Kids Festival

2015 Kids Festival


The Children’s Festival 2016

The Wallaby Creek Festival is a family-oriented festival set in the lush rainforest of Home Rule at Rossville. Three days of fun-filled activities, music and the arts in the most awesome venue in the middle week of the school holidays.

If you are going to the Wallaby Creek Festival with your children in tow, you will be offered the most wonderful opportunity to enjoy a slow pace and spend time connecting with those you love. You will be able to spend time doing fun and exciting activities together, and know that your children can enjoy a safe and innovative environment where they will have a really great time. The Children’s Festival is a safe play space that is child-friendly and stocked with lots of goings-on to spark your child’s imagination and creativity. Each day of the festival the children can spend time in an inventive social context, exploring an incredible array of kids’ activities.

With so many things to do in one location, you can choose your own adventure and enjoy the Festival at your own pace. The festival is perfect for children of all ages and offers the best family holiday activity during the September school break.

We can’t wait to welcome your family to the Wallaby Creek Children’s Festival this year.

Danny Simony offers comedy, mime, magic and puppetry in a fun interactive show that explores laughter and clowns. French born, Cairns based comedian-Magician Danny is back again delivering his Comedy, Mime, Magic and Puppetry Show! Come join Danny for some laughs and some clowning around fun!


Star Trackers Childrens Concert – The Littlest Fox
Join the Littlest Fox as they sing about values with kind Kookaburra, biodiverse Bandicoot and cooperative Crow.

Yoga for Kids and Families – Tanya Veld
This year at the Kids Festival we will have a family yoga session where kids and parents alike can wake up and come down to the Kids Festival to enjoy the benefits of yoga all together.

World Storywaters – Michael Quinn has worked for nearly thirty years to help save an endangered Aboriginal language of northern Queensland. This has given him a love for the storytelling traditions of the world’s indigenous peoples. He has been a storyteller for many years and has performed at festivals in Australia and in the U.K. We are delighted to have Michael telling his stories for families as part of the Kids Festival.

Hip Hop Cypher – Celestial Serpent
Bringing back the Original hip-hop culture with his musical friends this year is Wallaby newcomers Celestial Serpent. These unique workshops combine elements of hip hop freestyle, percussive rap, Memory and word association, body percussion, Beat boxing, Break dancing, and harmonics They are help people of all ages to get in touch with their musical and expressive side.​ These Hip hop Cypher workshops as part of the kids festival this year are light and playful, introducing people to the art of freestyle jamming, Cypher, song writing, performing, hip hop culture and utilizing the bodies instrumental capability’s.

Frisbee Fanatics!   Youth Freestyle Frisbee
Jeff Cotter is founding member of Cairns Ultimate and will be bringing to Wallaby Creek Kids Festival youth and adult Frisbee workshops! Learn basic freestyle tricks and throwing methods while playing some ultimately fun games!!

Drumming & song for kids (at Market Place)  by Yeshe

Festival Zine with Zac Barclay
Make your own record of WCF 2016. keep it! give it to your friends! share it!