Road closures for Carnival on Collins, Sunday

Cairns Regional Council advises that the following road closures and changed traffic conditions will occur between 5am and 6pm on Sunday 1 September to facilitate the annual Carnival on Collins.

Collins Avenue, closed between McLean and Mayers sts

McCormack St, closed between Collins Ave and Walsh St

Goodwin St, one-way only travelling from MacDonnell St to McCormack St

Walsh St, one-way travelling from McCormack St to MacDonnell St

Friend St, resident access only

Local traffic and emergency vehicles will have access via MacDonnell, Goodwin, Walsh and McCormack sts.

Carnival on Collins attracts around 30,000 people each year for a day of market stalls, live entertainment and children’s activities.

Visitors can park on Greenslopes St, the car park opposite Little St (from 10am) and the Collins Ave car park near Tank 1.

There is no shuttle bus service this year.

Council apologies for any inconvenience.


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