Tropic Weekender: Your insider guide to the best events this weekend
It may be a little wet and drizzly around the Cairns region this weekend, but the local events calendar is starting to heat up.
Weather outlook for the weekend in Cairns will see a max of 29C and a very high chance of showers on Saturday, with between 15mm to 35mm predicted. On Sunday, we can expect a max temp of 29C and a 90% chance of rain of some 40mm to 90mm.
A warning has been issued for Tropical Cyclone Nora Category 3, with a coastal crossing possible anywhere along the western Cape York Peninsula south of Weipa during Saturday or Sunday.
Saturday 24th March
1. Retro-Spective at crate59: Info
2. The Vine Room first birthday bash: Info
3. Slim Deal performs "Evil Blue" live at Screen Culture Club: Info
4. Free entry at Cairns Art Gallery: Info
5. Cairns Dive-In Movie at Woree Pool: Info
6. AFL premiership season round one clash between Gold Coast and North Melbourne: Info
7. Active Living Aqua Aerobics at Esplanade Lagoon: Info
8. Lohki at Kezz Bar: Info
9. Saturday night poker at Raintrees Tavern: Info
10. Koahlition live at Kuranda Amphitheatre: Info
11. Black & Gold Party at Barrons: Info
12. Juggling Workshop at CYCAS: Info
Sunday 25th March
13. Montgomery Brothers Sunday Session at Three Wolves: Info
14. Cooking Worshop at Barr St Markets: Info
15. Family Fun Day at Event Cinemas Smithfield: Info
16. Endless Summer at QT Port Douglas: Info
17. Friends Pre-Easter Plant Sale at Cairns Botanic Gardens: Info
18. Feast of the Senses Market Day at Innsifail: Info