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

The festival has been held September of each year at Home Rule Rainforest Lodge in Rossville, just south of Cooktown, and is in its 15th year, 2016.

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.

the festival 2015

Wallaby Creek Festival is presented by Cape York Folk Club Inc.
Sponsors welcome!

Wallaby Creek Festival gratefully acknowledges the financial assistance from Cook Shire Council.

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2015 included some of Australia’s well loved festival bands as well as showcasing artists from surrounding towns and indigenous communities.

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

What they said 2015:  feedback



Working Bee on Sat 20th... good fun, good people and great catering by 'Trina' for the workers.. ta mate! ... See MoreSee Less

3 days ago

Bernie O'Brien Bob, Carolina Coralina and 23 others like this

Mere ScottWe had a great day - and it was great fun for the kids who helped all day with joy and enthusiasm :-). Thanks!3 days ago

Marilyn MorrisYes - plenty of kids who all understand what "community caring" is all about. You have the coolest kids Meredith and Scott.1   ·  3 days ago

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4 days ago

Holly Farnan, Siezar Dewaal and 18 others like this

Gillian MarnockDo you still need posters done in the Atherton area? I didn't hear back.4 days ago

Freia LeeSo sad im going to miss it this year but will be there next year for sure.4 days ago

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WORKING BEE today and tomorrow and MEETING 1PM - all welcome! ... See MoreSee Less

4 days ago

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Bronwyn Sieverdinganyone heading in from town.....I have some boxes of stuff for the kitchen :)4 days ago

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Dont miss Kingfisha at the Wallaby! ... See MoreSee Less

Kingfisha are excited to announce our new single, Left It is released TODAY!! New Album, Offered It Up is out on 9 September. We are also stoked to announce the Offered it Up Tour! Left It - Soundcloud New album “Offered It Up” is out September 9th. Pre-order the album now on iTunes to the new single ‘Left It’ instantly - Kingfisha Offered it Up Tour 30 Sept - The Jack , Cairns QLD 1 Oct - Wallaby Creek Festival QLD 7 Oct - Torquay Hotel, VIC 8 Oct - Northcote Social Club, Melbourne VIC 15 Oct - Newtown Social Club, NSW 21 Oct - Transit Bar - Canberra ACT 22 Oct - Dragon Dreaming Festival , ACT 23 Oct - Swagger Music Festival, VIC 5 Nov - Imperial Hotel Eumundi, Sunshine Coast QLD 11 Nov - The Spotted Cow, Toowoomba QLD 12 Nov - Miami Shark Bar, Gold Coast QLD 18 Nov - Settlers Tavern Margaret River , WA 19 Nov - Indi Bar, Scarborough, WA 20 Nov - Mojos Bar Fremantle, WA 3 Dec - The Triffid, Brisbane QLD 4 Dec - Hotel Brunswick, Brunswick Heads NSW

5 days ago

Sandra Lloyd shared Wallaby Creek Festival's to the group: Wallaby Creek Festival. ... See MoreSee Less

1 week ago

Homerule Rainforest Lodge-Camping, Mere Scott and 5 others like this

Marilyn MorrisHey Sandra Lloyd. See you there on Sat morning around 9am.. Can only stay for the Saturday, as have farm stuff to do on Sunday. See you then. Mazz2   ·  7 days ago

Mere ScottSee you tomorrow :-)5 days ago

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