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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Jason John Contos and Dawn Tranter like this

Rumadt A-d40kms south of Cooktown. Turn off the highway at the Rossville turnoff, easily noted by reference to The Lions Den Hotel. It's about another 20kms from the hwy turnoff.2 days ago

Martin PattieLook for the turn off in Rossville to Home Rule Lodge and follow your nose.1   ·  2 days ago

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Wallaby Creek Festival Working bee weekend at Home Rule, Rossville this weekend 29-30 August, camping and basic meals provided - creative and fun, come and join us! WE NEED YOU!!! ... See MoreSee Less

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Antoinette WadgeSarah English, this should be us!!!1   ·  2 days ago

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Hi beautifull people ,
Gypsy Feast food stall looking for helper for serving and prep during the festival.
We are offering ticket and food in exchange of 6h work (one shift).
Please let me know if you are interested ASAP
with love Nora
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Zën FlowI'd love to do it. I've heaps of experience :)3 days ago

Wendy BowlerI've sent you a message if this guy ^ hasn't already snapped up the opportunity! :)2 days ago

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Josh StockmanTaxi would be cheapest way4 days ago

Raphael SberkI think Gail is talking about transport up to wallaby Creek. Doubt that taxi would be cheapest 😂😉4   ·  4 days ago

Raphael SberkProbably best of looking for someone else traveling up there who might have a spare seat (on this group for example)....2   ·  4 days ago

Gail GordonYes, sorry for not making it clear. Just looking for information or if I can organise a lift with someone from Cairns to wallaby Creek!1   ·  4 days ago

Bec AlferezLook up travel beats they do bus and camping packages ... Great to deal with2   ·  4 days ago

Ben DanielSky Riki Rixon1   ·  4 days ago

Sky Riki RixonThanks Bec & Ben! Hi Gail Travel Beats are indeed doing transfers and camping packages to Wallaby this year!! The info should be going up on the Wallaby website soon however there is info on under Festival & Gig tours, then Wallaby Creek. If you have any questions just give me a call on 0406534996 and we can work what ever you need out! Thanks Gail!! Look forward to hearing from you ☺✌1   ·  4 days ago

Sky Riki RixonJust FYI for everyone else too, Travel Beats Transfers are $125 per person return. That's pick up from accomm or public location, straight to festival site and return. Info to go up on the "Getting there" section of Wallaby Creek site soon! ☺💜✌👌1   ·  4 days ago

Belinda CawseDon't take a taxi2   ·  3 days ago

Sandra LloydThere is also a normal bus run 7:30am from Cairns Bus at the Railway Cairns Central. Cairns-Cooktown Express.1   ·  3 days ago

Sandra Lloydand Hinterland Air do flights from Cairns - Cooktown1   ·  3 days ago

Sandra LloydCheck out the getting there page on the Wallaby website.1   ·  3 days ago

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