Cairns Conference and Cairns African Festival
Check out these exciting events and festivals happening in Cairns this May.
Cairns Conference - United Nations Youth Queensland
Catch the Cairns Conference on May 24 at James Cook University.
United Nations Youth Queensland is hosting the Cairns Conference. Students will hear about critical international issues. Participants will explore topics such as climate change. The conference also seeks to find solutions to lessen the damaging impact on the Great Barrier Reef.
The conference includes debates, workshops and activities that encourage problem-solving. Cairns Conference is an important event that can expose the youth to real-world problems. By coming up with strategies and solutions, participants are encouraged to have a proactive mindset and to be mindful of their effect in the environment. The workshops and activities promote a community spirit that makes one think of being part of a bigger world.
Cairns African Festival
Enjoy the Cairns African Festival on May 26 at Tanks Arts Centre.
The festival celebrates the International Day of the African Child and Africa Day in one fantastic party. Have a blast and enjoy the party. Let your hair down and enjoy as live African music and dance acts entertain the crowd. King Bell and Soukous Ba Congo lead the celebration.
Virtuoso African drummer Mohamed Bangoura will also be there to hold free drumming workshops for kids. The kids will enjoy the rhythmic drumming. Sink your teeth into African cuisine. An African kitchen serves up delicious African food. If you've never had African dishes before, you're in for a rare treat.
Our Cairns Holiday Apartments are close to the venues. The one bedroom apartments have all the amenities you will need to enjoy your holiday. Our spacious apartments are suitable for holidaymakers of any size. The self-contained one-bedroom apartments include a large balcony, air conditioning, a kitchen, and laundry facilities.
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