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Detectives further appeal for information regarding the Bingil Bay Murder

Detectives in the Far Northern Region are continuing their murder investigation into the suspicious death of a woman at Bingil Bay on over the weekend. Police were called after the body of a 26-year-old Feluga woman was discovered at around … Continue reading

Wujal Wujal causeway official closed due to flooding

Duo wish they’d heeded the warning – If it’s flooded forget it! Parts of the Cape continue to experience localised flooding and access is limited in some areas. The Bloomfield River crossing at Wujal Wujal is now officially closed due to … Continue reading

Reminder: Changed traffic conditions in the CBD from April 26 – May 25

REMINDER: Changed traffic conditions April 26 – May 25 Co-ordinators of the Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE14) wish to remind locals about the changed traffic conditions which may affecting parking in the Cairns CBD near the Cairns Convention Centre for the … Continue reading

Have you seen these bicycles?

Police are investigating the theft of three valuable mountain bikes in seperate incidents at Bayview Heights and Whitfield over the Easter weekend. A red and black 4100 Trek mountain bike and helmet were stolen from the garage area of an … Continue reading

Vehicle Watch – April 22

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a number of vehicles stolen throughout the Far North.  Several of the vehicles listed below were stolen while the victims were at home. Keys, mobile phones and cash have also been stolen after thieves … Continue reading

A sigh of relief for parents – school is back in session Tuesday April 22

It’s been great having the kids at home but I for one know I’m exhausted and will welcome that first school bell on Tuesday morning. Camping, bike riding, movies, arts and crafts, Lego…more Lego, constant preparation of snacks and meals … Continue reading

Mooroobool Service Hub Meet ‘n’ Greet

The new Mooroobool Service Hub threw open it’s doors on Wednesday with a ‘meet and greet’ style event involving key stakeholders and representatives from the various community organisations that will be providing services from the centre. Acting Assistant Commissioner Paul Taylor welcomed everyone … Continue reading

Police pedal power a big hit with Northern Beaches residents

Since its launch in 2012, the Smithfield Police Bike Patrol initiative continues to prove itself as a positive method of policing along with being a big hit with the northern beaches community. The initiative has seen five officers from the … Continue reading

Residents urged to ‘Get Ready’

Local residents should by now have finalised preparations for the impending arrival of Tropical Cyclone Ita, which is forecast to cross the coast north of Cooktown late tonight.  Whilst it is still too early to determine what the wind effects will … Continue reading

ATE14 welcomes participants to Cairns and Great Barrier Reef

Early advice regarding changed traffic conditions April 26 – May 25 The southern hemisphere’s largest tourism trade show is being held in Cairns from 11-15 May, 2014. The Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE14) will bring approximately 1800 delegates to the region for … Continue reading

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Then consider attending one of our FREE Cairns Police Careers Seminars where District Recruiting Officers will explain what is required and you will have an opportunity to find out what it's like at the Academy and in the job by First Year Constables.

Bookings are essential by calling POLICE RECRUITING 1300 BE A COP or online at www.policerecruit.com.au


NEXT CAIRNS SEMINAR DATES:


6.30pm - 8pm Cairns PCYC, McNamara Street, Manunda
May 14
June 11
August 6
October 1
November 12
December 10

6.30pm - 8.00pm Edmonton PCYC, 10-20 Walker Road, Edmonton
April 2
September 3

ATHERTON SEMINAR:

6pm - 7.30pm Merriland Hall, Robert Street, Atherton TO BE ADVISED

INNISFAIL SEMINAR:

6pm - 7.30pm Innisfail PCYC, 2 Palmerston Highway, Innisfail
TO BE ADVISED


Neighbourhood Watch

CAIRNS DISTRICT NHW FACEBOOK SITES
Some NHW groups are now on Facebook

UPCOMING MEETINGS

BRINSMEAD NHW
Next Meeting: Tuesday 3rd June 7pm, Brinsmead Community Centre (opp IGA)
Future Meetings: 05/08, 07/10 & 02/12.


CANOPY'S EDGE NHW
Residents advised by email & newsletter delivery.
NEXT MEETING : TBA- 6.30pm Canopy's Edge sales office, 2 Ashwood CCT.


CLIFTON BEACH NHW -
TBA
Clifton Beach Tennis Courts, Clifton Beach.


EARLVILLE NHW WATCH;
NEXT MEETING - Wednesday May 7th 5.30pm: . Undercover area, Our Lady Help of Christians Primary School, Balaclava Rd (First Wed of every month).
FUTURE MEETINGS: 04/06, 02/07, 06/08, 03/09, 01/10, 05/11 & 03/12.
Residents are urged to become a part of Earlville E-Watch by registering an email address at the address below.


EDGE HILL/WHITFIELD NHW
NEXT MEETING :TBA
(Meetings held at the Edge Hill Bowls Club
Woodward Street
Contact Anita Jones:


EDMONTON NHW
NEXT MEETING :- 7:30pm Monday 19th May 2014 (3rd Monday of every month) Meeting Venue: EDMONTON Police Station, Cattle St.
Gordonvale & Edmonton areas welcome.
Future meeting dates: 19/05, 16/06

HORN ISLAND E-WATCH;

KANIMBLA E-WATCH
Residents are urged to become a part of Kanimbla E-Watch by registering an email address at the address below.


KEWARRA BEACH NHW
Residents are urged to become a part of Kewarra Beach E-Watch by registering an email address at the address below.


KURANDA NHW


MOOROOBOOL NHW
Next meeting- 7pm Tuesday May 6th Cairns Community Radio Board Room, Raintrees Shopping Centre, via Koch Street
Future meetings: 03/06, 01/7, 05/08, 02/09, 07/10, 04/11 & 02/12. ,


MOUNT SHERIDAN E-WATCH
Residents are urged to become a part of Mount Sheridan E-Watch by registering an email address at the address below.


NHWQ PALM COVE GROUP
Next Meeting- Tuesday 10th June 6.30pm Peppers Beach Club and Spa Conference Room
123 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove
Future meetings: 2/09 & 02/12


TRINITY BEACH E-WATCH
Residents are urged to become a part of Trinity beach E-Watch by registering an email address at the link below.


TRINITY PARK NHW
Next Meeting: 7pm Monday 7th April at Marlin Coast Neighbourhood Watch Lot 2 Reed Rd, Trinity Park
Future Meetings: 2/6, 4/8, 6/10 and 1/12/2014

WEIPA E-WATCH
Residents are urged to become a part of Weipa E-Watch by registering an email address at the address below.


WHITE ROCK NHW
Next Meeting: Monday 12th May, 5.30pm. Trinity Baptist Church, 115 Progress Rd, White Rock.
future Meetings: 11/08 & 10/11.
Residents are urged to become a part of
Whiterock E-Watch by registering an email address at the address below.


WOREE NHW
Next Meeting- Tuesday May 6th 7-8pm
Future meetings: 03/06, 01/07, 05/08, 02/09, 07/10,& 04/11. (1st Tuesday of every month)
Community Learning Centre
Woree High School Windarra St Woree


CAIRNS BUSINESS WATCH (CBD)
Cairns CBD Businesses are urged to register to receive Cairns Business Watch information, crime trends and crime prevention updates relating to the Cairns CBD by emailing


YORKEYS KNOB E-WATCH
Residents are urged to join Yorkeys Knob E-Watch by registering an email address bu clicking on the icon below.

AREAS INQUIRING ABOUT NHW
REDLYNCH
BUNGALOW
WESTCOURT
RAINFOREST ESTATE
PARRAMATTA PARK

If you are interested in helping form a NHW group in one the above surburbs please email us



INACTIVE NHW AREAS IN CAIRNS

Freshwater
Redlynch


For more information about NHW go to: www.police.qld.gov.au/programs/nhwq
www.nhwq.org

SConst Heidi Marek: