Welcome to Mareeba 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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Next Council Meeting: Wednesday 20 February 2019 at 9.00am
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Pre-Election Wish List

Mayors and CEOs from across the far north are currently in Canberra making sure their communities are not forgotten ahead of the of the upcoming…
General News
Toffanello named Citizen of the Year
General News
NEWS: Council Meeting – Wednesday 23 January 2019

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February 13, 2019 in General News, Latest from Council, Media Releases

Pre-Election Wish List

Mayors and CEOs from across the far north are currently in Canberra making sure their communities are not forgotten ahead of the of the upcoming…
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January 25, 2019 in General News, Latest from Council, Media Releases

Toffanello named Citizen of the Year

Rain didn't put a dampener on Mareeba's Australia Day Celebrations on Friday night. Mareeba Shire welcomed 13 new citizens at Council's annual Australia Day Awards…
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January 23, 2019 in General News, Latest from Council, Media Releases

NEWS: Council Meeting – Wednesday 23 January 2019

$60 MILLION INVESTMENT Figures revealed in Council's Development and Governance quarterly report highlight Mareeba Shire's healthy attraction to investment. Over $20 million in building approvals…
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January 15, 2019 in General News, Media Releases, Uncategorized

Celebrating Our Unsung Heroes

Mareeba Shire's unsung heroes and high achievers will be recognised at Council's annual Australia Day celebrations later this month. Eighteen residents from across the Shire…
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January 14, 2019 in General News

Proposed Community Hub for Mareeba

PROPOSED COMMUNITY HUB FOR MAREEBA Media Release Mareeba Shire Council will enter into an agreement with the Mareeba and Memorial Bowls Club Incorporated to acquire…
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