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Tanks Arts Centre is the leading contemporary music venue in the region, voted Cairns’ Best Entertainment Venue for seven years (and counting!) in the Cairns Post HIT Awards.

Tanks presents a diverse program of live music acts complimented by events such as the World Music Series, Jazz Up North, Flame.MusicTanks Up Late and our yearly Bluesfest Touring Sideshows. Tanks has earned the reputation as a premier force in entertainment in the Far North Queensland region.

The Rubens

Sat 11 Jul

Rescheduled to Saturday 21 November 2020.
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Tim Rogers' Liquid Nights in Bohemia Heights

Fri 17 Jul
$45 / $40 (CONC) inc b/fee

Join Tim Rogers for a brand-new live show that brings Tim’s Friday afternoon Liquid Lunch radio programme out of the Double J studios and onto the stage.
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Grigoryan Brothers - Past, Present & Future - World Music

Fri 18 Sep
$40 / $35 (CONC) inc b/fee

With a repertoire spanning centuries, continents and genres, amazing telepathy and the ability to draw emotion from every note, Slava & Leonard Grigoryan are justifiably ...
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Boy & Bear 'Suck On Light Tour' With special guests

Wed 4 Nov - Thu 05 Nov
$49 / $44 (CONC) inc b/fee

Boy & Bear are back.
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Ian Moss - Matchbook 30th Anniversary Tour

Fri 16 Apr - Sat 17 Apr
All tickets - $63.50 inc b/fee

Ian Moss is taking his iconic album on the road and he’s stopping in at Tanks for two special shows.
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