Triple M Top Ten things to do in FNQ
Track Championships Round 5 is on at the Springmount Raceway. This will be the last event of the 2017 season, so don’t miss it! The fastest cars and fastest bikes in FNQ competing with presentations to occur at the conclusion of racing, plus a Test & Tune / Race Ya Mate for those not wanting to take part in the championship racing. Gates open at 12, racing starting just after 12.
The Cairns Esplanade Markets are on Saturday between 8am – 4pm. The markets are set up near the lagoon and have a range of gift ideas from local designs and craft, clothes, leather goods and a range of artwork.
The Tinaroo Falls Dam has an open day on Saturday between 10am – 2pm. Dam walking tours, displays, family activities food and drinks available.
The Nautilus Aviation Ronald McDonald House Charity Ball is on Saturday at the Pullman Reef Hotel Casino. The event starts at 7pm, tickets are $195. The ball raises much needed funds for the Ronald McDonald Family Retreat in Palm Cove. The Retreat gives families with a critically sick child the chance to take time out together for a fun family holiday or space to recover from a bereavement.
The Billabong Kuranda presents Rock this Country Blue on Saturday. The live bands start at 4.20pm until midnight, 7 bands from rock, folk and blues. Tickets $65, free camping available.
The Great Barrier Reef Marathon Festival is on Sunday in Port Douglas. There’s the 42.195km Steve Moneghetti Adventure Marathon, 21.095km Half Marathon, 10km, 5km Fun Run and 2.3km Junior Challenge. The course is a combination of beach, road and trail running for all distances. Some road closures will be in places around Port Douglas.
The Glenn Miller Orchestra, are returning to Cairns. This will be a concert spectacular with 24 musicians, singers and dancers direct from the USA on the Munro Martin Parklands stage! The concert will also feature sensational dance routines by the Broadway Swing Dancers. It all starts at 7pm, tickets are $57 from ticketlink.
Gindaja Rugby League Cup Carnival is on at Jones Park all weekend. This is the 4th annual carnival that promotes healthy lifestyles by engaging youths and families from all communities throughout Queensland to participate in a friendly Rugby League match.
Cairns Taipans v Perth Wildcats at the Cairns Convention Centre on Sunday from 6pm. Tickets from the Taipans website
The Little Mermaid - Sing-along is on at Event Cinemas. Tickets are just $10, session at 10.30am, Arrive early from 10:00am to take part in the FREE activities on offer. Central, Earlville and Smithfield