Cairns’ Professional Security Company

We exist to protect you, your people and your assets, allowing your organisation to grow and prosper.

Security Services

Southern Cross Protection Cairns is part of Southern Cross Protection, a national full-service security company with over 90 years’ experience.

Risk Advisory

Tailored risk mitigation and security strategies to identify and address security threats relevant to your organisation.

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Security Patrols

Over 16,000 security patrols each night, providing invaluable protection to businesses and communities nationwide.

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Security Guards

Our qualified, licensed, and diligent security guards are available 24/7 for a wide variety of roles, locations and events.

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Alarm Monitoring

Our 24 hour, 365 day alarm monitoring and rapid response times deliver genuine asset protection for your business.

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Loss Prevention

Solve your business’ retail crime, theft and shrinkage problems with our trusted, tailored loss prevention solutions.

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CCTV / Access Control

Improve employee safety and operational effectiveness with customised, intelligent electronic security strategies.

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Cash Logistics

Secure and insured cash collection and transport services to reduce your exposure to robberies and vulnerabilities.

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Security Convergence

Build enterprise resilience with an integrated cyber and physical security plan customised to your business needs.

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About Us


Southern Cross Protection Cairns

Owned by Gordan McCormack and employing 15 local security officers and 1 administration officer, our objective is to offer cost-effective, quality security solutions to the Cairns region. We have a strong customer service focus and a number of systems in place to ensure you receive a service like no other.

We offer a state-of-the-art vehicle tracking system in our patrol fleet, a real-time call verification system, and fast, accurate incident reporting that offers clients not just a written report but also photo verification of the incidents that are recorded live whilst the officer is on site.

Need a dependable solution for protection and safety? Call Southern Cross Protection Cairns today on 07 4035 68110406 705 062, or 1300 136 102, or contact us online for a free quote or consultation. We would be happy to discuss your requirements and the services most suitable to your industry or needs.

Cairns Security Company
  • Gordan McCormack
    Gordan McCormack Managing Director

    Gordan has over twelve years of experience within the security industry. Focused on exceeding customer expectations, Gordan takes a hands-on approach to all aspects of managing the unique and individual security needs of his clients. Gordan’s focus is on providing each client with an individually tailored security plan, designed to protect people, assets and business.

  • Glen Murtagh
    Glen Murtagh Cairns Branch Manager

    Glen manages the day-to-day operations for the Cairns Branch. Glen is focused on service delivery and since his appointment, he has shown strong growth and customer retention. Glen has many years’ experience in the Security & Correction Industry and has held long-standing management roles within each industry he has worked in.

  • “Southern Cross Protection have been providing varied services to Ray White Commercial Cairns for over three decades with outstanding results and reliable and cost effective service. The friendly Cairns team make any request a priority and we have always enjoyed a great relationship.”

    Helen Crossley
    Helen Crossley Principal | Ray White Commercial Cairns
  • “Mike and Julie and their team at Southern Cross Protection Cairns have been servicing the security needs of Safetylec Management Solutions for nearly 10 years. In that time I have found them extremely helpful and very approachable, but most importantly, professional. I would recommend them as the number one security contractor in Cairns.”

    Andrew Maunder
    Andrew Maunder Managing Director | Safetylec Management Solutions



230 Draper Street, Parramatta Park, QLD 4870

Contact Us

1300 136 102