Social nights

Compete Party on the Reef

No Masters Games would be complete without a fantastic social program. 2019's entertainment will again include a fantastic line-up of Australian bands, themed party nights, prizes and special guests, all in the heart of Cairns CBD.

For all of your costume needs make sure you visit local Cairns costume shop Singapore Charlie.
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All Great Barrier Reef Masters Games athletes receive a pass into the Social Hub at The Jack as part of their registration fee. Family and friends can also purchase Social Hub passes to be a part of the action, for $50 by the Register link.

Mantra Muster and March In + Tropical Thursday welcome party - Thursday 23 May 2019

Sports participants, ambassadors and non-playing officials are all welcome to the Great Barrier Reef Master Games Opening Ceremony! Muster at the Mantra on the Esplanade wearing your team colours and a bit of tropical flair, then march in to the Social Hub at The Jack where we will get the party started after the reading of the athlete's ode with live band Dirty Sanchez and DJ Skippy! Please note the march-in and all social events are for 18+ years only.


Friday night Fun - Friday 24 May 2019

Friday's party will be headlined by live band Grand Theft Audio and DJ Syntax to have you dancing the night away. To keep in line with the band's name, the theme for tonight will be Cops and Robbers - prizes for best dressed!


80'S ROCK Closing party - Saturday 25 May 2019

We Need You Tonight to be at The Jack for the biggest party of the Games with our headline act THE AUSTRALIAN INXS SHOW!!! They will bring out the Devil Inside, rocking the Games to a close as we celebrate friendships old and new, success and fun, all in paradise! The Australian INXS Show will be joined by the Bon Jovi It's My Life tribute band and DJ Chooky to really make a night of it. So get your best 80's rock outfit packed, with your acid wash jeans, mullets, perms and pleather as we Kick off the final night on the Great Barrier Reef.


There will be prizes to be won for best dressed and other competitions thanks to the following sponsors: