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This Rob Pyne Archive encompasses records from the very beginning of his career to its final leg. Through these documents, visitors can clearly discern more about his work.

Visitors to the archive may also be surprised to learn about how much progress he made in spite of his status as a quadriplegic.

Rob Pyne Archive by Year

The various documents contained within this archive illuminate Rob’s views on public policy, his personal insights and further details his policies that sought to benefit those in need. By exploring these materials, a deeper understanding of this important figure can be obtained. Use this treasure trove of information to get an insider’s look into his ideas, initiatives and achievements.

Tragedy and Disability


Pyne Family Tragedy

Pyne son stable after surgery


Robert not one to live in anyone’s shadow


Disabled Support


Creating a wheelchair friendly campus


Disabled Care Plea

Rob Pyne Archive – University Years


Disability No Bar to Uni Study


From personal adversity to advocate for the disabled


A Man With a Mission


Regional Disability Council Certificate of Appreciation

Cairns Regional Council (2008-2015)


During the years 2008 to 2015 of the Rob Pyne archives material relates to Rob’s first term on Cairns Regional Council.

Rob Pyne Division 3 election advertisement

Pyne Opposes New Budget

Cairns Regional Council Infighting


Park Honours Indigenous Family

Cane Track has Potential


Cairns Largest Road Project


Declaration of Office

Connecting Lake Street to Airport Avenue

Rob Pyne Rescue Recounted


CBD not the only Centre of Civic Activity

State Parliament

2015 – 2017

During this period of the Rob Pyne archive we look at Rob’s tumultuous term in Queensland Parliament as the Member for Cairns.

King Hit

Public housing announced for Cairns

Warning on Climate Change and Climate Disasters

Cairns mental health facility to enhance transition

Campaign Against Local Government Corruption

Pyne Supports the Decriminalisation of Marijuana

Rob Pyne Interview

Laws for child sexual abuse survivors (limitation periods) passed

Bid to end archaic Queensland abortion law

Political Pain

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Cairns Regional Council (2020 – 2023)

Hence this section of the Rob Pyne Archives includes Rob’s final term on Cairns Regional Council. In addition the links relate to the landmark defamation action by Greg Hallam and the Local Government association of Queensland (LGAQ)

Freedom of Speech Under Attack

Greg Hallam Sues

Public Murals Lift Spirits

Socialist councillor casts sole vote against AUKUS

Defamation litigation an abuse of power

Council Vaccine Blast Video.

Pyne has a jab at anti-vaxxers

Pyne at Centre of Defamation Case

LGAQ Funding Court Action

Blackfellow Creek Name Change

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Struggle and Resistance in the Far North

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Rob Pyne