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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2017 Cairns Events

Regular Events

Occurs every week on Wednesday

Walk into Wellness is a new, free, physiotherapist-led walking group which is particularly suitable for those returning from injury or illness. We are also happy to welcome anyone who needs a group for motivation, or to meet new friends- if you're a jogger we'll just see you at the start and end :) The walk will be paced for the slowest person and...

29 September - 10 October

JUTE Theatre Company Presents ... Here We All Are. Assembled. by Kathryn Ash ... A twisted tale of two hapless characters who dare to question.  Suspended in a rotting dystopian landscape, forgotten by the world, these two are comforted by blissful ignorance, turning a blind eye to the impending Armageddon. Rising from the detritus comes the v...

Events happening in October

23 October

Want to make a difference? Can you help make the 2018 Relay bigger and better? We are looking for people to join the organising committee - come along to the Information Session and AGM on Monday 23 October at 5.30pm. ...   ... Relay For Life raises vital funds for Cancer Council Qld to put towards research, accommodation lodges, free wig and...

Events happening in November

19 November

A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet bestselling romance author Jayne Ann Krentz (aka Amanda Quick and Jayne Castle). Join us for brunch and author talk from 9 am on Sunday 19 November, or come along to the free book-signing at 12 noon.