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Cairns Youth & Careers Expo 2019


The Youth & Careers Expo for 2019 will take place on Tuesday 28th May 2019.  Book now!

This high profile event will be held at the Fred Moule Pavilion at the Cairns Showgrounds on Tuesday 28th May 2019.

Thanks to the generous support of so many sponsors throughout the region, we are able to stage this excellent  event.

The Expo brings together a vast range of education and career providers to inspire students and help them with their decision-making.  Vocational providers, apprenticeship and traineeship providers along with Tertiary/University institutions that will be there to answer all your questions.

This Expo is the only event of its kind for secondary school students in the region – and it is also open to the general public, parents, job seekers and those looking for a career change.

If you would like to book for the 2019 Careers and Employment Expo, contact us now!

Emailadmin@bla.org.au or phone 4232 2310



We are in the process of designing a Youth and Careers Expo App this year, for our Exhibitors, Teachers and Students.


  • Enter their company contact details
  • Will be sent notifications as each school arrives at the event and how many students are arriving
  • Students can add you to their favorites
  • Survey on completion of the event
  • View menus for the food vans


  • Photo/Bitmoji Profile Picture
  • Find exhibitors location on a floor plan
  • Access your company contact information
  • Direct access to your websites and email address
  • Add exhibitors to their favorites
  • Add notes on each exhibitor
  • Survey on completion of the event
  • Complete a Careers Worksheet
  • View menus for the food vans


  • Students will vote on the best Interactive Small, Large and Mega Exhibitor sites
  • Students can win prizes via BLA Competitions

2019 Floor Plan

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Exhibitor Application

Download Application Form (PDF)