Held annually in September Festival Cairns is one of Australia’s leading regional cultural festivals.

Staged in the heart of Far North Queensland, the Festival is a showcase for the region both nationally and internationally, featuring a strong program of creative, cultural and sporting events across a three-week period. Established in 2002 Festival Cairns has quickly established a position as North Queensland’s premier event.

From signature food and wine events and performances by guest national and international artists, to multi-cultural and community celebrations that showcase the region’s talent, Festival Cairns is a celebration of Tropical Australia’s diverse cultural life.

The festival runs this 21st August - 6th September, 2009 in Cairns, North Queensland. Many events are free. Major events are Pacific Toyota Grand Parade & Fireworks, Cairns Amateurs Racing Carnival, Reggaetown, Tropical Wave Festival. More information at www.festivalaustralia.com.au

Check out some campgrounds in Cains for your Campervan hire Australia:
Cairns Villa & Leisure Park located 28 Pease Street, Cairns, Queensland, Australia, 4870
First City Caravilla Van Park located Kelly Street, Cairns, Queensland, Australia, 4870
Cairns Holiday Park located Cnr James & Little Streets, Cairns, Queensland, Australia, 4870