Events Around the Region

Cairns Regional Council has opened its latest grant round for Developmental and Major Event Grant streams.

Planning an exciting event that will also attract visitors to Cairns?

Council's Developmental and Major Event Grant streams offer funding to help diversify our region's sporting, cultural and lifestyle event calendar.

Eligible events will have strong community support, promote Cairns as a destination and attract visitors to our region.

Grant applications can be submitted from 10 November 2014 to 16 January 2015, for events to be held between July 2015 and December 2016.

To find out more, visit or phone Council's Regional Events Development Officer on 4044 3520. Email enquiries should be directed to email/economicdevelopment)(

See summary guidelines:

Developmental Events

Major Events