Chiacchiere e Caffè - Coffee and a chat - 6 December Sunday
TIME: 10 - 11.30 am Brunch meet
VENUE: Botanic Gardens Café, Collins Street, Edge Hill
COST: Food & coffee your own cost
RSVP - Mobile number 0414780700 for more information.
Please note that venue COVID-19 arrangements apply - people must provide their details and all patrons must be seated.
Movie nights | Cancelled until further notice
Email us for more information.
Italian radio program
Made in Italy program on Cairns Community Radio Cairns FM 89.1. Every Tuesday, from 6 pm to 7 pm. Listen live: www.cairnsfm891.org.au. Click on the "Listen Live" button
Events Programme 2020
28 JAN 7.30 pm Annual General Meeting
22 FEB Carnevale Cairns : Italian Masquerade Ball
14 MAR Pizza night, Piza Loca Cantina, Woree 5 pm
25 MAR Dantedì, National Dante Day
26 MAR Movie night CANCELLED
APR Movie night CANCELLED
MAY Movie night CANCELLED
7 JUN Festa della Repubblica EVENT CANCELLED
JUL Movie night CANCELLED
16 AUG Ferragosto Comedy Lunch
27 SEP Chiacchere e Cafe
2 & 3 OCT Dante Australia Congress CANCELLED
4 OCT Cairns Italian Festival CANCELLED
25 OCT Vendemmia Lunch, Piccolo Cucina
NOV Movie night CANCELLED
Chiacchiere e Caffè will be held every last weekend of the month once COVID-19 restrictions ease.
DanteDi – National Dante Day 25 March 2020
In 2020, Dante Alighieri’s 700th death anniversary, the Italian government has established the National Dante Day, or DanteDì. DanteDì will be observed annually on March 25.
DanteDi: il 25 marzo sarà la Giornata nazionale dedicata a Dante Alighieri Source: Ministero degli Affari Esteri e della Cooperazione Internazionale.
Past Events 2020
Pizza night | Saturday 14 March | 5 pm drinks and 6-8 pm pizzas
Thanks to everyone who attended. What a great night.
See our poster for more information.
Carnevale Cairns - Italian Masquerade Ball was held on 22 February 2020 @ 6.30 pm, Cairns Hilton.
Ticket price included Prosecco on arrival, 4 course meal with entertainment & dancing during the night; and free entry into prize draws.
See our poster for more information
Studitalia Results & MLTAQ Speaking Results 2019
Cairns Recipient was Niccolino Ciranni, Cairns School of Distance Education
Yr 6 Amelia Holland from St Joseph's Atherton
Yr 10 Poppy McKenzie from Cairns State High
Yr 12 Darel Salih from Cairns State High