Category: What’s On

02 May

2021 Cairns Ironman June 6th

The fantastic scenery of Tropical North Queensland is the perfect playground for triathletes and that’s what makes the Cairns Ironman events truly one of a kind! This popular occasion never fails to showcase the phenomenal efforts of athletes from across the globe, and this year will be no different. Here’s what you can expect on […]

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09 Apr

Carnivale Port Douglas 2021

Port Douglas couldn’t be more excited to welcome back the wonderful Carnivale this May 2021! The community really missed this one-of-a-kind event when it was cancelled in 2020, so we are totally on the edge of our seats to experience what Carnivale has in store this year. If you have had the pleasure of visiting Tropical […]

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15 Mar

Ironman Cairns 2020

There are many incredible events coming to Far North Queensland in 2020, and the Cairns Ironman is just one of them! The Asia-Pacific championships will take place on June 7 and the event is expected to draw crowds from all across Australia. If you’ll be in the tropics during this time of year, we recommend […]

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07 Feb

Carnivale 🎉 22-24 May 2020

It’s the party in paradise that nobody wants to miss! The annual Tropical North Queensland event Carnivale will be back with a bang this year from 22-24 May 2020. While the official weekend of Carnivale showcases some incredible main events, there are many other brilliant places to be and things to see in the lead […]

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13 Jan

Hot & Steamy Festival Port Douglas 2020

You might’ve heard about the fantastic Hot & Steamy festival that will be hitting the streets of Port Douglas in February 2020… it’s going to be a wonderful event that you don’t want to miss! This spectacular LGBT+ festival will take place in the heart of Port Douglas from Friday 14th – Monday 17th Feb […]

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02 Dec

The Festive Season in Port Douglas 2019

It’s officially December of 2019 – so where did this year go?! This only means one thing. It’s time to get ready and buckle in for the ride that is the Silly Season – it’s full of fun and exciting celebrations across Christmas and the New Year. If you’re looking for some ideas on how […]

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17 Jul

Flames of the Forest Dining Experience Special Offer

Flames of the Forest is a one-of-a-kind dining experience that’s located just 10 minutes from the tropical town of Port Douglas. In fact, the experience was ranked #34 out of the top 100 things to do in Australia by the Australian Travel Magazine! This truly unique evening involves applaudable dining in the soul-immersing rainforest that […]

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22 Apr

Carnivale 2019

It’s almost that time of the year again – when Port Douglas comes alive with a diverse variety of special events to celebrate festival Carnivale! You can expect this year to be bigger and better than ever as we head into Carnivale’s 25th anniversary.  This widely loved celebration is jampacked full of live music, food […]

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20 Jan

Carnivale Festival – 25th to 27th May 2018

Celebrate Carnivale 2018 in true Port Douglas style at The Meridian! This year Carnivale will be held from Friday 25th to Sunday 27th of May. The Macrossan St Parade on the Friday commences the festivities at 5pm with a spectacular show of fireworks at 9pm. You can also expect to see some amazing performances from […]

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18 Jan

Cairns Airport Adventure Festival – June 2018

The festival features an event for everyone, including; IRONMAN 70.3 Cairns, Quicksilver Reef Swim – Green Island, The Cairns Post Bright Night Run and McDonalds IRONKIDS Cairns – a triathlon designed especially for kids! Click here to read more about the IRONMAN Cairns events. Registration is not yet open for events on the Cairns Airport […]

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