Useful links

We've scoured the Internet looking for the best resources to help support your transition into Cairns. Below you'll find everything from local news and events, sporting and recreation facilities, public transport options and a wide range of community groups. If you think something is missing please email communications [at] or dco.communication [at] with your suggestions.

Community pages

News and events

Public transport


    Sport and recreation

    Utility providers

    DHA has engaged with utility providers to deliver ongoing savings and benefits to Defence members and their families. To view the current offers and savings in your area, visit your Online Services dashboard.

    To save money on your bill check out the Energy-Saving Guide for QLD.