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17 - 22 August 2021



12th - 14th July 2019

Terminal 3, Cairns Cruise Liner Terminal,
Corner Wharf Street and Lake Street,
Cairns QLD 4870

Curated by CIAF Artistic Director Janina Harding and renowned curator and writer Hetti Perkins, the Art Fair showcases works from 12 Indigenous art centres across Queensland, as artists express their response to this year’s theme, ‘My Yarn Now’. The Art Fair also includes works from local and commerial galleries. 

The Art Fair is open:

FRIDAY 12 JULY | 9:00am - 5:00pm

SATURDAY 13 JULY | 9:00am - 5:00pm

SUNDAY 14 JULY | 10:00am - 4:00pm


Presented in conjunction with Cairns Airport.

Free Event



Cairns Indigenous Art Fair Ltd is a not-for-profit company with Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) and Australian Charities and Not-for-Profit Commission (ACNC) Status. All donations to the Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) are greatly appreciated and will contribute to CIAF operational costs. Your support assists CIAF in continuing to attract and nurture national and international recognition for the appreciation of the vital cultural contribution of Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

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