A growing, confident and sustainable Shire

The Shire’s estimated resident population of 22,000 is dispersed across 53,457 km2. Mareeba, with a district population of over 10,000, is the main commercial and administrative centre and lies 64 km south west of Cairns. Most of the shire’s remaining population reside in and around smaller towns and districts including Kuranda, Koah, Speewah, Biboohra, Mt Molloy, Julatten, Mt Carbine, Mutchilba, Dimbulah, Irvinebank, Watsonville, Almaden and Chillagoe.

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November 8, 2019 in General News, Latest from Council

Pool Filters Upgrade Complete

Maintenance of the Mareeba and Dimbulah swimming pools has been made easier and more efficient…
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November 1, 2019 in General News

Cedric Davies Community Hub Underway

Mareeba will soon have a new library, training venue and undercover bowls facility with works…
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October 29, 2019 in General News

A Time For Giving

Residents and business owners are being encouraged to dig deep this Christmas and support the…
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October 24, 2019 in General News, Latest from Council

Light up the Shire

Residents, business owners and neighbours are encouraged to celebrate the festive season by decorating their…
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October 23, 2019 in General News

Items of Interest – Wednesday 23 October 2019

ANNUAL REPORT HIGHLIGHTS COUNCIL'S SUCCESS Council today adopted its Annual Report for the 2018/19 financial…
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