Cafe beached by works
THE Cairns Regional Council has been doing some well overdue maintenance on the Port Douglas Esplanade - well done.
However I must convey my sympathies to the proprietors of the corner coffee shop, Beaches Café, for the poor timing of this "upgrade" which seems to have been embarked upon with minimal consideration to the exposed location of the cafe.
While I appreciate it can be hard to organise such a project, perhaps the council could have made more effort to liaise with Beaches Cafe so the owners could have co-ordinated and extended their annual holiday shut-down period into the time frame.
I am sure it would have been preferable if the paving rectification could have been better organised and coordinated prior to