Festival 2018

Cairns, Cairns Area

4 April 2018 - 

Free Entry

As part of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, Cairns will host Festival 2018, a bold arts and cultural 12-day program designed to galvanise the region, inspire audiences and celebrate the games.

A key element of the program will be a LiveSite on the Cairns Esplanade where residents and visitors can watch the games live on big screens and enjoy live performances. The LiveSite will reflect the regions beautiful natural environment, cultural diversity and unique Indigenous history.

The full program will be unveiled closer to the Games.

Event Dates

This event occurs once only on:
4 – 15 April 2018
4 April 2018

Event Venues

Cairns Esplanade | Tanks Arts Centre | Munro Martin Parklands
Queensland, Australia 4870

Internet Access

  • Free Wifi


  • Bar
  • Car park
  • Public Telephone
  • Restaurant - Licensed

Other Information


Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

Family Friendly:

Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.

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