The highly sought after Cairns Festival is making a grand entrance soon. And for the thousands of fans it has engaged over the years, this year will most certainly not disappoint. If you’re a first-time visitor, then go ahead and choose to be part of the action. Say hello to heaps of markets, kiddie areas, live performances, and fireworks from August 26th to September 4th, 2016. Read on for more details on what you and your festival buddies can expect during the week-long festival.

The first Saturday of the festival will be highlighted by the Grand Parade and Fireworks at the Cairns Esplanade. The Parade will be leading the spectators from the new Munro Martin Parklands all the way to Fogarty Park. At 7:30 pm, festival goers can look forward to a fantastic fireworks display plus showstopping live music on the Festival Mainstage.

Also on the Munro Martin Parklands on September 2nd is the Carnival of Animals by Circa. Imagine a family-friendly spectacle that will bring to life tales of creatures of land and sea through crazy acrobatics. Meanwhile, you may catch the 43-piece vocal powerhouse known worldwide for their African Gospel Music, international classic renditions and South African freedom songs.

Meanwhile, choose Marlin Cove Resort for your second home away from home. Whether you are with friends and family, you can absolutely feel right at home within any of our luxuriously appointed Trinity Beach Accommodation.

You can take full advantage of our complete guest amenities, where you can begin your mornings with a refreshing dip in our sparkling lagoon-style pool and spa, chill out at our spacious barbecue area, relax your worked up muscles in our sauna, enjoy a game or two at our games room, work out a sweat at our tennis court, catch up on your favourite novels at our library, and practice your freestyling at our 15-metre lap pool. Meanwhile, feel free to approach our friendly tour desk staff to help you spruce up your Cairns itinerary. Check out any of Cairns’ best local restaurants, diverse indigenous cultural landscape, pristine natural wonders, not to mention the world’s oldest rainforest, and other world-class destinations.

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Image Source : Circa Carnival of the Animals