

To contact any of the transfer stations please phone 1300 69 22 47.

  • Portsmith Waste & Recycling Transfer Station - 37-51 Lyons Street, Portsmith
    Gates - Open 8:30am - Close 5:15pm (7 Days)
    Transfer station closes 5:30pm
    * Closed on Christmas Day
  • Buy-Back Shop - 37-51 Lyons Street, Portsmith (within Portsmith Transfer Station)
    Gates - Open 8:30am - Close 5:00pm (Thursday to Sunday)
    Transfer station closes 5:30pm (Thursday to Sunday)
    * Closed on Christmas Day
  • Smithfield Waste & Recycling Transfer Station - Lot 1 Dunne Road, Smithfield
    Gates - Open 7:00am (Monday to Saturday) 9:00am (Sunday) - Close 5:15pm (7 days)
    Transfer station closes 5:30pm (7 days)
    * Closed on Christmas Day
  • Gordonvale Waste & Recycling Transfer Station - Lot 1 Bruce Highway, Aloomba
    Gates - Open 8:30am - Close 5:15pm (7 days)
    Transfer station closes 5:30pm
    * Closed on Christmas Day
  • Babinda Waste & Recycling Transfer Station - Lot 1 Kruckow Road, Babinda
    Gates - Open 8:30am - Close 4:45pm (5 days - Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday)
    Transfer station closes 5:00pm
    * Closed on Christmas Day
  • Bramston Beach - Lot 1, Evans Road, Bramston Beach
    Gates - Open 9:00am - Close 3:30pm (2 days - Saturday and Tuesday)
    *This is a single bin Waste Disposal Site and accepts household municipal solid waste only.  Please note: no recycling, green waste, hazardous waste or commercial waste is accepted.

For further enquiries please phone Customer Service on 1300 69 22 47.

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Last updated: 30 March 2020