AHRI QLD Conference 2024

13 and 14 June, Shangri La, Cairns

Christine Posgate

Director of People and Organisational Performance · Cairns Regional Council


Christine Posgate is the Director of People and Organisational Performance at Cairns Regional Council, a role she has held for the past 11 years. Christines experience in human resources spans a number of industries from local government, hospitality, employment, and business advisory services. With over two decades of experience, Christine has made significant contributions to shaping organizational culture, enhancing employee engagement, and driving business growth through effective HR practices. Local Government has become a passion of Christines due to the satisfaction of working for an organisation that gives back to the community that you live in. It may surprise some of you, but local government is an exciting and dynamic industry. For a HR professional there is not much you will not experience in local government. Christine holds a Bachelor of Applied Science, a Diploma in Human Resources, and a Graduate Certificate in Industrial Relations. She is a member of the Australian Human Resources Institute of Australia and Australian Institute of Company Directors. In her personal life, Christine is a passionate dog lover, enjoys anything outdoors and aspires to retirement early and sailing around the warm parts of the world.