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First reports of severe coral bleaching

AS ocean temperatures continue to rise in the Great Barrier Reef this summer, scientists from James Cook University (JCU) have reported areas of moderate to severe coral bleaching offshore from Rockhampton.

Tourist drive reopens

FNQ tourism alive and well


Rowes Bay manager named best in Queensland

ROWES Bay Village manager Stephen Pether has been named as the 2024 Programmed QLD Village Manager of the Year at a recent Property Council of Queensland industry event.

Cairns Airport reopened


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CIAF Big Sculpture to go on tour

THE Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) will take its Big Sculpture exhibition on tour thanks to a Queensland Government investment.

CIAF searching for fashion coordinator

CAIRNS Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) is hunting for a fashion coordinator to produce a vibrant, inclusive, and culturally immersive fashion performance program ahead of its 15th anniversary in July.

Indigenous identity explored in exhibition

A NEW exhibition at the Court House Gallery will explore Indigenous identity through a blend of traditional photography and contemporary artificial intelligence technologies.

Artists given chance to bloom through CIAF program

Benita Williams wearing Sown in Time designs by Lynelle Flinders – one of the inaugural recipients of CIAF’s new BLOOM Fashion Design Collection Development program. PHOTO BY: Cristina Bevilac.


Boost to sports participation and cultivation

IN a bid to enhance sports participation and cultivate talent, the Queensland Government has announced a substantial funding injection of $9.3 million for eligible sport and recreation organisations.

Thursday Island rugby league team named best in state

CAIRNS Detectives have charged a man with murder following the suspicious death of a man at Mooroobool last Saturday.

Fans to pay for cricket World Cup and ICC games

CRICKET fans looking to watch Australia World Test Championship and ODI World Cup defences will be hit with a paywall after Amazon Prime Video secured the broadcasting rights in Australia for all men’s and women’s International Cricket Council (ICC) tournaments.

New tennis club “grand slam” for players

THE long-awaited Henley Street Tennis Club will officially open this Saturday following the upgrade to Lions Park in Earlville.