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Bill Liddle awarded the DEi Influencer Award

Bill Liddle awarded the DEi Influencer Award

Bill Liddle awarded the DEi Influencer Award Bill Liddle (Head of Science) from Trinity Bay SSHS was recently awarded the Department of Education (DEi) Influencer Award in recognition of his contribution to Daintree Rainforest Observatory: Our Classroom in the...

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Digital Education Influencers visit Queensland

Digital Education Influencers visit Queensland

Digital Education Influencers visit Queensland Study Queensland has embraced the power of social media influencers in its latest campaign to attract students to Queensland. Six international digital influencers, with a combined reach of around 2 million overseas fans,...

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Cairns Student Hub shortlisted for major award

Cairns Student Hub shortlisted for major award

Cairns Student Hub shortlisted for major award The Cairns Student Hub, along with Brisbane and Gold coast Student Hubs has been shortlisted for PIEoneer Awards 2018 under Study Queensland - Student Hubs Network. Study Queensland – Student Hubs Network is vying for the...

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Volunteer at Cairns Ironman

Volunteer at Cairns Ironman

Volunteers needed for Cairns IRONMAN event The Cairns Airport Adventure Festival, including the signature event the Cairns IRONMAN, is a major annual sporting festival in Cairns. Athletes from all over the world travel to Cairns to compete in the Cairns IRONMAN, which...

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Queensland has two of the Best Student Cities

Queensland has two of the Best Student Cities

Queensland has two of the Best Student Cities The Best Student Cities index was recently released with Queensland well represented as Brisbane and the Gold Coast ranked in the Top 100 cities worldwide for the third consecutive year. Australia performed exceptionally...

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Cairns a draw card for foreign students

Cairns a draw card for foreign students

Cairns a draw card for foreign students A senior CQUniversity academic predicts that international tertiary students in Cairns will outnumber their domestic counterparts in five years. Senior international and services deputy vice-chancellor Alastair Dawson said the...

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22 Free things to do in Cairns

22 Free things to do in Cairns

22 Free things to do in Cairns 1. Active Living Program Are you up for some Zumba Fitness or Qigong Yoga? How about rock climbing or beach volleyball? Pilates or meditation? Cairns Regional Council provides free exercise and wellbeing group classes on the Cairns...

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Cairns announced as CISA 2018 Conference venue

Cairns announced as CISA 2018 Conference venue

Cairns announced as CISA 2018 Conference venue The Council of International Students Australia (CISA) Executive Committee recently selected Cairns as the host destination for the 2018 Conference, to be held at the Cairns Convention Centre from Monday 25th to Thursday...

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Student Stories: Helene from France

Student Stories: Helene from France

Student Stories: Helene from France What made you decide to study in Cairns? Because it is a beautiful region with the Great Barrier Reef. How long have you been in Cairns? I have been living in Cairns for eight months. Which institution/college are you currently...

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Free tools for graduating students

Free tools for graduating students

Free tools for graduating students With summer holidays in full swing, it’s a time of the year when graduates begin their job-seeking journey. Successful Graduate provides free material to help students with career preparation. Providing employability training...

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Student Stories: Marina from Japan

Student Stories: Marina from Japan

Student Stories: Marina from Japan What made you decide to study in Cairns? My mother went on a working holiday to Cairns when she was 22 years old. I’ve heard her talk about Cairns a lot and so decided to come to Cairns when I was 22. How long have you been in...

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12 ways to enjoy a tropical Queensland Christmas

12 ways to enjoy a tropical Queensland Christmas

12 Days of Christmas in Cairns Christmas in the tropics is all about being outdoors enjoying our wonderful natural environment, delicious fresh produce grown locally and sharing with friends and family. Here’s our suggestions to enjoy 12 Days of Christmas in Cairns...

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