Just a short drive away from our Cairns holiday accommodation this spring, don’t miss a colourful celebration in Cairns Botanic Gardens and the surrounding streets for Carnival on Collins 2019.

Held annually at the end of Cairns Festival, Carnival on Collins is a family-friendly event which takes over Cairns from morning to afternoon with lively entertainment, roving street buskers and carnival performers, market stalls, rides and more for all ages.

It’s one of the most exciting events on the Cairns calendar, which comes each year on Father’s Day!

Within Cairns Botanic Gardens and in the streets around the Tanks Arts Centre precinct, Carnival on Collins features lots to see and lots to do, offering a vibrant atmosphere as various live performances take over, market stalls pop up in numerous locations and creative workshops bring plenty of hands-on activities for kids and adults alike.

Expect more than 250 stallholders at this year’s Carnival on Collins, where you’ll get to see and purchase handmade arts and crafts, unique souvenirs, exotic plants, homewares, fashion items and more. For foodies, there will also be a big choice of mouthwatering local food.

Marvel at talented street performers and don’t miss a lineup of cultural dance performances and live music in Cairns Botanic Gardens, with confirmed Main Stage performers for Carnival on Collins 2019 including Drum Infinity Mugendai, Cycas Circus, Maggie Helena, Los Caracoles, The Taste, Uptown Brown and Jazz Troppo!

Carnival on Collins is a quintessential Cairns festival which doubles as a fantastic celebration for Father’s Day. Don’t miss it this year – Carnival on Collins returns on Sunday, September 1.

Book a Cairns holiday for spring and be near Carnival on Collins 2019 with our Trinity Beach accommodation. Our resort near beautiful Trinity Beach Cairns puts you footsteps from the beachfront with fantastic nearby restaurants and short driving distance to the Cairns CBD.

Find more information on our family-friendly 1, 2 and 3 Bedroom Luxury Apartments today – just visit Marlin Cove Trinity Beach Resort.