Cairns Growth Strategy Update

Join us on 20 February to discuss the Cairns Growth Strategy and the critical considerations and challenges involved in planning for expected population growth.

Ed Johnson, Director of Planning, Growth & Sustainability at Cairns Regional Council will provide an update on the Council’s Towards 2050: Growth Strategy Framework, and will explore the potential impact of the Far North Queensland Regional Plan review.

Joining Ed for a panel discussion is Darren Halpin from PPNQ Developments, Aidan Lang from Access Community Housing and James McPeake from McPeake Town Planning. The panellists will provide their perspectives and offer insights on the key areas of focus for industry.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to broaden your understanding of the Cairns Growth Strategy and connect with industry experts. Register now to secure your spot!

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Event Summary


Tuesday, 20 February 2024


12:00pm for a 12:30pm start – 2:00pm


Flynn, a Crystalbrook Collection Hotel
68 / 72 Abbott St
Cairns City, QLD 4870


Member: $70 | Table of 8 $560
Non-Member: $95 | Table of 8 $760

Hot plated lunch, brewed coffee and tea is provided


Ed Johnson Director, Planning, Growth & Sustainability Cairns Regional Council
Darren Halpin Managing Director PPNQ Developments
Aidan Lang Manager, Finance & Corporate Services Access Community Housing
James McPeake Senior Planner McPeake Town Planning

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