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Jan 01

Top Things To Do in Cairns – January 2018

What's On Guide

For the full calendar of events in Cairns, collect your Pakmag January Edition from McDonald’sIGA AustraliaCalanna Whole Health Pharmacy, Major Shopping Centres, Child Care Centres and you local Library before they disappear.

Taipans Home Games

  • When: 5 and 20 January 2018
  • Where: Cairns Convention Centre
  • More Info:

Get behind your Cairns Taipans this season. During January, the Taipans will be playing two home games:

  • Friday, 5 January, 6.30pm – Brisbane Bullets
  • Saturday, 20 January, 6.30pm – New Zealand Breakers

Tickets are on sale now.

Operation Ouch!

  • When: Wednesday, 17 January  3.00pm and 6.00pm
  • Where: Cairns Convention Centre
  • More Info:

Dr Chris and Dr Xand, the stars of the hit ABC Me children’s television series Operation Ouch! are coming back to Australia with a brand new show!

Tickets are on sale now!

Backstreet Dance: Free Dance Classes!

Improve Confidence! Positive Teachers! No Exams, No Pressure, Only Fun!

Hip Hop, Jazz, Funk, Contemporary. For all body shapes and sizes!

Dance Junction – 2018 Enrolment Days


  • When: Saturday, 13 and 20 January, 9.00am to 12.00pm
  • Where: Edmonton Studio (Masonic Hall, Mill Rd)


  • When: Sunday, 14 and 21 January, 9.00am to 12.00pm
  • Where: Caravonica Studio (Caravonica CWA Hall

More Info:

Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Hip-Hop, Cheerleading, Lyrical, Contemporary and Mummy and Me.

2 Studios! Boys and girls. From fun to exams, eisteddfods and assessments.

Australia Day Awards

These Awards are awarded to Cairns Regional Council area residents who have made a personal contribution of an outstanding nature that has directly benefited their community. These Awards recognise those in our local community who enrich the lives of others with no fanfare. Our unsung heroes.

Australia Day: Back Yard BBQ, Cairns and Palm Cove

  • When: Friday, 26 January, 7.00am – 11.00am
  • Where: Cairns Esplanade and Palm Cove
  • More Info:

Cairns Esplanade: Free bacon and eggs brekkie, backyard sports, giveaways and live Hit 103.5 broadcast.

Palm Cove: Free BBQ brekkie, market stalls, live entertainment and live Triple M broadcast.


AFL Cairns Come and Try Day

What jumper will you be wearing this year? New players must be turning six this year and when registering proof of age will be required.

How to Power Up Your Productivity

  • When: Tuesday, 13 February
  • Where: Pullman Reef Casino
  • More Info:

Guest speaker Kate Christie will provide you with key tips, strategies and tricks to help you manage your time.


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