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Cairns & Tropical North Queensland Event Calendar

Cairns and Tropical North Queensland are home to some of Australia's greatest events and festivals. Choose from cultural festivals, sporting competitions, art exhibits, music festivals and community events - all scattered around the diverse region of Tropical North Queensland. Browse events in the List View, or see what's on this month.

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2016 Cairns Events

Events happening in May

17 May

Do you want to take your business to the next level?  ... This seminar will give you the solutions. ...   ... The event is run by Alexander Martin and John Strange - a MAUS accredited business coach with 40 years of experience working in and with small businesses.  ... This event is aimed at small business owners who want to grow and...

18 May

2016 Queensland Small Business Week 16-21 May. Are you in business? Do you want to start a business? ... Get the support you need, network, and hear new ideas at a small business event. ... Join the Honourable Leeanne Enoch MP, Minister for Innovation, Science and the Digital Economy and Minister for Small Business at the Cairns: Get Fit for Change...

20 May

UMI Arts popular Indigenous Markets where you can purchase directly from the creator of each item. ... Held on the Esplande (adjacent to the Lagoon). ... Markets with authentic traditonal and contemporay Aboriginal and ... Torres STrait ISlander dance, arts, craft and clothing stalls.

Events happening in June

2 June

UMI Arts popular Indigenous Markets where you can purchase directly from the creator of each item. ... Held on the Esplande (adjacent to the Lagoon). ... Markets with authentic traditonal and contemporay Aboriginal and ... Torres STrait ISlander dance, arts, craft and clothing stalls.

17 June - 2 July
Occurs every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday

JUTE Theatre Company presents ‘The Salt Remains’ by Tom Gardiner. ...   ... In the best tradition of thrillers that keep you on the edge of your seat, Gardiner’s play 'The Salt Remains' is a study in twists and turns that will keep the audience guessing. Gardiner has written two very strong characters and placed them in a dea...

Events happening in July

15-17 July

Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) is a unique four-day event that merges an art market with a celebration of Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures. ... CIAF is the only art fair in Australia to welcome commercial art galleries and Indigenous art centres to sell and showcase art by Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strai...