Café and Bar Operations

Arts Queensland is seeking Expression of Interest (EOIs) to operate a café with light food options, including provision of event based bar services in two arts and cultural venues; Bulmba-ja and Judith Wright Arts Centre. 

Featured Events

'Split T' Party - Talitha Jae Debut EP Launch

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3 July 2021 Far North Queensland Singer-Songwriter Talitha Jae is excited to share her long-awaited EP 'Spilt T'! Join her in celebrating with a night of live music right in the heart of Cairns, and get exclusive access to the EP ahead of its online release.    
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When a Tree Falls

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7 May - 19 June 2021 This playful yet reflective exhibition speaks of climate-induced flora displacement, hidden ecological players and the human; exploring imagined ecological-adaptations, ecological hierarchies and the idea of kin.    
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Miriki, The Australian Ballet & Mulungu presents "July dance performance"

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9 July 2021 Miriki is excited to have The Australian Ballet Education and Outreach team return to Cairns for our annual program. This year Cairns and Mareeba students will work with The Australian Ballet to create their own dance performance to showcase to family and community.     
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Ngamumu // For Mothers

(WORKSHOP)
Term 2 2021 Ngamumu Community Workshops provide mothers and their families with a thoughtful, explicit engagement into the Arts that directly responds to the needs of themselves and their babies during the first 1000 days. Each workshop series is culturally specific and targets intergenerational exchange and knowledge sharing between mothers, nanas and community.    
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Kuna Siuwai Pokong (Medicinal plants from Siwai) exhibition by Kate Robertson

(EXHIBITION)
10 April - 26 June 2021  This exhibition chronicles plants and their medicinal properties from the Siwai region of Bougainville Island, an autonomous region of Papua New Guinea, through photographic light recordings. Image: Kate Robertson, SIGARATA (detail) (kang koring peu ahkarei koring/for white spots on skin, dandruff and nappy rash)  
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JUTE Actors Studio - 2021

(WORKSHOP)
10 Feb - 8 December 2021 If you are excited about the idea of developing your acting, stage craft and ensemble work, then JUTE Actors Studio will provide you with the development of your creative capacity and deepen your understanding of acting as a professional practice.    
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