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October 18, 2019 - Cassowary Coast Council libraries now open for longer

Library hours are being extended at three of the four branches in the Cassowary Coast region, and that’s good news for regular users and visitors. The branches – Wongaling Beach, Tully...

October 17, 2019 - Operatic powerhouse trio smash Innisfail box office record

Tenori, the dynamic and versatile trio of tenors, smashed box office attendance records in the Cassowary Coast region with this week’s performance at Innisfail.  The group performed...

October 17, 2019 - New $1.1m bridge for Cowley Creek

Work will begin Monday (21/10) on installation of a new $1.1m bridge at Cowley Creek in the Cassowary Coast region. The new 17m two-lane bridge is predicted to improve road safety, as well as help...

October 15, 2019 - Art deco streetscapes on display

A new exhibition of artwork in Innisfail showcases streetscapes by painters, freehand illustrators and digital artists from the Cassowary Coast region. The exhibition, titled Art Deco Streetscapes,...

October 10, 2019 - NQ surf lifesaving champs to head for Etty Bay

Friendly rivalry will hot up at Etty Bay this weekend (12-13/10) with regional surf lifesaving championships to be held at the beautiful beach in the Cassowary Coast region. Hundreds of entrants...

October 10, 2019 - New dredging project to boost Cardwell water access, safety at One Mile Creek

The Cassowary Coast region will receive $1.5 million in Federal government funding to dredge the One Mile Creek at Cardwell.  The project was expected to significantly improve water access,...

October 8, 2019 - Cardwell community spirit saves the day for local youngsters

Last weekend (5-7/10) Cardwell proved that it’s not just in tough times that the local community pulls together - it’s when there’s play-time to be had for the youngsters as well. ...

October 3, 2019 - Historic WWII coast watchers display at Cardwell Museum

Back in World War II, hundreds of Australians headed into the hills with backpacks and radios to keep watch for fleets of Japanese ships and bombers that were raiding Australia and the islands to the...

October 2, 2019 - Top tenors in return performance for Innisfail

Three of Australia’s top tenors will return to Innisfail for a special performance of timeless songs.  The operatic powerhouse trio known as Tenori will combine an entertaining mix of...

October 10, 2019 - 2019 Tropical Garden Challenge Award Presentations

Gardeners from across the Cassowary Coast were today recognised in the annual Tropical Garden Challenge Awards Presentations held at Warrina Lakes Botanical Gardens.   This Cassowary Coast...

October 1, 2019 - Cardwell’s Matthew brings history to life

Matthew Jackson creates renowned displays of graphics, stories and information to help bring history to life at the Cardwell Museum. He is a volunteer who puts together display boards to depict a...

September 30, 2019 - Toppled tree to get new life

A Calophyllum tree on the foreshore in Cardwell will be heavily pruned this week to around 1.5 metres above the foreshore, in an attempt to balance public safety with community feedback. ...

September 30, 2019 - New classes help beginners get tech savvy

Free classes to help people get the most out of their smartphones, computers and tablets will be held in October by the Cassowary Coast Regional Council. The Tech Savvy sessions, to be held at the...

September 30, 2019 - Tully, Australia teenager - seeks NZ cow

Maya Threlfall has the winning touch when it comes to parading cattle, having just recently won the 2019 State final for Stud Beef Young Paraders in Brisbane. Now the teenager from Tully State High...

September 30, 2019 - Classic cars to rally through the region

Sports car fans and lovers of older cars are in for a treat, with the return of the Tour De Cassowary in October. Classic cars of all shapes and sizes are expected to participate in the two-day...

September 26, 2019 - STATEMENT BY MAYOR JOHN KREMASTOS – COUNCIL SPENDING ON LEGAL FEES

*This statement was read out at today’s public Council meeting. This statement is to address specific allegations of legal fees being spent by Council on recent legal action.   ...

September 24, 2019 - Innisfail Family Day Care’s Felica Burridge to take on national awards

Cassowary Coast Regional Council has congratulated Felica Burridge from Little Learners Family Day Care in Innisfail after winning the 2019 Regional Excellence in Family Day Care Award for the...

September 24, 2019 - Road ahead: bitumen reseal complete

The Cassowary Coast Regional Council 2019/2020 Bitumen Reseal Program has been completed in 21 days, at a cost of $1.2M to reseal 222,924 square meters of road. Chair of Council’s Asset...

September 23, 2019 - 9 lives: Innisfail Firies save cat from roof

Seeing a cat stuck on the back roof of the old Target building, Council staff alerted the Innisfail fire fighters that a rescue was needed. The Innisfail Council administration building overlooks...

September 23, 2019 - Slam Dunk: Mayor welcomes economic activation at Mission Beach

Cassowary Coast Regional Council Mayor John Kremastos has welcomed yesterday’s announcement by Australian-owned international investment and corporate advisory group Mayfair 101 which has...
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