Cairns Airport Adventure Festival

What’s On


You always hear a lot about Tropical North Queensland’s golden beaches, stunning landscapes and friendly locals, but did you know it also hosts some of the country’s most engaging events? Why not plan your trip around one of these world-class festivals to truly experience the best the region has to offer.


Arts & Culture

Celebrate Tropical North Queensland’s ancient Indigenous art, its vibrant multicultural communities and the unique tropical way of life.

Food & Wine

Sample the region’s best food and wine, meet passionate local producers and eat indulgent meals in the most stunning locations.



Feel the rhythm of Tropical North Queensland with year-round festivals celebrating everything from opera to country.


Watch (or participate in) local and international matches, mountain bike racing, triathalons and marathons under the sunny Tropical North Queensland sky.


Cairns Amatuers


Yarrabah Band Festival

Opera in the Outback

Cairns Airport Adventure Festival

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See what’s on in Tropical North Queensland