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December 10, 2019 - Business is blooming: Cassowary Coast in industry skills boost

Business is Blooming: Cassowary Coast in Industry Skills Boost Business and government groups are part of a new drive to find and train skilled workers in the Cassowary Coast. Under a new...

December 10, 2019 - Planning for success

One of the Cassowary Coast’s youngest-ever planning officers has recently been recognised as one of Queensland’s best. At just 26 years old Isabella Newman was recently a finalist in...

December 14, 2019 - Pest fish to become prize catch for a day

Hundreds of anglers and spectators are expected in the Cassowary Coast for a one-day fishing tournament to remove a pesky fish species from Far North waterways. The Tilapia Tournament will be held...

December 6, 2019 - Pest weed spreads across far north

Out Of Control: fast-spreading weed could “devastate” grazing and gardening in tropical far north, experts say A Councillor from the Cassowary Coast region has called for the...

December 4, 2019 - Educators honoured in Cassowary Coast Awards

Two early-learning educators have been recognised for excellence in the 2019 Cassowary Coast Family Day Care Scheme Awards. Georgina Zadelj from Garradunga and Felica Burridge from Innisfail were...

December 2, 2019 - Council EBA finalised

Cassowary Coast Regional Council has approved that processes necessary for the certification of its new EBA be finalised, after a majority of employees (79%) voted in favour of the EBA. The EBA...

November 29, 2019 - Level 3 water restrictions on the Cassowary Coast

The Cassowary Coast region entered Level 3 water restrictions today (29/11), with water in catchment areas continuing to dry up and no sign of rain on the way. While the region has experienced...

November 25, 2019 - Cassowary Coast digs deep to help others at Christmas

The Cassowary Coast Christmas Appeal has begun accepting donations for this year’s festive season fundraiser. Organisers and charities hope to raise a record amount of more than $10,000 this...

November 25, 2019 - New Tully Grandstand needs a name

Naming suggestions are being sought for the new multi-million dollar grandstand to be built at Tully in the Cassowary Coast. The multi-purpose $7.1 million sports and live-event facility deserved a...

November 22, 2019 - Christmas classic hits with Chris Lloyds in Innisfail

Classic crooner Chris Lloyds will perform Christmas hits and other songs from the Swing era when he headlines Innisfail’s Morning Melodies concert on Tuesday (26/11). Lloyds, whose style has...

November 22, 2019 - New library resources expand learning online

Libraries across the Cassowary Coast region now offer their members free online access to a huge range of movies, books and training programs. The new e-resources provide a virtual treasure trove...

November 18, 2019 - Warrina Lakes master plan open for consultation

Cassowary Coast Regional Council has commenced public consultation on the Warrina Lakes Strategic Master Plan. The strategic master plan will provide a 10-year vision that establishes the...

November 14, 2019 - Dunk Island proposal awarded to developer Mayfair 101

The Cassowary Coast Regional Council today awarded development rights for the Dunk Island Spit to Australian- based company Mayfair 101. The Dunk Island Spit is land managed by the Council.  A...

November 14, 2019 - Cassowary Coast attraction takes top tourism awards

A Cassowary Coast tourism attraction has won three major awards  – plus a People’s Choice induction into the Hall of Fame - at this year’s Queensland Tourism Awards. ...

November 14, 2019 - Council launches 2018/19 Annual Report

Cassowary Coast Regional Council has today adopted the 2018-19 Annual Report and will launch the Annual Report through a Facebook video tonight. The Annual Report provides an overview of key...

November 14, 2019 - Council commits $50k to Cardwell Mountain Bike Strategy

Cassowary Coast Regional Council has today committed $50,000 to the development of a Cardwell Mountain Bike Strategy. Cassowary Coast Regional Council Mayor John Kremastos who has made the project...

November 13, 2019 - Sikhs celebrate birth of their faith

Members of the Indian community in Innisfail will next week celebrate the 550 th anniversary of the founding of the Sikh religion. A large celebration expected to involve hundreds of members of...

November 12, 2019 - New art exhibition in Cardwell

A new art exhibition on the Cassowary Coast depicts one of the longest-running conservation projects in Australia’s history, and the husband and wife team who worked tirelessly for more than 50...

November 8, 2019 - TV stars head to Cassowary Coast for new local play

Actors from some of Australia’s best-known films and TV series will appear next week (15/11) at Innisfail for a reading of a new play by local writer Laurie Trott. Actors including Steven...

November 8, 2019 - Level 2 water restrictions on Cassowary Coast

Level 2 water restrictions are now in place across the Cassowary Coast region. A spokesman from the Cassowary Coast Regional Council said that water levels at all  water intakes in the region...
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