A three day festival celebrating music & the arts in the Far North Queensland rainforest.

The Festival 2015  

Wallaby Creek Festival is a multi-cultural, family-friendly and community orientated event, with a relaxed, nurturing, intimate atmosphere.
Free camping amongst the lush grounds at Home Rule Rainforest Lodge is available to all ticket holders.

Workshops, performers, activities and childrens festival activities are plentiful and inlcude craft, sculpture, face painting, movies, the Children’s Parade and much more!!

The festival provides an ideal September holiday destination for families.

Food & market stalls are presented throughout the festival to tempt your viewing, tasting and shopping pleasures and an extensive music program is offered across 2 main stages and the Brackets & Jams stage.

2015 will include some of Australia’s well loved festival bands as well as showcasing artists from surrounding towns and indigenous communities. Check the 2014 performers.

The festival grounds come alive with street theatre and dynamic activities, workshops and exhibits and walks to the spectacular Home Rule Falls and unique tropical rainforest displays are offered throughout the weekend.

Wallaby Creek Festival is created each year by a small team of dedicated volunteer workers from the Cape York Folk Club who put an enormous effort and work tirelessly to make it all happen with the generous help of others.

We need others to step up and become a part of this wonderful community driven event, especially locals.


Understudies for all positions are needed

Stage, MCs and runners, Program production

MEDIA (Commerce):
Director, Performer Gate Coordinator

Construction, Shade Sails, Signage, Parking Attendants, Volunteer Management

HOSPITALITY:  Pre-festival Kitchen, Pizza Oven, Poets Breakfast Cooking, Pack-down Kitchen, Green Room Coordinator.

Also looking for Understudy for all coordinator positions and
Bands Coordinator 2016 (understudy 2015 –  start January 2016).


Contact  info@wallabycreekfestival.org.au

07.40603102  or 40696878


Wallaby Creek Festival and Cape York Folk Club Inc  Wallaby Creek Festival is presented by Cape York Folk Club Inc.

Wallaby Creek Festival gratefully acknowledges the financial assistance from the Queensland Government through:

RADF (Regional Arts Development Fund)  Arts Queensland www.arts.qld.gov.au and from Cook Shire Council. www.cook.qld.gov.au.

The Regional Arts Development Fund is a Queensland Government and COOK SHIRE COUNCIL partnership to support local arts and culture





Cairns-Cooktown-Express (Cairns Bus Charters) (07) 4059 1423 brought our musos this year



Charles Wynyard Bell R.I.P. Always remembered. ... See MoreSee Less

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Michael S PallisterWhat's the go with Charlie ?7 days ago

Lesley McIntyreDeet he passed away early Monday morning.7 days ago

Michael S PallisterWow , sad news he was a character that's for sure R.i.P Charlie7 days ago

Lesley McIntyreHe sure was another character Moses was asking about you the other day...Such a small world..A few of us will go up to see him off even tho I rarely drink beer I will have one for him....Oh the memories.7 days ago

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Dee Jason Dean I have a form here for you to fb or email to our stallies if you have time, it is for stall holders to be part of a Port Douglas festival. Hope all is well in your world xox ... See MoreSee Less

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Window on the Wallaby was awesome last night, a huge thank you to the Kroovs and our own Barefoot Belles! ... See MoreSee Less

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Barefoot BellesHot & sweaty, just the way we like it!1   ·  3 weeks ago

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