PosterA4_2015Wallaby Creek Festival is a 3 day celebration of music and the arts, surrounded by the beautiful tropical rainforest of far north Queensland.

The festival is held September of each year at Home Rule Rainforest Lodge in Rossville, just south of Cooktown.

With 3 magical days of musicians, artists and workshops entwined with an amazing and diverse collection of market stalls and crafters, healing spaces, dedicated childrens festival and activities, crafts, street artists and entertainers, Wallaby Creek Festival is a wonderful family-focused event.


Full use of Home Rule Lodge, its surrounds and camping is available for all ticket holders and makes a truly fantastic retreat for the September holidays for family and friends.

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 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 and from Cook Shire Council.
The Regional Arts Development Fund is a Queensland Government and COOK SHIRE COUNCIL partnership to support local arts and culture


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Looking forward to Wallaby Creek and also looking forward to playing in Cooktown this Friday night at The Sovereign. Come down for some tropical hip hop and a few beers! Kicks off at 8pm ... See MoreSee Less

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Wallaby Creek Festival Working bee weekend at Home Rule, Rossville this weekend 1-2 August (and 15-16 August), camping and basic meals provided - creative and fun, come and join us! ... See MoreSee Less

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Chris MuggletonCount me in for the 15 and 16 August.2 hours ago

Freia LeeSooo wish i could..maybe next yr ill b freeee54 minutes ago

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Stall Holders we are closer to letting you all know. Please be pacient with your results. I understand we all have to prepare & get stock ready to make it colorfull for the wonderful festival people. Not long now, all will know as stated on application the lastest mid August. ... See MoreSee Less

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Download your ticket/receipt and bring it with you. There is NO mobile reception or internet at festival site! ID required!
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Desperately seeking these types of squeeze bottles for our kid’s crafts. Drop off all useful crafty bits to the Cooktown Library or CDCC. Thank-you :) ... See MoreSee Less

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