Cairns Events

Festival 2018

Festival 2018

2018-04-04 - 2018-04-04 | Map

As part of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, Cairns will host Festival 2018, a bold arts and cultural 12-day program designed to galvanise the region, inspire audiences and c...more

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Basketball - Cairns Prelims

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Basketball - Cairns Prelims

2018-04-05 - 2018-04-05 | Map

Individual athleticism and skill, combined with teamwork and tactics will have Basketball crowds cheering and chanting all over Queensland. With four captivating quarters of end-to...more

ASN ICN Cairns Tropix

ASN ICN Cairns Tropix

2018-04-21 - 2018-04-21 | Map

The ICN Tropix fitness circuit kicks off in the prestige destination of Far North Queensland. Cairns Convention Centre will play host to the premier natural fitness and bodybuildin...more

Cairns Invitational PBR

Cairns Invitational PBR

2018-06-02 - 2018-06-02 | Map

They don’t rope calves and they don’t chase barrels. This is bull riding and the first step is to just stay alive. There are no time outs, no towels to throw in. There is on...more

C2K Bike Ride

C2K Bike Ride

2018-06-30 - 2018-06-30 | Map

Cairns to Karumba Bike Ride is a truly epic adventure that you will talk about for a lifetime. Whether you are a rider (road or dirt), a supporter or a volunteer, there is a place...more

Cairns Indigenous Art Fair

Cairns Indigenous Art Fair

2018-07-13 - 2018-07-13 | Map

From where ever you are, come and join Cairns Indigenous Art Fair, and immerse yourself in a CIAF experience of your own. The CIAF 2017 cultural festivities welcomed more visitors...more

Cairns Tropical Writers Festival

Cairns Tropical Writers Festival

2018-08-17 - 2018-08-17 | Map

The Cairns Tropical Writers Festival is held in Cairns, North Queensland. It is the heart of literature in the tropics. The program is now available and tickets are for sale at the...more

Cairns Festival

Cairns Festival

2018-08-24 - 2018-08-24 | Map

The countdown to the region’s favourite annual celebration is on! Cairns Festival is set to showcase the vibrant, tropical lifestyle and creative spirit of Far North Queensland ...more

Targa Great Barrier Reef

Targa Great Barrier Reef

2018-08-31 - 2018-08-31 | Map

Targa Great Barrier Reef will be the first ever Targa event held in Queensland and the event name joins two iconic brands under the one banner. The new event will be based in one o...more

Cairns Tropical Pride

Cairns Tropical Pride

2018-10-12 - 2018-10-12 | Map

Cairns Tropical Pride is a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender plus (LGBT+) festival to celebrate the diverse and beautiful people and places of the Cairns region. Once a year, C...more

Crocodile Trophy

Crocodile Trophy

2018-10-13 - 2018-10-13 | Map

The Crocodile Trophy is the oldest Mountain Bike (MTB) stage race in the world and has its home in the heart of one of the most beautiful holiday destinations on earth: Tropical No...more