Whether you’re a local or a visitor to far North Queensland, the Cairns Courthouse Hotel encompasses a stylish modern venue with historical beauty that’s set in paradise.
The Bistro is open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner. There is a selection of versatile function areas for you to choose from should you be planning an event.
Enjoy all your sporting action here at the home of sports in Cairns! The Cairns Courthouse Hotel features the largest outdoor screen in the CBD. You can catch a live game under the stars or choose a more intimate setting from one of our many screens, located throughout our Main Bar, Courtyard and Chamber Room areas.
Enjoy live music every Saturday and get involved in our Sunday sessions with DJ’s and live bands. Cairns Courthouse Hotel… you be the judge.

Main Bar – The Main Bar is the perfect stop for all occasions. Whether you’re enjoying a quiet cold one and having a meal, catching up with friends, watching the game on one of our plasma screens or looking for a big night out. Our modern style bar is the venue hub, linking our stylish entertaining areas together; The Beer Garden, Courtyard, Bistro, Side Deck and Chamber Rooms.


The  Bistro is open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner and serves a wide selection of Queensland specialties as well as pub favourites. Cairns Courthouse Hotel was voted best meal and venue of the year by Cairns Beer & Beef Club so you know your meal here will be carefully prepared and delicious!



The Cairns Courthouse Hotel is the sports hub for live sport in Cairns;  we’re addicted to everything from Australian Rugby League, English Premiership League, NFL, and the list goes on.

There are multiple 50″ screen TVs throughout the venue and a 70″ screen located in the Main Bar for your daily sporting fix.  After the sun goes down things really heat up in the beer garden with a giant projector screen televising all the major sporting events.