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

Regular Events

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...