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Cairns Street Chaplain News

We’re back on the Streets providing COVID19 relief services

We’re back on the Streets providing COVID19 relief services

We’re back on the streets! Cairns Street Chaplains is partnering with Anglicare to provide COVID19 relief services during the current crisis.

Emergency hampers, shopping for supplies, prescription deliveries for quarantined individuals, whatever is required… the CSC team are up for it!

Street Patrols paused due to Covid19

Street Patrols paused due to Covid19

We're sad to say that due to Covid19 our Friday and Saturday night patrols will not be on the streets of Cairns until we get the all clear to go out again. During an average month Cairns Street Chaplains come into contact with well over 2000 people partying in the...

A new wall of water from Freshwater Church!

A new wall of water from Freshwater Church!

Thank you Freshwater Church! All these bottles of water have just been delivered to Cairns Street Chaplains HQ, generously donated by Freshwater Church. Thirsty people of the Cairns Safe Night Precinct will once again have access to portable refreshment courtesy of...

Big Purple Jellyfish? No it’s just the Street Chaplains!

Big Purple Jellyfish? No it’s just the Street Chaplains!

For the 2019 Cairns Grand Parade many of the crowd along the esplanade were astonished to see an army of what appeared to be purple and white jellyfish approaching. As the jellyfish came closer it was plain to see that this was not an invasion from the barrier reef....

Renewed Funding for Cairns Street Chaplains

Renewed Funding for Cairns Street Chaplains

Cairns Street Chaplains has just received official notification by way of a visit from the Honourable Coralee O’Rourke MP, Minister for Communities and Minister for Disability Services and Seniors and Michael Healy, Queensland state member for Cairns, that funding for...

Street Chaplains in the Cairns Festival Parade Again

Street Chaplains in the Cairns Festival Parade Again

A team of ten of us (including one Swiss back packer who rode in the wheelchair) proudly wore our purple shirts in the Cairns Festival Parade on Saturday 25 August 2018.  Les drove the van with Alysse riding shotgun, Brett pushed the wheelchair and the rest of us...

Hydration and good mates the keys to a great New Year’s Eve

Hydration and good mates the keys to a great New Year’s Eve

What a great night we had on New Year’s Eve! Thirteen Street Chaplains (including three gracious volunteers roped in just to give out cups of water) worked tirelessly from 9pm to 5am. We gave out 1,004 cups of water from the Rest and Recovery van on that one night...

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