Started: 2 Sep 2018 09:00
Finished: 1 Sep 2019 15:00
This is a Free Event.
A Cairns Father's Day tradition presenting fun and fruity roving performers, an inspiring line up of musicians, a motorbike show, an open air art studio, an extensive range of free workshops and over 200 market stalls featuring all your favourites.
Music in the Gardens:
Workshops on the Gondwanan Lawn | 9am - 3pm
MAKE WITH MEN’S SHED
Join members from Cairns Men’s Shed in this
hands-on workshop for the entire family.
WEAVE N ART WITH ARTIST ROSIE OMUNDSEN
Learn the traditional craft of coconut palm weaving.
Join the leaders of re-cycled craft to see what you
can make from everyday junk.
Open Air Artist's Studio
Fitzalan Gardens | 9am - 3pm
Turn your drawings into drypoint etchings at the ‘Printing the Forest’ workshop by Inkmasters Cairns. Witness local artists creating work in the open air studio and peruse pop-up art stalls.
Motorbike Show | Tank 5 | 9am - 3pm
Far North Queensland Harley Davidson owners proudly display their motorbikes and give insight to the Cape York HOG membership.
Friends of the Botanic Gardens | Teak Lawn
Guided tours of the Conservatory, cake stall, Friends shop and plant cloakroom.
Energy Exhibition in Tank 4. Click here for more info.
Roving Performances by Cairns Latin Dance club and Psychic Extra Small
Please note: This event is always popular. If you can’t find a park, try Greenslopes Street and enjoy a stress-free walk through Centenary Lakes.