Media releases

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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08 Mar 2014Joanne recognised for breast cancer support

A woman who has inspired local girls to follow in her footsteps in supporting members of the community battling breast cancer has been named Cairns Woman of the Year.

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05 Mar 2014Varied outlets to celebrate women

Just a handful of tickets remain available for this Saturday's Cairns Regional Council International Women's Day Breakfast that will held at the Shangri-La in Cairns on Saturday morning, the breakfast will feature the announcement of the 2014 Cairns Woman of the Year and Young Woman of the Year.

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26 Feb 2014Hefty fines for allowing mosquitoes to breed

Cairns Regional Council has issued five Cairns property owners with Public Health Orders as the number of reported dengue cases rises to over 100.

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26 Feb 2014Road closures for king tides

High tides will be higher than usual this week, with some road closures and some roads under traffic control.

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26 Feb 2014Artist needed for city centre signature piece

Artists are encouraged to develop a public art piece to take pride of place in the rejuvenated city centre.

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26 Feb 2014Council welcomes mountain bike push

Cairns is perfectly positioned to get the maximum benefit from the expansion of mountain bike tourism in the region, Cairns Acting Mayor Cr Terry James said today.

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25 Feb 2014Last chance to have a say on Lake Morris plan

Residents have only a few days to provide input into a study that will determine the future use of Lake Morris (Copperlode Dam).

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