Thank you for your interest in covering Cannes in Cairns 2024.


To apply for media accreditation, please read this information carefully.

Editors, Producers, and Journalists have the opportunity to attend Cannes in Cairns at no cost, with a maximum of two registrations allowed per company.

To apply for media accreditation, please follow these steps:

  • Apply for media accreditation and receive confirmation.
  • Complete the registration process.


Who is eligible for media accreditation?
Media representatives from the following categories may request accreditation:

  1. Print Media: Newspapers, Magazines, or Media Publications
  2. Broadcast News Media
  3. Community Newsletters


What does media accreditation include?
Media accreditation covers complimentary access to the conference for all 3 days including access to Welcome Party, Happy Hours, Closing Party and Reef Recovery Day

How to apply?
To obtain accreditation Editor/Producer/Journalist should complete the application form keeping the following in mind:

  • Designate one point person from your media outlet to complete the application on behalf of your organisation, listing the personnel covering the event.
  • Individual attendees should be included in a single application.
  • Note that this is a two-part process: first, you provide information about the outlet, and then about each attendee.
  • Credentials will be allocated on a case-by-case basis and are not guaranteed solely based on your request. You must provide a comprehensive coverage plan for the conference.

Please complete your Media Credential Application as soon as possible, but no later than Friday, March 1, 2024. Applications received after this date will not be considered, and walk-up requests will not be accommodated.

If you attended Cannes in Cairns 2023 and covered the conference on your outlet please submit links to the coverage in your application. Your prior work as an accredited journalist will be considered during the evaluation of your application.

After your application is complete, please allow Cannes in Cairns 10 business days to review your request. Cannes in Cairns reserves the right to approve or deny accreditation. If your accreditation has been approved, you will receive email confirmation of your accreditation which will include a link to access your complimentary registration. Fulfilment of your registration in our system is required no later than Friday May 3.