Category Archives: Cairns

Cooya Beach 10 minutes from Port Douglas

If investing in property is about having some insight as to what areas are going to see significant capital growth then the latest RP Data report on Coastal Australian locations has Cooya Beach firmly on the map. Across the suburbs … Continue reading

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One Last Shot For De-Amalgamation In Port Douglas

Early next year we’ll be organising a Fund Raising Luncheon so that we can support an advertising campaign to get our Shire back. In summary, I’ll make a few points:* I was one of many who accepted the concept that … Continue reading

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De-amalgamation Update Port Douglas

29 June 2012 De-amalgamation Update Port Douglas This Sunday marks the first hundred days of the new LNP State Government and we anticipate that sometime today (Friday 29 June) the Minister for Local Government, the Hon. David Crisafulli, will announce … Continue reading

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Port Douglas to host 3 Major Sporting Events This Weekend.

This weekend marks the start of the Cairns Airport Adventure Festival in Port Douglas, with 3 fantastic events to kick it off – the Coral Coast Triathlon, RRR Mountain Bike Race and Hekili Great Barrier Reef Ocean Challenge. It is … Continue reading

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Local Council Elections

At the time of typing this, the votes are Bob 21906, Val 8924, Marge 6846, Ian 2268. It appears Bob Manning will be easily romping home with 54%, 44 of 98 booths in the local Council Elections. You can stay updated … Continue reading

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Monday Morning – Captain Cook Hwy Update

Monday 26th of March 2012 Early reports according to ABC Far North Queensland radio, are saying the Captain Cook Highway is once again closed from Port Douglas to Cairns. Apparently more boulders/rocks have fallen onto the highway at Buchan’s Point. … Continue reading

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Coconut Tree Slaughter – Four Mile Beach – Port Douglas

Port Douglas residents today woke to find that the iconic coconut trees that line Four Mile Beach have been cut down by the Cairns Regional Council. Images that tourists and locals associate with Four Mile Beach will soon be but … Continue reading

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Mossman Gorge Centre Nears Completion

Despite challenging delays, the $20 million Mossman Gorge Centre is finally nearing completion with managers expecting to commence operation on 1 May. While access to the Mossman Gorge road will be restricted to traffic between the hours of 8am and … Continue reading

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Good News For Housing Market

FINANCE FIGURES RISE IN DECEMBER Century 21, the largest real estate organisation in the Asia Pacific region, believes that improved housing finance figures in December 2011 could point to a strengthening of the Australian residential real estate market on the … Continue reading

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Year off to positive start for residential real estate with dwelling approvals up

Century 21, the largest real estate organisation in the Asia Pacific region, believes that the uplift in dwelling approvals recorded in November 2011 is welcome news for the Australian property market leading into 2012. “According to data released by the … Continue reading

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