CAIRNS MUSEUM EVENTS AND NEWS

historical aerial image of clump point bay and surrounding land

Echo of the Past

Echo of the Past – Historical photographs from Mission Beach 1890s-1950s. Showing themes of community, sea and land, and the Djiru culture.

aerial image of Debneys site with people on the ground

Kirrenderri Learning Resources

Learners and educators are invited to engage with the Kirrenderri, Heart of the Channel Country exhibition by utilising our learning resources.

Ceramic mural depicting a coral reef by Lone White

Experimenting with Pottery

As part of our latest exhibition Still Life Comes Alive, we had a chat with Lone White about her life-long experimenting with making ceramics.

person painting water colour art of a bicycle

Still Life Comes Alive

Experience Cairns’ rich history through contemporary still life art at Cairns Museum’s collaborative exhibit with Cairns Art Society.

Submarine sculpture inspired by crocodile

50 Treasures Revisited

Explore the rich history of James Cook University through a selection of treasures, showcased in a captivating exhibition.

Image of Sunlight Soap Bar in vintage wrapping

Smell Pods

Experience the smells of Far North Queensland in our exhibition Growing up in the Tropics through manmade and natural smell pods.

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Growing up in the Tropics

Growing up in the tropics is a unique experience. We invite you to reflect on your childhood in this new exhibition.