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Cairns Airport Great Barrier Reef Chinese New Year Street Festival

  • Cairns Historic Chinatown Grafton Street Cairns, Queensland, 4870 (map)
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This year’s program includes colorful Lion and Dragon performances, Chinese drumming, interactive art and cultural displays, Chinese food and a huge variety of market stalls and street food.  Children’s activities include the opportunity to feed the Lion and Chinese Craft.  

2 x Stages will provide action-packed entertainment and prize draws.  The YAPS street parade commences at 4:30 pm and is followed later in the evening by the CADCAI Street Parade the Chinese Lion and Dragon performances and firecrackers

The Cairns Airport Great Barrier Reef Chinese New Year Street Festival celebrates Tropical North Queensland’s diversity and rich Chinese heritage. It is a popular and much anticipated community event which brings new life and vibrancy into the city, enhancing the visitor experience for all. 

FREE ENTRY & FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

Earlier Event: February 24
Orchid Plaza Food and Cultural Festival
Later Event: March 2
GBRCNY Lantern Festival