Annual events

Connect your business with Cairns Residents

Engage your business with your community by partnering with Council on the region's major annual events. Download a sponsorship prospectus ( PDF, 1.4 MB ) or contact the Senior Events Officer on (07) 4044 3261 or

Major annual community events

Council hosts and supports many exciting community events each year. Choose from the list below or visit our What's On calendar for more upcoming events in the Cairns region.


Conferences, meetings and events

Cairns is a premier destination for national and international meetings, conferences and sporting events. Our world-class event facilities include the award-winning Cairns Convention Centre, which has been ranked as the World's Best Congress Centre (AIPC APEX Award 2014).

If you are interested in hosting a conference, meeting or sporting event in the Cairns region, contact Tourism Tropical North Queensland on +61 7 4015 1221 or visit the TTNQ website.

Last updated: 28 April 2017
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