A growing, confident and sustainable Shire

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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Library Relocation Booked In

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Council moves to VendorPanel for e-procurement

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Help stop the spread of COVID-19

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July 22, 2021 in News

Items of Interest – Council Meeting 21 July 2021

CHILLAGOE TRANSFER STATION - CHANGE OF OPERATING HOURS Mareeba Shire Council has responded to community…
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July 20, 2021 in Featured, Latest from Council, News

Library Relocation Booked In

The relocation of the Mareeba Library is a flagship project for Mareeba Shire Council and…
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July 12, 2021 in Featured, Latest from Council, News, Public Notices

Council moves to VendorPanel for e-procurement

Council proudly supports local businesses to supply goods and services whenever possible. In keeping with…
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June 28, 2021 in Covid-19, Featured, Latest from Council, News

Help stop the spread of COVID-19

Council works closely with the Queensland and Australian governments to plan, prepare, respond and recover…
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June 28, 2021 in News

Increased annual water access charge

Council has introduced a $196 increase to its annual water access charge from July 1…
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