Shopping

Charming attractions for every traveller

Pier Shopping Complex

Encompassing multiple precincts, with a host of dining options, shopping outlets, specialty stores, offices, a gym, health spa and hotel, this is an urban lifestyle centre like no other.  Reborn and re-branded, The Pier at the Marina boasts premier waterfront location, marina access, underground parking, not to mention stunning views.

Cairns Central

The Cairns Central shopping centre is the largest and most popular shopping destination in Cairns. Home to more than 180 stores, Cairns Central is the largest mall in the whole North Queensland area. The place also has several boutique shops where visitors are sure to pick up some interesting merchandise.

Night Markets

Located at the Esplanade and full of treasures, the Night Markets come alive each evening as crowds of people stream into this area. The markets are famous for the sale of art items, crafts and Australian souvenirs of all kinds. Visitors can also sample delicious cuisine at the food outlets.

Esplanade Markets

The Esplanade Markets, which are open on Saturdays, are ideal for those looking to purchase lovely trinkets and delicate jewellery.

Tanks Market Day

Popular markets in the city include the Tanks Market Day which is held at the Tanks Art Centre situated on Edge Hill. Held on every last Sunday of specific months, this market showcases a different theme every time.

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