Council works closely with the creative industries, multicultural groups, peak government bodies, business, tourism and the broader community to foster creativity. Council owns and operates three of the City's key performance venues which attract national and international acts as well as providing a platform for local artists:

• Tanks Arts Centre • Cairns Performing Arts Centre • Munro Martin Parklands

Cultural Services team operates: • To lead, facilitate and contribute to the growth of creative communities and industries (including cultural tourism) across the region; and • To use arts and cultural programs to respond to specific social needs identified in various communities across the region.

Why audiences come to this venue

  • To be captivated
  • To see artistic skill and rigour
  • To feel connected with the community
  • To have a social night out with friends/family
  • To be moved and inspired
  • To have different and distinctive experiences
  • Only to return to have another good night out

Marketing Channels

  • Own Website
  • Facebook
  • Instagram
  • Youtube/Vimeo
  • Email Newsletter
  • Venue Program Guide
  • Posters and Flyers
  • Outdoor advertising /Billboard
  • TV advertising
  • Radio advertising
  • Print advertising
  • Online display advertising
  • Online search advertising (Google adwords)
  • Publicity TV
  • Publicity Radio
  • Publicity Print
  • Publicity Online

We have a dedicated marketing department.