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Feb 11, 2019 - Escape the wet with ‘The Lounge Suite’ in the Shire Hall

Escape wet season cabin fever and enjoy a high energy celebration of dance and song when Dale Pengelly presents The Lounge Suite at the Cassowary Coast Regional Council’s first Morning...

Feb 11, 2019 - Mayor puts pre-election wish-list to Canberra

Cassowary Coast Regional Council Mayor John Kremastos is part of a delegation of mayors from across Far North Queensland presenting a joint federal election wish-list in meetings with senior...

Feb 11, 2019 - Boil water alert for Tully and Tully rural water supply schemes lifted

Lifting of the Boil Water Alert - Tully (Boulder) and Tully Rural (Bulgun) Water Supply Schemes Cassowary Coast Regional Council advises the boil water alert has now been lifted for residents...

Feb 7, 2019 - Cassowary Coast Community Christmas Appeal

The 2018 Cassowary Coast Community Christmas Appeal raised $6709.    Local businesses, charitable organisations and individuals all gave generously.   A total of $6550 was...

Feb 7, 2019 - Council donates gumboots for Townsville volunteers

The Cassowary Coast Regional Council has donated about 250 pairs of gumboots to Queensland Fire and Emergency Service volunteers helping to clean up Townsville after the floods. Mayor John...

Feb 5, 2019 - Which title will be your Valentine on Library Lovers’ Day?

Cassowary Coast Regional Council libraries will be celebrating Library Lovers’ Day with events happening across all our branches next week.  And to prove that readers make better...

Feb 4, 201 9 - 100-Day countdown to world rafting titles on the Tully

February 4 marks the 100-day countdown and around the world rafters are getting hot, hot, hot as they prepare to compete on the wild and wet Tully River in Tropical North Queensland for...

Jan 31 - Major flood warning for Cassowary Coast rivers

A major flood warning for the Tully and Murray Rivers has been issued due to heavy widespread rainfall. The major flood level may cause the Bruce Highway south of Tully to close. Some...

Jan 31 - Boil water alert Cardwell rural area cancelled – alert continues for Tully supply scheme

Cassowary Coast Regional Council has received approval from Queensland Health to lift the boil water alert for the Cardwell rural area (Kennedy, Carruchan and Ellerbeck). Water to these areas is...

Jan 30 - Council monitoring monsoon trough

The Cassowary Coast Regional Council is monitoring the monsoon trough which is expected to move northwards towards our region in coming days with potential for heavy rain and possible flooding. ...