Funny man Dylan Moran is coming to Cairns Wednesday 20 November with his brand new show Dr Cosmos. This legendary Irishman will once again offer his unique take on love, politics, misery and the everyday absurdities of life, all served with poetical panache from one of the finest comedians of his generation. Don’t miss this night of non-stop laughs.
The CQ University Cairns Taipans have a busy month with four home games at the Snake Pit. The team are looking to gain an edge by packing out the Centre with local fans cheering them on. The Taipans are playing in Cairns on: Saturday 9 November, 7.00pm tip off Saturday 16 November, 7.00pm tip off Saturday 23 November, 7.00pm tip off Friday 29 November, 6.30pm tip off Get your tickets and come out and support the team!
November is one of the Convention Centre’s favourite times of the year as we welcome many of our local high schools for their Formals and Graduation nights. We are proud to be hosting Trinity Anglican School, St Andrew’s College, St Mary’s Catholic College and Trinity Bay State High School and wish all students the very best for their future and hope they enjoy a well-earned break over the school holidays.
This December the CBWC is celebrating Christmas with comedian Cal Wilson! Cal Wilson came across the Tasman in 2003 and has gone on to become one of our most popular comedians, a perennial favourite on television shows such as Spicks and Specks, Good News Week, Thank God You’re Here, and more recently Have You Been Paying Attention? and Hughesy We Have a Problem. This highly entertaining lunch is on Friday 13 December, 11:30am – 2:00pm, book your tickets now.
Bring it on! The first game of the season is here! The CQ University Cairns Taipans go up against the Sydney Kings Friday 4 October, tip off is at 7.30pm. Get behind the team and cheer them on to get the season off to great start. The Taipans second home game is on Monday 28 October against Melbourne United, with a 6.30pm start. Why not join the Orange Army and see every home game plus other great benefits!
Local Government Association of Queensland (LGAQ) is bringing its annual conference to Cairns to debate issues of importance to local communities, 14-16 October. This is the LGAQ’s signature event - bringing together over 600 delegates from Federal, State and local government.. Additionally, a large contingent of industry suppliers comprise a large trade exhibition to show-off their latest offerings to the sector's leaders from across the state.
We could all use a little less stress in our lives, and what better way to stress less than to enjoy a fabulous lunch and hear from the inspirational Kurt Fearnley! The event will be hosted by Harley Breen, star of the smash hit TV show Taboo. Aimed to improve an open up conversations about mental health, the Stress Less Day Lunch gives locals the opportunity to mingle, relax and have a laugh. Wednesday 9 October, tickets are selling fast!
This October the CBWC is gathering members and friends from years gone by to join them at the Cairns Business Women’s Club FAMILY REUNION! If you were a member in past years, but work or life commitments mean you haven’t been able to connect with the Club recently, this is the perfect opportunity to reunite with old friends and make new ones. This highly entertaining lunch is on Tuesday 8 October, 11:30am – 2:00pm, book your ticket now.
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.
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.