Iconic termite mound desecrated

By Allan Povah Police have asked for any information the public might have on what they described as a desecration of “Mister Big Boy”, an iconic termite mound east of Speewah. According to Senior Sergeant Cameron Gibbons of Mareeba Police,  the popular monument is estimated to have been vandalized within the last three days byContinue reading “Iconic termite mound desecrated”

Cairns Airport closes due cassowary sightings

By Paolo Zupp There has been a recent spate of cassowary sightings in the Cairns and Tablelands areas over the last fortnight. On Far North Queensland day, Police responded to a report from North Cairns resident Polly Maynard, 45, that she had seen a white swan and a cassowary fornicating outside the Tobruk Pool. “I’dContinue reading “Cairns Airport closes due cassowary sightings”