Starry Night Cinema – Peter Rabbit

When: Wednesday, 3rd October, 7.00pm – 9.00pm
Where: Cairns Botanic Gardens
More info: Starry Night Cinema
Join mischievous Peter Rabbit and his three sisters Flopsy, Mopsy, and Cotton-Tail on an exciting adventure the whole family will love. In this story, Peter faces a new foe when one of the McGregor’s relatives suddenly moves in and finds a family of rabbits in his vegetable garden. Free entry for children under school age.

Peace Lutheran College Spring Fair

When: Saturday 20th October, 3.00pm – 8.00pm
Where: Peace Lutheran College
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Looking for an exciting weekend activity? Peace Lutheran College Spring Fair is a family event not to be missed. Enjoy all the fun of the fair, including stalls, rides, food, a petting zoo, monster raffle and entertainment. The night will end with a bang with a fantastic fireworks display.

Babinda Harvest Festival

When: Saturday 13th October, 3.30pm – 12.00am
Where: Babinda Showgrounds
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The 2018 Babinda Harvest Festival kicks off with a grand street parade, followed by entertainment, rides, food and live music until midnight at the Babinda Showgrounds. Don’t miss out on the spectacular fireworks display and cane burning. Can’t wait? Get a team together for the St Rita’s School Trivia Night on the 10th of October. This year’s theme is ‘Festival of the Flags.’

PakMag Movie Preview – Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween

When: Wednesday 24th October, 6.30pm – 8.30pm
Where: Event Cinemas Cairns Central
More info: Fb PakMag Cairns
Halloween is just around the corner, and in anticipation we want you to come to the movies with us! Head on over to our Facebook page and website for your chance to win a family pass. Preview only open to ticket winners. Enter to win and be the first to see the exclusive PakMag screening of Goosebumps 2 – if you dare!

Tablelands Folk Festival

When: Friday 26 October – Sunday 28 October
Where: Yungaburra
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The vibrant Tablelands Folk Festival returns this month, featuring musicians spanning genres from folk to rock and
everything in between. Get ready to enjoy a huge variety of stalls, food, a raffle, and a weekend of amazing local music in a family friendly village atmosphere.

Cairns Baby Welcoming Ceremony

When: Saturday 27th October, 9.00am – 2.00pm
Where: Cairns Regional Council
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Have you welcomed a little one since September 2017? Register for the Cairns Baby Welcoming Ceremony for your baby to receive a warm welcome to the world and the Cairns community. Each baby will be presented with a commemorative certificate keepsake. Registrations can be completed through the website and close Friday 19th October.

PakMag Spooky Spectacular

When: Saturday 27th October, 4.30pm – 6.00pm
Where: Sugarworld Waterpark
More info: Fb PakMag Cairns
Cost: Gold coin donation (supporting the Belgravia Foundation) It’s on again in 2018! Come and celebrate Halloween with us with at Sugarworld. Entertainment, free slides, and Halloween fun.

Dress to impress (if you’re sliding, please no face paint). This exclusive PakClub event is open to our PakClub members. Not a member yet? It’s easy to join, just head on over to and fill in your details.

PakClub members will receive up to date information on the what excitement and family fun will be happening!