Local Toastmasters Clubs with the backing of the Cairns Regional Council, Shangri La and Splash are holding the inaugural “I love Cairns” Speech competition next Saturday 29 August. The competition will be held in the Shangri La ballroom from 10am. Prize money of $250 is available for the junior winner and there is a $500 prize for the open winner. This competition is being staged at this time to co-incide with Festival Cairns. What better time or way to celebrate the wonderland we live in. Please come along to support our Clubs and speakers. Well known author Andrew Matthews, author of Happiness in a Nutshell, Being a Happy Teen will also be in attendance and will be giving a guest speech as well as being available to sign books.