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Mareeba Shire is a growing, confident and sustainable Shire on the Atherton Tablelands in Far North Queensland. A Shire of diversity with a vibrant, multicultural population and landscapes that vary from World Heritage Rainforest and breathtaking waterfalls to productive agricultural farms and cattle properties.  The Shire’s estimated population of just over 22,000, is dispersed across 53,457km2. Most of the Shire’s population resides in the Mareeba and Kuranda townships with the remaining 6,000 people in the many small, rural and remote communities including Chillagoe, Almaden, Petford, Dimbulah, Mutchilba, Koah, Speewah, Biboohra, Mt Molloy, Julatten, Mt Carbine, Irvinebank and Watsonville.

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Items of Interest – Special Council Meeting 30 November 2022

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At a Special meeting of Mareeba Shire Council on Wednesday, 30 November 2022, it was…

Mareeba Shire Council & The Express Newspaper Christmas Lights Competition 2022

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Christmas Lights Competition Nomination FormNominations are now open for the Mareeba Shire Council and The…

Free Domestic Green Waste Disposal

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Council advises Mareeba Shire residents of the upcoming free domestic green waste disposal days.  Mutchilba…

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November 30, 2022 in Featured, Latest from Council, News

Items of Interest – Special Council Meeting 30 November 2022

At a Special meeting of Mareeba Shire Council on Wednesday, 30 November 2022, it was…
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November 16, 2022 in News

Items of Interest – Council Meeting 16 November 2022

COUNCIL RENAMES BRIDGE IN HONOUR OF BOB MADDEN At the Ordinary Council Meeting on Wednesday,…
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November 10, 2022 in Featured, Latest from Council, News, Public Notices

Mareeba Shire Council & The Express Newspaper Christmas Lights Competition 2022

Christmas Lights Competition Nomination FormNominations are now open for the Mareeba Shire Council and The…
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October 26, 2022 in News

Items of Interest – Council Meeting 26 October 2022

ANNUAL REPORT ADOPTED Mareeba Shire Council’s Annual Report 2021/22 has been tabled at today’s Ordinary…
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October 24, 2022 in News

Bitumen Reseal Program October 2022

As part of Council’s commitment to providing high quality infrastructure, we allocate a substantial amount…
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