Cultural Services - Cairns Regional Council
Cultural Services are facilitators, planners, presenters and animators who are connected to our community and respond to its needs with creative, flexible support and development.

Our role is to harness the ample creative energy of Cairns and build upon the strength of the cultural sector as a whole, through relevant and informed strategy setting, productive partnerships and innovative programming across our branch.

Our services include:

  • Venue programming and operation:
    • Tanks Arts Centre
    • Munro Martin Parklands
    • Cairns Performing Art Centre

  • Annual event programming and production:
    • Cairns Festival
    • Cairns Children's Festival
    • Carnival on Collins

  • Grant facilitation:
    • Community Grants
    • Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) run in conjunction with Arts Queensland

  • Community and industry development
    • Cairns Regional Council Culture Strategy 
    • Close Contact - Music industry development
    • Understory Film Festival
    • Cairns Arts and Culture Map website
    • Moving Picture Nights
    • Community Murals program
    • Volunteer program
    • Ticketlink marketing

For more information, please go here.

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