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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Letter to Minister Dick

The Hon. Cameron Dick MP Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Industry and Planning PO Box…
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Planned Water Infrastructure Upgrade – Mareeba

Council will be upgrading the water main at the water booster station at Centenary Park,…
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Illegal Dumping Not Tolerated

Mareeba Shire Council is warning anyone who is caught illegally dumping will face hefty fines.…
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Mayor Seeks Answers To Community Concerns

Last month, Mareeba Mayor Tom Gilmore convened a round-table meeting with Member for Cook Ms…

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February 12, 2020 in General News, Latest from Council, Public Notices

Letter to Minister Dick

The Hon. Cameron Dick MP Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Industry and Planning PO Box…
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February 7, 2020 in General News, Latest from Council

Illegal Dumping Not Tolerated

Mareeba Shire Council is warning anyone who is caught illegally dumping will face hefty fines.…
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February 6, 2020 in General News, Latest from Council

Mayor Seeks Answers To Community Concerns

Last month, Mareeba Mayor Tom Gilmore convened a round-table meeting with Member for Cook Ms…
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January 29, 2020 in General News, Latest from Council

Council to Challenge Planning Decision

Mareeba Shire Mayor Tom Gilmore will write to Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and…
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January 26, 2020 in General News, Latest from Council

Joe Moro Named Citizen of the Year

The voice of the Tablelands’ horticultural community and prominent businessman, Joe Moro has been named…
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