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Cairns Children's Festival

The 2021 Cairns Children's Festival event is scheduled for 15 & 16 May! More info and shows to be announced.


The Cairns Children's Festival is an annual celebration children aged 12 years and under. The festival aims to put our youngest creatives in the spotlight whilst also creating a safe and fun environment for families explore, create and imagine.

Events and activities are held across multiple locations including; Cairns Performing Arts Centre, Tanks Arts Centre and Cairns Botanic Gardens.

Annually, the Cairns Children's Festival invites local artists to design installations and activities as well as opportunities for our youngest creatives to be part of the festival. Applications for the Creation Stations are currently closed.

Keep an eye on this page and the Cultural Services Facebook page for information about Cairns Children's Festival.

Questions? Comments? Feedback?

Contact us at cairnschildrensfestival@cairns.qld.gov.au

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