This is a tropical paradise. The world will seem far away, the time zone will keep the barge of emails at bay with you and the attendees focus on the moment.
You are creating experiences for busy people, Cairns will help you do that. A small city with a vibrant downtown, it was built for tourism!
This is a jump off point to the Great Barrier Reef, a destination in of itself. If that is not enough attendees can explore the tropical rain forest behind the city. A place of hidden treasures from medicines to a wide range of biodiversity.
Whether you need hotel space or a convention center for 5,000, it can all happen in Cairns. The centre has an auditorium for 5,000, or 2,330 seat theater and over 25 breakout rooms. it will be undergoing a major renovation next year, upgrading all the facilities.
The city has over 7,000 rooms in in the center, within walking distance of the convention center.