FREE Holiday Fun

There’s always loads of fun at the Pier’s holiday activities and you’re invited! Learn to paint with watercolour, have a good time at our hands-on educational activity…and don’t forget to collect your discount lunch vouchers! For more information – click HERE

Tuesday 27 to Friday 30 June,  Tuesday 4 to Friday 7 July
10am to 2pm


Planetarium - Pier400Night Sky Secrets “Planetarium”

This is an outstanding educational and entertaining activity for adults and children. Enter into a world of cosmic constellations and inter-galactic fun! For more information  – click HERE

Every Monday, 10.00am to 4.00pm


TaiChi_400px2Sunrise Tai Chi

A graceful and effective form of exercise for health of mind and body. Easy to learn, suitable for beginners and experienced students. FIRST LESSON FREE! For more information  – click HERE

Weekly classes resume Wednesday 12 July, 6.30am to 7.30am


Fun Tango at The Pier

From the Bordellos of Argentina, to the silver screen and stage, Tango is considered one of the most passionate dance styles in the world!  Immerse yourself into the world of Simplified Argentine Tango. For more information – click HERE

Every Saturday from 10.30am


Chillagoe MarbleArt Exhibition “A Dusty Journey”

Red Chair Gallery presents award winning sculptor Robert Prickett (affectionately known locally as Dusty Bob). “A Dusty Journey” is an exhibition of Chillagoe Marble and Dolomite sculptures. For more information – click HERE

June – July 2017


PAST EVENTS


IRON MAN CHEF

We’re giving away $50 shopping vouchers daily! Race in and dine for your chance to WIN!  Be a winner when you dine at the Pier. For more information – click HEREhttp://thepiercairns.com.au/2017/05/05/iron-chef/

Monday 5 to Monday 12 June


Fashion Parade & Fundraiser

Enjoy a morning of style and fun as the Lioness Club of Cairns models strut the latest looks from our fashion stores, PLUS there’s terrific prizes to be WON! For more information – click HERE

10.30am, Tuesday 30 May


Art Exhibition & Book Launch “Eve Walker”

Red Chair Gallery presents local artist Eve Walker. This exhibition and book launch named “25 Years in Cairns” is officially opened by Hon Warren Entsch, with entertainment by Kim and Black Beard. All are welcome. For more information about the event – click HERE

5.30pm, Friday 19 May


WIN a Mother’s Day Treat

Make mum’s day beautiful this year. Whether you’re buying for mum, dining or shopping for something else, you have the opportunity to WIN a delicious pamper pack for Mum! Shop or Dine at any Pier outlet to WIN! For more information – click HERE

Monday 24 April – Friday 12 May


FREE SCHOOL HOLIDAY EASTER FUN!

You’re invited to make a magic moment at the Pier and create an Easter clay charm. PLUS, while you’re at our FREE holiday activity, don’t forget to collect your discount lunch voucher to use at Caffé Suprimo. For more information – click HERE

Tuesday 4 to Friday 7 April, 10am to 2pm
Monday 10 to Thursday 13, 10am to 2pm


Something Special is Happening at the Pier

WIN a Photo-shoot! Capture your own unique sense of style and expression with this fabulous prize. Brotherhood to bohemian, sassy or sophisticated, happy in love or happy in life, whatever your style, you need to be in it to WIN it! For more information – click HERE

1 – 31 March, 2017


Valentines Day…share your story and WIN!

Love is in the air at the Pier and we’d love to hear your story! You could win one of two fabulous prizes! For more information – click HERE

1 – 14 February 2017


cny-_pier_lowresposterGong Xi Fa Cai – Happy Chinese New Year!

The Pier is welcoming in the Chinese New Year by offering all shoppers Fortune Cookies. Increase your fortune by placing a Wishing Card on the Wishing Trees at Centre Court – we want your dreams to come true! For more information – enter HERE

9 – 28 January 2017


Connect with Christmas

christmas2016_poster_lr2This Christmas we have ton’s of fun, loads of giveaway’s, shopping and dining competitions and of course a Santa – Party full of FREE jolly entertainment for the family.

Come over to our special dedicated Christmas Page and discover all that is available for you! Click HERE

21 November to 21 December, 2016


ellen-trott_RhinoArt Exhibition “Naked Animals”

Red Chair Gallery presents local artist Ellen Trott. “Naked Animals” exhibition is officially opened by Di Sant, and is open to all. For more information about the event and the artist – click HERE

November 2016


shift-your-shoppingTrading Mate Shift Your Shopping

It’s Christmas! Well not quite…but let’s get ready! Trading Mate is holding market stalls to display their business goods and services to the public. Get your Christmas shopping list under-way! For more information about this event – click HERE

Thursday 3 November, 11am to 1pm


fashion-girlRace to WIN – Cox Plate Draw and Melbourne Cup Sweep

It’s Spring Carnival time! To celebrate, we have arranged a Cox Plate Draw and Melbourne Cup Sweep. With fabulous prizes up for grabs, these are races you’ll want to WIN! For information on how you can WIN – click HERE

Monday 10 to COB Monday 31 October


bwc-2016-lowresCairns Regional Council’s Baby Welcome Ceremony

This fun day out features the lovely Baby Welcoming Ceremony, an exhibition of family service providers, and heaps of free, fun stuff for the kids to do! For more information about this Family Expo click HERE

Saturday 29 October, 10am to 2pm


52eca16ac40833f8ef368330337da5f2FREE HOLIDAY FUN – Mosaic Tile Craft

Create a mosaic tile! Learn the mosaic art of creating images with small pieces of tiles. For more information about this stunningly decorative and educational art form – click HERE

Tue 20 – Fri 23 & Tue 27 – Fri 30 September, 10am to 2pm


sitelogoFREE Performance – Concert Band and String Ensemble

Albany Creek State High School is touring Cairns during September, and we are fortunate to have a unique performance opportunity here at The Pier! For more details click HERE

Friday 16 September, 12pm to 1pm


GSATP Website Feature ImageGet Social at The Pier and WIN!

WIN weekly prizes simply by sharing the love! Take a selfie at your favourite Pier retail shop and upload to social media. You’ll need to tag us! For more information on how to WIN – click HERE

Ends Friday 16 September


Facebook LikeLearn how to use Facebook (Basics) FREE!

Do you know anyone, or are you still struggling with Facebook? The Pier is hosting relaxed and informal sessions on The Basics of Facebook. Join us centre court Monday to Friday. For more information about these FREE lessons – click HERE


Sue IrwinArt Exhibition “About Time”

Red Chair Gallery presents local artist Sue Irwin. “About Time” exhibition is officially opened by Khan Baird and open to all. For more information – click HERE

Exhibition: 5th to 31 August 2016


TURTLEFREE HOLIDAY FUN – Clay Charm Craft

Design your own ornamental charm using air-dry clay…take away on the day! Watch as a lump of clay is formed into an adorable heart or cheeky charm! For more information – click HERE

Tue 28 June – Fri 1 July & Tue 5 – Fri 8 July, 10am to 2pm


Hero ShotTIMMY TIGER – A book launch for kids!

Timmy is a young tiger cub who unfortunately is very tired and sad. This fully illustrated tale teaches children the value of their own inner strength while sharing a fun animal story.  For more information – click HERE

Tuesday 5 & Saturday 9 July 2016


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Pier Boardwalk Dining for Foodies, have your bill paid-back! Weekly restaurant specials, prizes for instagramming, tweeting and more…. For more information – enter HERE

Monday 16 May – Friday 24 June


Mothers Day 2016Mothers Day Spend & WIN!

WIN a Restaurant Gift Voucher valued at $300! The Pier Loves Mum’s and this Mother’s Day, you could surprise mum with an extra special treat. For more information – enter HERE

Monday 18 April – Friday 6 May


Easter Fun - WebsiteBuild Your Own 3D Planet

FREE SCHOOL HOLIDAY COSMIC FUN!
This Easter YOU’RE invited to get creative, and learn all about the planet you’re creating. For more information – enter HERE

Tue 29 March – Fri 1 April & Tue 5 – Fri 8 April, 10am to 2pm


Sally Moroney Sting Ray 1Art Exhibition “Going with the Flow”

The Red Chair Gallery presents their very first exhibition for 2016, “Going with the Flow” by artist Sally Moroney. Please RSVP your attendance by calling 07 4051 9442 or 0419 421 841. For more information – enter HERE


Gong Xi Fa CaiGong Xi Fa Cai – Happy Chinese New Year!

The Pier is welcoming in the Chinese New Year by offering all shoppers Fortune Cookies. Increase your fortune, by placing a Wishing Card on the Wishing Tree at Centre Court – we want your dreams to come true! For more information – enter HERE


Eclipse Week CairnsEclipse Week Cairns

  • Dr Kate Russo, author, psychologist & eclipse chaser is in Cairns this week, partnering with Night Sky Secrets and James Cook University, to deliver a range of eclipse related lectures and workshops. For more information – enter HERE

FB Event Timeline Photo Jan2016FREE Holiday Activities

Create your own Tropical Rainforest themed art. Rainforest imagination art ∼ draw what the crocodile ate ∼ create a rainforest footprint story. Prizes up for grabs! For more information – enter HERE

Tuesday 5  to Friday 8, Tuesday 12 to Friday January 2016


Christmas Time at The PierIt’s Christmas Time at The Pier
“A time for giving, a time for sharing”

For your chance to WIN $1,000 every week until Christmas, WIN prizes at our 3 Selfie Stations, collect FREE Magic Santa Glasses and enter into Santa’s Interactive Village – enter HERE

30 November to 24 December 2015


Event_ExhibitionInvitation2Red Chair Gallery Presents:
“Living In Paradise” 10×10 Art Competition

This is an opportunity to see how our local artists use their own style, and in a positive way display, “What it is to live in Paradise”. For more information – enter HERE

25 September 2015 – 2 January 2016