22 May 2014Record golf day funds support COUCH project
Mayor Bob Manning has presented more than $20,000 to the Committee for Oncology Unit Cairns Hospital (COUCH) to assist with the construction of a wellness centre in Cairns
21 May 2014Fees and Charges stay below CPI
Cairns Regional Council's Governance Committee today recommended adoption of the new schedule, which will take effect on 1 July, pending approval by the full Council at next week's Ordinary Meeting.
21 May 2014Council RAP a Reconciliation Awards finalist
Cairns Regional Council's Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) has been recognised for its contribution toward closing the gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous residents as a finalist in the Community category of the 2014 Queensland Reconciliation Awards.
20 May 2014Lagoon closure for maintenance
Essential maintenance will be carried out on the Cairns Esplanade Lagoon and associated amenities from 10 to 28 June 2014, resulting in a full closure of these facilities for 17 days.
19 May 2014Free mulch giveaway
Garden mulch will be made available to residents free of charge from Cairns Regional Council's waste transfer stations this weekend.
Cairns Regional Council is running a competition for both primary and secondary school students, encouraging them to take an interest in Cairns' Sister Cities.
19 May 2014Taipans turn page on too many elephants
National Simultaneous Storytime will be held on Wednesday 21 May at 11am. City, Earlville, Stratford, Smithfield, Gordonvale and Edmonton Libraries will participate.
16 May 2014Leave feedback on Lake Placid master plan
Feedback is being sought on the proposed master plan for the popular recreation area at Lake Placid.
16 May 2014Dog park options put to survey
A survey has been developed to allow residents, dog-owners and park users to have their say on the future use of Brinsmead's Goomboora Park.