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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2014 Cairns Events

Events happening in April

12-13 April

Join us for a lecture with Buddhist teacher Stewart Jarvis on Why meditate? ... In this talk Stewart Jarvis will show you how regular meditation can make life more happy and meaningful to yourself and those around you. ... Stewart Jarvis has been studying Buddhist meditation for more than 20years. Stewart is currently the President of the Buddhist...

Events happening in May

23-25 May

Master Zhen Hua Yang will give a weekend course teaching some of the deepest Taoist energy principles being introduced to the Western world. ... Fri 23rd May 6pm to 9pm: develop inner power ... Sat 24th May 9am to 12pm : Cultivate happiness, grounding, inner bliss and harmony ... Sat 24th May 1pm to 4pm Improve digestion & circulation ... Sun 2...

Events happening in July

3-6 July

Cairns has become the place to be for ukulele lovers and music lovers alike the first weekend of July. The Cairns Ukulele Festival is an annual multi-day, multi-arts festival that brings people from all over the globe and from all walks of life and ages together to enjoy and make music in the tropics. ... There are concerts, workshops, tours and ev...

Events happening in September

12-13 September

Enjoy 4 days of fun, fashion, glamour, food and entertainment centred around 2 days of horse racing in Cairns.  ... The Cairns Amateurs began as a small meeting in 1959 designed to bring the city and country together and has expanded over 50+ years to become one of Australia's premier spring horse racing carnivals. Operated by the Far North Qu...