Cairns Convention Centre

Since 1999 the Cairns Taipans have called the 5,300-capacity Cairns Convention Centre home.

This award-winning venue is regarded as amongst the best in the NBL for players and fans alike, providing an atmosphere that makes a Taipans game night experience second to none.



Cairns Convention Centre
Corner Wharf & Sheridan Streets
Cairns, Queensland, Australia 4870


Getting there

ReCairns Taxis logolax on your way to and from the Taipans’ home games with Cairns Taxis, which services everywhere from the central business district north to Ellis Beach, and south to Wrights Creek near Edmonton.

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Free parking on Taipans game nights is available on the streets surrounding the Cairns Convention Centre:

  • Wharf St
  • Sheridan St
  • Lake St
  • Grafton St

Undercover parking at the Cairns Convention Centre is reserved for corporate hospitality and Australian Disability Parking Permit holders. Limited disabled parking spaces are also available around the outside of the Convention Centre.


Food & Beverage

The Cairns Convention Centre provides a range of food and beverage options throughout the centre, from snacks to hot food and coffee and soft drink to licensed bars.


Corporate hospitality

Corporate box holders may update their drinks order prior to every game. Orders are required by 5.00pm two business days before home games.

It is also recommended that pre-orders are placed for food to access the full Convention Centre menu. Fewer menu options are available if ordering on game night.

Corporate Box Drinks Orders | Corporate Box Food Orders


Conditions of Entry

All attendees at CQUniversity Cairns Taipans home fixtures are subject to the Cairns Convention Centre conditions of entry.