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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San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival

The San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival is coming to Cairns for the first time 9 March and are partnering with EDO-NQ to raise funds.

The inaugural Australian - San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival is proud to bring North America’s premier cinemaquatic© film event for ocean-related independent films to Cairns for one night only 9 March. Offering a carefully curated group of diverse films that capture the beauty, power and mysteries of the ocean, SFIOFF solicits documentaries, narratives and animated films of varying lengths from around the world. Film topics focus on all aspects of our Blue Planet, including ocean exploration, wildlife, conservation, seafaring adventures, sports and coastal cultures.

$1 of every ticket sold to the Cairns screening of the San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival will be donated to EDO-NQ.  There are great prizes to be won at the screening and a special EDO-NQ fundraiser, but you must be there on the night!

To view the trailer, read about the 2013 films, and book tickets, visit our website.

San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival

$30 + booking fee

Event Details
Date: 9 March 2013
Time: 6:30pm

Where is it?
EVent Cinema
108 Grafton St
Cairns, 4870

For further information...
Jemima Robinson
0404 846 399
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