Cape York Folk Club Inc need your help to secure our dream site, Wallaby Creek.  We are a Not for Profit community group that need your help.

Your generous contribution will help support the future of one of Cape York’s most loved family-friendly events, Wallaby Creek Festival. This is your chance to be a part of that future, and also many other events – environmental, permaculture & community gardens, craft and arts workshops, the vision is clear. 

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.

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.

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Wallaby Creek Bridge
720 Shiptons Flat Rd Rossville
Far North Queensland