CADCAI (Cairns & District Chinese Association Inc) is an active  community-based arts and heritage organisation dedicated to promoting Chinese culture in Cairns and North Queensland.  Established in 1978, CADCAI has operated as an incorporated not-for-profit organisation since 1986,  and is overseen by a management committee.

Our mission is to share and celebrate and protect the region’s Chinese culture and heritage, enriching the cultural, social and economic diversity of our local community.