Community Events

Yungaburra Markets

Yungaburra Markets

The Yungaburra Markets provide a relaxed family atmosphere and has the philosophy of fostering the value of buying local. On the fourth Saturday of each month, some 250 local growers, producers and artisans gather to display and sell their produce and handiwork on the ‘Bruce Jones Market Grounds’ in...

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Kuranda Amphitheatre

A community venture, which has been created, built and managed by the people of Kuranda since 1980, the Kuranda Amphitheatre is unique in North Queensland. It is a sculptured botanical site set in the rainforest with a main concert stage (cap. 3500), Understage venue (cap. 300) The Kuranda Amphithea...

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World Cassowary Day

On September 26th 2014 conservation enthusiasts of the Wet Tropics in Far North Queensland gathered at Kuranda to celebrate Cassowaries for the inaugural World Cassowary Day. Kuranda was chosen to launch World Cassowary Day, as Kuranda is the home of the indigenous Djabugay people, for the Djabugay...

Tastes of the Tablelands

It is a one day event held in the grounds of the historic Chinese Temple in Atherton. It is sponsored by Rotary in Atherton & Tourism Events Qld as well as many other businesses on the Tablelands and from Cairns. TAFE North organising a Chefs Competition with Chefs competing from Pt Douglas Cairns...

Atherton BikeFest

The BikeFest is an event for the community – to participate, enjoy, have fun, and be entertained. And eat. The festival is being held in conjunction with the Tastes of the Tablelands, a food festival featuring local produce also taking place in Atherton that weekend. Riding + Food = 2 festivals. Onl...

Festivals Up North

Festivals Up North

FUN is a collective of arts performers, producers and event-all-sorts with vast skills, knowledge and experience in various forms of art and entertainment. We manage and supply corporate entertainers, run the monthly Cairns Sit Down Comedy Club, the annual Cairns Buskers Festival and work all over...