Cairns Masonic Centre, 8 Minnie Street, Cairns,

Cairns Masonic Centre, 8 Minnie Street, Cairns,

Freemasonry in Cairns

Freemasonry in Cairns and district is administered through the District Grand Lodge of Carpentaria, holden under the United Grand Lodge of Queensland.

There are some 27 Freemason's Lodges in the district along with other associated orders such as the Order of the Eastern Star which is open to women.


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Famous Australian Freemasons

The following are some of the more famous Australian Freemasons. Find out more about Freemasonry and how to join.

  • Sir Edmund Barton, 1st Australian Prime Minister
  • Sir Donald Bradman, Australian Cricketing Legend
  • Sir Robert Menzies, 12th Prime MInister of Australia
  • Henry Lawson, Australian Poet
  • Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith, Australian Aviator

There are many more fine examples of Freemasons on the Wikipedia website