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Palm Cove Markets

Palm Cove Markets

Sunday, 2nd August 2020 - Sunday, 1st August 2021
A 120 plus Stall Market showcasing local craftsmen and artisans of high quality hand made jewellery, clothing, products and art held 8am to 2pm on the first Sunday of the month except for January - March on Williams Esplanade at Palm Cove Cairns.
Oseanica Film Project

Oseanica Film Project

Saturday, 5th December 2020 - Tuesday, 4th May 2021
Oseanica Film Project held during "Oseanica Culinary Art" Congress and Exhibition celebrates the underlying messages put forward in the Congress. Culinary Art is not just the preparation and display of food; it is the cultural roots, the teachings, regional influences and the historical past that has created the food we enjoy today. They want to see what inspired you to cook and strive for perfection, how your culture, history, and region developed your passion and express this to show the viewer. The Film Project is set in Cairns, Far North Queensland, the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and World…
To Kill a Cassowary

To Kill a Cassowary

Friday, 5th March 2021 - Saturday, 13th March 2021
To Kill A Cassowary is a comedy written by local playwright Laurie Trott about inheritance and legacy, ageism and ambition, and the importance of looking after relationships, including the one people have with the land. Set deep in Far North Queensland's tropical rainforest, Old Amos (played by Steven Tandy) leads an eccentric life. He’s a bohemian eco-warrior, a spiritual eclectic and a cantankerous loner but for the occasional visit from his mysterious neighbour, Josie. However, his idyllic existence living amongst the Orange-footed Scrub Fowl and the elusive Cassowary is endangered when his estranged daughter Paula moves in. She has her…
Speakeasy Valentines Party

Speakeasy Valentines Party

Friday, 12th February 2021
Calling all divas and devils to the dance floor of our delectable den of debauchery. Full of juicy grooves and flawless moves. Funkier, fruitier and fun than the rumours you've heard. Electro swing/ghetto funk/future vintage/swing n bass music from Speakeasy resident DJs... Ashcats Soundsystem (birthday party!) Rizon Live Plus guests TBA Vintage / 1920s / Gatsby decor and dress up
Cairns Summer Sounds

Cairns Summer Sounds

Thursday, 4th February 2021 - Saturday, 27th February 2021
Live music is back in 2021 and Cairns is hosting some of the big names in Aussie music at the Cairns Summer Sounds. With a stellar line up of acts across February, including Tones And I, Bernard Fanning, John Butler and Amy Shark, it’s the perfect time to visit. Catch a show or two (or more!) and enjoy all that the Tropical North has to offer.
Cairns Summer Sounds - John Butler

Cairns Summer Sounds - John Butler

Thursday, 4th February 2021 - Friday, 5th February 2021
Clear your schedule music lovers because live music is back in 2021 and we’re bringing the big names to you! Cairns Summer Sounds are keeping you cool with a stellar line up of Aussie acts. One of the most successful independent artists to come out of this country, John Butler continues to steer his 20+ year career with his heart. From busking on the streets of Fremantle to playing packed out festivals, arenas and amphitheatres all over the globe, including Glastonbury, Big Day Out, Coachella, New Orleans and the Bryon Bay Bluesfest, this is an artist who knows how to…
Cairns Summer Sounds - Tones and I

Cairns Summer Sounds - Tones and I

Saturday, 13th February 2021 - Sunday, 14th February 2021
Clear your schedule music lovers because live music is back in 2021 and we’re bringing the big names to you! CPAC’s Summer Sounds are keeping you cool with a stellar line up of Aussie acts. Riding a wave of success, Tones And I, and her outstanding pipes, have reached all corners of the globe and made hers one the biggest names in Pop music. Now, we get the chance to experience her palpable energy and staggering voice firsthand on the CPAC stage. The ex-Byron Bay busker hit the big time and made music history when her global smash-hit ‘Dance Monkey’…
Cairns Summer Sounds - Bernard Fanning

Cairns Summer Sounds - Bernard Fanning

Saturday, 20th February 2021 - Sunday, 21st February 2021
Clear your schedule music lovers because live music is back in 2021 and we’re bringing the big names to you! Cairns Summer Sounds are keeping you cool with a stellar line up of Aussie acts. Bernard Fanning has accumulated one of the most celebrated and distinct songbooks on the Australian rock spectrum. As the well - known frontman for one of Australia’s most loved Rock Bands Powderfinger, his iconic voice has sound-tracked a nation. A multi – award winning and platinum selling artist, his solo career now spanning 15 years, Fanning has firmly cemented his position as one of Australia’s…
Cairns Summer Sounds - Amy Shark

Cairns Summer Sounds - Amy Shark

Friday, 26th February 2021 - Saturday, 27th February 2021
Ahead of her massive national tour, Queensland born 8 time ARIA award-winning, singer-songwriter Amy Shark is preparing to knock our collective socks off with two huge shows at CPAC. After honing her craft and self-producing her music for years, Amy became a household name in 2016 with the release of her breakout hit, ‘Adore’. The emotive single put Amy on the map as one of Australia’s most formidable emerging songwriters and ‘Adore’ went on to achieve 5 x Platinum certification in Australia, a streaming count that surpassed 100 million and second place in the influential listener-voted 2016 Triple J Hottest…
Great Barrier Reef Masters Games

Great Barrier Reef Masters Games

Thursday, 20th May 2021 - Sunday, 23rd May 2021
The Great Barrier Reef Masters Games is a celebration of Masters sport in the beautiful location of Cairns, in partnership with Tourism and Events Queensland. Now in its fifth games the GBR Masters will be held from Thursday 20 to Sunday 23 May 2021. 2,000 masters-aged men and women from Australia, Oceania, South East Asia and beyond are anticipated to compete in 20 individual and team sports across the four days of competition with sports for all masters ages and interests. Cairns is the ideal location to host the Games, being one of Australia's most popular holiday destinations with a…
2021 Cairns Expo

2021 Cairns Expo

Friday, 7th May 2021 - Sunday, 9th May 2021
The Cairns Expo is the region’s largest Home, Lifestyle, Caravan, Camping and Boating Event in North Queensland. Over 130 local and national companies will be on show at the Cairns Showgrounds for three huge days. View the latest Caravans, Camper Trailers, Boats, Vehicles, Accessories, Fishing Gear and more, alongside products and services for your home and lifestyle such as sustainable living ideas, gardening, homeware, bedding and more. There’s plenty to see across the weekend, including daily entertainment for the whole family. We look forward to seeing you at the 2021 Cairns Expo! 7 – 9 May 2021, Cairns Showgrounds.
Oseanica, Culinary Art

Oseanica, Culinary Art

Monday, 7th December 2020 - Tuesday, 4th May 2021
Oseanica Culinary Art is a three-day Gastronomy Congress and Exhibition that brings together some of the Top Chefs and Industry Representatives throughout Asia/Pacific, Oceania and guest country, Spain. Speakers are exploring and sharing the latest culinary trends, methods and achievements while starting the conversation in the industry, around sustainability, culture, ethics and resource conservation. They are bringing together representatives from indigenous peoples throughout Australia and Oceania to showcase their culture, cooking and native ingredients to the international and local delegates. Oseanica is an exciting project bringing a lot of benefits to everyone involved. Network throughout the event with other delegates…
Great Barrier Reef Masters Softball

Great Barrier Reef Masters Softball

Thursday, 20th May 2021 - Sunday, 23rd May 2021
This is a biannual event for male and female players over 35 years of age. The next event will be held in Cairns in Far North Queensland on May 20 to 23, 2021. Bring your family and stay and enjoy this beautiful part of Australia, where the Rainforest meets the Reef.
Port Douglas Hot and Steamy Festival

Port Douglas Hot and Steamy Festival

Friday, 19th February 2021 - Monday, 22nd February 2021
The Port Douglas Hot and Steamy Festival is Australia's newest LGBTQI+ festival and has been designed as a warm up to Sydney Mardi Gras. Held in Australia's beautiful tropics during the 'green season' all their events are held in iconic venues, designed to showcase their stunning region and climate. With Port Douglas situated between two World Heritage Listed attractions, their Festival provides LGBTIQ+ travelers an amazing opportunity to travel to the region for a party of a lifetime and to experience the Daintree Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef.
Savannah in the Round

Savannah in the Round

Friday, 2nd October 2020 - Sunday, 3rd October 2021
Savannah in the Round is Tropical North Queensland's very own country music and camping festival, taking place at the Kerribee Park Rodeo Grounds in Mareeba (less than one hours drive west from Cairns). Featuring the hottest Australian country music artists (30 artists across 3 incredible days and nights), plus a full roster of support programming, there's plenty of entertainment for the whole family.
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