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):

Ability First Workshop

Date: Tue 26 Jun
Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Cairns Library 15 Abbott Street Cairns

Contact: Jane Grant 4759 2000

First Steps Workshops is a free workshop for parents who have a child with a support needs. More

Active Living Shang Fitness for All - Mooroobool

Date: Fri 26 Apr
Time: 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: Shang Park, Mooroobool

Cost: Free

Contact: Jean McNeil 07 4044 3715

Free entry level fitness program for adults of all genders. More

Sugarworld Playtime / First Five Forever

Date: Fri 26 Apr
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: Sugarland Parklands (under the raintree)

Cost: FREE

Fun activities for families with young children. More

Space+Place: Deadly Runners & Walkers @ Murray Street Park

Date: Fri 17 May
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Murray Street Park, Manoora

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Space+Place: Street Soccer @ Shang Park Mooroobool

Date: Fri 17 May
Time: 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location: Shang Park, Shang Street, Mooroobool

Cost: FREE

Free activities for youth in Cairns ... More

Active Living Zumba - Edmonton

Date: Fri 26 Apr
Time: 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: Ravizza Park, Edmonton

Cost: Free

Contact: Jean McNeil 07 4044 3715

Zumba classes for all ages, genders and abilities. Zumba features exotic rhythms set to high energy Latin and international beats. More

Esplanade Market

Date: Sat 15 Jun
Time: 4:00am - 4:00pm
Location: Esplanade Plaza (near the Lagoon)

Cairns Esplanade markets for the second half of 2019 More

Anglicare garage sale

Date: Sat 22 Jun
Time: 8:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Anglicare/Food Bank carpark, cnr Lake and Minnie streets, Cairns

New and pre-loved treasures. Bargains galore! Plus sausage sizzle. More

Tell a story in linocut - workshop

Date: Sat 22 Jun - Sun 23 Jun
Time: 8:04am - 4:00pm
Location: Inkmasters Print Workshop, 55 Greenslopes Street, Edge Hill

Cost: Members $190, Non-members $230

Contact: Margaret Genever 0439 996 141

Expressive and story-telling potential of linocut as a medium More

Inkmasters: Tell your story in art

Date: Sat 22 Jun - Wed 26 Jun
Time: 8:45am - 4:00pm
Location: InkMasters Print Workshop 55 Greenslopes Street, Edge Hill, Cairns

Contact: Margaret Genever 0439996141

A beginners guide to creative image making using linocut More

Honey & Backyard Beekeeping talk

Date: Sat 22 Jun
Time: 9:30am - 11:30am
Location: Cairns Botanic Gardens visitor centre, Collins Avenue, Edge Hill

Contact: Lorraine Smith 4041 3067

Local guest speaker organised by the Friends of Cairns Botanic Gardens. More

Maltese Feast Madona ta Pinu

Date: Sat 22 Jun
Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Location: Holy Cross Church, Reed Road, Trinity Park

Contact: Vicky Portelli 0409 551 527

There will be Maltese food and activities for all the family More

CPAC Open Day

Date: Sat 22 Jun
Time: 11:00am - 10:00pm
Location: Cairns Performing Arts Centre, corner Sheridan and Grafton Streets, Cairns

Behind-the-scenes tours, free live music and tasty local food stalls. More

MacKillop Catholic Cent Sale

Date: Sat 22 Jun
Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: 1 MacKiilop Road, Mount Peter (Edmonton)

Contact: Tracey McCarthy 0419026176

Fundraiser, great prizes on offer, doors open 12:30pm. More

St Gerard Majella school fete

Date: Sat 22 Jun
Time: 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: St Gerard Majella School, 63 Anderson Road, Woree

Bi-Annual Fete with fun for all, 3-8pm. More

Solstice Nocturna Costume Gala Ball

Date: Sat 22 Jun
Time: 6:00pm - 11:00pm
Location: Tanks Art Centre

Contact: Lisa Costa 0432 084 781

Helping to support Cancer Council Queensland More

Treeforce Tree Planting on Freshwater Creek

Date: Sun 23 Jun
Time: 7:30am - 10:00am
Location: From Cairns, turn left at the lights opposite Coles at Redlynch Central shopping centre on Redlynch Connection Rd and follow the signs

Contact: Lisa O'Mara 0435 016 906

Aiming to have 5000 trees planted befoe July More

Open Day Nth Qld Amateur Gem Cutters and Jewellers Assn

Date: Sun 23 Jun
Time: 9:00am - 3:00pm
Location: 85 Greenslopes Street, Edge Hill

Cost: FREE

Contact: Leesa 0403 246 178

Free family event with sand sieving and fossicking for children More

Active Living Fitter Mums and Dads - Yorkeys Knob

Date: Mon 29 Apr
Time: 6:00am - 7:00am
Location: Simms Esplanade, Yorkeys Knob

Cost: Free

Contact: Jean McNeil 07 4044 3715

Free park based program for entry level fitness aimed at all ages and abilities held at Simms Esplanade, Yorkeys Knob More

Active Living Tai Chi for Health - Edmonton

Date: Mon 22 Apr
Time: 9:00am - 10:00am
Location: Ravizza Park, Edmonton

Cost: Free

Contact: Jean McNeil 07 4044 3715

A free park-based Tai Chi for Health program at Ravizza Park, Edmonton. More

Active Living Impact Women’s Fitness - Mooroobool

Date: Mon 29 Apr
Time: 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: Shang Park - Mooroobool

Contact: Jean McNeil 07 4044 3715

A women’s only fitness group designed for entry level fitness. More

Cairns Shipping Development Project Committee - 24 June 2019

Date: Mon 24 Jun
Time: 12:30pm - 6:00pm
Location: Committee Room, 3rd Floor, 119-145 Spence Street Cairns

Cairns Shipping Development Project Standing Committee - 24 June 2019 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

Hambledon House Art Sessions

Date: Tue 4 Jun
Time: 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Location: Hambledon House Community Centre, 177 Bruce Hwy, Edmonton

Cost: FREE

FREE art sessions at Hambledon House ... 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

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

Active Living Off Your Rockers Seniors Fitness Class - Trinity Beach

Date: Tue 23 Apr
Time: 6:30am - 10:00am
Location: Northern Beachfront, Vasey Esplanade, Trinity Beach

Cost: Free

Contact: Jean McNeil 07 4044 3715

Free entry level fitness program for adults of all genders. More

Active Living Fitter Mums and Dads - Trinity Beach

Date: Wed 24 Apr
Time: 6:00am - 7:00am
Location: Coastwatchers Park, Trinity Beach

Cost: Free

Contact: Jean McNeil 07 4044 3715

Free entry level fitness program for adults of all genders. More

Active Living Families Make a Move - Edmonton

Date: Wed 24 Apr
Time: 6:30am - 7:30am
Location: Ravizza Park, Edmonton

Cost: Free

Contact: Jean McNeil 07 4044 3715

A free park based program for entry level fitness, aimed at all ages, genders and abilities. More

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Last updated: 14 May 2019