Welcome the start of Christmas in Cairns with the Christmas Tree Light Switch-On. From 5.30 pm on December 1 the Esplanade Plaza will be in full festive spirit with decorations, lights, and the official Cairns giant Christmas tree. Don’t miss out on the great atmosphere and the perfect start to the holidays!
Not far from the Cairns CBD you can continue the festivities at the Edmonton Community Carols by Candlelight on December 6. Come along for its 27th annual event at Ravizza Park that will feature an exciting entertainment program for the whole family, including performances from local music artists and schools. Enjoy a tasty choice of food vans as the kids enjoy fun activities and a special visit from Santa Claus.
On December 9 head to Xavier Herbert Park in Redlynch Valley – just moments from the Cairns CBD – for a whole day of amusements and activities, carol singing, an exciting procession parade, great food, and the chance for kids to meet Santa. The Redlynch Christmas Festival is the perfect family-friendly event in the countdown to Christmas!
Moments from the Cairns Esplanade at Fogarty Park, don’t miss Cairns’ biggest annual community event over Christmas! Community by Carols is a must for families and visitors in Cairns, where you can enjoy a wonderful carolling concert followed by an unmissable evening fireworks display. The festivities will start from 5 pm on December 10, so make sure to be there!
As Christmas Day nears, make sure to keep the spirit alive by attending Holloways Beach Carols by Candlelight. Taking place at the Holloways Beach Sporting Complex on December 16, you can enjoy a magical evening of carolling as well as a special arrival of Santa on motorbike!