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01 Nov 2019

Works for Queensland program working for Cairns

Almost 300 jobs have already been created or supported in Cairns through the Palaszczuk Government&r
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31 Oct 2019

Awards shine a light on deserving citizens

Nominations are now open for the 2020 Cairns Regional Council’s Australia Day Awards and a for
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25 Oct 2019

Newest arrivals in the spotlight

The Cairns region’s youngest residents will have their moment in the spotlight this weekend wh
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25 Oct 2019

Expert advice on socialising your pooch

Internationally renowned dog behaviour expert Trish McMillan will hold a 90-minute workshop on Thurs
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23 Oct 2019

Review of school speed zone times

Council will consult with local schools about possible changes to school zone times.
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23 Oct 2019

Backing for indigenous cultural facilities

Establishment of a National Indigenous Heritage Centre in Cairns has the support of the First People
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23 Oct 2019

Support strengthens NAIDOC Week

Council support for seven events contributed to the success of NAIDOC Week 2019, celebrated in Cairn
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23 Oct 2019

Improving urban water quality to the Reef

Cairns Regional Council will take part in a pilot program that aims to improve urban water quality f
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23 Oct 2019

Funding push for road repairs

Council will apply for State Government funding for repairs to Goldsborough Road, which sustained si
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23 Oct 2019

Successful year recapped

Cairns Regional Council finished the 2018-19 financial year with an operating surplus of $236,000 fo
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23 Oct 2019

Committee structure set up to manage matters affec

Cairns Regional Council today endorsed a new standing committee structure to manage instances where
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18 Oct 2019

Students workshop climate action plans

The first Cairns Youth Climate Summit kicked-off today with a student delegate planning workshop at
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18 Oct 2019

Parking fines via mail

From today (18 October) Council will be issuing some parking fines via mail.
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18 Oct 2019

Animals return for Shields Street muster

The Farm Comes Back to Town this weekend for the finale of the initial 11-week Sunday on Shields pro
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18 Oct 2019

Shields Street closed for Sunday activation

Shields Street, between Lake and Abbott streets, will be closed to traffic from 10am to 5pm on Sunda
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17 Oct 2019

Students hop on board to save wallabies

Students from White Rock State School have helped to produce eye-catching signage to warn motorists
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16 Oct 2019

Competition to design Christmas e-Card

Creative kids are invited to put their talents to paper in the annual Cairns Regional Council Christ
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11 Oct 2019

It’s a ‘Py-Jamming Party’ on Shields Street

Students from Tafe’s Creative Art are set to get you out of bed and rocking with “The Py
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11 Oct 2019

Go Club Infrastructure grants now open

Storage sheds, clubhouse improvements and shade structures are expected to top of the list in the la
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11 Oct 2019

Donations to spread Christmas cheer

Launched with a tropical flavour this morning (11 October), the Mayor’s Christmas Cheer Appeal
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Last updated: 16 June 2020