Seniors Week

Each year during Queensland Seniors Week, Cairns Regional Council hosts events and activities to celebrate our community's young-at-heart.

In 2017, Queensland Seniors Week will be held from 19 to 27 August. Download the Seniors Week program ( PDF, 1.18 MB ).

2017 Positive Ageing Fair

Celebrate the start of Seniors Week on Friday 18 August by spending the day at the Positive Ageing Fair to be held at Cannon Park, Woree.

Stallholders will provide information and services relevant to ageing seniors. 

There'll be Yoga and Pilates workshops, bush poetry and games for the keen and dance along to the melodic tunes of the Cairns Seniors Travelling Band.

The venue offers friendly access for wheelchairs and walkers and there's loads of free parking. Buses welcome.

This is a free event for seniors and carers. All tickets to the lunch have been allocated.

Proudly sponsored by

Regis Aged Care4CA AM

2017 Seniors events

Become a sponsor!

By getting behind a local event as a sponsor, you will be directly contributing to the wellbeing of our community and the liveability of our city. Investing in Seniors Week will help you reach local target markets and showcase your products and services.

In return, your brand will be viewed as being an active participant in the development of our community and have the opportunity for exposure to those who are most likely to seek your services.  

Download a sponsorship prospectus ( PDF, 1.4 MB ) or contact the Senior Events Officer on (07) 4044 3261 or

Contact us to list your local community event on this calendar.

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