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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Showing events that fall on 23 February 2012

1-19 February

Teach the kids that art is not always boring!  Patterns Under the Sea is a special childrens exhibition featuring works from the Cairns Regional Gallery Collection and by local students.  Free art activities are available in the Gallery space and it's a great way to cool down, entertain the kids and take a break from the Cairns heat.

1 February - 1 April

It's not often you hear people laughing out loud in a Gallery, but that's the case in Behind the Lines.  Australia's best known cartoonists have come together to present a cutting snap shot of the 2011 year in politics.  Once you've viewed the show, be sure to cast a vote for your favourite and put it in the running for the People's Choic...

2 February - 27 December
Occurs every week on Thursday

Come in and join in on the fun of Trivia every Thursday night at the Salt House. Register for free from 6.30pm, you can have as many or as little as you like in a team, it is up to you! Win some cool and corny prizes and have a laugh with your friends.

10 February - 8 April

A collection of photographs from successful Australian painter Tim Storrier.  Storrier has had a long history of setting up landscape interventions and photographing them.  Often these photographs help record the light, mood and atmosphere that is then reflected in completed paintings.  An evocative exhibition featuring not only phot...

10 February - 8 April

There's no denying the amazing talent of Nalda Searles.  Working with natural materials as diverse as plant fibres, animal fodder, hair and wax as well as found and salvaged items such as old clothing, Searles constructs amazing fibre textiles and sculptural forms. ... Nalda Searles will present an Artist Talk as part of this exhibition.Friday...

14 February

Treat your loved one to a romantic dinner at the Salt House. We have designed a delicous menu to suit with a glass of Moet & Chandon Champagne on arrival with a matching canape, followed by a 3 course meal. Book now as bookings are essential - phone 07 4041 7733.

26 February

Our next Family Fun Breaky is on Sunday 26th February – bring your family and join in on the fun including face painting and balloon blowing! Family full hot breaky platters are $49 for 2 adults and 2 children, individual prices also apply. Bookings are essential so phone 07 4041 7733.