Sport and recreation

Cairns offers a large range of sport and recreation activities.

Cairns sport and recreation

There is something to suit all ages and abilities in Cairns, including soccer, tennis, touch football, cricket, beach volleyball, diving, snorkelling, bush walking and more.

You can find a list of sports and hobbies available in the region on the Cairns Regional Council website.


Cairns Regional Gallery

The Gallery’s programs support its commitment to present art of national and international significance and enable the interpretation of the unique history of far north Queensland. Open seven days a week, Cairns Regional Gallery is a great place to visit for locals of all ages.

More info: Visit their websiteinfo [at] (email) or phone (07) 4046 4800.  

Swimming pools

There are five swimming pools in the region that will help you and your family cool off during the hot Cairns summers. Visit the Cairns Regional Council page for more information.