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FNQHF Market Day

April 13, 2019

The Far North Queensland Hospital Foundation is seeking Expressions of Interest for its inaugural market day at Cairns Showground. This is a fundraiser for the Foundation, with all profits going to improve health care in the Far North. The focus will be on locally made items, produce, and food, as well as upcycled and vintage products, plants etc. Interested in hosting a stall? Click HERE. Terms and conditions can be found HERE.

Mt Franklin Cardiac Challenge

September 21-23, 2019

Register now for the Mount Franklin Cardiac Challenge.  This iconic fundraising ride from Cairns to Cooktown raises funds for cardiac services in Far North Queensland. Since its inception, more than $3 million has been raised, making an incredible difference to cardiac services provided. Each year up to 350 riders and their support crew raise up to $350,000. Click here for more information.

Wayne Leonard's Motorcycle Muster

Date to be advised

Each year, a group of motorcyclists, headed by Wayne and Rhonda Leonard of Wayne Leonard Motorcycles, heads off on an epic weekend adventure, fundraising for health services. For more information, click HERE.

Arrow Experience

July 14, 2019

Bring your friends and family and join us on the Arrow Experience along the beautiful Red, Blue, Green and Yellow Arrows of Mt Whitfield. This spectacular event is not only a chance to get into the great outdoors, but to help fundraise for your community. Both the short and long courses are fully supported with medics and volunteers. Which one will you choose? Registrations opening soon.


Cairns Pregnancy and Baby Expo

February 24, 2019

Come and meet a selection of the best businesses in Cairns for parents-to-be, babies and their parents. A raffle will be held during February to raise money for Special Care Nursery at Cairns Hospital. Listen to Star 102.7 Cairns for details. No tickets needed, the entry fee is a gold coin donation for Special Care Nursery, with door prizes from local businesses. Breast feeding and change areas are provided. Click HERE for more.