Jimmy Carr – The Best Of, Ultimate, Gold


Jimmy Carr will be performing live at the Cairns Convention Centre on Thursday 1st March 2018 as part of his Greatest Hits World Tour.  He is gathering a selection of his very best jokes along with brand new material for the ultimate comedy show. Jimmy Carr’s new tour will distil everything we love to laugh at and be shocked by, into one incredible, unparalleled night of entertainment.

Jimmy Carr – The Best Of, Ultimate, Gold2017-12-11T12:47:51+00:00

A Great Family Night Out on New Year’s Eve


Get your tickets for all the family fun of New Year’s Eve basketball as the Taipans take on the Perth Wildcats. Tip-off is at 6.00pm with the game finishing in time for the family to enjoy the 9.00pm fireworks on the Esplanade. Come and celebrate with the Taipans.

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JCU Tropical Health and Medicine Graduation


Hundreds of James Cook University students, from the Division of Tropical Health and Medicine, together with their families will celebrate at the Graduation Ceremony being held on 18th December at the Convention Centre.  Students from the Division of Tropical Health and Medicine will be receiving their degrees.

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Armed Forces Train at Cairns Convention Centre


Members from the Australian Army’s  3rd Combat Engineer Regiment recently conducted training exercises at the Convention Centre in preparedness for the upcoming Commonwealth Games.  Major Travis Day acknowledged that entry into such a building provided invaluable training for their search teams and presented the Centre with a plaque in appreciation of its ongoing support.

Armed Forces Train at Cairns Convention Centre2017-12-11T12:44:34+00:00

Northern Australia Investment Forum


Held in November, the Northern Australia Investment Forum, an invitation only event,  attracted 550 delegates including upwards of 100 global investors.  It presented and connected these high-level investors with projects, opportunities and information about investing in Northern Australia.

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CSR Program Brings Smiles


Cairns Convention Centre’s Satchels for Schools Program has grown during 2017 to include a variety of items clients and exhibitors wish to donate. Recently a large number of products were sent to schools in the gulf of Carpentaria, Cape York Peninsular and to nursing homes in Georgetown, Normanton, Aurukun and Weipa.

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