Tropical Mardi Gras, Cairns, invites you to come and show your love in paradise! Every October, Cairns Tropical Pride welcomes visitors from around the world to join us for ten days of play in the gorgeous environment that is Tropical North Queensland. From dance parties to dive trips, from fine dining and fashion shows to beaches and rainforests, culminating in our Fair Day at the superb Tanks Arts Centre, Tropical Mardi Gras has something for everyone in our rainbow family.Nestled between the majestic world heritage listed Daintree Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef, Cairns is rich in natural wonders. Cairns also has a large, active and creative LGBT community, a thriving international travellers’ scene, and five star services. Come for entertainment, adventure, connection and relaxation, all in an idyllic festive environment. Dance, meet, mingle, dine, explore, swim, snorkel, dive, discover, create, enjoy, chill, cuddle, dance some more and show your love in paradise!

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PARTY WEEKEND

October 1-5

Join us for our massive party weekend, with the Love Boat Launch, Rainbow Rave, Glitta Supernova Cabaret Show, Island Idyll, Splash! Pool Party and Beached As Recovery Party

TOO MUCH FUN!

EXPLORE FNQ

October 6-10

Starry Gaze Cinema in the Botanic Gardens, Love Makes A Family Picnic on the ‘nade, Beach and Rainforest Retreats, Sailing Trips, Passion for Fashion Parade, Proud Women’s Dance, Luxe Drag Show and the launch party for GAZE, Tropical Mardi Gras’ visual arts exhibition

EVEN MORE FUN!

FAIR DAY

October 11

Our signature event, featuring market stalls, fabulous entertainment and music for all ages, and the popular highlight, the Bitch n Butch Dog Show

MAXIMUM FUN!

2015 Events

Love Boat Launch Party, Rainbow Rave, Let’s Get Metaphysical with Glitta Supernova at COCA, Island Idyll Party, Splash! Pool Party, OUT! After Party, Beached As Recovery Party, PRIDE at Starry Gaze Cinema, Cairns Botanic Gardens, Sailing trips, Love Makes a Family Picnic and Pride Ride, Rainforest and Beach Retreats, Sistagals Party, Proud Women’s Dance, Passion IV Fashion at Salt House, GAZE Art Show at Tanks, Luxe Drag Show at 12 Bar Blue, and Fair Day at Tanks Arts Centre

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April 19, 2016 at 4:40pm
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Tropical Mardi Gras

Tropical Mardi Gras is a festival of events for LGBT folk in the north and our guests from around the globe. Each October, Cairns Tropical Pride invites fabulous people from around Australia and the world to join us for ten days of play in the gorgeous environment that is Tropical North Queensland.
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Tropical Mardi GrasApril 19, 2016 at 7:40pm
Tropical Mardi Gras is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Festival Co-ordinator to assist in co-ordinating the 2016 Tropical Mardi Gras Festival.

The successful applicant will be responsible for the overall co-ordination, implementation and delivery of the ten-day Tropical Mardi Gras Festival in October 2016.

To download the position description, please visit our website: http://www.tropicalmardigras.org/positions-available-cairns/

Applications close COB Monday 2nd May. To apply, please forward your letter of application outlining your relevant experience to [email protected]

Please circulate to anyone who you think may be interested in applying.
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Tropical Mardi GrasApril 13, 2016 at 10:54am
Need a fitness challange? Why not register to run the mountain! Fun, fitness and a great day out :)
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Tropical Mardi GrasApril 7, 2016 at 1:12pm
Want to be part of something exciting and unique? Partner with Tropical Mardi Gras 2016 and see your brand in paradise!
Contact us today to find out how! [email protected]
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Tropical Mardi GrasApril 3, 2016 at 5:47pm
Psst! The biggest and best LGBT festival in Far North Queensland is shaping up to be amazing. Save a spot in your diary and tell your friends!
September 30 - October 9, 2016
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Tropical Mardi GrasApril 1, 2016 at 5:21pm
Yep. Roll on October!!
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