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This project was made possible by the Australian Government’s Regional Arts Fund, provided through Regional Arts Australia, administered in Queensland by Flying Arts Alliance.


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Wallaby Creek Festival

a wonderful family-focused event

Wallaby Creek Festival is a 3 day celebration of music and the arts, nestled in the confluence of the Annan River and Wallaby Creek, 720 Shiptons Flat Road, Helenvale/Rossville surrounded by the beautiful wet tropics rainforest of the far north. The festival has been held in the middle week of the September school holidays each year at Rossville, just south of Cooktown.

2023 is our 21st birthday.

The three day program offers LIVE original music on two main stages, a third stage and jam/chalkboard stage, with something for everyone.

Poets Breakfasts and a packed workshops schedule, Circus, Dance, Roving street theatre, a complete Children’s Festival, delicious food stalls, healing spaces & market stalls and croc free swimming in the Wallaby Creek and the Annan River, complement the entertainment. Camping is included in the three day festival with bush showers and composting toilets.

Other Events

throughout the year

Permaculture & Sustainability

2023 to be announced

Mini Expo.

What a great weekend for the Permaculture & Sustainability Mini Expo – thank you to all who came and shared this experience with us, and a special thank you to those who donated their support for our fundraising efforts, you are legend!!

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Wallaby Creek Bridge
720 Shiptons Flat Rd Rossville
Far North Queensland