QLD Cairns network

The AHRI Cairns network’s purpose is to provide relevant professional development for members of AHRI and their guests in the Cairns region. Network activities are organised each year in response to emerging human resource management trends and issues relevant to the Cairns region.


For 2022, the Cairns Network will be offering a mix of in-person networking events and professional development opportunities which supplement AHRI’s National Online CPD Events.

Upcoming network forums

Thursday 14 July – The Mid Year Chill! 

Thursday 13 October – HR Power Hour

Wednesday 30 November – Cairns Casual Coffee Catch up

Committee members

The Cairns network is run by AHRI members. They are HR professionals who volunteer their time and expertise to expand the scope of knowledge in this specific HR area of interest.

Types of activities

  • Assisting with the organisation and planning of the professional development calendar
  • Discussing ideas, current trends and developments that are of interest
  • Assisting with access to experts, both practitioners and thought leaders, for presentations and comment
  • Developing research opportunities for recommendation to AHRI national office.


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