Events calendar

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What's on

This event calendar is provided as a service to residents and visitors to promote community events taking place within the local area as well as events presented by Cairns Regional Council. It is not an exhaustive list of all local community events; it excludes commercial activities and events run for profit . 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):

Space+Place: Deadly Ninjas @ Harald Falge Park, Manunda

Date: Tue 1 Dec
Time: 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location: Harald Falge Park, Lennon St, Manunda

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Space+Place: Hockey @ Balaclava School

Date: Tue 1 Dec
Time: 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Location: Balaclava State Primary School, Mulgrave Rd, Mooroobool.

Cost: FREE

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Space+Place: Street Soccer @ Cairns West School, Manunda

Date: Tue 1 Dec
Time: 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Location: Cairns West School, Mayers St, Manunda

Cost: FREE

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Gardens and Tanks precinct heritage tour

Date: Tue 1 Dec
Time: 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Cairns Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre, Collins Ave, Edge Hill

Cost: Free

Free history tour with volunteer guide every Tuesday. No bookings required. More

Free guided birdwatching tour

Date: Tue 1 Dec
Time: 8:30am - 10:30am
Location: Cairns Botanic Gardens, Collins Avenue, Edge Hill

Free guided tour with local birding legend John Seale every Tuesday morning. More

Talk to a Planner Gordonvale

Date: Tue 1 Dec
Time: 9:00am - 2:30pm
Location: Gordonvale Community Hall, 17-19 Cannon Street, Gordonvale

Public consultation on amendments to the Cairns planning scheme More

Guided tour of the Gardens

Date: Wed 2 Dec
Time: 10:00am - 11:30am
Location: Leaving from the Friends House, Flecker Gardens, Collins Avenue, Edge Hill

Cost: Free

Discover the vast array of tropical plants. Tours led by volunteers from the Friends of Botanic Gardens. More

Active Living Seniors Fitness - Yorkeys Knob

Date: Wed 2 Dec
Time: 9:00am - 10:00am
Location: Sims Esplanade, Yorkeys Knob

Cost: Free

Contact: Activities & Program Officer 07 4044 3715

Free, weekly Seniors fitness class on Sims Esplanade. More

Space+Place: Cultural Activities @ Murray St Park, Manoora

Date: Wed 2 Dec
Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Murray St Park, Murray St, Manoora

Cost: FREE. TO REGISTER CALL 4080 1000.

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Space+Place: Skateboarding @ Shang Park, Mooroobool

Date: Wed 2 Dec
Time: 4:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: Shang Park, Long St, Mooroobool

Cost: FREE

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Active Living Zumba - Edmonton

Date: Wed 2 Dec
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Ravizza Park, Edmonton

Cost: Free

Contact: Activities & Program Officer 07 4044 3715

Free weekly Zumba class in Ravizza Park. More

Active Living Fitness for All - Manunda

Date: Wed 2 Dec
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Harald Falge Park, Manunda

Cost: Free

Contact: Activities & Program Officer 07 4044 3715

Free entry-level fitness class for the whole family, held weekly at Harald Falge Park More

Talk to a Planner - Babinda

Date: Wed 2 Dec
Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Location: Babinda District Community Association Meeting Room, 51 Munro Street, Babinda

Public consultation on amendments to the Cairns planning scheme More

Active Living Zumba - Gordonvale

Date: Thu 3 Dec
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Norman Park, Gordonvale

Cost: Free

Contact: Activities & Program Officer 07 4044 3715

Free Zumba fitness class for all ages & abilities, held weekly in Norman Park. More

Space+Place: Strong Families @ Mooroobool Hub

Date: Thu 3 Dec
Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Mooroobool Hub, Long St

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Space+Place: Street Soccer @ Harald Falge Park, Manunda

Date: Thu 3 Dec
Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Harald Falge Park, Lennon St, Manunda

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Space+Place: Aussie Footy skills @ Cairns West State School

Date: Thu 3 Dec
Time: 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Location: Ciarns West State School, Mayers Street, Manunda

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Gardens and Tanks precinct heritage tour

Date: Thu 3 Dec
Time: 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Cairns Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre, Collins Ave, Edge Hill

Cost: Free

Free history tour with volunteer guide every Thursday. No bookings required. More

Space+Place: Naytive Hip Hop @ Mooroobool

Date: Thu 3 Dec
Time: 5:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Shang Park, Long Street, Mooroobool

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Talk to a Planner - Stratford

Date: Thu 3 Dec
Time: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Location: Stratford Library, 11 Kamerunga Road, Stratford, Cairns

Public consultation on amendments to the Cairns planning scheme More

100 Club Race Day

Date: Thu 3 Dec
Time: 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Cannon Park Racecourse, 585 - 619 Mulgrave Road, Woree

Contact: Cairns Jockey Club 0740541203

Racing fun in the sun. More

Chemist Warehouse WNBL season - Round 4

Date: Thu 3 Dec
Time: 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Location: Cairns Pop-up Arena

Doubleheader in Round 4 of the 2020 Chemist Warehouse WNBL season at Cairns Pop-Up Arena! More

Space+Place: Running + Walking, Murray St Park, Manoora

Date: Fri 4 Dec
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: 118 Murray St, Manoora

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Space+Place: Basketball @ Shang Park

Date: Fri 4 Dec
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Shang Park, Long Street, Mooroobool.

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Space+Place: Tennis Hot Shots @ Balaclava School

Date: Fri 4 Dec
Time: 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Location: Balaclava School, Mulgrave Rd, Mooroobool

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Guided tour of the Gardens

Date: Fri 4 Dec
Time: 10:00am - 11:30am
Location: Leaving from the Friends House, Flecker Gardens, Collins Avenue, Edge Hill

Cost: Free

Discover the vast array of tropical plants. Tours led by volunteers from the Friends of Botanic Gardens. More

Active Living Fitness for All - Edmonton

Date: Fri 4 Dec
Time: 9:30am - 10:30am
Location: Ravizza Park, Edmonton

Cost: Free

Contact: Activities & Program Officer 07 4044 3715

Free entry-level fitness class for the whole family, held weekly at Ravizza Park. More

Active Living Seniors Fitness - Trinity Beach

Date: Fri 4 Dec
Time: 9:00am - 10:00am
Location: Northern Beachfront, Vasey Esplanade, Trinity Beach

Cost: Free

Contact: Activities & Program Officer 07 4044 3715

Beginner level seniors’ interval training class, held weekly on the beachfront. More

Active Living Fitness for All - Trinity Beach

Date: Fri 4 Dec
Time: 9:00am - 10:00am
Location: Northern Beachfront, Vasey Esplanade, Trinity Beach

Cost: Free

Contact: Activities & Program Officer 07 4044 3715

Free entry-level fitness class for the whole family, held weekly on the foreshore at Trinity Beach. More

Gordonvale Markets

Date: Sat 5 Dec
Time: 7:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Norman Park, Gordonvale

Unique stalls and a huge variety of items for all your Christmas needs. More

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Last updated: 31 July 2020