Councillors are nominated representatives on a range of community committees and advisory groups across the Mareeba Shire. A full list of Councillor appointments can be viewed here.
The main objective of the Audit Committee is to assist Council in fulfilling it’s corporate governance role and oversight of financial management and reporting responsibilities imposed under the Financial and Performance Management Standard 2009, the Queensland Local Government Act 2009 and other relevant legislation.
Council also works closely with the following Advisory Committees to ensure services meet community expectations:
- Kuranda Infrastructure Advisory Committee (KIAC)
- Kuranda Community Precinct Advisory Committee (KCPAC)
- Tourism Kuranda
Kuranda Infrastructure Advisory Committee
The purpose of KIAC is to advise Council on the implementation of funds from the Kuranda Infrastructure Levy in line with the agreement between Mareeba Shire Council and the State.
Kuranda Community Precinct Advisory Committee
The purpose of KCPAC is to assist in the development of the Kuranda Community Precinct.
The purpose of Tourism Kuranda is to promote the “Village in the Rainforest” through a range of marketing strategies and organisation of community events.