2017 National NAIDOC Awards Ceremony Information


Are you attending the National NAIDOC Awards Ceremony in Cairns on Saturday 1 July 2017?

Where: Cairns Convention Centre, Sheridan St & Wharf St, Cairns City QLD 4870.
When: Saturday 1 July 2017. Doors open at 6.00pm for a 6.30pm start. Concludes midnight.
Dress: Black Tie/formal
Parking: Free parking is available on the streets surrounding the Cairns Convention Centre from 11am Saturdays and all day Sundays. Undercover parking is available at the Cairns Convention Centre for $5 per exit. (Enter via Sheridan Street). No overnight parking permitted undercover.

This year’s National NAIDOC Awards Ceremony comprises a three course meal with limited wine and beer, unlimited soft drink and an outstanding entertainment lineup. Please email naidoc@pmc.gov.au to notify the organisers of any dietary requirements and guest names by 16 June 2017.

A cash bar will also be available for the purchase of additional beverages.
*Please note EFTPOS will not be available on the night. There will be no ATMs located at the Cairns Convention Centre and the closest ATM is a 400m walk from the venue located on Lake Street. Please make sure you are prepared and have cash beforehand.

If you have any questions regarding the event please contact the National NAIDOC Secretariat by email at naidoc@pmc.gov.au.

We look forward to seeing you in Cairns for a celebration like no other to announce the winners of the 2017 National NAIDOC Awards!