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JCU Human Movement students travel to PNG

JCU Human Movement students travel to PNG

JCU students travel to PNG on New Colombo Plan Four Australian students from James Cook University (JCU) in Cairns have travelled to Papua New Guinea to study as part of the Australian Government’s prestigious New Colombo Plan (NCP). Aidan Wright, Chelsea O’Brien,...

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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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