05 Feb 2018

Cairns Festival is currently seeking applications for artists and performers to be part of a range of events including Sunday on the 'Nard, Suburban Satellites and Carnival on Collins. If you are a musician, artist, performer or just have a wacky idea we would love to hear about it. Please submit your application online via www.cairns.qld.gov.au/festival/join/perform.

The festival team have also opened parade applications early to allow for more time for groups, organisations businesses to get their ideas percolating. The theme for the 2018 Grand Parade is Kaleidoscope and parade organisers hope this will inspire a colourful and innovative ideas for this years floats. Applications can be submitted online or via email and post http://www.cairns.qld.gov.au/festival/join/parade. All applicants are encouraged to read the parade rules prior to submitting an application.

The Council will again be hosting workshops to assist participants develop concepts and construction ideas for their floats. Information about these workshops will be available soon!

If you  have any questions in regards to either of these opportunities please do not hesitate to get in touch 4044 3594 or festival@cairns.qld.gov.au.