ECOfiesta: 31 May 2015, Cairns Cruise Liner Terminal

The ECOfiesta is a free community festival with a difference! It weaves  environment, community and economy into a festival atmosphere for a day of fun, friendship and eco-inspiration.

ECOfiesta celebrates and showcases our unique natural environment, tropical lifestyle and green economy, and is the feature event of ECOweek 2015.

Event highlights include:
  • live music on the waterfront stage featuring Leanne Tennant, DJs Bosko and Honey, Secret Tuesdays and Formidable Vegetable Sound System.
  • ECOdrive - electric vehicle trade show
  • ECOthreads - local fashion designers showcasing streetwear and high end fashion
  • ECOexpo - 70+ stalls featuring products and services from local businesses and community groups
  • ECOspeak - short talks from passionate local eco-champions
  • Taste Paradise cooking demonstrations featuring local chefs and local produce
  • Festival food and drinks to keep you energised
  • Fun team events and games, walk-in maze, circus skills, wildlife rescues, buskers, skate demo and more
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ECOweek: 29 May - 7 June 2015

ECOweek sees community groups, environmental organisations, eco-minded businesses, learning institutions and government agencies across Tropical North Queensland combine their individual sustainability events and activities into a week-long festival. ECOweek kicks off with the Cairns ECOfiesta and concludes with the James Cook University sustainability symposium. 

Held around World Environment Day each year, ECOweek is an opportunity for event organisers to reach a wider audience by holding their event under the ECOweek banner. 

Get involved in ECOweek:
Last updated: 02 April 2015