Italy in the Tropics
28 July – 6 August 2022
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About the Festival
We are delighted to bring you the inaugural Cairns Italian Festival which will be held from the 28 July – 6 August 2022 at iconic venues across Cairns and the region.
The Cairns Italian festival is an event that encompasses the entire North Queensland region from Cairns, Atherton, Dimbulah, Edmonton, Gordonvale, Innisfail, Mareeba, Mossman, Mutchilba, Port Douglas, Silkwood, Tully, and Yungaburra. The Inaugural Cairns Italian Festival is a celebration rich in Italian history, culture, food, wine, song, and dance that will encompass 10-days of festivities.
This is a significant regional cultural event of not only world-class entertainment, fun and culinary delight, but also to pay homage honouring the Italian immigrants that left their homeland in search for a better life and future in Australia. Generations of Italians making Australia and Far North Queensland home and changing the face and future of the North Queensland Region in farming, business, and development.
We can’t wait for you to join us to celebrate the Cairns Italian Festival for 2022!
Join us to celebrate Italy in the Tropics
Good Food, Wine & Italian Culture