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13 - 23 August 2020


CIAF Fashion Performance - Buwal-barra… messenger. Yesterday. Today. Tomorrow (Ticketed event)

11th - 12th July 2019

Tank 3, Tanks Arts Centre,
46 Collins Avenue,
Edge Hill QLD 4870

CIAF's Annual Fashion Performance

Celebrate Queensland’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture through an extraordinary presentation of art, fashion, dance, music and performance.

Based on the journey of a story or voice being carried and delivered, the Fashion Performance showcases wearable art and elaborate adornment created by Indigenous designers from across Queensland. This performance is jointly curated by Craftsman, Bernard Singleton, Sustainable Fashion Designer Simone Arnol and choreographed by Professional Dancer Hans Ahwang.

Tickets for this event are in high demand so be sure to secure your tickets quickly! 

Thursday - $30 including booking fee

CIAF Preview: 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Friday$65 including booking fee - SOLD OUT

Early Show: 6:00pm - 7:30pm - SOLD OUT

Late Show: 8:30pm - 10:00pm - SOLD OUT



Click here to purchase tickets.


Presented in conjunction with Riley, A Crystalbrook Resort and Skytrans and Peppermint Magazine



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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