Media releases

10 Jul 2014Rave reviews give lagoon top billing

Cairns Esplanade Lagoon has been heralded as one of the world's top tourist attractions, earning a Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence for the fourth successive year.

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09 Jul 2014Traffic jams to ease with Redlynch link

A joint project between Cairns Regional Council and a residential developer will improve traffic flow around Redlynch.

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09 Jul 2014Retune Gordonvale TVs next week

Gordonvale residents will need to re-set their television channels next week as part of the Federal Government's "Retune" program.

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08 Jul 2014Sample local film talent under the stars

A trailer to whet the appetite of film buffs has been released in the lead-up to the inaugural Understory Film Festival.

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01 Jul 2014Garden comp open to senior green thumbs

Entries are now open in the 2014 Seniors Week Garden Competition.

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01 Jul 2014Seniors step into active living

A free fitness class specifically catering for participants aged 55 and over has been added to the new Active Living timetable, which starts today.

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30 Jun 2014Celebrate business success at TNQ20 presentation

Tickets are now available for Cairns' premier business networking event, the TNQ20 Business Excellence and Tropical Innovation Awards.

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30 Jun 2014Award-winning films in all-Aussie line-up

Do yowies really exist? In a coup for Cairns Festival, award-winning locally made movieThrowbackis set to premiere at Festival's all-Australian film festival.

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27 Jun 2014Blending of cultures in sisterly celebration

Colourful cultural performances and special VIP guests will be some of the highlights of the Sister Cities National Day celebration on Saturday July 5.

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27 Jun 2014Lake St southern section open

Another milestone has been reached in the revitalisation of the Cairns city centre, with the re-opening of the Lake St and Spence St intersection.

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