23 Jan 2014Splash of pink shows support
A splash of pink is visible every Friday at the Portsmith Waste Transfer Station, as employees show their support for the National Breast Cancer Foundation.
23 Jan 2014Rates notices to be issued
Half-yearly rates notices will be issued tomorrow, Friday 23 January 2014 with ratepayers given until close of business on 24 February 2014 to pay their rates.
17 Jan 2014Celebrate Australia Day with free activities
Cairns Regional Council is encouraging residents and visitors to join in free activities across the region to celebrate Australia's national day.
15 Jan 2014Consul-General to visit Cairns
Cairns Regional Council will this week host a delegation of Chinese Consular representatives, including Chinese Consul-General Yongchen Zhao.
09 Jan 2014Triple treat an Aussie first
In what is believed to be a first for Australia, Cairns Botanic Gardens will be the venue for a third titan arum flower in a single summer.
03 Jan 2014Time to be water wise
Cairns region residents are asked to think about their water consumption, as water supplies are dropping due to an extended dry period.
20 Dec 2013Smelly seconds for rare plant fans
A second titan arum – also known as the "corpse flower" – is expected to bloom in the coming weeks at the Cairns Botanic Gardens.
20 Dec 2013Be a responsible dog owner this Christmas
Cairns Regional Council is calling on pet owners to be aware of their responsibilities to their pet and their community, particularly as Christmas approaches.
18 Dec 2013Grandstand plans
Council is exploring the option to purchase a temporary grandstand system that would seat more than 2000 spectators at major sporting events.