Cairns port expansion

CAIRNS is set to lure more cruise ships to the region following a dedication of $30m from the Queensland Govt over the next two financial years to Ports North's $120 million Cairns Shipping Development Project. The scheme involves widening and deepening the existing navigation channel to allow larger cruise ships to berth at the Cairns Cruise Liner Terminal. It would allow for ships up to 300m long to berth and is forecast to attract an additional 70 cruise ships (with homeporting and the Brisbane Cruise terminal) through the Port of Cairns each ...
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