Media releases

02 Oct 2014Pedal in and fuel up with free brekky

Ride2Work Day will be held on Wednesday 15 October, encouraging residents to hop on their bikes and use pedal power to reach their workplace.

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01 Oct 2014Council support for homelessness initiative

Mayor Bob Manning has welcomed a plan to obtain an accurate picture of homelessness in Cairns and to provide additional emergency accommodation.

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30 Sep 2014Special welcome for little bundles

Registrations are now open for the annual Baby Welcome ceremony, to be held on Sunday 2 November on the Cairns Esplanade.

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24 Sep 2014Seeking assistance for sport master plans

A grant application will be made under the Queensland Government's Get Playing Plus program for the implementation of Martyn Street and Alley Park master plans.

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24 Sep 2014Application for State funds

Three projects will be submitted for possible State Government funding through the Royalties for the Regions program.

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24 Sep 2014Moody Creek works progress

Flood mitigation works in the Moody Creek catchment are progressing, with the contract awarded today for construction of a concrete spillway.

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24 Sep 2014Annual Report adopted

The 2013-14 financial year ended with a surplus of $7.4 million, according to the Annual Report adopted by Council today.

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24 Sep 2014Seawall contract awarded

Council today awarded the construction contract to JDS Group Pty Ltd for $4.3 million.

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22 Sep 2014Cairns' G20 performance get rave reviews

Mayor Bob Manning has praised the Cairns community for its contribution to a successful G20 Finance Meeting at the weekend.

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