/News
News2018-09-12T11:27:14+00:00

What’s New at Cairns Convention Centre

Discover the latest news about our facility, team & events

Latest News

Need to know what, when & where?

Short Answer:

It’s all here

Get More Details

Media Releases, Events & News

There is always something happening at Cairns Convention Centre. Read all about the latest news below.

October 2018

Targa Great Barrier Reef

October 5th, 2018|Categories: E-Bulletin|

The Cairns Convention Centre was proud to be a host venue for the recent Targa Great Barrier Reef tarmac event. The Centre provided a plenary hall for driver briefings, meeting rooms were used for driver registration areas and conference rooms were transformed into the command and media centres. The IT backbone of the Convention Centre was used to constantly monitor vehicles during the race and allowed journalists to deliver up to the minute updates to social media and publishing sites.

Comments Off on Targa Great Barrier Reef

Worklink’s Annual Stress Less Luncheon – 10th October

October 5th, 2018|Categories: E-Bulletin|

Worklink's Annual Stress Less Day Luncheon will be presenting Shane Jacobson as this year's guest speaker. The lunch aims to educate the wider community that people with a mental illness can be active contributors to the work environment. This year the lunch falls on World Mental Health day with the focus being on men’s mental health. This is a subject that is often hard for many to approach so it’s important to recognise the issue in a positive environment - like a lunch with 350 of your closet colleagues.

Comments Off on Worklink’s Annual Stress Less Luncheon – 10th October

Superannuation Investment

October 5th, 2018|Categories: E-Bulletin|

The Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees (AIST’s) Superannuation Investment (ASI) Conference was recently held at the Cairns Convention Centre. Three hundred delegates attended the conference with sessions relevant to trustee directors, fund executives and investment professionals who wanted to understand the latest trends, be updated on new concepts, and leverage investment opportunities for their members.

Comments Off on Superannuation Investment

August 2018

TARGA Great Barrier Reef

August 22nd, 2018|Categories: E-Bulletin|

The Cairns Convention Centre is delighted to be involved in TARGA Great Barrier Reef by hosting the command centre, media area, dinner and Podium Finish. The inaugural event will be held on 31st August and 1st & 2nd September 2018 on a course of over 200 competitive kilometres, including the exciting range roads out of Cairns and Port Douglas, some of the most exciting roads in the country. It will highlight the beauty and importance of Tropical North Queensland through its TV Specials broadcast around the world.

Comments Off on TARGA Great Barrier Reef

11th Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials 2018 (ACCM-11)

August 22nd, 2018|Categories: E-Bulletin|

ACCM-11 is one of the largest conferences bringing together industry and researchers in composites from all over the world. It was held at the Cairns Convention Centre 29th July – 1st August and included new contemporary themes such as Additive Manufacturing and Cement Based Composites together with extensive poster presentations and a trade exhibition.

Comments Off on 11th Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials 2018 (ACCM-11)

18th International Handbell Symposium – The Reef and Rainforest Ring

August 22nd, 2018|Categories: E-Bulletin|

The International Handbell Symposium recently held at the Convention Centre was an event that celebrated the flourishing of communication between nations, the spreading of the musical art of handbell and handchime ringing, and the spirit of peace through music. The event happens every two years, rotating between the member organisations of the International Handbell Committee (IHC).

Comments Off on 18th International Handbell Symposium – The Reef and Rainforest Ring

Sign up to our E-Bulletin

Categories

Recent Posts

Don’t want to miss anything? Signup for our newsletter now >