Queensland Festivals 2018, 2019

Redcliffe KiteFest 2018

Redcliffe KiteFest

August 25, 2018

Clontarf, Queensland

Redcliffe KiteFest 2018

Redcliffe KiteFest

August, 2018

Pelican Park, Clontarf, Redcliffe, Queensland

Maggies' Festival of Performing Arts 2018

Maggies' Festival of Performing Arts

August, 2018

Boundary Street, Townsville, Queensland

Brisbane Marathon Festival 2018

Brisbane Marathon Festival

August, 2018

Brisbane Marathon Festival, Brisbane, Queensland

Mackay Airport Beach Horse Racing Festival 2018

Mackay Airport Beach Horse Racing Festival

August, 2018

McGuires Hotel, Mackay, Queensland

Australian Festival of Chamber Music 2018

Australian Festival of Chamber Music

August, 2018

Townsville, Queensland, Australia, Townsville, Queensland

Australian Italian Festival 2018

Australian Italian Festival

August, 2018

Ingham, Queensland

Townsville Seafood Festival 2018

Townsville Seafood Festival

August, 2018

Flinders Square, Townsville, Queensland

PIM Music Festival 2018

PIM Music Festival

August, 2018

Country Paradise Parklands,, Gold Coast, Queensland

Isa Rodeo 2018

Isa Rodeo

August, 2018

Mount Isa, Queensland

Ocean Film Festival Australia 2018

Ocean Film Festival Australia

August, 2018

Riverway Arts Centre, Townsville, Queensland

Townsville Running Festival 2018

Townsville Running Festival

August, 2018

Townsville, Queensland

Redcliffe KiteFest 2018

Redcliffe KiteFest

August, 2018

Clontarf, Queensland

Caboolture Family Fun Day 2018

Caboolture Family Fun Day

August, 2018

Centenary Lakes, Caboolture, Caboolture, Queensland

Cherry Blossom Festival 2018

Cherry Blossom Festival

September, 2018

Saké Restaurant & Bar, Brisbane, Queensland

Laidley Spring Festival 2018

Laidley Spring Festival

September, 2018

Laidley, Brisbane, Queensland

Redcliffe Festival 2018

Redcliffe Festival

September, 2018

Redcliffe Parade, Brisbane, Queensland

Bigsound 2018

Bigsound

September, 2018

Bigsound, Fortitude Valley, Queensland

Brisbane Writers Festival 2018

Brisbane Writers Festival

September, 2018

Brisbane, Queensland

Brisbane Festival 2018

Brisbane Festival

September, 2018

Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland

Noosa Jazz Festival 2018

Noosa Jazz Festival

September, 2018

Noosa, Queensland

Reggae Town Festival 2018

Reggae Town Festival

September, 2018

Cairns, Queensland

SWELL Sculpture Festival 2018

SWELL Sculpture Festival

September, 2018

Currumbin, Queensland

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers 2018

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

September, 2018

Toowoomba, Queensland

What's Cooking in the Gardens? 2018

What's Cooking in the Gardens?

September, 2018

Redcliffe Botanic Gardens, 4509, Queensland

About Festivals in Queensland

What a better place to escape the frigid weather this winter than the “Land Down Under?” Seeing as it is in the southern hemisphere, Australia is a fantastic winter destination for those living in northern hemisphere as well as those that love adventure. Australia is a place of unique scenery, culture and food, all of which is reflected in the festivals that take place within the country. Queensland in particular is an especially interesting state in the northeast of Australia. Known for its beautiful coastline and the famous Great Barrier Reef, Queensland is also home to some of Australia’s best surfing. Tourists and locals alike enjoy the great surfing-related activities along with the other festivals in Queensland during 2015.

Australia Day Weekend – A Taste of the Outback (Jan 23)
Those interested in partaking in traditional Australian in celebration of the national holiday should look no further than the Australia Day Weekend – A Taste of the Outback. This particular festival will be taking place at the Hidden Creek Winery and Café in Ballandean. Visitors to this establishment during the Australia Day Weekend will be able to enjoy traditional Australian cuisine such as roo, croc and barra. Other dishes will also be offered that highlight a variety of local bush spices, herbs and fruits. Patrons will also be able to sample some of the vineyards wine during the weekend as well.

Australia Day at the Jordaryan Woodshed (Jan 26)
Australia Day festivities continue with the family friendly event taking place at the Jordaryan Woodshed in rural Queensland. Festival goers that make the trek to this event will not be disappointed with the traditional Australian culture that is portrayed through the many demonstrations taking place on location, including sheep shearing, bee keeping and torch-lit tours of the site. Those that choose to camp out for the weekend will enjoy traditional children’s games, catered meals and free movies in the evenings. If you’re traveling to Australia with your family, this is certainly a can’t-miss event for Australia Day Weekend.

St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival (Jan 31)
For the tenth consecutive year, St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival will be making its way to Queensland to give some of the best upcoming artists a stage to show Australians why the deserve to be known on the international stage. Taking place at the SCA in Rozelle, the stop in Queensland is one of many for the festival that will span over three countries during its tour: Australia, New Zealand and Singapore. In addition to music, St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival also gives attendees the opportunity to enjoy other creatives in the region, putting local food and art on display for all to enjoy.

Scoot Burleigh Pro Presented by Vissla (Jan 30)
Great festivals will be taking place on the Gold Coast as well in 2015. At the end of January, the competitive surfing circuit begins in Australia at the Scoot Burleigh Pro Presented by Vissla. This competition pits some of the world’s greatest surfers against local talent trying to earn their way into the elite levels of competitive surfing. There’s a good amount of prize money on the line for the top surfer as well—15,000 AUD—so spectators can be sure that participants will be giving their best effort whenever they hit the waves.