“Finally a trustworthy Auto mechanic in Cairns! Wouldn’t take our cars anywhere else!”

Sarah L

A family operated local business since 1980

Founded by Chris Laas in 1980 & named Chris Laas Service Centre, Chris worked hard to create a reputable local business that catered for family and business alike. Family friends Mick & Karina Denman took on the business in 2008 with an extensive management and mechanical history with large brands such as Ultra Tune, Mick took on the business and rebranded it to Cairns Autotune. The business has evolved to suit the modern market – growing from strength to strength. Cairns Autotune has become a name instilled with trust and reliability.

Convenient Location

Being situated in Palm Avenue for 33 years, just 2 blocks away from Cairns Central and in the heart of the Cairns City- Cairns Autotune has well known for its convenience. Drop off on the way to work and pick up on your way home it’s just that easy! Or why not wander down to Cairns Central for a coffee and a stroll through the shops – the choice is yours!

Strength in Customer Service & Quality Workmanship

Mick prides himself on his old fashioned best customer service, you will always feel welcome and the team are always available to lend a helpful hand. With 53 years’ of combined experience in automotive mechanics you are guaranteed quality work from a professional team.

Why not give Mick and the team a call today!


Call Mick to discuss your car today!


A family business was founded
Chris Laas opened his doors in Palm Avenue & soon became a local institution. A local business founded on hard work and reliability was a popular place for many Cairns family’s.
A new generation begins
Family friends Mick & Karina Denman take over the reins. With extensive history in management & automotive mechanics – Mick hits the ground running!
Cairns Autotune is introduced
With a modern outlook it was only fitting that Mick & Karina rebrand for the future. Cairns Autotune is created &are ready to take on the Cairns automotive repair industry!