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MangroveWatch Identification Day

Join us to learn about the various mangrove species in Far North Queensland with mangrove expert Jock Mackenzie!  We will meet at CAFNEC at 8:30 on Saturday, April 24th then carpool to various locations where we will spend the morning identifying mangrove species. ...

Jack Barnes Boardwalk Petition

We are still working to keep Jack Barnes Boardwalk open to the public. Show your support for reopening this iconic Cairns landmark by filling out the information below. "To Mayor Bob Manning and Cairns Regional Councillors. We, the undersigned object to the permanent...

April is Citizen Science Month!

Citizen science is the collaboration between volunteers and scientists to collect data and answer research questions, build public awareness, and share results with stakeholders. Cairns is situated between two iconic World Heritage Areas that are celebrated for their...

Election Pledge: Jack Barnes Mangrove Boardwalk

"If elected to office in the Cairns Regional Council 2020 elections I vow to champion for the reopening of the Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk and work with various stakeholders to find a solution to ensure this vital asset is not lost to the community. If...