Lost something during your Friday or Saturday night out in the Cairns CBD?
Cairns Street Chaplains occasionally find (or are handed) lost items such as phones, wallets, keys, glasses, credit cards and money. We keep these items at our Rest and Recovery Van on Shields Street for the duration of our shift.
To inquire about lost items during Friday or Saturday nights only between 10pm and 4am:
Visit us at the van or call the team on 0428 513 283. We can be found opposite the Night Owl Store, near the junction with Shields Street and Grafton Street.
It’s also useful to talk with local police on (07) 4030 7000, venue security personnel, Citysafe security personnel and accommodation desk staff in the vicinity of where you lost your item.
Cairns Street Chaplains during regular business hours:
You can also inquire about lost property by clicking the button at the bottom of this page or calling us on 0408 697 947.
Where to Claim Your Lost Property
Lost and Found items with significant value will be stored at our van until the end of the shift (usually around 4am). After this time any unclaimed items will be handed in at the Police Station. In this case Contact the Police Station directly to claim your lost and found items.
The police station can be found at 5 Sheridan Street in the Cairns CBD or call (07) 4030 7000
Items of small perceived value will be logged and kept by Cairns Street Chaplains for a reasonable time, and then disposed of appropriately if not claimed.