Some 632 businesses within the Cairns CBD have signed on to be a part of Cairns Business Watch, which is an extension of Neighbourhood Watch.
The program aims to forge working relationships and the exchange of information between local police and business owners.
Representatives from the group will work closely with police in establishing direct lines of communication and addressing the concerns of those in the business community. Through the program members are encouraged to actively report crime and suspicious behaviour along with looking out for their neighbouring businesses.
Business owners within the Cairns CBD that haven’t already registered are encouraged to join the group by emailing:
Cairns Business Watch will encompass the area as outlined below.