Events calendar

Do you have a community-run, not-for-profit event, festival, celebration or important date that the Cairns community would like to know about? Submit your event for our What's On listing (terms and conditions apply).

Jamie's Ministry of Food, 21 July - 28 September 2016

Date: Thu 21 Jul
Location: The Jamie's Ministry of Food Mobile Kitchen will be located at: Stockland Cairns North End outside Food Court 537 Mulgrave Road, Earlville

Jamie's Ministry of Food Mobile Kitchen will be rolling into Cairns from 21st July through to 28th September. More

Cairns Little Theatre Presents HONOUR 19 – 27 August

Date: Fri 19 Aug 08:00 pm
Location: Rondo Theatre 46 Greenslopes St, Edge Hill

Contact: TicketLINK 1300 855 835

A dense, vibrant and intelligent script play by acclaimed Australian play writer Joanna Murray-Smith and directed by Lynn Cropp, delivering an close up and very personal study of human relationships.The play was first performed in Melbourne on 14 November 1995 and has since been performed in more than three dozen countries, including Broadway and in the West End.This play takes us on a tender poignant voyeuristic ride through the life and love of each of the four characters as they navigate the traumatic upheaval caused by their shattered expectations.The characters are real and disturbingly identifiable as their primal, emotive story plays out on stage.Featuring: Judy Gittings, Peter Merrill, Candice Smee and Ciara GrossmanTickets available from Ticketlink, or an hour before the show at the theatre door.WARNING: Strong language More

Ordinary Meeting - 24 August 2016

Date: Wed 24 Aug 09:00 am
Location: Council Chambers, 3rd Floor, 119-145 Spence Street, Cairns

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Ride for Muscular Dystrophy

Date: Sun 28 Aug 06:00 am
Location: Sea Eagle BBQ (near the Skate Park) Esplanade, Cairns

Contact: Samantha Bucolo 07 3243 9700

Muscular Dystrophy Queensland are aiming for 40+ cyclists to embark on a 100km group cycling journey through Cairns and surrounding areas.The aim of the group is to raise funds for Queensland families living with muscular dystrophy and other neuromuscular disorders.Riders will meet on the Esplanade at 6.00am for registration before beginning their journey at 7.00am. An invitation is also open to the general public who would like to come along to the finish and welcome back our dedicated riders and support families living with muscular dystrophy. More

Age well at home with Integrated Living

Date: Thu 01 Sep 02:00 pm
Location: Edge Hill Bowls Club, 181 Woodward Street, Edge Hill

Age well at home!Learn how to access in-home support when and how you need it.Integrated Living invite you to a free information session about the aged care system and the best way to get the services you or a loved one need.Learn about available in-home services; My Aged Care and how it works; Home Care Packages; plus more.Book your place today call 1300 782 896.Afternoon tea provided. More

St Joseph's School Fete

Date: Fri 02 Sep 05:00 pm
Location: St Joseph's School 13 Loeven Street, Parramatta Park

Contact: Kim Forde 4051 4041

Join us for a fantastic family night out!We have many rides and amusements to choose from, as well as market stalls, live music, food and drink venders, student performances, art displays, a Lego competition, chocolate toss, cake stalls, raffles, ham wheel and so much more. There will even be a bar area for the adults showing live NRL games. More

Cairns Esplanade Markets

Date: Sat 03 Sep 08:00 am
Location: Cairns Esplanade by the lagoon

Every Saturday, between 8am and 4pm, the market stalls showcase items crafted by the people who sell them. The quality stalls include jewellery, leather work, pottery, airbrush tattoos, clothes, skincare and more. More

Economy ID info session

Date: Mon 05 Sep 10:30 am
Location: Civic Reception Rooms, Cairns Regional Council, 119-145 Spence Street, Cairns

Free info session to discover how to use data to make informed business decisions. More

Botanical Drawing Workshops with Julie McEnerny

Date: Wed 07 Sep 06:00 pm
Location: Cairns Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre, Collins Avenue, Edge Hill

Contact: Julie McEnerny 0407 556 189

Botanical drawing monthly workshops conducted by Julie McEnerny More

Cairns Amateurs Racing Carnival

Date: Thu 08 Sep

The Cairns Amateurs Racing Carnival is four days of fun, fashion, glamour, food and entertainment built around two days of horse racing in Cairns in early September each year.The 2016 Carnival features:Cairns Central Ladies Fashion High TeaReef Hotel Casino Presidents Welcome Cocktail PartyLadies Day / Corporate DayANZ Cairns Amateurs BallCairns Amateurs Cup DayCairns Amateurs Committee Annual General Meeting More

Real Living Options 20th Anniversary Dinner Celebration

Date: Fri 09 Sep 06:30 pm
Location: Shangi-la Hotel, Cairns

Contact: Mandy Nielsen 4035 5886

Join Real Living Options Association to celebrate 20 years of supporting the disabled in Cairns. More

Cairns Esplanade Markets

Date: Sat 10 Sep 08:00 am
Location: Cairns Esplanade by the lagoon

Every Saturday, between 8am and 4pm, the market stalls showcase items crafted by the people who sell them. The quality stalls include jewellery, leather work, pottery, airbrush tattoos, clothes, skincare and more. More

Explosive Fight Club - Mixed Martial Arts event

Date: Sat 10 Sep 06:00 pm
Location: Fred Moule Pavillion Cairns Showgrounds

Contact: Corey Elgers Larkin 0428 238 777

Cairns biggest Mixed Martial Arts event.Since 2008, Explosive Fight Promotions has been showcasing the best of Cairns local talent in the combat community. More

Planning and Environment Committee Meeting - 14 September 2016

Date: Wed 14 Sep 09:00 am
Location: Council Chambers, 3rd Floor, 119-145 Spence Street, Cairns

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Cairns Esplanade Markets

Date: Sat 17 Sep 08:00 am
Location: Cairns Esplanade by the lagoon

Every Saturday, between 8am and 4pm, the market stalls showcase items crafted by the people who sell them. The quality stalls include jewellery, leather work, pottery, airbrush tattoos, clothes, skincare and more. More

70th Anniversary of the Formation of RAAFA Cairns Branch and Battle of Britain's 76th Anniversary Commemoration

Date: Sun 18 Sep 11:00 am
Location: Cairns RSL Sub-Branch 115-119 Esplanade Cairns City

Contact: David Goggin 0437 231 645

The commemoration will commence at the Cairns Esplanade cenotaph at 11:00am, celebrating the 70th Anniversary of the Formation of Royal Australian Air Force Association Cairns Branch and the Battle of Britain's 76th Anniversary Commemoration, both events being commemorated on the same day. More

Water & Waste Committee Meeting - 21 September 2016

Date: Wed 21 Sep 09:00 am
Location: Committee Room, 3rd Floor, 119-145 Spence Street, Cairns

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Infrastructure Services Committee Meeting - 21 September 2016

Date: Wed 21 Sep 09:00 am
Location: Committee Room, 3rd Floor, 119-145 Spence Street, Cairns

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Governance Committee Meeting - 21 September 2016

Date: Wed 21 Sep 09:00 am
Location: Committee Room, 3rd Floor, 119-145 Spence Street, Cairns

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Cairns Esplanade Markets

Date: Sat 24 Sep 08:00 am
Location: Cairns Esplanade by the lagoon

Every Saturday, between 8am and 4pm, the market stalls showcase items crafted by the people who sell them. The quality stalls include jewellery, leather work, pottery, airbrush tattoos, clothes, skincare and more. More

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Last updated: 12 April 2016