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22 Apr 2020

Council reappoints Sister Cities Ambassador

Cairns Regional Council has reappointed Sim Hayward as the Sister Cities Ambassador for Cairns for a
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22 Apr 2020

Flags will recognise First Peoples

The Australian Aboriginal and the Torres Strait Islander flags are to hang inside the Council Chambe
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22 Apr 2020

Safeguarding Northern Beaches water supply

Council will invest more than $6 million into improving water infrastructure and security for the No
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22 Apr 2020

Council applies for road funding

Council will apply for more than $2.5 million in State Government funding for road upgrades
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16 Apr 2020

New faces join Cairns Regional Council

Four new faces, five returning representatives and a Mayor elected to a third term – the new C
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09 Apr 2020

Focus on insurance, fuel and electricity costs

Reducing the impacts of insurance costs, fuel prices and electricity charges on local businesses and
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09 Apr 2020

Pitch a tent at home this Easter

Camp in your own backyard this Easter. That’s the message from Cairns Mayor Bob Manning who is
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07 Apr 2020

Bin collections and transfer stations this weekend

Cairns Regional Council is reminding residents that bin collection services will operate as usual th
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06 Apr 2020

Sanitisers, gloves and gowns delivered

Cairns Regional Council has secured sanitisers, gloves and gowns for distribution to local outreach
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03 Apr 2020

Coronavirus advice No. 12: Steps to keeping walkin

Social distancing and respecting others are key measures if you are heading to one of the local walk
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03 Apr 2020

Prepare for king tides

King tides will be experienced in Cairns from tomorrow until next Friday (10 April), peaking on Tues
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02 Apr 2020

Locals dialling hotline for information

Council’s coronavirus hotline received more than 250 calls in its first three days of operatio
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31 Mar 2020

Coronavirus advice No. 11: Council encourages peop

With sporting clubs, gyms and swimming pools all closed, going for a walk remains a safe exercise op
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31 Mar 2020

Coronavirus advice No. 10: services in operation,

Council has assured residents that bin collection services, kerb and roadside maintenance and transf
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30 Mar 2020

Plan to safeguard local businesses

Local Leaders have released details of a 10-point plan to help the Cairns region’s businesses
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30 Mar 2020

Coronavirus advice No. 9: all public playground fa

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement yesterday to extend restrictions to help stop the
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30 Mar 2020

Cairns coronavirus hotline launched

Council has launched a dedicated, local hotline number for residents looking for information, advice
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27 Mar 2020

Leaders push for immediate PPE supplies

Local leaders have called for the urgent supply of personal protection equipment so local agencies c
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26 Mar 2020

Coronavirus advice No. 8 - Buy Back Shop

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement to extend restrictions to help stop the spread of
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25 Mar 2020

Leaders push for local response to coronavirus

Local Federal, State and Local Government leaders met this morning to develop a list of priorities t
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Last updated: 16 June 2020