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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this guy kills it , Techno Live!!!

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this guy kills it , Techno Live!!!

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Jennifer MidgleySure, find him for us :)1   ·  1 day ago

Victoria Gab SalesI VOTE YEEES 200% :D !!16 hours ago

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Never mind the fireworks it's 4th July WE'RE going to put a rocket up ya!

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19 days to get your application in for stalls, We need healers - Massage, Reflexogy. Is their any carvey stall out their for the meat eaters, we always have heaps of veggo on offer. ... See MoreSee Less

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Freia LeeLindy Cyran you maybe interested in this5 days ago

Leanne MarkertSouthern Cross Mobile Food has application in o can do Roast Rolls, Meatball rolls Pasta, and meat kebabs in addition to the meals on the application, happy to do heaps of other options Leanne 0438556255 days ago

Leanne MarkertPh should have been 0438556215 Southern Cross Mobile Food5 days ago

Dee Jason DeanLeanne Markert with all applications always give all the information.5 days ago

Leanne MarkertHi Dee, sorry, I included what I thought you were looking for I do such a big range of food I didn't want to put too many things, would you like me to do an amended application?5 days ago

Dee Jason DeanNo thats fine thanks Leanne Markert I will add thus to your application5 days ago

Tom KellyAre artist applications closed?5 days ago

Dee Jason DeanTom I think they are. Sandra Lloyd5 days ago

Sandra LloydOfficially closed 31 march every year Tom Kelly - who is the band?5 days ago

Tom KellyAhh yes, thanks Sandra Lloyd, I have a number of projects that are doing pretty well at the moment, we just played a number of shows in kuranda roots and bushweek with Skankstarz, 4'20 sound, the sea gypsies, Katia Demeester and essie Thomas. Jesse MorrisJesse band is still going strong as well. It would be lovely to come back to home rule again. Much love :-)1   ·  5 days ago

Tom KellyWe can also put together a pretty epic fire show :-)2   ·  5 days ago

Freia LeeI saw u guys at roots. A very tallented lot. Thanks for the music. Hope they find a spot for u at wallaby.3 days ago

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Recycle for the festival!
Hi everyone, Ado and I are looking in particular for old CDs that you don't mind giving away, plastic cups (a lot!!), and old fishing nets. If you have also any big white sheet (big like...very big), or sail, we'd take it!
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