Media releases

01 Apr 2014Interest sought for car park partnership

Cairns Regional Council has called for Expressions of Interest from potential commercial partners for the construction of a multi-storey car park in the Cairns CBD.

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25 Mar 2014Jabirus offer helping hand at wetlands

The Jabirus volunteer group has recently taken up residence at Cattana Wetlands on Tuesday mornings.

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25 Mar 2014Strategy to secure region's water

Long-term sustainability of the Cairns region's water supplies will be the focus of a new Council advisory group.

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24 Mar 2014Seawall reconstruction starts

Work has today started on the long-awaited replacement of the Machans Beach seawall.

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24 Mar 2014Library brings back conversation over a cuppa

Conversation Café is the newest addition to Smithfield Library's monthly calendar, bringing people together to discuss a set topic chosen by participants over a cuppa in a friendly, supportive environment.

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19 Mar 2014Edmonton pool earns retirement

The ageing Edmonton Pool will be retired from public service on June 30 as Cairns Regional Council looks to establish new recreational opportunities in the immediate area.

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14 Mar 2014Vote for your favourite library

Cairns Libraries can already boast Queensland's Favourite Librarian and now library users have the chance to help earn the title of Australia's Favourite Library.

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14 Mar 2014Legacy project records watery past

Cairns Regional Council has joined with residents of the Barron Delta to document their experiences and memories of flooding in a legacy project celebrating community resilience.

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12 Mar 2014Incentives to assist Lake St traders

A major promotional campaign will start next month to assist traders in Lake Street impacted by the City Centre Alive improvement works.

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12 Mar 2014Southern Cycleway bridge installed

The first of two bridges that will complete a section of bicycle path known as the Southern Cycleway has been installed.

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