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13 - 15 July 2018


Teho Ropeyarn installation at UMI Arts' CIAF stall. Photograph Lovegreen Photography

The Cairns Indigenous Art Fair is an annual event held over three days in July, during the tropical winter, 13-15 July 2018

The annual CIAF program of events continues to create the well-known celebration of Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art, music, dance, performance and fashion. The three day event that includes an art market, art fair, fashion performance and a dance and music performance program is held at the Cairns Cruise Liner Terminal

Other events are held at partner venues throughout the city. 

For general enquiries please contact Wanda Weatherall on 07 4050 7712 or email  wanda@ciaf.com.au


PO Box 5777, Cairns QLD 4870

51 The Esplanade, Cairns QLD 4870

T: (07) 4050 7712

E: artfair@ciaf.com.au


For specific enquiries

Artistic Director – Janina Harding -   artistic@ciaf.com.au    

General Manager – Vanessa Gillen -  manager@ciaf.com.au  

Project Manager – India Collins – projects@ciaf.com.au

Marketing/Sponsorship - Bianca Barling-Seden - ">

PR -  Pip Miller- pip@pipmillerpr.com.au


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