Community

Events

VEXPO

Sun 29 Jul
Free

A community event showcasing a range of Volunteer opportunities available for Cairns people of all abilities and ages to join groups and build social connection around co...
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Tanks' Monthly Markets

Sun 29 Jul
Free

Tanks Monthly Markets are a unique slice of cultural life in the tropics and a must-do event on the Cairns calendar.
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The Big Print - Inkmasters Cairns

Sun 29 Jul
Free

The Big Print, part of InkFest 2018, is a community activity involving Cairns Pan Stars Steel Orchestra and many pairs of dancing feet to create a very, very large print.
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Cut and Dried and Twisted Workshop with Wendy Sheils

Sat 11 Aug
$15 Adult / $10 Student/Conc

Cut designs into long-lasting leaves and bamboo sheaths ans also learn to make string from natural fibres.
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New Shoots: A Garden of Poems

Sun 12 Aug
Free (includes afternoon tea following the tour)

Part of the Cairns Tropical Writers Festival, the tour will be led by Friends of the Cairns Botanic Gardens.
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PechaKucha Night - Volume 24

Wed 15 Aug
$5 tickets sold on the door + gold coin donation to PechaKucha

An entertaining evening of spoken word dedicated to National Science Week.
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Carnival On Collins 2018

Sun 2 Sep
Free

A Cairns Father’s Day tradition! Join in this annual street party celebrated in the Tanks Arts Centre and Cairns Botanic Gardens Precinct.
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