Events calendar

This event calendar is provided as a service to residents and visitors to promote community events taking place within the Cairns Regional Council area. It is not an exhaustive list of all local community events. Unless the listing is for a Council-run event, Council is not responsible for the accuracy of information contained in these listings, nor does it endorse the events.

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.

Additional event information can be found at on the My Cairns app (free to download for Apple and Android devices):

Queensland Small Business Week Breakfast featuring Lisa Curry

Date: Mon 27 May
Time: 8:00am - 10:00am
Location: Pullman Reef Casino, 35-41 Wharf Street, Cairns City

Cost: $27.50 general ticket

Contact: Roxanne Macaraeg 4031 1868

Small Business Week opening breakfast with special guest speaker, Lisa Curry. More

Effective Employment Management: QSBW workshop

Date: Mon 27 May
Time: 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: 119-145 Spence Street Cairns (Cairns Regional Council Civic Reception Room, ground floor)

Contact: Roxanne Macaraeg 0740311868

Dynamic two-hour workshop delivered as part of Queensland Small Business Week. More

Grant Writing: QSBW Workshop

Date: Mon 27 May
Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: 119-145 Spence Street Cairns (Cairns Regional Council Civic Reception Room, ground floor)

Contact: Roxanne Macaraeg 0740311868

Learn the basics of applying for grants to help grow your small business. More

ADFAS The Arts and Crafts of Mexico

Date: Mon 27 May
Time: 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Location: Room 5 The Bolands Centre, Cnr of Spence and Lake Streets, Cairns

Contact: Lynn Caskey 0414 125 100

An illustrated talk by Chloe Sayer on the Arts and Crafts of Mexico More

Woree Playtime

Date: Tue 23 Apr
Time: 9:00am - 11:00am
Location: Woree State School

Cost: FREE

Fun activities for families with young children. More

Free guided birdwatching tour

Date: Tue 5 Feb
Time: 8:30am - 10:30am
Location: Meet at Friends House in the Flecker Garden.

Free bird watching guided walk every Tuesday commencing at 8.30am. Bring binoculars and wear walking shoes. More

'Jabiru' Cattana Wetlands volunteers

Date: Tue 12 Mar
Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Cattana Wetlands, Dunne Road, Smithfield,

Contact: Louisa Grandy, volunteer supervisor 4032 6648

Lend a hand to weed, plant and maintain the beautiful Cattana Wetlands in this monthly volunteer group. More

Space+Place: Karate Kids @ Mooroobool

Date: Tue 21 May
Time: 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Location: Balaclava School, Mulgrave Road, Mooroobool

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Space+Place: Stomping Grounds Skate Workshop @ Todd Park

Date: Tue 21 May
Time: 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location: Todd Park, formerly Little Fretwell Park, Robert Road, Bentley Park

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Tuesday history tours of the Tanks and Botanic Gardens Precinct

Date: Tue 5 Mar
Time: 10:00am - 11:15am
Location: Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre, Collins Ave, Edge Hill

Cost: Free

Free history tour of the Tanks and Botanic Gardens every Tuesday commencing at 10:00am More

Space+Place: Street Soccer @ Manunda

Date: Tue 21 May
Time: 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Location: Cairns West School, Mayers Street, Manunda

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Taking care of business in the start up phase: QSBW workshop

Date: Tue 28 May
Time: 8:00am - 9:00am
Location: Cairns City Library, 151 Abbott Street, Cairns

Cost: FREE

Contact: Roxanne Macaraeg 0740311868

Small Business Week event for small business start-ups. More

Switching on your business brain: QSBW workshop

Date: Tue 28 May
Time: 9:30am - 10:30am
Location: Cairns City Library, 151 Abbott Street, Cairns

Cost: FREE

Contact: Roxanne Macaraeg 0740311868

Learn how to use financial reports and technology to capture and track your small business performance. More

Business Ethics: QSBW workshop

Date: Tue 28 May
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Cairns City Library, 151 Abbott Street, Cairns

Contact: Roxanne Macaraeg 0740311868

An entertaining foray into the world of ethical business with James Mousa. More

Business Insurance 101: QSBW Workshop

Date: Tue 28 May
Time: 12:45pm - 1:45pm
Location: Cairns City Library, 151 Abbott Street, Cairns

Cost: FREE

Contact: Roxanne Macaraeg 4031 1868

Hosted by Gallagher Insurance as a part of Queensland Small Business Week More

Visual Merchandising workshop

Date: Tue 28 May
Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: TTNQ Boardroom, Level 2, 51 The Esplanade, Cairns

Cost: $20 per person

Contact: Kelsey Andersen 4015 1206

Learn how to showcase your product and drive a strong return More

Edmonton Playtime

Date: Wed 24 Apr
Time: 9:30am - 11:30am
Location: Hambledon House Community Centre, 177 Bruce Hwy, Edmonton

Cost: FREE

Fun activities for families with young children. More

Space+Place: Deadly Fun Games @ Manoora

Date: Wed 15 May
Time: 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Location: Murray Street Park, Manoora.

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Space+Place: Lead the Dance Workshop @ Mooroobool

Date: Wed 15 May
Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Mooroobool Hub, Shang Street, Mooroobool

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Space+Place: Street Soccer @ Manunda

Date: Wed 15 May
Time: 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location: Harald Falge Park, Lennon Street, Manunda

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Space+Place: Basketball @ Manoora

Date: Wed 15 May
Time: 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Location: 118 Murray Street, Manoora

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Multimedia Marketing: QSBW Workshop

Date: Wed 29 May
Time: 9:30am - 11:30am
Location: Cairns City Library, 151 Abbott Street, Cairns City

Cost: FREE

Contact: Roxanne Macaraeg 4031 1868

Multimedia Marketing workshop as a part of Queensland Small Business Week More

Teddy Bears' Picnic: Gordonvale Early Years Centre

Date: Thu 30 May
Time: 9:30am - 11:30am
Location: Gordonvale Early Years Centre, 33 Sheppards St, Gordonvale

Cost: FREE

Come and join the fun of a free community Teddy Bears' Picnic ... More

Thursday history tours of the Tanks and Botanic Gardens Precinct

Date: Thu 7 Mar
Time: 10:00am - 11:15am
Location: Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre, Collins Ave, Edge Hill

Cost: Free

Free history tour of the Tanks and Botanic Gardens every Thursday commencing at 10:00am More

Space+Place: Deadly Choices + Indigenous Tennis @ Mooroobool

Date: Thu 16 May
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Location: Mooroobool Hub & Shang Park, Shang Street, Mooroobool

Cost: FREE. TO REGISTER CALL 4080 1000.

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Space+Place: Boyz 2 Gentlemen @ Manoora Centre

Date: Thu 16 May
Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: Manoora Centre, Murray Street, Manoora

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Business Innovation: QSBW Workshop

Date: Thu 30 May
Time: 8:00am - 9:30am
Location: Cairns City Library, 151 Abbott Street, Cairns City

Cost: FREE

Contact: Roxanne Macaraeg 4031 1868

Business Innovation workshop as a part of Queensland Small Business Week More

The Crucial Recruitment Decision: QSBW Workshop

Date: Thu 30 May
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Cairns City Library, 151 Abbott Street, Cairns City

Cost: FREE

Contact: Roxanne Macaraeg 4031 1868

Recruitment decision making workshop as a part of Queensland Small Business Week More

Qld Small Business Week closing networking event

Date: Thu 30 May
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Cost: FREE

Contact: Roxanne Macaraeg 0740311868

Free business networking event to wrap up Queensland Small Business Week. More

Cairns Queer Film Festival (30 May-2 June)

Date: Thu 30 May
Time: 7:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Events Cinemas, Cairns Central, McLeod Street, Cairns

Contact: Vyvyen Wong 0419 683 716

A social event for the whole community More

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Last updated: 14 May 2019