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27 Feb 2019

Push for Babinda bus service

Cairns Regional Council will appeal to the Queensland Government to include Babinda in its Regional
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27 Feb 2019

Off-leash areas added

Council has voted to adopt amendments to the relevant Local Law to allow the creation of 15 addition
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27 Feb 2019

Meetings to be broadcast online

Live streaming of council meetings will be introduced this year.
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27 Feb 2019

Change to opening hours

Opening hours of the council customer services desks located within the Smithfield and Gordonvale li
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22 Feb 2019

Grant funds creative look at eco issues

Applications are now open for the 2019 ECOarts grant.
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21 Feb 2019

Shipping development works permit approved

Council has granted an Operational Works Permit allowing critical infrastructure needed to support d
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15 Feb 2019

New CBD 40kmh zone starts on Monday

Motorists are reminded that the new 40kmh zone in the Cairns CBD commences on Monday (18 February 20
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15 Feb 2019

Prepare for king tides throughout next week

King tides will be experienced during the next week causing localised tidal flooding.
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14 Feb 2019

Residents reminded not to touch injured bats

Residents reminded not to touch injured bats as high temperatures impact flying foxes in the city.
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13 Feb 2019

Council sticks with status quo on delegation

Council will continue to delegate matters to the CEO where he majority of Councillors have a conflic
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13 Feb 2019

Results of dog registration audit

AROUND 4,500 dogs were registered with Council as a result of last year’s dog audit.
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13 Feb 2019

Lake Morris Road repairs

$4.6 million will be invested in repairing and stabilising Lake Morris Road following last March's h
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13 Feb 2019

Funding bid for Cairns Active projects

Council is seeking funding of $300,000 for a new ‘Cairns Active’ initiative to encourage
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13 Feb 2019

New club amenities for Alley Park

A new club amenities building at Alley Park will provide greater opportunities for southern sporting
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13 Feb 2019

Greenpatch camping ground upgrade

A popular Gordonvale camp ground will get an upgrade providing additional facilities for short-stay
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11 Feb 2019

Memorial space to honour lost pets

A memorial space will be established on the site of a disused pet cemetery at Smithfield to provide
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11 Feb 2019

Mayor outlines federal election priorities

Mayor Bob Manning outlines Council's election priorities for the 2019 Federal election.
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08 Feb 2019

Countdown to Games as runners get galloping

As the countdown to the 2019 Great Barrier Reef Masters Games (GBRMG) edges towards double-digits, l
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06 Feb 2019

Smart sprinklers to keep Esplanade green

Smart sprinklers will be installed on the Cairns Esplanade in a project that will save water while k
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05 Feb 2019

Celebrating 30 years of recognition for outstandin

Nominations are invited for an awards program that recognises outstanding women, as the region celeb
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Last updated: 05 November 2018