19 Nov 2014New route to ease Redlynch traffic
Barriers were removed this morning as Shaws Access Road was opened a year ahead of schedule, providing an alternative road for residents of Cairns' highest growth suburb.
17 Nov 2014Barron flood history at your fingertips
A project to document the memoirs of residents affected by flooding of the Barron River can now be accessed in full at Smithfield Library.
14 Nov 2014Don't be left dry by wading pool fence laws
Wading pools are a great way to keep cool in the hotter months but there are strict Queensland Government safety regulations – including pool fencing – that owners need to be aware of before making a purchase.
13 Nov 2014Aussie music icon to ring in New Year
Renowned singer-songwriter Mark Seymour will headline the annual Cairns Esplanade New Year's Eve concert, presented by Cairns Regional Council.
Local entrepreneurs will step into the spotlight to pitch their original ideas at Ideas After Dark – presented as part of Council's TNQ20 Business Excellence and Tropical Innovation Awards program.
13 Nov 2014Gordonvale history preserved in park
The stories and the history behind Gordonvale's water tower have been preserved for future generations at the new-look Norman Park.
11 Nov 2014Do you recycle right?
This week is National Recycling Week and Cairns Regional Council is inviting residents to learn more about the recycling process.
10 Nov 2014Petersen Park plan open for feedback
Edmonton's Petersen Park is the next sporting precinct to receive an upgrade, with plans to create additional playing fields and facilities.
Cairns Regional Council has been assured that more than $6 million will be injected directly into the local construction industry as part of the redevelopment of the Tobruk Memorial Pool.