21 September 2021
CAIRNS CONVENTION CENTRE MASS VACCINATION HUB GETS UNDERWAY
The Cairns Convention Centre has become a mass vaccination hub in a bid to help the business events industry get back on its feet.
3 March 2021
25 YEAR INDUSTRY VETERAN CONTINUES TO LEAD THE WAY
From the moment Vania Bau heard about the Cairns Convention Centre being built she knew she wanted to be a part of it. 25 years later Vania will lead the event team as the Centre re-opens after a major refurbishment.
16 July 2020
EXPERIENCE THE RENEWED CAIRNS CONVENTION CENTRE
The award-winning Cairns Convention Centre will set a new benchmark for international and national conferences and events on the completion of a $176 million refurbishment and expansion project.
25 February 2020
Cairns Convention Centre boosts Business Development Team ahead of the Expansion
The Cairns Convention Centre welcomes Wayne Smith into the role of Business Development Director as the team strengthens ahead of the new expansion.
28 October 2019
World leading scientists head to Cairns
The International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology is heading to Australia for the first time and will be hosted at the Cairns Convention Centre in July 2022.
8 August 2019
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.
6 July 2017
Cairns Convention Centre Receives Global Innovation Award
Cairns Convention Centre has been awarded the International Association of Convention Centre’s (AIPC) Innovation Award (Delegate’s Choice) for their 20th birthday gift made from recycled steel, salvaged during the Centre’s roof replacement.
22 January 2019
Cairns Convention Centre Generates $80 Millions in 2018
Findings from the most recent study of delegate spending and travel patterns undertaken at the Cairns Convention Centre have shown that conventions continue generating big economic advantages for the region.
19 December 2018
Cairns Convention Centre to Host 1200 of the World’s Leading Plant Molecular Biologists
The Cairns Convention Centre and a group of 60 plant scientists led by Associate Professor Joshua Mylne from the University of Western Australia have successfully secured the 2021 Congress of International Society for Plant Molecular Biology (IPMB).
14 June 2017
$176M Expansion and Upgrade for Cairns Convention Centre
The Cairns Convention Centre welcomes Queensland Treasurer, Curtis Pitt’s announcement made in the recent state budget, of funding for planning to commence on the upgrade and expansion of the Convention Centre.
14 June 2017
Cairns Convention Centre’s Digital Displays to Benefit Organisers
The Cairns Convention Centre has completed the installation of two state of the art, high resolution outdoor displays and two large indoor digital signs.
7 November 2016
Cairns Convention Centre Shares a Piece of History
The Cairns Convention Centre recently reopened after a $13m refurbishment to celebrate 20 successful years of operation. As part of the celebrations a special gift was created for partners and clients. Steel which was removed from the Centre’s roof during refurbishment work was salvaged and made into sculptures by Aboriginal Steel Art, a local indigenous business.