What’s On in Cairns April 2017

Social Dancing at the Pier Bar every Thursday night
The Pier Bar
Start Date: Every Thursday night from 20:30
End Date: Ongoing. Finishes at 22:00

Jose Martinez, dance teacher at Sabor Dance company, hosts social dancing at the Pier Bar every Thursday night. Live Latin Band plays and Martinez DJs for a fun night of dancing, socialising and drinks.

Pricing: This is a free event.

Interactive Games Centre
Mount Sheridan Plaza

Start Date: 10 April 2017 10:00
End Date: 13 April 2017 14:00

Gauntlet Games presents the Interactive Games Centre. Children 5 – 17 can play game sessions on consoles that include Nintendo Switch, PS4 and Xbox, learn techniques to improve timing and coordination and win prizes.

Pricing: This is a free event.

 

Out of the Blue

Brothers Leagues Club
Start Date:
11 April 2017 9:30
End Date: 11 April 2017

Head to the Brothers Leagues club for some live entertainment in April.
Local group Out of the Blue play live Jazz, Latin, Pop and R&B.

Pricing
Free live music

Inkmasters Lithography Workshop

R Block TAFE
Queensland North
Start Date:
13 April 2017 10:00
End Date: 15 April 2017

Join Master Printer, Theo Tremblay, for a three-day workshop that teaches print making skills. Suitable for beginners looking to explore the medium as well as those with more experience.

Pricing
$225 Members, PLUS Materials $60 – Total $285
$260 Non-Members PLUS Materials $60

2017 Yungaburra Triathlon

Start Date:
22 April 2017 15:00
End Date:
23 April 2017 18:00

This month Tablelands Regional Council has organised this free sporting event which can be entered individually or as a team. Participants can challenge themselves by participating or by spectating in the triathlon which seeks to help raise funds for wounded warriors and return service men and women. Registrations open Friday 21 of April at the Information Centre in Maud Kehoe Park, Yungaburra.

Perfect Strangers

Venue: Centre of Contemporary Arts Cairns
Start Date:
30 April 2017 16: 30
End Date:
30 April 2017 Approx 18:00

Showcasing talent from across the seas, ‘Perfect Strangers’ is an Italian comedy directed by Paolo Genovese that has won acclaim at the Italian Academy Awards and the Tribeca Film Festival. A terrific cast and a blend of comedy and emotion have made this a box office sensation in Italy.
Pricing

General Admission $15 | End Credits Members $10
School Students $10

Tai Chi and Qi Gong Classes
Multiple Venues: including PCYC Edmonton Leisure Centre and The Pier Start and End Dates: Weekly schedule of classes including every Monday at PCYC, 19:00 to 20:30, Wednesdays at the centre court area near the Pier Bar, 6:30 to 7:00 in the morning.

Weekly classes are held by Kay Thoren of Kaizen Oriental Therapies who is a teacher and member of Australian Academy of Tai Chi and Qigong. Benefits of Tai Chi practise include giving you a sense of peace, encouraging rehabilitation, working on your core training or just for promoting general wellness.

Pricing
Class Rates:
Casual Rate $15 per session
Prepayment, 10-week program $110
Family discounts and concessions are available

Art Classes with Greg Dwyer

Venue: Comino House on the corner of Greenslopes and Little Street.
Start Date: Weekly Schedule of classes including Tuesday Nights, 19:00 to 22:00 and Wednesday afternoons, 12:30 to 15:30

Weekly classes are held by Kay Thoren of Kaizen Oriental Therapies who is a teacher and member of Australian Academy of Tai Chi and Qigong. Benefits of Tai Chi practise include giving you a sense of peace, encouraging rehabilitation, working on your core training or just for promoting general wellness.

Pricing
Class Rates:
Casual Rate $15 per session
Prepayment, 10-week program $110
Family discounts and concessions are available

Barrier Reef Masters Games 2017

Start Date:
25 May 2017 9:00
End Date:
28 May 2017 17:00

This year, Cairns will play host to the Great Barrier Reef Masters Games, which celebrates the competitive spirit with a four day competition of sporting events. Masters of sport of all ages and interests are welcomed to participate. You can also win free accommodation and a trip to the reef with your friends.

Pricing
Sport fee: $35.00 per person for complete event.
Games Registration Fee: $65.00