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Fresh talent double showcase at the Clink Theatre, Port Douglas

The Tropical North Theatre Company presented a two production evening at the Clink Theatre in Port Douglas on Saturday and Sunday evenings this weekend (30th and 31st August) written and performed by an exciting group of new fresh local talent.


September 2014

Sunset in the Park Music Festival in the amazing Rex Smeal Park. Gates open at 11am with a Father's Day Picnic with all the fun and games including the Carnivale Grand Prix Motorised Eskys. From 3pm the Sunset in the Park Lineup begins. Look out for Dave Cooke, Timber and Wood, the Waywards and Sun Salute. Stay tuned with updates regarding the bands and special events. Enquiries can be made by calling 07 4099 4540 or via this website. Online tickets are discounted and on sale now. TICKETS

Cairns Choral Society Gala with David Hudson at Cairns Civic Theatre 13th and 14th Sept

Being hosted by Cairns Civic Theatre, The Gala Spectacular, one of their memorable annual events, is this year themed ‘A Night of Stars’ and will feature the Cairns Choral Society, Cairns Young Voices, Cairns Brass, Cairns Choral Society Champion Choir, the Julia Macalpine Dancers and many of Cairns finest soloist, including special guest and gifted entertainer, David Hudson.


Missy Higgins - Oz at Cairns Civic Theatre

Missy Higgins at Cairns Civic Theatre - Oz on 20th Sep 2014 with special guests Dustin Tebbutt & Jherek Bischoff.  Beloved Aussie singer/songwriter Missy Higgins has just announced a one-off Australian tour called OZ.  These September/October dates will be Missy's only shows for at least the next 12 months.


Qld Ballet present Cinderella at Cairns Civic Theatre on 26th and 27th Sept

World renowned Li Cunxin, recently appointed Artistic Director of the Queensland Ballet, is delighted to present to Cairns audiences for two days on Friday 26th and
Saturday 27th September this magical and extraordinary ballet as his first offering to the FNQ region. This is our first look at Li’s directorship, gracing the Cairns
Civic Theatre stage following a sell-out season in Brisbane.


Kasey Chambers coming to Botanic Gardens in Cairns 28th Sept

One of Australia's best loved storytellers, Kasey Chambers is bringing her soulful songs to the Flecker Botanic Gardens in Collins Avenue, Cairns supported by Leanne Tennant and The Good Oak for an unforgettable musical event to launch her 7th album.


October 2014

Black Diggers, WWI's untold story at Cairns Civic Theatre Wed 8th October

Queensland Theatre Company, Brisbane Festival in association with QPAC, The Balnaves Foundation and the Cairns Civic Theatre present a very special live simulcast entitled 'The Black Diggers' on Wednesday 8th October 2014.
One hundred years ago, in 1914, a bullet from an assassin's gun in Sarajevo sparked a war that ignited the globe. Patriotic young men all over the world lined up to join the fight - including hundreds of Indigenous Australians.


Porttoberfest, Port Douglas, Saturday October 4 (The Long Weekend)

Established in 2007, Port Douglas' spectacular Beer Festival celebrates island like living in Tropical North Queensland. Join in the fun down at The Reef Marina Port Douglas and get dressed up in your best German Beer drinking outfits. Special guests - the Porttoberfest Dancing Girls! There will be plenty of enertainment and the the views are amazing.

John Butler Trio at Kuranda Amphitheatre 11th Oct 2014

John Butler Trio bring their 'Flesh & Blood' tour to regional Queensland fans. The global release of 'Flesh & Blood' has seen the John Butler Trio receive the highest of accolades and sell out concerts around the world as they've introduced new drummer Grant Gerathy and their sixth studio album to devoted fans over the past 6 months.


Mia Dyson and Shane Nicholson Oct 18th at Tanks Arts Centre

Fans of blues/ roots & country-folk won't want to miss this exceptional double bill - spotlighting two of Australia's finest singer/ songwriters. This is one show that is guaranteed to sell-out well in advance so music fans are encouraged to get in early to ensure they don’t miss out on this special night.


December 2014

Presented by Newsport Publishing and Mackay Sugar in association with the Douglas Chamber of Commerce and Douglas Inc. Port Douglas rolls our the red carpet for its 'Night at the Oscars' at the Sheraton Mirage. Tickets online now. Early bird offer and group booking discounts available. Previous years have been sell out audience. TICKETS


K-Star Trivia | The Newsport

Every Tuesday 8-10pm at Paddy's Irish Pub, Macrossan St, Port Douglas.

K-Star Trivia at QT| The Newsport

Every other Thursday from January 16, head to QT Resort on Port Douglas Road from 6.30pm for K-Star Trivia...

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