Top Ten Things to Do in FNQ

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Top Ten Things to Do in FNQ

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The Douglas Shire NQ Homes Carols by Candlelight and Christmas in the Park is on Saturday night at the Mossman Showgrounds. From 5pm there will be food and drink available to purchase, main event will begin 6:00 sharp. Many talented local performers, School bands and choirs with fireworks at 8:30pm.


The Cairns Regional Council has free mulch over the weekend. Mulch can be picked up from Portsmith, Smithfield, Gordonvale and Babinda. Council will have machines to load you ute or trailer.


The Cairns Carols by Candlelight will be held on Sunday at Forgarty Park from 5.30pm. Bring a blanket and your best singing voice.


Redlynch Christmas Festival is on Saturday at Xavier Herbert Park. There will be amusements and activities for kids, face painting,     carols, Santa, bar and food trucks. It’s on from 4pm – 9pm


The Yungaburra Market is the biggest and oldest market on the Atherton Tablelands and on Saturday from 7.30am – 12.30pm. Fresh produce, flowers, homemade crafts, local wines, wooden furniture, clothing and just about anything else you can think of.


The Fourth and Final round of the NQ Series Kart racing for 1017, come see karters from all over NQ fight for double series points in the fight to become NQ Series winner. It’s on at the Edmonton Speedway from 10am – 9pm


The Holloways Beach Markets are the only markets in the Cairns area held right on the beach and are held on Sunday. The markets will start at 9am – 1pm


There is a free movie night on Saturday in Mooroobool at Shang Park. Screening of Moana is a tale of an adventurous teenager who sails out on a daring mission to save her people. The event is on from 6pm.


Great Barrier Reef Foundation Charity Fundraiser at The Shack in Kewarra Beach is happening on Saturday. Live music from various local musicians, face painting and sand castle building comps for the kids, beach volleyball, a massive raffle with some unbelievable prizes and even mini massages on the beach. It’s on from 2pm – 8pm.

Cairns genre fans will get a taste of Monster Pictures annual Melbourne-based genre film festival. This is a partnership with Event Cinemas to present MONSTER FEST TRAVELLING SIDESHOW at Event Cinemas Cairns over the weekend. Single Session Tickets Adult $21, Concession $17.50