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.

Top Hits

Contact Council

Working at Council

Libraries

Council Meetings

Public Notices

Impounded Animals

Latest from Council

General NewsLatest from Council
January 9, 2020

Celebrate Australia Day at Dimbulah

Mareeba Shire's unsung heroes and high achievers will be acknowledged at Council's official Australia Day…
Read More

Pay my rates

Register my dog

Dispose of my garbage

View public notices

Lodge a customer request

View road closures

Apply for a grant

Hire a venue

See when the public pool is open

Update my details

Report a water leak

Apply for a food license

January 9, 2020 in General News, Latest from Council

Celebrate Australia Day at Dimbulah

Mareeba Shire's unsung heroes and high achievers will be acknowledged at Council's official Australia Day…
Read More
December 17, 2019 in General News

Xmas Lights Competition Winners 2019

Thank you to all the entrants for getting into the festive season by decorating their…
Read More
November 27, 2019 in General News

Improving Environmental Outcomes

Mareeba Shire Council recently completed the upgrade of the Barang Street Sewerage Pump Station at…
Read More
November 20, 2019 in General News, Latest from Council

Mareeba Airport Upgrade Complete

Mareeba, the Atherton Tablelands and wider Gulf and Cape York regions are set to benefit…
Read More
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…
Read More
  • Community Events
  • Council Events

Do you have an event, festival, celebration or important date that the Mareeba Shire community would like to know about?

Submit Your Event

Your event will appear on the calendar once it is approved by our team.