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TARGA Great Barrier Reef


The Cairns Convention Centre is again proud to be a part of TARGA Great Barrier Reef. This weekend will see the sold out field of competitors take to the scenic roads and forbidding mountains of Tropical North Queensland. The competition vehicles will include everything from pre-war classics to the latest exotic supercars.

TARGA Great Barrier Reef2019-08-30T08:57:07+10:00

SSAA Cairns 2019


The Self Storage Association of Australia (SSAA) have been in Cairns this week for their 2019 Convention. During the three days of the meeting at the Convention Centre experts in the industry revealed innovative marketing methods, new software and technology systems available to help with the smooth running of business and advice on best practice.

SSAA Cairns 20192019-08-30T08:56:21+10:00

Let’s Go Taipans


It’s nearly Taipans time! The first game of the new season will be at the Convention Centre on Friday 4th October when the CQUniversity Cairns Taipans go up against the Sydney Kings.  Ensure you see every exciting home game by securing your season tickets now – let’s keep that home court advantage alive. Be there to cheer on our team for their first win of the season.  Tip off is at 7.30pm.

Let’s Go Taipans2019-08-30T08:54:08+10:00



MEDIA RELEASE CAIRNS CONVENTION CENTRE EXPANSION GREAT NEWS FOR REGION, SAYS CEO ASM Global Chairman and CEO, Harvey Lister today welcomed the Queensland Government’s announcement of a $176 million upgrade of the award-winning Cairns Convention Centre. Mr. Lister said the Government’s investment would deliver significant economic benefits to the [...]


Sharing Stories


The Queensland Police Service were proud hosts of the 3rd Australasian Indigenous Family Violence Policing Conference with the theme, sharing stories, protecting family, tracking our future which was recently held at the Cairns Convention Centre. Queensland’s 2019 event offered anti-domestic violence learning and networking opportunities for police, health and wellbeing professionals, Elders, leaders and members, living and working within Indigenous communities.

Sharing Stories2019-07-12T08:41:48+10:00

Dress Up -Show Up and Have the Time of Your Life – 3rd August 5.30pm – Cairns Convention Centre


Come and support our wonderful Emergency Services at the QBANK FNQ Emergency Services Ball and enjoy a gala black tie evening with Julie McDonald, Olympic Medallist and live entertainment from Soul 2 You. Get set for the Balloon Pop, Coin Toss and some great auction items going under the hammer during this fun night out. Money raised will go towards Street Level Youth Care. Ticket price includes welcome cocktail and canapes on arrival, 3 course dinner with basic beer, wine and soft drinks.. plus lots of fun.

Dress Up -Show Up and Have the Time of Your Life – 3rd August 5.30pm – Cairns Convention Centre2019-07-12T08:41:21+10:00

Puppy Lounge a Hit for Brain Behavior Specialists


The International Behavioral Neuroscience Society (IBNS) 28th Annual Meeting welcomed more than 300 delegates to Cairns for five days of meetings, poster exchange and networking. Stress breaks proved particularly popular with massages and a puppy lounge for delegates to enjoy cuddles with furry friends. Funds raised at the puppy lounge will support the Young Animal Protection Society.

Puppy Lounge a Hit for Brain Behavior Specialists2019-07-12T08:40:56+10:00

IJET Celebrates 30th Conference in Cairns


International Japanese-English Translation (IJET) hosted their 30th Conference at the Cairns Convention Centre from June 28-30. Topics as diverse as academic publication, interpreters for Aboriginal Australians, the arithmetic of translation, legal translation and monetary policy were part of the extensive program. There were also some light-hearted, hands-on workshops, one of which demonstrated the pitfalls and dilemmas of video game translation and ways it draws or differs from other genres of entertainment and technical translation.

IJET Celebrates 30th Conference in Cairns2019-07-12T08:40:02+10:00

Your Destiny Awaits


Date with Destiny – Tony Robbins Live at the Cairns Convention Centre 20-25 May. Working 6 days with Tony discover your true purpose and start living the life you desire and deserve. Embark on a journey in a supportive environment of total immersion! At Date With Destiny you won't simply discover who you are - you will decide and create your own life-changing experience. This is where you chart your new course for life.

Your Destiny Awaits2019-05-14T12:15:47+10:00

Improving Your Positive Influence


The Cairns Convention Centre recently sponsored the Meetings & Events Australia professional development seminar - seven ways to improve your positve influence. Guest speaker, Darren Isenberg, led the Business Events community of Cairns through an inspirational and entertaining examination of how each of us can make positive differences. NQ Exhibitions also showcased some of their new tropical inspired range of furniture availble to exhibitors and conference organisers.

Improving Your Positive Influence2019-05-14T12:14:55+10:00