Cairns is a major regional city in the far north of Queensland, known for a booming tourist trade, and local attractions. A range of free events and festivals are also set for Winter 2013.
View of Cairns. Credits: Wikipedia user Bidgee
The Cairns Festival runs from the 24th of August to the 1st of September in various locations in Cairns including the Esplanade. Expect a parade, fireworks, and a diverse range of community events. Enquiries: (07) 4044 3594.
Sustainable Living Expo 2013
On the 14th of July, Fogarty Park at the Esplanade, will be transformed in to a Sustainable Living village. This gives local businesses and organisations the chance to showcase their products and services, with a sustainability focus. Enquiries: Phone 4044 3044, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Passionate Observer - The Life and Works of Ron Edwards OAM
This exhibition runs from the 25th of May to the 20th of June at the Tanks Art Centre at 46 Collins Avenue in Edge Hill, Cairns. It highlights the works of Ron Edwards, an artist, craftsman and prolific publisher of books on bush craft, folk stories, music, and history. Enquiries: email@example.com