Tourism, business and economic monthly newsletter from Cassowary Coast Regional Council. Keep up-to-date with what's going on in the region and how to get involved. Business workshops, planning & development news, industry updates and more.. 
The Tropical Coast Tourism (TCT) - Cassowary Coast Tourism Strategy is a first for our Region, being a collaboration between the Cassowary Coast Regional Council and the region’s peak Local Tourism Organisation – TCT. The draft Strategy largely represents an industry-driven view of tourism which is supported by the Council to promote and grow our important regional tourism industry. 

Discover why Cassowarians 'love the place we live'. Click HERE for more information and to view the strategy
We invite you to have your say. Submit before Friday 26th October, 2018 by return email to: or

The Tully Gorge Adventure Tourism Strategy identifies a range of business leveraging opportunities as well as recommending actions to be taken by the Council to help push tourism forward for the Tully Gorge and our region.

This is your opportunity to discover opportunities in our region and also provide feedback to the Council regarding the implementation of the Strategy’s proposed action plan. Comments will be received by the Council up until close of business on Friday 19 October 2018. View the strategy and find out more here.

Whether it’s sophisticated soirees, dining experiences at our finest restaurants, alluring fashion, vintage car displays, world-class jazz performances or taking in the region’s fascinating stories and Art Deco history, the Tropical Art Deco Weekend events have been a success.

Discover how your business can celebrate and make a dollar out of Art DecoJoin the deco journey, view the pre-strategy document here

Don't forget, Tully will be taking a step back in time with 20s music and vintage cars Sunday, 14 October. Breakfast will be at Violet Smith Park followed by a guided Art Deco Historical Walk. Find out more here.

Free small business mentoring

Did you know that the Office of Small Business supports Queensland small businesses through the Mentoring for Growth (M4G) program - a completely free service to Queensland small business owners who are looking for strategies and tactics to grow their business.

If you’re facing challenges in your small business and could benefit from valuable insights and expertise from independent business mentors, register to take part in the M4G program today.

Inbound Tourism Workshop: 13 November, Mission Beach. 
Google Workshop: 21 November, Mission Beach.
Social Media Workshop: 04 December, Cairns.

All industry businesses welcome. Visit the TTNQ website for details and how to book.

Indigenous business month

It’s Indigenous Business Month, the Queensland Government is celebrating the diverse range of Indigenous businesses that are excelling and Indigenous entrepreneurs who are leading their communities. Find out more about funded programs, such as the Accelerate Indigenous Small Business Growth Grant support, Indigenous business. Click here for more information.

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries One-Stop Service for development and investment in sustainable agriculture has been designed to facilitate private sector sustainable agriculture development and investment in Queensland, including in new businesses, diversification or intensification of existing, or related supply chain projects. Find out more about the  One-Stop Service.
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Cassowary Coast Regional Council
70 Rankin Street, Innisfail Q 4860
Phone: +61 7 4030 2222 or 1300 763 903

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