Annual Events

Port Douglas Carnivale

Showcasing the best of Tropical North Queensland from local food and wines, to talented musicians and friendly, family fun, Port Douglas Carnivale is one of Australia’s most exciting and diverse events.

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The Cairns Amateurs Racing Carnival

Cairns Amateurs

The Cairns Amateurs Racing Carnival is four days of fun, fashion, glamour, food and entertainment built around two days of horse racing in Cairns in early September each year.

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Dynamic Running

Dynamic Running Ltd. aims to inspire runners into a life-long passion for running. The company limited by guarantee was created in April 2014 as a not for profit organisation to promote running, and in particular group training for runners in the Cairns region. We are based in Edge Hill, and we also...

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Sensory Santa Qld

Sensory Santa works with Shopping Centres all over Qld in offering families with sensory disorders the opportunity to have a photo with Santa. Each Christmas we run Sensory Santa, allowing your children to have photos with Santa without all the sensory overload of lights, long queues and music etc....

The Great Pyramid Race and Country Fair Association Inc.

The Great Pyramid Race and Country Fair occurs on the second Saturday of the August and has been running for almost 60 years.

Far North Wilderness Bike Tour

The Far North Wilderness Bike Tour was created to support the effort of the Cairns and Far North Environment Centre (CAFNEC) CAFNEC is a not-for-profit incorporated association which acts as conservation council for the region including the Great Barrier Reef and Wet Tropics World Heritage Areas. 23...

Babinda Harvest Festival

Theme - Flower Power 26th September - Ball 10th October - Festival The Babinda Harvest Festival is an annual Babinda event. In this sugar town, it celebrates the start of the sugarcane harvest as well as celebrating the harvesting of other tropical produce from our region -- bananas, pawpaws,...

Cape York Laura Aboriginal Dance Festival

Laura Aboriginal Dance Festival is the celebration of Aboriginal culture in Cape York. The Festival is a biennial event celebrating & showcasing the culture of the Aboriginal people of Cape York Peninsula through song, dance ceremony and performance. The performance and practice of Aboriginal dan...

Port Douglas Marlin Challenge

The annual Port Douglas Marlin Challenge is held during the first weeks of November each year. Anglers from all over Australia and the world come to Port Douglas to undertake the challenge of fishing for one of the ocean’s greatest prizes, the Marlin. The Marlin Coast hosts some of the best Marli...

Cairns Christmas Lights Ride

Events for active Aussies of all fitness levels. We promote health, fun & fitness & raise money to help others. We don't push beauty & weight loss. The Christmas Lights Ride is a ride with a difference! This slow-paced ride is suitable for all ages, and is a wonderful opportunity to get together wi...

Reef Feast

Palm Cove Reef Feast is an annual event celebrating our FNQ local produce, cuisine, music, entertainment and unique lifestyle. We live it. You'll LOVE it!

Cairns Amateurs

What began as a small meeting in 1959, designed to bring city and country together, has expanded over the years to become one of Australia’s premier spring races. This year's event will be staged over three huge days: Thursday August 31st - Saturday September 2nd. Visit cairnsamateurs.org.au for mor...

ECOfiesta

Promoting community sustainability events throughout the year, ramping up to the Cairns ECOfiesta, 28th May 2017. ECO Economy | Community | One Planet FREE entry to a day of FUN, friendship & ECO-INSPIRATION! The ECOfiesta celebrates nature & sustainable living with live music and performance, e...

Great Barrier Reef Masters Games

The Great Barrier Reef Masters Games was first held in Cairns, Queensland in 2013. Now in its third Games, the Masters will be held from 25 to 28 May 2017. Cairns is the ideal location to host the Games, being one of Australia's most popular holiday destinations with a myriad of local attractions, d...

Cairns On A Fork

Cairns On A Fork Bringing the community together through food, our food events will be scattered around Cairns showcasing the food of Far North Queensland. Bringing the community together through food, our food truck and food pop up events happening in and around Cairns. We are a non for profit gro...

Feast of the Senses

Started in 2003 by members of the then DPI The Feast of the Senses is arguably North Queensland’s premier Tropical Food Experience. Centered around the town of Innisfail, an hour’s drive south of Cairns the festival headlines our impressive variety of rare and exotic fruits whilst also showcasing ou...