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June 4, 2019 - Council clarifies debt write-off

Cassowary Coast Regional Council has clarified several points around the resolution to write off $393,303 of unrecoverable debts at its last general meeting. These debts were left unrecoverable when...

June 3, 2019 - Morning closure for libraries

All branches of Cassowary Coast Libraries - Cardwell, Innisfail, Tully and Wongaling Beach – will be closed for the morning on Friday, June 14, for staff training and professional development. ...

June 3, 2019 - Gumbugan Arts Forum a success

Indigenous artists from throughout Far North Queensland attended the inaugural Gumbugan Indigenous Arts Forum on the Cassowary Coast last week. Guest Indigenous presenters who specialise in a...

May 31, 2019 - Council seeks community input on wayfinding signs

Cassowary Coast Regional Council (CCRC) is encouraging residents and visitors to have their say on new look signage heralding the region, its towns, attractions and places of interest. The concept...

May 31, 2019 - Free sessions on dealing with household waste

Free information sessions on how to deal with household waste, including separating wet and dry waste, composting (and bin rebate) and the Container Refund Scheme will be held at Cassowary Coast...

May 29, 2019 - Get on board for Musical Mystery Tour in the Shire Hall

Musician, singer and all-round entertainer Danny Elliott and singer Sharna Le-Grand will present an instrumental and vocal salute to the music of the Beatles, Paul McCartney and John Lennon at...

May 24, 2019 - Our first world championships a great success

The Cassowary Coast’s first world championship event began in unseasonal rain with an excited street parade of local school children and athletes from 19 countries followed by fireworks at the...

May 21, 2019 - Welcoming new Australians to the region

The Cassowary Coast Regional Council welcomed 17 new Australians on Tuesday May 21, as they officially became Australian citizens. Held at the Innisfail Shire Hall, Cassowary Coast Mayor John...

May 24, 2019 - Cassowary Coast looks to renewable energy to slash costs

Cassowary Coast Regional Council is expecting to slash almost $100,000 a year from its electricity bills, following an energy audit and detailed analysis of energy consumption at seven of its...

May 23, 2019 - Gumbugan kicks off next week with Kropinyeri twist

Caption: Innisfail dance legend Raymond Blanco and Council’s Community Development Officer and organiser of the Gumbugan Arts Forum Kath Hansen outside the Innisfail Shire Hall where the forum...