Cairns Children's Festival


The Cairns Children’s Festival is back with another action packed day of creativity, adventure and innovation plus this year you'll notice some fresh new faces; Penda the Rainforest Giant, Diamond the Crafty Python, Zippy the Robot and Scratch the Bush Turkey will be around to help you enjoy the festival.

This annual event for children aged 12 years and under will be celebrated at the beautiful Cairns Botanic Gardens and Tanks Arts Centre with a huge range of FREE and ticketed events.

The 2017 Cairns Children’s Festival will put a spotlight on KIDS through visual arts, music, performing arts, film and technology, where children not only have the chance to watch the shows but they can be the STAR of the show too.

TIME: 9.00am – 3.00pm
COST: Free & ticketed events
AGES: Up to 12 years
VENUE: Tanks Arts Centre
NOTE: Parents / guardians must accompany children at all times.

View the full program here

Cairns Children's Festival

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