Expect a barrel of laughs when Xavier Michelides takes the Cairns Dinner Theatre stage on Saturday, October 21, from 710pm. Dinner available from 7pm, show starts at 8pm. Cairns Dinner Theatre. To book visit: www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=314629 Cairns Chamber of Commerce and James Cook University host a luncheon at Reef Hotel Casino on Tuesday, October 24, from 11.30am-2pm, about how to plan and grow our city and communities, and secure social and economic outcomes without adversely impacting our unique biodiversity. Guest speakers include JCU vice chancellor Sandra Harding and former Australian netball captain Laura Geitz (pictured). Tickets from www.cairnschamber.com.au Shot by the world’s best adventure cinematographers and written by bestselling author Robert Macfarlane, the feature documentary
explores the troubled and triumphant history of our timeless fascination with mountains. Wednesday, October 25, 7.30pm, Tanks Arts Centre. Tickets from www.ticketlink.com.au Wendy’s paintings reflect her love of colours. Her paintings are usually of water and bushland scenes, using acrylic on canvas.