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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Council Re-Signs Reef Guardian Commitment

Mareeba Shire Council joins Reef Guardians Mareeba Shire Council will join local governments across Queensland…
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Disposing of Hazardous Chemicals

Mareeba Shire Council is reminding residents and businesses the importance of properly disposing of hazardous…
General News

Dog Registration Notices Delayed

Dog registration renewal notices were delayed due to COVID-19 and will now be issued early…
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Libraries Re-open

Thank you to all the valued library members and the community for the support and…

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July 3, 2020 in General News, Latest from Council

Council Re-Signs Reef Guardian Commitment

Mareeba Shire Council joins Reef Guardians Mareeba Shire Council will join local governments across Queensland…
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July 1, 2020 in General News

Water Testing

Council has been investigating an alternative water supply to maintain water security for Chillagoe township.…
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June 29, 2020 in General News, Latest from Council

Disposing of Hazardous Chemicals

Mareeba Shire Council is reminding residents and businesses the importance of properly disposing of hazardous…
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June 25, 2020 in General News, Latest from Council

Dog Registration Notices Delayed

Dog registration renewal notices were delayed due to COVID-19 and will now be issued early…
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June 25, 2020 in Covid-19, General News, Latest from Council, Public Notices

Libraries Re-open

Thank you to all the valued library members and the community for the support and…
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