Out! Cairns, a local events group for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered community, has a party on the 1st Saturday of most months for only $5 entry. Usual venue: Casbah Lounge, 29 Spence Street.
February 4, 2017, 9pm at The Casbah Lounge. Ball games your thing? or prefer to get your hands into something moist… LET’S GET READY TO RUMBLE! Wear your best sporting kit, come along and PLAY! Get sweaty to tunes from DJ Benny-Bang, with one of your favourite local drag performers getting physical on the stage! Next dates: Mar 11, Apr 1, May 6, Jun 3, Jul 1, Aug 5.
March 2, 2017, 7:30-10:30pm, at CCAC. Curated short films selections document the beauty and power of the ocean, celebrating divers, surfers, swimmers and oceanographers who live for the salt spray; chasing crests of waves; marveling at mysteries of the big blue. Captivating cinematography, awe-inspiring underwater scenes, and fast-paced wave sequences from unbelievable vantage points.
March 11, 2017, 9pm at Casbah Lounge. Strap on a hula skirt and get ready to “Go Troppo.” Squeeze your fruit with international Mardi Gras visitors! Shake your coconuts to tunes by DJ Benny-Bang, and the fabulous Dee Licious on stage! A party on the 1st Saturday of most months for only $5 entry. Next dates: Apr 1; May 6; Jun 3; Jul 1; Aug 5; Aug 26; Oct 28 Pool Party; Dec 2.
May 18-20, 2017, 7:30-9:30pm at CCAC. Enthralling mountain adventure films that will have you planning your next adventure before the credits roll. Hot on the heels of the Banff Mountain Festival, Canada. During the BMF week over 300 of the best mountain sport, culture, environment, adventure, and exploration films are screened. Award winners and audience favourites then tour the globe.
July, 2017 (TBC), at the Centre of Contemporary Arts Cairns. Showcases LGBTQI related films to suit everyone, so bring your Besties, Mum, Dad, Brothers and Sisters.