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Cairns Art Society 70th Annual Exhibition

EXHIBITION DATES: 24 November 2017

EXHIBITION CLOSURE 17th December 2017

Key Dates 70th Annual 2017

Entries close


Friday 10 November

Submit through Eventgate

Delivery of Artwork to CAS Gallery at DFO

Frid 17 and Sat 18 November
9am - 4.30pm
Opening Night and Awards - Cairns Regional Gallery Friday 24 November
Collection of works from DFO Gallery Sunday 3 December
9am - 4.30pm
Exhibition Closes Sunday 17 December
Collection of works from DFO Gallery

Sunday 3 December
9am - 4.30pm
Collection of unsold works from Cairns Art Gallery

Mon 18 December
2pm - 5pm

All entries will be exhibited. 
Following pre-selection by a panel of three prominent Cairns artists, the selected works will become the exhibition, and moved to the Cairns Art Gallery (formerly the Cairns Regional Gallery), Abbott Street, Cairns, where final judging of the awards will take place.
Remaining works will be displayed at the Cairns Art Society Gallery at DFO until 2 November. 

Entry and Categories Prizes to date:

  • Warren Entsch Leichhardt Award
  • 2017 Mayors Award for Excellence
  • Yvonne Rowlands Award, by Cairns Key Real Estate
  • Cairns Art Society Award
  • Sculptural Award
  • People's Choice Award, supported by Cairns Create It



Download : 70th Anual Art Exhibition

Conditions of Entries here.
2017 Poster here
2017 Flyer here.

If you wish to download a printed form go here.

Use our Eventgate entry form online here


Contact: Judith Carter - Co-ordinator



CAS Membership Form online





Andrew Linklater

Lou Derry

Jennie Scott

Ludij Peden

Lone White

Mike Ferris