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Fetes, Fairs & Festivals Brisbane Qld

What's on and things to do in the Sunshine State.

With an average of 300 days of sunshine a year, Queensland's wonderful year-round climate ensures the state is blessed with a variety of special events each month - from Street Festivals to School Fetes, Community Fairs to Family Fun days - there's always fabulous family entertainment available for those who love the great outdoors.

The Fetes, Fairs and Festivals website is a comprehensive guide to the many community-based special events including Fetes, Fairs and Festivals in Brisbane and throughout regional Queensland.

DISCLAIMER: The Fetes Fairs and Festivals website accepts no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of any material contained herein and recommends that users exercise their own skill and care with respect to its use. Links to all special event listings are available. We recommend users confirm the details of each prior to attending.

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June 24 to 25 - Chrome and Clutter Retro Festival

Laidley, SE Qld

The Chrome and Clutter Retro Festival will consist of a show & shine in the main street of Laidley from 3pm on the Saturday followed by a band and dancing. The street will be filled with stalls from various charities, and local arts and crafts will be for sale.....read more

June 24 to 25 - Mudgeeraba Show

Mudgeeraba, Gold Coast

Annual agricultural show including rides, showbags, side show alley, woodchopping, equestrian events, night program, roving entertainment, cattle, poultry and ute competition. Two stages of entertainment. Art, craft and education pavilions and much, much more to see and do....read more

June 30 to July 2 - Snowflakes in Stanthorpe

Stanthorp South east Qld

Snowflakes in Stanthorpe - Queensland's premiere winter festival! Perfectly located in the picturesque Southern Downs, Stanthorpe is an easy drive from Toowoomba, Brisbane, coastal areas and northern New South Wales. We invite you to celebrate winter in the coolest town in the state! Snowflakes in Stanthorpe is a snow-based winter festival designed to give the visitor a snow-based experience and access to other winter themed activities over a three day period in June/July. It's going to be snow much fun!...read more

June 30 to July 2 - Redcliffe Show

Redcliffe, South-East Queensland

With a huge program of events over the three days, the Redcliffe Show is good value for money and a fun day out. There's horse judging and showjumping, and poultry displays, rides, showbags, arts and crafts, schoolwork displays, horticultural, animal nursery, feeding and shearing, fireworks and more....read more

July 1 - Aratula Winter Harvest Festival

Eat Local Week’s signature event, Winter Harvest Festival is an authentic food festival that serves up the Scenic Rim on a plate. Meet the farmers, taste the food, buy their produce. An exciting day out for the entire family featuring market stalls, tasting plates, live music, celebrity chefs, cooking demonstrations, kids’ activities and don’t forget the Kalbar & District Community Bank Tractor Pulling competition! 10am to 4pm - Aratula Community Sports Centre, Carter Rd, Aratula...read more

July 1 - Outback Fringe Festival

Brolga St, Quilpie Qld

The Outback Fringe Festival is an inspiring event showcasing some of the incredible talent that the Quilpie Shire has to offer. Local artists offer workshops and displays of their work for all to join in on. Performers and artists from further afield make the journey to hold demonstrations and workshops to introduce new skills and mediums to our town. Busking, live music, shearing, food and drink, stalls and much more await you at the Outback Fringe Festival.....read more

July 1 - Teneriffe Festival

Teneriffe, Brisbane

Every July, the Teneriffe Festival enlivens and transforms the suburb with a bold celebration of the community and everything from the past right through to the future that makes it unique. The event program is kaleidoscopic in its diversity, from historical to contemporary; from folk music through to punk rock; health and fitness through to cheese, champagne and oysters…. We strive to create a one-day event that really does have something for everyone – regardless of age or tastes. The Festival attracts 50,000 people, all keen to wander the riverside streets and hidden laneways, discovering our 25 musical performances and street acts, 40 local restaurants and food vendors, around 60 market stalls and displays, a glorious Kids World and dozens of community groups.....read more

July 2 - Bribie Paniyiri Greek Festival

Bribie Island Retreat & Recreation Centre - 2-12 Third Avenue, WOORIM Bribie Island

The most jubilant of Bribie Island events, the Bribie Paniyiri 2017 Greek Festival hosted by Bribie Island Retreat and Recreational Centre will descend on Bribie Island the first weekend of July. Put your dancing shoes on and bring the family along for a colourful and lively day out celebrating Greek culture where the bush meets the beach in the Oceanside Bribie suburb of Woorim. Opa! Features include Greek food stalls dishing up souvlakia, loukoumades, sheftalies, dolmathes, yiros, spanakopita, grilled haloumi and much more; Greek cooking demonstrations; Traditional Greek dancing groups; Greek Kafenea (coffee shops) serving Greek coffee and traditional sweets; Wine tastings; Live Greek bands; Children's rides; Children’s Fun Zone and many other attractions. 9am to 4pm....read more

July 7 to 9 - Total Brisbane French Festival

Southbank Brisbane

The Total Brisbane French festival is coming back! Come and take part of the most complete celebration of French culture, food, wine, fashion and entertainment in Australia. This year, the festival will be held over three days, allowing visitors to enjoy even more crepes, champagne and can-can dancing at South Bank Parklands. The popular French market place will again tempt visitors with an impressive range of French products and services including travel, language, home décor, fashion, property, food and culture. Exciting News , The Total Brisbane French Festival will, for the first time this year, have a Masterclass Pavilion with cooking demonstrations, cooking classes and will host several famous chefs! After an impressive success last year, The Wine and Liquor Pavilion showcasing the different wine regions of France as well as other famous French drinks will come back this year. It is a great opportunity to discover the wine geography of France and its diversity of products imported here in Australia....read more

July 7 to 9 - Queensland Garden Expo

Nambour Showgrounds Coronation Avenue, Nambour Sunshine Coast

Queensland Garden Expo is a ‘must see’ for green thumbs and novice gardeners alike. This three day expo is Queensland’s premier gardening event attracting 35,000 + visitors from all over Australia and New Zealand. Some of Australia’s leading Gardening experts take part in three days of lectures, demonstrations and workshops. See plants, plants and more plants with over 55 nurseries represented and over 360 exhibitors. There is a full program of free lectures and demonstrations on eight "live" stages every day covering a vast array of gardening topics. Head to the ‘Gardeners and Gourmets’ stage for some great tips on growing your own produce and turning it into delicious gourmet meals. The ‘Giant Kitchen Garden’ features a totally organic food court with a fully planted sustainable garden constructed onsite. Get free help with gardening problems and plant identification from the onsite Plant Clinic and be inspired by the fantastic arrangements in the Floral Design Competition. Come spend the weekend visiting the Queensland Garden Expo and exploring our naturally refreshing Sunshine Coast region – return home relaxed and inspired! Gates open at 8.00am daily....read more

July 7 to 16 - Bundy Winterfeast Festival

Bundaberg Qld

Winterfeast is back for another year of tantalising treats, enticing events and farm-fresh produce. We are set to spoil food lovers with an abundance of premium quality produce, first-class dining experiences and family-friendly events. This is a chance for locals to show off the Bundaberg region’s ever-growing culinary tourism attractions, and for visitors to experience all that the region has-to offer through immersive, exclusive and stimulating culinary events. This year our events are bigger, better and tastier than ever with a variety of authentic farm-gate to plate events run by passionate locals guaranteed to build up your appetite! We cannot wait to see you there!....read more

July 8 to 9 - Brisbane BBQ Festival

Brisbane Showgrounds Bowen Hills

The Brisbane BBQ Festival will include live demonstrations, a meat and BBQ expo, lots of market stalls and workshops. You'll be able to buy meat seasoning, pickles, chilli, honey, smokers, rubs, jerky, bourbon and kitchen tools. Special guest BBQ enthusiasts will share their secrets and techniques to cooking a great meal on the grill. There's Live music, food stalls and trucks selling all your favourite food, pop-up kitchens are servicing everything from Baby-Back Ribs and 12-hour Wood-Smoked Pulled Pork to Texas-Style Brisket. Enjoy popular craft beer and watch over forty teams compete for the Brisbane BBQ Championship title. 10am to 6pm...read more

July 8 to 9 - Abbey Medieval Festival

The Abbey Museum Grounds - "Abbeystowe" 1-63 The Abbey Pl, Caboolture North Brisbane

The Abbey Medieval Festival will transport you to a place where history and fantasy merge into a breath taking world. The festival is the Abbey Museum’s premier event, held in South East Queensland’s Moreton Bay and transforms our region into a medieval wonderland every July. Come for the exquisite detail of our authentic re-enactment camps and cheer the jousting and falconry. Partake of the sizzling meats and fine mead, and leave with the taste of history on your lips and your appetite for an authentic historical and personal experience satisfied. The attractions at the Abbey Medieval Festival beguile young and old, and won’t cost a king’s ransom.....read more

July 9 - RACQ Motorfest

230 Lancaster Rd, Ascot

The fun, atmosphere and excitement of RACQ MotorFest will return to Eagle Farm Racecourse, Ascot on Sunday, 9 July 2017. And, as always, the event promises to have something for everyone. Last year, over 20,000 people – car buffs and families – turned out to see the 750 prestige, vintage, unique and collector vehicles that were showcased in a colourful carnival environment. This year, all the family favourites will return, including roving entertainment, fresh produce and craft markets, kids’ rides and food stalls. It’s undoubtedly Brisbane’s most inexpensive day out, with funds raised supporting RACQ’s rescue helicopters. 10am to 3pm....read more

July 14 to 16 - Rockhampton River Festival

Rockhampton Central Qld

The Rockhampton River Festival is a celebration of place that will delight, inspire, entertain and challenge. The festival will focus on everything that the Fitzroy River brings to our city, and the role the river has played building the heritage that makes Rockhampton so unique.The festival will inhibit a strong sense of pride to be living within the region, with many bespoke artists, activities and events on offer. Live music, fireworks, entertainment, family activities, ticketed events, pop-up food stalls and markets.Join us as we embark on this festive journey together to celebrate our vibrant community we live in – it’s happening here. Rockhampton, Central Queensland...read more

July 14 to 16 - Boulia Camel Races

Boulia Qld

It’s an outback adventure, in the land of the legendary Min Min Light, sharing extraordinary events with a bunch of new friends. Beyond the camel races you’ll find live entertainment, Yabby Races, the hilarious Camel Tagging Competition, markets, food, fireworks and children’s entertainment. ...read more

July 15 - International Tartan Day

King George Square - Ann Street, Brisbane City Qld

A free day of Scottish Entertainment presenting: - "Scotch on the Rocks", Kathleen Moore, Various Australian Pipe Bands, Highland Dancing, Celtic Choir, Small Pipes, Fiddle Orchestra, Scottie Dog Mascots, Family History & Genealogy, Scottish Clan information and lots of Stalls selling Scottish wares & gifts as well as Pipe band equipment, food and drinks and much more! 9am to 4pm.....read more

July 15 - Mueller College Fete

5 Morris Road, Rothwell Brisbane

This years Mueller College Fete is set to be a great day out and is open to the entire family with FREE Admission! Highlights of this fantastic event include Animal farm, Pony Rides, Geckoes Wild Life displays, Facepainting, Showbags, Carnival Ride, Live entertainment on the mainstage, Mueller’s Got Talent Finalists, Peebo and Dagwood, Live Auction and Smashing Bumpkins. We also have ARD FMX team performing, Hudsons Cafe, Food Trucks, Food stalls, Ice Tea, Milkshakes, Soft Serve Ice Cream Truck, Donuts, Fairy Floss and Fireworks display...read more

July 15 - Colombian Street Festival

Fortitude Valley Brisbane

Now in it’s third year, the Colombian Street Festival has grown to become one of Brisbane’s signature events, celebrating all things Colombian. Honouring the Colombian Independence day, this wildly colourful and energetic street party will tantalise your senses and bring you the tastes and rhythms of Colombia, right to the heart of Fortitude Valley, Brisbane. The festival will kick off from 11.30am, with a fully packed program all throughout the day, and continue on until 5am with the official after-party taking place at GPO from 10pm. Festival goers will be able to enjoy a huge range of Colombian and South American food vendors offering the famous Colombian barbecue (asado), empanadas, traditional arepas, paella, cakes, sweets and lots more. There will also be plenty of exotic Colombian beverages to quench thirsts, including Aquila beer, Aguardiente, hot chocolate with cheese and a range of Colombian soft drinks. LIVE music will be pumping all afternoon and into the evening, with an exciting line-up of local Colombian bands, DJs, and artists performing on the main stage. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of Brisbane’s one and only Colombian Street Festival. Gather your friends and family and get ready to celebrate, party and enjoy life the way the Colombians do!...read more

July 15 - St Luke's Capalaba Festival

Please join us for a wonderful family day out at the St Luke's Primary School Festival! We will have lots of amusement rides and activities for all ages, side show alley, show bags, face painting, food stalls, market stalls, silent & live auctions, raffles, bar PLUS lots more! 10am to 3pm - Degen Rd, Capalaba...read more

July 15 to 16 - Regional Flavours

South Bank Parklands Brisbane

Experience the Sunshine State on a plate at Regional Flavours, Brisbane’s premier free food and wine festival. Held in the picturesque South Bank Parklands, Regional Flavours features free entertainment from celebrity chefs and industry experts, delicious food, beer and wine, live music, kid’s activities and more.It’s also home to the renowned Regional Flavours Marketplace, an offering of more than 80 stalls touting gourmet fare from across Queensland – think juicy tomatoes and zesty herbs direct from the farm; freshly pressed olive and avocado oils; handmade chocolate and pasta; jams and chutneys abundant with Queensland-grown berries and fruits; and so much more....read more

July 15 to 16 - Samford Show

Samford Showgrounds, Showgrounds Drive, Highvale Brisbane

The Samford Show is a full-on weekend with plenty to see and do, including gum boot throwing, woodchop, sheep shearing, helicopter flights, the Great Samford dog jump, live bands, fireworks, rides, dedicated Kids Zone and more. Gates open 8am daily...read more

July 15 to 16 - Regional Flavours

South Bank Parklands Brisbane

Experience the Sunshine State on a plate at Regional Flavours, Brisbane’s premier free food and wine festival. Held in the picturesque South Bank Parklands, Regional Flavours features free entertainment from celebrity chefs and industry experts, delicious food, beer and wine, live music, kid’s activities and more.It’s also home to the renowned Regional Flavours Marketplace, an offering of more than 80 stalls touting gourmet fare from across Queensland – think juicy tomatoes and zesty herbs direct from the farm; freshly pressed olive and avocado oils; handmade chocolate and pasta; jams and chutneys abundant with Queensland-grown berries and fruits; and so much more....read more

July 15 to 16 - Burrum Coalfest

William St, Howard

Coalfest is a regional celebration of the discovery of coal in the Burrum area. It is a celebration of the historical journey from the original discovery of coal to the townships that exist today. From a period based street parade, historical displays and catering, sporting events reflecting the nineteenth, twentieth and twenty-first centuries and a dance at Howard, the theme is reinforced by both locals, visitors and business operators wearing period costume. A genuine fun weekend for the family - celebrating the history of coal....read more

July 15 to 16 - Ormeau Fair

Ritchie Bros Auctioneers, 1-57 Burnside Rd, Yatala Gold Coast Hinterland

Ormeau Fair is the region's most spectacular fair, with heaps of rides, shows, on-stage entertainment, specialty cars, hot food, drinks, sweets, community displays, activities and fireworks!...read more

July 16 - Noosa Christian College Billycart Grand Prix

20 Cooroy Belli Creek Rd, Cooroy Sunshine Coast

Each year Noosa Christian College holds a Billy Cart Grand Prix. It is open to the whole community for entry into the race and free admission to the carnival. Attractions include camel rides, mechanical and inflatable rides, "Dunk a Teacher", silent auction, photo booth, displays, food court, market stalls, monster garage sale, billy cart races, classic car display, musicians, plus much more. 6am to 3pm....read more

July 16 - St Kieran's Primary School Family Fun Day

15 Greenwood Street Brighton Brisbane

The St Kieran’s school grounds will be overflowing with family-filled entertainment on Sunday, 16 July with their annual family fun day. This year’s event will have all the family favourites including rides for all ages, games, stalls, food hall, trash and treasure, an animal petting zoo and more. Other highlights of this fabulous event include sideshow alley where children can win prizes, a cent auction, Trash and Treasure, show bags and various stalls. There will also be performances from the school band and choir, student dances and performances from local organisations. The gates to St Kieran’s will open at 9am with rides commencing from 10am....read more

July 19 to 21 - Cairns Show

Cairns North Qld

The Cairns show has something for everyone including equestrian, show rides, world-class stunt driving, fashion, an animal nursery, wearable art, a lumber jack show, fireworks and competitions for cakes, scarecrows, garden produce and photography to name just a few. 9am to 9pm - Corner Severin Street & Mulgrave Road, Cairns...read more

July 20 to 30 - Jumpers & Jazz in July

Warwick SE Qld

Jumpers & Jazz in July is Queensland's quirkiest ten day art and music festival. Warwick's winter festival sees a transformation of the CBD streets into a living gallery, with more than 100 handmade “tree jumpers” that inspire and charm spectators even on the coldest of winter days. Visitors to Warwick are invited to immerse themselves in a program of exhibitions and events that range from a beaut family night around the Fire Drums of Killarney to indulging with a fine local wine to the sounds of elegant jazz at a charming country hotel....read more

July 22 - Prince of Peace Winter Fete

20 Rogers Parade West Everton Hills Brisbane

The Prince of Peace Winter Fete is a Fun Filled day, full of rides, stalls, food and entertainment. We have a range of rides plus novelty stalls and games of skill. Our Cake and Sweet stalls always promise delicious treats and you're sure to find a bargain at the second hand stalls. A Food court is open to soothe your hunger and there will be entertainment all day on the stage with our College bands and award winning choirs. The grand finale is at 6pm with a fantastic firework. 11am to 6pm - Prince of Peace Lutheran College - Everton Hills, Brisbane...read more

July 22 - Genesis Festival

12-16 Youngs Crossing Rd, Bray Park North Brisbane

Join in for a fantastic fun-filled family day out at the Genesis Christian College Festival! Highlights of our fantastic day include Carnival rides for big and small; Sideshow alley with prizes aplenty; International Food Court; Fun activities; Farm animals; All day entertainment - choirs, dancers and bands; Market stalls - Bakes and Cakes, Sweets, Books, Toys, Sports Gear and much more. 10am to 3pm...read more

July 22 - Kedron State School Carnival

Leckie Road, Kedron Brisbane

The gates of the Kedron State School will open to the community on Saturday, 22 July at 10am for the 2017 Kedron Carnival. Entry is FREE! This is going to be an fun filled day out with lots of yummy food, amusement rides, entertainment, stalls. activities, games and fun!. Come and try your luck at our cent auction, ride our mechanical bull or get your face painted! 10am to 3pm...read more

July 22 - St Joseph's Primary School Fete - Bracken Ridge

Eldorado St Bracken Ridge Brisbane

St Joseph’s Primary School at Bracken Ridge is holding their annual fete on July 22 and there’s a fantastic day in store for all. Plenty of stalls, rides, food, drinks, games, activities, performances and entertainment are planned for the whole family. 9am to 3pm...read more

July 22 to 23 - Centenary Rocks Festival

Rocks Riverside Park - Seventeen Miles Rocks, Brisbane

The Centenary Rocks Festival is the best and largest festival in Brisbane's western suburbs, complete with great live entertainment, food, fireworks and fun for the whole family....read more

July 23 - Pomona King of the Mountain Festival

Pomona, Sunshine Coast Hinterland

The King of the Mountain Festival is a free fun day out for the whole family. It attracts thousands from all over the country with school relays, family fun run, fun activities, live music, entertainment, thong throwing competition, market stalls and much more. 7am to 5pm...read more

July 23 - St James Primary Coorparoo Fete

92 Kirkland Avenue, Coorparoo Brisbane

Come and join us on Sunday, July 23 for the bi-annual Belmont State School Showtime Carnival. There is heaps of fun to had like carnival rides, games, art and craft stalls, trash and treasure stalls, plenty of food and drink stalls, great prizes to be won, auctions, plus and our ‘infamous’ Slime A Teacher! Entry is Free....we'd love to see you there. 10am to 5pm...read more

July 23 - Belmont Showtime Carnival

Old Cleveland Rd, Belmont

Come and join us on Sunday, July 23 for the bi-annual Belmont State School Showtime Carnival. There is heaps of fun to had like carnival rides, games, art and craft stalls, trash and treasure stalls, plenty of food and drink stalls, great prizes to be won, auctions, plus and our ‘infamous’ Slime A Teacher! Entry is Free....we'd love to see you there. 10am to 3pm...read more

July 23 - Coolnwynpin State School Koala Fair

The Coolnwynpin State School Biennial Koala Fair is a fantastic Family Fun Day that just keeps getting bigger. There will be loads to see and do for all ages including a variety of great prizes,activities, stalls, food, local entertainment, displays, games, rides and so much more. This is a much anticipated community event and the school’s biggest fundraiser. We are raising funds for much needed seating around our oval. 10am to 3pm - Telaska Court Capalaba...read more

July 28 to 30 - Broadbeach Country Music Festival

Broadbeach, Gold Coast

Set on the pristine beachfront of Queensland's Broadbeach, the festival will see a perfect mix of board shorts and banjos, surf boards and steel guitars as country music's finest assemble for three days and nights of incredible entertainment...read more

July 29 - St Anthony’s School Fiesta

St Anthonys Dr, Alexandra Hills Brisbane

St Anthony’s School Fiesta is an experience for the whole family. Come enjoy a day filled with lots of fun and laughter. There's plenty of Stalls featuring all the old favorites such as Trash N Treasure, Art, Books, Cakes & Sweets, and International Food. Children will love the Carnival Rides, Sideshow Games, Show Bags, Baby Farm Animals, Ice-Cream, and Fairy Floss. There's Auctions, Raffles, Displays, Bar and much more - we have something here for everyone! 10am to 3pm...read more

July 29 - Corinda State School "Festival of Nations"

Corinda State School invites you to help us celebrate the cultural diversity of our school at this year's Festival of Nations on Saturday, July 29. The day will offer exotic foods, an afternoon of entertainment through colourful cultural displays of music, dance, song and sport from our own school children and local community groups. Amusement rides, sideshow alley, traditional fete stands, market stalls and a wine bar will ensure that there is something for the whole family to enjoy. The Festival of Nations gives everyone attending a taste of the School’s strong community spirit, with sponsors, supporters, families and community groups coming together in a long afternoon of celebrations and fun.! 12noon to 6pm - Cliveden Avenue, Corinda...read more

July 29 - St David's Anglican Church Fete

62 Chelmer Street East, Chelmer Brisbane

All are welcome to the St David's Fete, Saturday 29 July. Come along and pat a crocodile, snake, frog or lizard (11am - 1pm) or enjoy the jumping castle. Activities for the whole family. Purchase jams, crafts, 2nd-hand books, coffee or yummy food. 10am to 3pm...read more

July 29 - Indooroopilly State School Indigo Fair

Cnr. Moggill Road & Russell Terrace, Indooroopilly

The Indooroopilly State School Fair will be bigger and better than ever this year, with fantastic rides, live bands, Entertainers, Stalls and Auctions....plus a fabulous selection of food served throughout the day. This is one of the most exciting family day's out of the year! 12noon to 7.30pm...read more

July 29 - Red Hill Fair

Where: Woolcock Park - Hawthorne Tce, Red Hill

Join us, Saturday 29th July 2017, for the annual Red Hill Fair. Prepare yourself for a fun filled day full of rides, great entertainment, petting zoo, trash & treasure, raffles, awesome Merlo coffee, burgers, a bar and heaps of great stalls. Plus this year there will be close to 1000 gourmet treats, cakes, slices, chutneys and jams lovingly baked by the mums, dads, grandparents and caring community of the kids at Red Hill Kindy... 9am to 3pm - Woolcock Park - Hawthorne Tce, Red Hill...read more

July 29 - Kings Carnival Day

Reedy Creek, Gold Coast

It's Carnival time at Kings Christian College on Saturday July 29, from 12pm to 5.30pm. Everyone is invited to enjoy the rides, games, market stalls and food vendors on this day, which is loads of fun for the whole family. Entry is free. Gemvale Rd, Reedy Creek...read more

July 29 - LORDS Festival of Fun

68 Mirambeena Drive, Pimpama SE Qld

The annual Lords Festival of Fun is a fabulous day out for the whole family, where we are celebrating community and creativity. There's lot's to see and do for all ages including fairground rides, market stalls, musical performances, food stalls plus much more. The Fun runs from 10 am - 2 pm. Free entry for all...read more

July 29 to 30 - Childers Festival

Childers Qld

During the Childer's festival, the town swells to nearly 40,000 people with non-stop multicultural music and entertainment, hundreds of market stalls and a smorgasbord of food. Childers, Central Coast Qld...read more

July 30 - St Rita's College Carnival and Open Day

Enderley Rd, Clayfield Brisbane

The whole family is welcome to join us for a fabulous day of fun, food and entertainment at the annual St Rita's College Carnival and Open Day. The Carnival features a wide variety of delicious International Foods including Indian, Mexican, Japanese, Italian, Greek, and the Aussie BBQ. For dessert, we have a delightful assortment of Mini Dutch Pancakes, Icecreams, Cakes and Sweets. There's Market Stalls, Activities, Entertainment, Games, College Displays, Activities and Amusements read more

July 30 - Einbunpin Festival

Einbunpin Lagoon Parklands - Sandgate Brisbane

The Einbunpin Festival, which began in 1992, is held in the Einbunpin Lagoon Parklands and showcases our local talents and the diversity within our community, with more than 140 stall sites, entertainment as well as many games and activities....read more

July 30 - St Peter Chanel Primary School Food and Fun Festival

The St Peter Chanel Primary School Food and Fun Festival Fair is a family and community fun filled day, with plenty of children's entertainment including rides, side show alley, face painting, pony rides, animal farms and more. We also have a dunk machine so you can bid on your chance to dunk a politician or school principal? Lots of the stalls we are famous for including cakes, sweets, preloved clothing and books, plants to name a few. If you want to pick up a bargain, relax with some lunch and a coffee or an antipasto platter and wine then come join us! 10am to 3pm - Chaprowe St, The Gap...read more

July 30 - St Eugene College Fair

138 Station Rd, Burpengary Brisbane

The St Eugene Feast Fair & Fete is back and bigger than ever! This year promises to be one of the most diverse and exciting fairs that's ever been seen at St Eugenes. We've got all kinds of attractions lined up from our Petting Farm & Reptile Shows to local market stalls and exhilarating rides that are suitable for the whole family, face painting, cake stalls, Sports Sideshow and a whole lot more. 10:30am to 3:30pm...read more

July 30 - Morningside Festival

Thynne Rd, Morningside Brisbane

The Morningside Festival is Brisbane's Southside's oldest community street fair, featuring a variety of street stalls, 30 plus entertainment events, kids' rides and a high profile street parade, Treasure Hunt, Kids Corner, food, drinks and much more. 9am to 3pm...read more

July 30 - Boonah State School Christmas in July Fete

3 Park St, Boonah SE Qld

Come and enjoy some country hospitality and fresh air at this year's Boonah State School Christmas in July Fete! FREE ENTRY with fun for the WHOLE family! Great local entertainment, homemade goodies, local produce, thrilling rides & activities, baby animal farm, bargains galore in our HUGE Trash n Treasure stall, market stalls, great food and more! Great prizes to be won in our Monster Raffle - tickets only $1 - drawn on the day. 10am to 3pm...read more

August 3 to 6 - Whitsunday Reef Festival

Airlie Beach Foreshore, Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach Qld

The Whitsunday Reef Festival is a festival full of family fun and largely free entertainment right in the heart of Airlie Beach. The festival has something for everyone - enjoy starlight movies, the hilarious Comedy Gala and Frocktails Fashion Show. There are carnival rides, markets and food stalls and the Light up the Reef art installation....read more

August 3 to 6 - Curry Merry Muster Festival

Cloncurry Qld

The Curry Merry Muster Festival promises an action packed weekend full of extreme sports, entertainment and fun for the whole family in a unique outback location. Witness the thrills and spills of over 400 competitors battling it out in Australia’s highest single pay out professional rodeo. Unwind with bush poetry, enjoy live bands or take the kids along to the Teddy Bears Picnic. Watch the streets come to life with the Street Parade then dance the night away at the Bushman’s Bash where live bands and dust will blow. For a true taste of the Australian Outback and an opportunity to experience real country hospitality you’re encouraged to gather your friends, your family, your partner or just your favourite pair of jeans and cowboy boots and make the trek out to the friendly heart of the outback, Cloncurry....read more

August 4 to 6 - Tara Festival of Culture and Camel Races

Tara Chinchilla Road Tara, Queensland

Tara Festival of Culture and Camel Races is a three day event in which visitors can experience a unique blend of multi-cultural entertainment and an authentic camel race meet in a country location. Several countries of the world are represented in cuisine, arts and culture, providing an opportunity for education and interaction for everybody, with free workshops also on offer. Camel races are held in conjunction with the multicultural festival. The event is designed to be an affordable weekend which encourages camping, caravans and motorhomes.....read more

August 4 to 6 - GreazeFest

Cleveland Showgrounds Brisbane

Australia’s All-Killer No-Filler Kustom Kulture Weekender! The GreazeFest weekends are the utmost kustom kulture events in the Southern Hemisphere, where thousands of rockabilly and hot rod fans roll up for a massive dose of ultra-kool kustom kulture. GreazeFest brings you a weekend of cool cars, rockabilly bands, djs, fashion parades, pinups, vintage bikes, lowrider cycles, kustom art shows and workshops, pinstripers, tattoos, markets and heaps more. Coming up in August 2017 is the 18th anniversary of these rockin' shindigs, where thousands of rockers will roll up for their favourite party of the year....read more

August 4 to 6 - Pine Rivers Show

Pine Rivers Showground - Gympie Rd, Lawnton

Bring the family along to this year's Pine Rivers Show for jam packed fun filled day of food, entertainment, attractions, competitions, rides and of course showbags! Huge attractions including the FMX Kaos Motorcycles, Rodeo and Fireworks will make this years show memorable!...read more

August 5 - Moggill State School Mogganza

Moggill Rd, Moggill

Moggill State School are holding Mogganza, our annual carnival on Saturday 5th of August! This year our event is going to be awesome! We have all the regular attractions such as rides, novelties, food, entertainment and community group involvement. Stay for fireworks at 6.30pm! Don't miss it! It's going to be spectacular! 11.00am to 7.00pm...read more

August 5 - The Good Shepherd Lutheran College Fair

115 Eumundi Rd, Noosaville

The Good Shepherd Lutheran College's big day of fun and fundraising is being held on Saturday, August 5. The Shepherd's Fair has established itself as an annual highlight with its traditional combination of rides, games, stalls, raffles, silent auction and more. The Shepherd's Fair is open from 10am to 4pm and entry is free. The amusement rides begin at 11am. 115 Eumundi Rd, Noosaville...read more

August 5 - Buderim Street Party

Buderim Sunshine Coast

The Village comes alive for one huge night of fun and entertainment....and it is all for YOU! The Buderim Street Party is a legendary event which is held in Burnett Street, Buderim, between the two roundabouts. The Buderim Village is closed to traffic and in place, is a host of stalls, street entertainment, food and much much more! Please support the our Buderim Street Party Event as it is the culmination of a huge effort by community groups and charities to bring some light and some life into the Buderim Mountain Village....read more

August 5 - Groves Community Fair

70 Laughlin St, Kingston Brisbane

You're invited to the 2017 Groves Community Fair on Saturday 5th August from 1pm-6pm. There will be rides & stalls, fireworks extravaganza, student performances, showbags and more. All you can ride armbands can be pre-purchased or purchased on the day.....read more

August 5 - Parklands Christian College Fete

11 Hillcrest Road, Park Ridge Brisbane

Parklands Christian College invites you to our Community Fete. Lots of old fashioned fun for the whole family! One of our main attractions is our Old fashioned Billy Cart Races down a specially designed fast sloping track. Bring your own, or come along and build one for FREE!! We'll provide the bits and pieces, you bring your team/family! Lots of prizes and trophies to be won. Other highlights include Sideshow Alley, Lots of Rides, Cake Stall, Train Ride, Zorb Balls, Farm Animals, Food Stalls, Games, Entertainment and more. 11am - 4pm...read more

August 5 - Immanuel Lutheran College Fruehlingfest

Fruehlingsfest is an annual fair hosted by Immanuel Lutheran College that aims to strengthen community relations, build new friendships and provide a fun-filled, entertaining evening for everyone. Highlights of this fantastic day include over 40 stalls selling food from around the world plus craft, second-hand books, clothing, plants and much more. Roving artists will delight the crowd all evening. Live entertainment showcasing local talent. Children’s and Main Stage entertainment along with loads of rides, games and attractions for all ages. Gates open at 10am - Wises Rd, Buderim...read more

August 5 to 6 - Australian Italian Festival

37 Herbert Street, Ingham

The Australian Italian Festival is an authentic Italian cultural event held on the first weekend of August in Ingham, North Queensland. The Festival is staged at the award-winning TYTO Precinct, off the Bruce Highway, 500 metres from Ingham’s CBD. The area is transformed into a huge piazza with nonstop world-class entertainment on two stages. Guests gain access to homemade, mouth-watering Italian food and wine, cooking demonstrations, displays, competitions, free amusement rides, market stalls and much more. The atmosphere, the food and the excitement all come together to give you the experience of walking into a festival in Italy....read more

August 5 to 6 - Burleigh BBQ Championships

The Esplanade Burleigh Heads Gold Coast

Join us for “smoke on the water” and “meat on the beach” for two days of competition BBQ as part of this year's Burleigh BBQ Championships. Watch some of Australia’s best BBQ teams battle it out overnight. 20 hours to cook, 5 meat categories to be handed in at different times Sunday morning. Judges experienced and locals to be newly trained Sunday morning will do the scoring. Bring your picnic blanket and kick back to the live tunes in the park throughout. Authentic low and slow BBQ will be available from select teams in a new designated area. Street food vans also in attendance....read more

August 6 - Gold Coast Multicultural Festival

Broadwater Parklands, Marine Parade, Southport, Gold Coast

The Gold Coast Multicultural Festival provides a venue to celebrate and showcase the skills and talents of our city's diverse cultural communities through a variety of exciting and educational multicultural activities culminating in the main Festival Day. The annual Festival has been running since 2008 and is one of the few low-cost, family-friendly events that can be enjoyed by all community members. Highlights of the fabulous event include international performances and entertainment, multicultural food, art, craft and information, children rides and activities, displays and much more!...read more

August 6 - Mt Carmel Community Fete

Our Lady of Mt Carmel Primary School - Coorparoo, Brisbane.

Mt Carmel Community Fete is one of Brisbane's biggest and most popular fetes. We have nine rides and entertainment for the whole family. Grab a bargain at our vintage or handmade stalls and try your luck with our many raffles, auctions and comps. Grab lunch at our famous Greek Food stall and food outlets. With 30 stalls and activities for all the whole family inc. a fresh flower stall, creepy hut, fairy floss, tombola, lob-a-choc, sample bags, face painting, pony rides and animal petting. 9.30am to 3.30pm...read more

August 6 - Guardian Angels Primary School Fete

Bay Tce, Wynnum

Guardian Angels is holding it's annual Fete on Sunday, August 6. Head down to the Bayside & enjoy a traditional fair environment with homemade goods - cakes, sweets, drinks, delicious hot food, trash & treasure, pre-loved toys for sale, books, entertainment, major prizes to be won, rides for the kids plus much more. Browse the market stalls, even grab a bite to eat for lunch whilst wandering around the fair - you never know what you will find. This promises to be a wonderful day out!! 10am to 2pm...read more

August 6 - St Mary MacKillop Primary School Fete

Hardy Rd, Birkdale Brisbane

This year's St Mary MacKillop Primary School Fete will be held on Sunday, August 6 and is sure to be a wonderful community event for all. There's a huge range of attractions, displays, activities planned for the day including Arts and crafts, Business Workshops, Charity and fundraising, Concerts, music and festivals, Dance, Exhibitions, Trash and Treasure, Food and drink, Rides and much more...read more

August 10 to 13 - Gemfest

Anakie, Central Queensland

Gemfest is a 4-day event, showcasing the magnificent sapphires that are found on the Central Queensland Sapphire Fields, and includes exhibitions, traders, games and amazing prizes, lectures, demonstrations and fabulous entertainment....read more

August 11 to 13 - The Village Festival

Yeppon, Capricorn Coast

The Village Festival is Central Queensland's major music and arts celebration. The event provides a vibrant mix of music, performing and visual arts, children's festival, street theatre, workshops and food and market stalls with over 5,000 people attending and participating in the weekend’s celebrations. The program includes four stages of live performances over the weekend featuring local and visiting performers and over 400 musicians. The visual arts program includes a variety of art forms...read more

August 11 to 20 - Brisbane Ekka

Bowen Hills, Brisbane

The Royal Queensland Show, or Ekka, is Queensland's largest annual event. Held over ten full days, the Brisbane Exhibition showcases life and achievements in the Sunshine State, bringing with it a variety of talent, culture, produce, fun and entertainment...read more

August 12 - Quilt Show & Open Day

37 Coronation Avenue, Buderim Sunshine Coast

The Quilt Show & Open Day has 100 plus quilts on display, together with beautifully created handcrafted gifts and items for purchase. Devonshire Teas will be available as will Patchwork vendors for a little retail therapy. Displays and a terrific Quilt Raffle will also be available. Come and see what the Sunshine Linus group is doing to help the needy in the Sunshine Coast community....read more

August 12 - Emmanuel College Fete

Birmingham Rd, Carrara Gold Coast

Emmanuel College Fete has something for everyone. Carnival Rides, Pig Racing, Water Fun Balls, Animal Farm, Pre-loved clothing, Mega Cent Auction, Market stalls, Wood Fired Pizzas and International Food Court. Main stage and Tea garden stage activities include talent show, bands, DJ and many more. Competitions galore with great prizes. 11am to 6pm...read more

August 12 - Nambour Christian College Carnival under the Stars

Everyone's welcome for some fantastic old-fashioned, family fun at this year's Nambour Christian College Carnival under the Stars! Attractions include rides, show-bags, farmers markets, games stalls, musical performances, kids' art gallery and food court. All of this capped off by our spectacular fireworks in the evening. Come along and join in the fun! Free entry! 12.30pm to 6.30pm - McKenzie Rd, Woombye....read more

August 12 to 13 - Gold Coast Car Show

Mudgeeraba, Gold Coast

The annual Sunday Gold Coast Car Show event attracts thousands of car enthusiasts, collectors and families to this exciting display of Show Cars, Show Trucks and Bikes including Vintage, Hot Rods, Cruisers, Street Cars, Muscle Cars, Utes, Dragsters and Customs. 7am to 3pm...read more

August 12 to 20 - Hervey Bay Ocean Festival

Hervey Bay, Qld

The Hervey Bay Ocean Festival celebrates everything that the oceans of Hervey Bay has to offer, and will run across two weeks in August with a range of events to suit the whole family. Festivities kick off with the Blessing of the Fleet. Visitors can tour the many whale watch vessels, wander through market stalls, and enjoy delicious wine and cheese tasting, a sail past, fabulous fireworks and live entertainment....read more

August 13 - Hervey Bay Seafood Festival

Fishermen’s Park, Urangan Boat Harbour Hervey Bay

The Hervey Bay Seafood Festival celebrates the sea with Hervey Bay's abundance and variety of wild caught seafood from the pristine waters of the Fraser Coast. Escape for a warm wintery weekend and the ultimate seafood escape at the festival's signature Tastes of the Bay long lunch with Chef Andrew Mirosch or cruise your way around the seafood stands serving an array of seafood dishes headlined by the world famous Hervey Bay scallop along with a variety of prawns and fish by local restaurants and the seafood industry. An occasion to relax and unwind with music, wine, food and family. 10am to 4pm....read more

August 13 - Helidon Heritage Fair

Helidon Cricket Grounds - Arthur Street, Helidon

This year's Helidon Heritage Fair will be held at the Helidon Cricket Grounds, corner of Arthur and George Streets Helidon on August 13. The grand parade will assemble on the northern end of Railway Street at 9.00am. Parade will lead off at 9.30am, proceeding right into Turner Street, left over the railway line on Mary MacKillop Street, right into Arthur Street, then left on to the fair grounds. Premier fair events are the tug o’ war, the billy cart derby, 100 yard dash for cash and the pie eating competition. A great variety of foods, entertainment and fun activities fill the day, with festivities drawing to a close around 5.00pm....read more

August 16 - Grand Avenue Ekka Fun Day

Grand Avenue, Forest Lake

This years Grand Avenue State School Ekka Fun Day is going to be bigger and better than ever before! Bring the family for a great day out with heaps of awesome carnival rides for all ages, food, market stalls, drinks, sweets, games and much more. 10am to 3pm - entry is free!....read more

August 19 - Warrigal Road State School Warrigala

Warrigal Road State School, the largest primary school in Queensland, will hold its Warrigala Fete on Saturday 19th August. For everyone's enjoyment there will be student performances, fairground rides, raffles, Sideshow Games, Stalls, displays and much more. Lovers of fine food can expect a fabulous selection of delicious International Flavours, Home-made Cakes, and delightful Sweets. A wide variety of Markets Stalls, Raffles, and Live Performances with keep mum and dad entertained throughout the day. Children will enjoy all the fun of the fair, with our traditional Carnival attractions, including the biggest and best Amusement Rides, Sideshow Games, Face Painting, Fairy Floss, and Animal Farm. This is a multicultural event with something for everyone, so come along and experience a fantastic day out like no other! 10am to 3pm - Warrigal Road, Eight Mile Plains...read more

August 19 - India Day Fair

Roma Street Parklands, Brisbane

Come along to this year's India Day Fair & celebrate the anniversary of Indian independence in 1947. Enjoy a free day out with live entertainment, parades, art & craft, food and cultural stalls, plus Grand Finale fireworks! Festivities begin at 10.30am and go through to 9.30pm - Roma Street Parklands Amphitheatre. See you there!...read more

August 19 - Sarina Beach Coconut Festival

Sarina Beach Qld

GO NUTS IN SARINA! The Sarina Beach Coconut Festival is tipped to be a cracker event. There’ll be coconut events, palm weaving, de-husking and de-nutting, tropical market stalls, sand art specialists, along with a myriad of extraordinary food experiences incorporating local produce and – of course – coconuts! Other highlights will be free camel rides, kite surfing, kite flying and amazing entertainment. You may even sight a humpback whale on its annual migration. Whatever your tastes we will have something to excite you, so come and join in the fun at one of the most beautiful beaches Queensland has to offer. 12noon to 6pm....read more

August 19 to 20 - Dalby Delicious and Delightful Festival

Anderson Park, Dalby

Dalby's Delicious and DeLIGHTful Festival features multicultural food and entertainment and is the signature event for Dalby. Its unique feature is the spectacular lantern parade along the banks of the beautiful Myall Creek. The event culminates in a dazzling fireworks display....read more

August 25 to September 3 - Cairns Festival

Cairns, North Qld

The Cairns Festival seeks to deliver a vibrant, progressive and collaborative arts and cultural festival that speaks to the region's unique stories and celebrates the distinctive colours and hues of the tropical lifestyle. The Cairns Festival will present a diverse program of music, art, circus, family entertainment, film and more. In addition to presenting national and international performers, musicians and artists, the festival will provide a platform for the finest local talents to shine. Audiences will see the return of family favourite events the Grand Parade and Fireworks, Sunday on the 'Nard, and Carnival on Collins, however, audiences will also see a range of new free and ticketed events at venues across Cairns. Don't miss out on a wonderful 10 days in Far North Queensland....read more

August 25 to September 3 - Gladstone Multicultural Week and Festival Day

Gladstone Central Qld

The week long celebration includes forums, international film nights, cultural events, cooking workshops and much more!The culmination of Multicultural week is the eagerly anticipated Festival where you can take a stroll around the world and enjoy a delicious variety of food stalls including Filipino, German, Thai, Dutch, Jamaican, Fijian and Australian! Kick back with live entertainment all day and, of course, browse the craft stalls and cultural displays. Gladstone...read more

August 26 - Marsden State School Multicultural Festival

Hickory St, Marsden Brisbane

Marsden State Primary School will be holding its annual Keith Henderson Multicultural Festival on Saturday August 26. The festival boasts many cultural dance groups performing from external community groups, as well as year level performances from within our own school community. The afternoon will be complete with carnival rides, sideshow alley, a market pavilion, food stalls from around the world, hands on cultural activities, live music, a cultural student art show, community expo and fireworks finale. This event is open to the whole community. So please come along as we would be delighted if you would share in the experience with us! 12noon to 7pm...read more

August 26 - Graceville State School Fete

Cnr Oxley Rd and Acacia Ave, Graceville Brisbane

The annual Graceville State School Fete is on Saturday 29 August, on the corner of Oxley Road and Acacia Avenue. There's Market Stalls, delicious food, amazing rides, performances, entertainment, Showbags, cakes, jams, books, toys, fudges, fairy floss and fireworks - it's an old-style school community fete that has become an institution on the local social calendar. Don't miss it!...read more

August 26 - St Paul's School Community Fair

34 Strathpine Road, Bald Hills Brisbane

'A World of Experience' community Fair. St Paul's School has a wonderful day planned, with cultural performers in attendance, a variety of rides to suits all ages, live music, an 'Eat Street market' style food alley, with a smorgasbord of international cuisine provided by external vendors. They'll be a petting zoo, pony, and camel rides, cultural activities, home-bake and craft stalls - something for everyone! Culminating in a firework display at 6pm. We hope to see you on Saturday 26 August! Gates open at 10am....read more

August 26 - Rockhampton Cultural Festival

Rockhampton Heritage Village, 296 Boundary Road, Parkhurst

Exotic music and dancing, food from all over the globe, colourful costumes and more…it’s all part of the Rockhampton Cultural Festival, to be held at the Heritage Village on Sunday 21 August. Festival goers can tempt their taste buds with a wide variety of delicious food, cooked by local members of the international community. Or you can sit back and relax with live music and dance from far-away places on the main stage or get involved with workshops displays and other activities. The day will conclude with a Parade of Nations and lantern parade. 4pm to 9pm....Read More

August 26 - Jindalee State School "Jungle Fever" Fete

Burrendah Rd, Jindalee

Over the years the Jindalee State School fete has become one of the largest annual events across the Centenary and Western Suburbs, and this year the event is shaping up to be bigger and better than ever. The fete attracts over 2500 visitors with plenty of carnival rides for the kids, school run stalls and community stalls, food, drinks, cakes, sweets, entertainment, games, performances, activities and so much more! 11am to 7.30pm. 11am to 7.30pm....read more

August 26 to 27 - Redcliffe Kitefest

Pelican Park, Hornibrook Esplanade, Clontarf

Get swept away at the Redcliffe KiteFest. Pelican Park will once again don a spectacle of colourful kites of all shapes and sizes and a massive program of entertainment for the Redcliffe KiteFest. Over 40,000 visitors are expected to revel in a weekend of international kite displays, two stages of live entertainment, cooking demonstrations, hundreds of specialty arts and craft markets, aerobatic displays, kite-making workshops, and amusement rides. 9am to 4pm daily...read more

August 26 to September 10 - Redcliffe Festival

Redcliffe, Brisbane

The biggest event celebration to hit the Moreton Bay Region, Redcliffe Festival, is back again delivering a huge program of free and ticketed events over three massive weekends from 26 August to 10 September across the entire Redcliffe Peninsula. The festival includes the Ultimate Kids Weekend at Redcliffe KiteFest, inaugural Bee gees Way Dinner, What’s Cooking in the Gardens?, Scarborough Sounds, Jetty Fiesta, and Redcliffe Remembers. If you’re looking for family-friendly events near Brisbane then put the Redcliffe Festival in your calendar....read more

August 27 - St Stephens School Fete

156 Ridgewood Road, Algester Brisbane

St Stephens School Fete - more than your average school fair! Make sure you bring the family along for a great day of fun, food, and free entertainment. They'll be plenty of delicious food, Lartha's famous Curry, plants, rides, activities, performances, demonstrations, animals, coffee, books, not to mention classic cars and a fashion show and much more! 10.00am to 4.00pm...read more

August 27 - Hop On Outback St Francis Xavier Fete

6 Church St, Goodna Brisbane

Hop On Outback St Francis Xavier Fete - the perfect day out with family and friends! If you are looking for fabulous food, great fun for the kids and entertainment for the adults, then come along to the St Francis Xavier Fete. We promise a day of fantastic fun featuring rides & games for all ages, displays, entertainment, raffles, prizes, food stalls, market stalls, cakes & sweets, ATM plus lots more! This is going to be a fantastic day of good old fashioned fun for the whole family! 10.30am to 3.30pm...read more

August 27 - Rainbow Carnival

Norm Buchan Park, Rainworth Road Bardon Brisbane

Rainworth State School invites you to the Rainbow Carnival at Norm Buchan Park, Rainworth Road, Bardon. This is a fun day for the whole family with great entertainment, all day rides, yummy food, gourmet treats, bargain books and plants. 9am to 2pm...read more

August 27 - St Brendan's School Fete

17 Hawtree St (Use Brier St Entrance) at Moorooka Brisbane

St Brendan's School Fete - “It’s Carnival Time” at St Brendan's Primary School Fete. The St Brendan's Primary School Fete is a fantastic family day aimed at bringing the community together and celebrating the achievements of talented St Brendan’s students. The day promises to be jam packed with fun, entertainment, rides, great food and activities for the young and young at heart! The fete will give everyone attending a taste of the school’s strong community spirit, with sponsors, supporters, families and community groups coming together to raise funds for St. Brendan’s, Moorooka whilst enjoying a great family day out. 9.30am to 2.30pm - all are welcome!...read more

September 1 to 2 - Birdsville Races

Birdsville, Central Western Queensland

The Birdsville races are held on the first Friday and Saturday in September every year. Join a non-stop party in one of the most isolated Outback towns. Apart from the races, other entertainment includes the Fashions of the Field, Equine Fun Day at the Birdsville Hotel, Fun Run, Cocktail Party, a variety of food vendors, a giant auction and much more....read more

September 1 to 3 - Gold Coast Show

Bundall, Gold Coast

The Gold Coast Show is one of the largest community events in Queensland with an amazing range of family friendly activities, rides, exhibits, entertainment programs and competitions, show-bags, numerous stalls showcasing local crafts, cultural displays, exhibits, stage shows and much more....read more

September 2 - Ironside State School Spring Fair

Come along for a day of family fun and entertainment at the Ironside Spring Fair. While the kids are busy on the fantastic rides, at side show alley, getting their faces and nails painted or enjoying the animals and craft activities, enjoy some great local and international food, stock up on fresh and handmade goodies from the cake, sweets and handmade stalls or find a treasure from the preloved stall. Try your luck on the spinning wheel and don’t forget to pick up a gift for Father’s Day! Live entertainment and music will be featured throughout what will be an amazing day for all who come along. 11am to 5pm - Hawken Dr, St Lucia...read more

September 2 - Oakleigh State School Family Fun Day

Buxton St, Ashgrove

The Oakleigh Spring Fair ROCKS! There's something for everyone. Plenty to eat, see and do for all ages from 11am til 8.00pm. More amusement rides than ever before, all day entertainment and bands on the main stage, our biggest trash & treasure stall, magic show, jams, sweets & treats, BBQ food, Art Auction, tea & cake stall, the popular bar, evening food market, movies for the kids and much more. 11am to 8pm....read more

September 2 - Chapel Hill State School Spring Fete

Ironbark Rd, Chapel Hill Brisbane

Our annual fete is on again! FREE ENTRY with roving entertainment, RIDES, face painting, international foods, plenty of lunch time and snack favourites, games, trash and treasure, Vintage cafe, mini animal farm, trackless train, main stage with free all day entertainment and much, much more!! Come along for a day of fun with the family!!! ....read more

September 2 - Lota State School Fete

The Lota State School fete is on again. Entry is free and the festivities will be commencing at 10.00am and rocking on until 3.00pm, Saturday September 12. Come along and celebrate the wonderful Bayside community with International Food Stalls, Burgers and sausage sizzle stall, Cake/Sweets/Jams, Plants/Herbs, Popcorn/Fairy Floss/Snow Cones, Craft stall, Rides and Entertainment. All the action and fun will be on the school's oval at 26 Richard Street, Lota on Brisbane's beautiful Moreton Bay. This event will be a wonderful day for the whole family to enjoy. See you there. 10am to 3pm - Richard St, Lota...read more

September 2 - Moreton Bay Multicultural Fiesta

Pine Rivers Park, Strathpine

The Moreton Bay Multicultural Fiesta, is an event which is, has and will continue to be of regional significance due to its unique nature as one of the largest multicultural community festivals in the Moreton Bay Region. Each year the festival showcases talent, food and culture from all across the globe and aims to bring awareness to how diverse the Moreton Bay Region is. With free entertainment, rides for the kids, cultural stalls and much more, the festival really is a jam-packed celebration of our multicultural society. 2pm to 7pm...read more

September 2 - St Ritas Primary School Springfest

St Ritas Primary School Springfest is a fantastic day out with lots of rides, great foods stalls, sideshow alley, cakes, sweets, drinks, entertainment and loads of fun activities. 10am to 4pm - 39 Benfer Road, Victoria Point...read more

September 7 to 9 - Laidley Spring Festival

Laidley Lockyer Valley

The annual Laidley Spring Festival isn’t far away. The change in season will see the weather warm up and the flowers start to bloom, which is bound, as always, to bring an added element of excitement to the region. Celebrations will kick off on Thursday with the Flowers and Orchid Show, Laidley Artists Exhibition, Quilt and Craft Expo and church displays officially opening to the public. A highlight of the stellar program will be the Spring Festival Grand Parade, in Patrick Street on Saturday. The parade will showcase stunning decorative floats, as well as heritage trucks, vintage vehicles, community groups, schools, businesses and bands....read more

September 8 - Chevallum Strawbfest

460 Chevallum Road, Chevallum

Chevallum Strawbfest comes alive on Friday 8th September at Chevallum State School, from 5pm till late. Among the most anticipated and renowned events on the Sunshine Coast calendar it mirrors the multicultural influences of our school community, Strawbfest this year will offer a multicultural world of food and a variety of entertainment. As well as live entertainment across three stages, STRAWBFEST offers a multicultural world of food and more festival fun than ever before with great rides and side show alley for the kids, traditional stalls, a licensed Strawberry Daiquiri bar and much, much more. The evening will end in fine style with an impressive Fireworks Finale. STRAWBFEST celebrating community and all things strawberry....read more

September 8 to 10 - Redlands Spring Festival

Redlands Showgrounds

For two and half days, Redlands Showground becomes a magical blaze of colour, a symphony of beautiful sounds and celebration of our amazing community, during the annual Redlands Spring Festival. Hundreds of the world’s best performers – singers, dancers, poets, artists – come to Redlands to entertain and share their skills across multiple venues with a jammed packed program. Market Stalls, Sideshow alley, spectacular fireworks, the world famous Strawberry Eating Competition and the illuminating Lantern Parade are just a few of the highlights....read more

September 9 - St Bernards Primary School Spring Fair

1823 Logan Road, Upper Mt Gravatt Brisbane

St Bernard's Catholic Primary School is hosting their annual Spring Fair on Saturday, September 9. Throughout the morning and afternoon, all are welcome to come along and peruse a wide range of stalls, offering Lob-A-Choc, Tombola, Cakes, Sweets, Plants, Arts & Craft and Jewellery. There will also be interactive games and attractions in Side Show Alley, with plenty of prizes up for grabs, as well as a awesome Carnival rides for all ages and more! Enjoy lunch on site with the family - choose from the BBQ and Hot Chips Stall or the variety of International Food stalls. 10.30am to 3.30pm ...read more

September 9 - Springfield Central State School Fete

257 Grande Avenue, Springfield Lakes Qld

Springfield Central State School is holding their bi-annual fete on September 9. It is set to be a fun day for the whole family, with carnival rides, entertainment, great food, market stalls, cakes, sweets, activities, performances and familiy-friendly fun! Unlimited wrist bands can be purchased before the fete. We have something for everyone!...read more

September 9 - Buddina State School Fete

Iluka Avenue, Buddina Qld

Come along on Saturday the 9th of September to the Buddina State School Fete. Lots of rides, market stalls, Show Bags, Entertainment, Drink Tent and Food Galore. Great family day out guaranteed with a spectacular fireworks display at the end of the night! 3pm to 8pm - Iluka Avenue, Buddina. We'd love to see you there!!...read more

September 9 - Maranoa Food and Fire Festival

Roma, South-West Qld

Maranoa Food and Fire Festival celebrates the multicultural diversity of the Maranoa Region; the event includes farmers' markets, food stalls, roving performers, live entertainment, fireworks, animal rides, and much more....read more

September 9 - St Williams Festival of Fun

Dawson Pde, Keperra Brisbane

The St William's Primary School Festival of Fun is a fantastic event for everyone to attend. Highlights include traditional school fete stalls, exciting rides, entertainment, displays, performances, activities, community stalls and food - glorious food!...read more

September 9 - Jetty Fiesta

Redcliffe Parade, Redcliffe

Redcliffe’s biggest street party! Redcliffe Parade will come alive with colour and chaos when the circus comes to town. This free street party will feature spectacular light displays, circus-inspired acts, beach performances, fire-twirling, neon lights and stage entertainment PLUS the biggest fireworks display ever seen in the Moreton Bay region exploding from the Redcliffe Jetty. You can wander through the twilight markets and food stalls or enjoy dinner at a local restaurant soaking up the electric atmosphere. 3pm to 9pm....read more

September 9 - Wilston State School Fete

Primrose St, The Grange Brisbane

Celebrate Spring at the Wilston State School Fete where the minions are working like crazy to make sure the delicious food, face painting, stalls, carnival rides, country markets, entertainment, performances, displays and sweets are all ready for your enjoyment! This fete celebrates its north Brisbane community, and is one event that can't be missed! 11.00am to 5.00pm....read more

September 9 - Chatswood Hills State School Fete

Raleigh Street, Springwood

The Chatswood Hills State School Fete will be held on Saturday 9th September from 3pm – 7.30pm and promises to be a fantastic event bringing together the entire school community, along side with local businesses and community members for a fun filled afternoon and evening. The event will have plenty of food, rides, games and stalls to entertain participants of all ages. If that's not enough, to finish off the evening there will a spectacular Fireworks display! See you there!....read more

September 9 - Samford State School Spring Festival

If you haven’t been to the Samford Spring Festval before, then you’re in for a treat! It’s a big day out for parents, kids and the local community. With loads of stalls, rides, food, activities and entertainment, it’s the P&C’s major fundraiser and a day not to be missed. Come to the green lung of Brisbane and check out our wonderful Samford State School Festival, nestled in the Samford Valley! 10am to 5pm - School Road, Samford Valley...read more

September 9 - Lawnton State School Spring Carnival

Todds Rd, Lawnton Brisbane

Lawnton State School turns 50 this year! To celebrate, we are holding a Spring Carnival on 9th September, so bring the family along for a wonderful day out for all ages. We have fabulous rides, entertainment, food, games, arts and crafts, stalls, cakes, sweets, drinks, displays and much more! 10am to 4pm - see you there!....read more

September 9 - Capalaba State College Fete

School Road, Capalaba Brisbane

The Capalaba State College Fete will be the culmination of dedicated parents, teaching staff, and community members working together to bring the Redlands an event which will celebrate our College and showcase the students and their talents in Visual Arts, Dance and Music. Come along and enjoy this Great Family event with Rides, Entertainment, Prizes, Show Bags, Face painting, Food, Market Stalls and much more. 11:30am to 6:00pm....read more

September 9 - Buddina State School Fete

Come along on Saturday the 9th of September to the Buddina State School Fete. Lots of rides, stalls, markets, Show Bags, Entertainment and Food Galore. Great family day out guaranteed with a spectacular fireworks display at the end of the night! 3pm to 8pm - Iluka Avenue, Buddina...read more

September 9 - Blackbutt Avocado Festival

Blackbutt Qld

The Bloomin’ Beautiful Blackbutt Festival is one of the largest annual community festivals held in the South Burnett. The festival highlights the agricultural and cultural heritage of the region and promotes Blackbutt as The Gateway to the South Burnett. There's loads of activities for all ages from Kids Central with Australian Dreamtime Reptiles shows, Kangagang workshops, facepainting, jumping castles and street entertainers - ALL FREE. The grand street parade at 1pm is the highlight of the Festival followed by the kids cushion concert by the Brisbane Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra and much more!...read more

September 10 - Nundah Village Street Festival

Sandgate Rd, Nundah Brisbane

A fantastic day that involves the whole community, the Nundah Village Street Festival is always one of the highlights of the year. With involvement from local residents, schools, businesses and community groups the event provides a great environment for all residents and visitors to enjoy. The festival plays host to a range of great entertainment including live bands and street performers. All of this plus competitions, street stalls, the famous town crier and much more and you have a fantastic day out. 9am to 3pm....read more

September 10 - Gourmet in Gundy

Goondiwindi Community Cultural Centre Goondiwindi South East Qld

The Rotary Gourmet in Gundy is a food & wine festival held on the second Sunday in September each year, set among the beautiful gardens of the local Community Centre, located on the Macintyre River. The festival focus is 'Food, Wine and Music’ showcasing fine regional food, award-winning wines, and live music. Gourmet in Gundy is the key food and wine festival of South East Queensland and all who visit comment on the wonderful ambience this event creates. 10am to 4pm....read more

September 10 - Redcliffe Remembers

Redcliffe Pde - Redcliffe

Redcliffe Remembers will transform the Redcliffe Foreshore Precinct into historical hot-spots, celebrating and honouring the Peninsula’s iconic people and places, both past and present. Highlights include a full program of Stage Entertainment, an amazing display of custom and classic cars, Billy Cart Races, buskers and roving performers, Children's Activities, plus Food and Market Stalls. 8am to 3pm...read more

September 10 - McDowall State School Spring Fair

1018 Rode Rd, McDowall Brisbane

McDowall State School Spring Fair has something for everyone! Enjoy a great range of rides, shop at our boutique craft market and have lots of fun at our community and school stalls. You can also enjoy a meal at our coffee shop or BBQ, take home some delicious home made goodies and be entertained by our school bands and choir. It’s going to be a fantastic day and we hope to see you there. 10:00am to 3:00pm....read more

September 15 to 17 - Capricorn Food and Wine Festival

Rockhampton

Capricorn Food and Wine Festival provides the premier event for Central Queensland and surrounding regions to showcase gourmet food and wine. Festival goers will be entertained, educated and inspired by top chefs' demonstrations and live music from local musicians....read more

September 15 to 24 - Carnival of Flowers

Toowoomba

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers is a cultural party featuring floral parade, food, wine, entertainment and all things spring! So come along and entice your senses at their iconic Grand Central Floral Parade, Ergon Energy Flower, Food and Wine Festival, Heritage Bank Live Concert Series, Kids Day Out and many more....read more

September 16 - Tambo Teddy Bears Picnic

Arthur St, Tambo Central Qld

Head to the home of the famous Tambo Teddies for their annual teddy bears picnic; a fun filled family day. Join in the fun of the country games, participate in the teddy bear parade and the teddy bear challenge. There will be rides, market stalls and plenty of entertainment for young and old. 10.00 am to 9.00pm....read more

September 19 to 23 - Winton Outback Festival

The famous outback town of Winton, home of the famous Waltzing Matilda song, welcomes you to the biennial Outback Festival. You’re in for a real Outback adventure with lashings of quirky experiences served up with warm outback hospitality. Winton, Western Qld...read more

September 23 - FESTURI

Caloundra Sunshine Coast Qld

FESTURI Annual Multicultural Festival a Special Experience for all the Family. Immerse your senses in the vibrant and dynamic myriad of international styles, colours, and flavours. Explore the various art forms, interactive workshops music, dance, international foods and more. Welcoming the many new acts from Trinidad to Colombia and everywhere in between. We welcome you to come and partake. Capturing the essence of many nations coming together as one global community, right here on our Sunshine Coast. FESTURI offers a place to connect share and celebrate our differences. With the Global Stage, Acoustic Stage, Drumming Workshop, Children's Festival and Around the Street, our program offers something for everyone....read more

September 29 to October 1 - Wallaby Creek Festival

Home Rule Rainforest Lodge - Rossville, Cooktown

Wallaby Creek Festival is a 3 day celebration of music and the arts, surrounded by the beautiful tropical rainforest of far north Queensland. With 3 magical days of musicians, artists and workshops entwined with an amazing and diverse collection of market stalls and crafters, healing spaces, dedicated children's festival and activities, crafts, street artists and entertainers, Wallaby Creek Festival is a wonderful family-focused event...read more

September 30 - Sunsuper Riverfire

Various locations along the Brisbane river

Sunsuper Riverfire, everyone's favourite pyrotechnic night, returns to mark the end of this year's Brisbane Festival. Our city skyline lights up in an explosion of colour on Saturday 30 September. Triple M’s live broadcast starts in the afternoon, along with the breath-taking aerial displays. Channel Nine’s exclusive coverage begins at 6.30pm. The fireworks extravaganza, set to a brand new soundtrack, is at 7pm...read more

October 5 to 8 - Reef Feast Palm Cove

Palm Cove North Qld

Reef Feast Palm Cove is one of Far North Queensland’s premier community events, celebrating our unique region’s fine cuisine, produce, live music, culture and lifestyle. Restaurants, cafes, local produce stalls will be offering tastes to tempt the most discerning palates as well as local live music, busk stops, circus shows, market stalls galore and a new dedicated youth area for the kids. Something for EVERYONE to enjoy!...read more

October 6 to 8 - Oktoberfest

RNA Showgrounds/Gregory Tce, Bowen Hills

Oktoberfest Brisbane is proudly Australia’s largest German Festival and one of Brisbane’s major events! Join us over the weekends of 6-8 & 13-15 of Oktober, as we celebrate all things German. Bring your family and friends to the Brisbane Showgrounds and experience the atmosphere and spectacle that is Oktoberfest Brisbane. See the Brisbane Showgrounds transformed into a mini Bavaria, showcasing some of Germany’s finest food, drinks, entertainment and hospitality.....read more

October 7 - Wynnum Seafood Festival

George Clayton Park - Wynnum Manly foreshore Brisbane

The Wynnum Seafood Festival is a free community event that celebrates the abundance of fresh fish and seafood available to the Moreton Bay region. Offering the best of the region’s fresh and cooked seafood, premium wines and craft beers together with a jam-packed schedule of events and entertainment, the Wynnum Seafood Festival is the perfect day out for families, friends, locals and visitors wanting to enjoy the best of Brisbane in the spring......read more

October 7 - Babinda Harvest Festival

Babinda Showgrounds Babinda

The Babinda Harvest Festival is an annual Babinda event. In this sugar town, it celebrates the start of the sugarcane harvest as well as celebrating the harvesting of other tropical produce from our region - bananas, pawpaws, tropical flowers and vailla to name a few. The Street parade starts at 3:30pm and there wil be fireworks at 9pm. Come along for great food, live music and entertainment for all ages. 3.30pm to 9.00pm...read more

October 7 to 21 - Torimba Festival

The Torimba Festival is Ravenshoe’s biggest community event and is held annually in October. The word Torimba is derived from Tourism and Timber. The Torimba Festival which includes the timber craft exhibition known as the Festival of the Forest promotes Ravenshoe’s heritage as a former timber town as well as marketing the area for tourists to visit. Torimba fosters community spirit and unites the town and district. Highlights include the Torimba Ball, Miss & Master Torimba funday, Mardi Gras & parade, street stalls and Festival of the Forest Timber Display. Ravenshow...read more

October 8 - Festitalia

Spencer Park Newmarket Brisbane

Festitalia is Brisbane's annual signature event and Queensland's Official Italian Festival in Brisbane. This festival will be a genuine, exciting and colourful celebration of the elements that make Italy the world's favourite tourist destination. The wonderful food, wine, music and art is a celebration of life, love and family. This year the festival has many attractions - from internationally acclaimed artists, interstate performers, dancers and a fabulous mystery headline act that is sure to please. Festitalia brings the memorable atmosphere, beverages, regional dancers, tantalising dishes and sparkling wines right here to Brisbane and is a family friendly event with many amusements and rides for kids....read more

October 13 to 15 - Oktoberfest

RNA Showgrounds/Gregory Tce, Bowen Hills

Oktoberfest Brisbane is proudly Australia’s largest German Festival and one of Brisbane’s major events! Join us over the weekends of 6-8 & 13-15 of Oktober, as we celebrate all things German. Bring your family and friends to the Brisbane Showgrounds and experience the atmosphere and spectacle that is Oktoberfest Brisbane. See the Brisbane Showgrounds transformed into a mini Bavaria, showcasing some of Germany’s finest food, drinks, entertainment and hospitality....read more

October 14 - Canterbury "30th Anniversary" Fair

Old Logan Village Rd, Waterford Brisbane

The Canterbury Fair is coming! Join the Canterbury College community our for our fantastic 30th Anniversary celebration. Enjoy performances by our talented Dance, Drama and Music students, carnival rides, entertainment, delicious food and drink, market stalls, exhibits, displays, games, prizes and a spectacular fireworks display! 1.00pm to 7.30pm - Old Logan Village Rd, Waterford...read more

October 15 - Fairholme Spring Fair

40 Wirra Wirra Street, Toowoomba

Don’t miss all the fun of the Fairholme Spring Fair! Enjoy a delightful day in very pleasant surrounds, taking in outstanding performances, a huge variety of specialty stalls, sideshow alley, the famous ‘Fairholme Fashion Parade’ and so much more! 10am to 4pm...read more

October 15 - Coorparoo State School Carnival

There's something for everyone at this year's Coorparoo State School Carnival! Come along and enjoy awesome rides, gourmet food and wine plus art auction, stalls, displays, drinks, cakes, sweets, entertainment and more. 327 Old Cleveland Rd, Coorparoo....read more

October 15 - Tastes of the Tablelands Festival

Herberton Road, Atherton

Come enjoy the full food experience from the land to the table at Tastes of the Tablelands Festival. Farmers from across the region will be selling their produce on the day allowing visitors to see fresh produce at its best. The Super Chefs Competition in the Cooking Tent will be the place to see this fresh produce turned into delicious meals by chefs of our region. In this area chefs from our region as well as apprentice chefs will cook it out to become the champion chef of the day. This competition runs all day and should not be missed. Visitors are encouraged to come dressed for a garden party as there will be lots of shade, non-stop entertainment, gourmet food and cool drinks to while away the day. 9.00am to 4.00pm....read more

October 15 - Murphys Creek Chilli Festival

Jessie Lane, Murphys Creek

This is a free event, and there's no better place to satisfy your craving for flavour and fire. You can sample everything from chilli chocolate to 10/10 tacos, to mild and savoury sauces and chutneys - even loaded slushies! Wander between tents tasting, shopping, enjoying the fun family vibe, talking with exhibitors, and hobnobbing with fellow chilli lovers. Enter the chilli chocolate challenge, we dare you! 10am to 5pm....read more

October 20 to 22 - Blackall Heartland Festival

Blackall Qld

Blackall Heartland Festival is Western Queensland's premier arts festival - 3 days of entertainment at the home of the Black Stump. The Festival is a dynamic and diverse collection of events based on arts and cultural activities. This includes a regionally produced red meat showcase and the natural assets of the central west are celebrated in all artistic forms, including an Art Exhibition, Photography, Music, Poetry, Sculpting and Painting as well as billy cart racing, Bull Ride and sheep races. The Heartland Festival is growing into a major calendar event and provides a platform for artists and foodies in an outback location....read more

October 21 - Toowong State School Hands and Heart Fair

37 St Osyth Street, Toowong Brisbane

Toowong State School is holding the Hands and Hearts Fair to celebrate the cultural diversity and uniqueness of our school. Not only do students from over 40 cultures attend our school, but we run a nationally recognised Auslan/English program for deaf and hearing children. This year fair showcases a stage show with live music and performance, an International Eat Street, Beach Bar, Preloved Market, Cake Stall, rides and raffles, craft market, and much more! Fun for the whole family! 12pm to 6pm...read more

October 21 - Redeemer College Fair

Rochedale Rd, Rochedale

Redeemer Fair is held annually on the last Saturday of October every year as the major fundraiser of the Redeemer Lutheran College Parents and Friends Association. Redeemer Fair has become a major event for the local community attracting an estimated 8,000 people each year. This year’s Fair will be held on Saturday 21 October at 2.00pm concluding with Fireworks at 7.00pm. Heaps of food, Live Entertainment, Games & Prizes, Adult Refreshments, Coffee Shop, Fireworks, Student Expo....read more

October 21 - Pullenvale Spring Fair

120 Grandview Pde, Pullenvale Brisbane

The Pullenvale Spring Fair offers a fun filled afternoon and evening for all people in Pullenvale and surrounding communities. Fair patrons enjoy a host of culinary delights against a backdrop of fun and activity including food trucks, a bar and live band, crazy hair, face painting, snow cones, fairy floss, lollies, ice cream, pony rides, animal farm and amazing rides for all ages....read more

October 21 - St Olivier Plunkett Spring Fete

17 Beauvardia Street, Cannon Hill Brisbane

The St Ollie's Spring Fete is all about the kids, and promises to be an affordable day of family fun and activities. Fun stuff includes cupcake decorating, scavenger hunt, make-your-own pot plant, lob-a-choc, tombola, lucky dips, rides and performances. Other stalls include cake stall, old fashioned lolly stall, cafe, Greek food and a delicious barbecue and much more. Amazing prizes are up for grabs in the raffles....read more

October 21 - Crows Nest Day

Centenary Park, Charlotte Street - Crows Nest

Crows Nest Day is part of the Crows Nest Festival week of community activities. The program starts at 7am with a fun run, then all day entertainment, music, dance displays, children's activities and finally the fireworks. Food will be available including a spit roast dinner. There will be a licensed bar, drinks, tea and coffee also available. You can enjoy many stalls selling handcrafts, gifts and more and there will be competitions including whip cracking, crow calling, hay stacking, tyre stacking, picnic races and a tug of war. Worm races for trained earthworms conclude with the world championship Grand Old Crow Cup....read more

October 21 - Summertime Riverfest

West End Brisbane

Summertime Riverfest is Australia's Biggest Duck Race where thousands flock to the river’s edge at Riverside Drive (opp Regatta Hotel) West End for the quackiest festival in town along with the iconic race that quacks the nation – Australia’s Biggest Duck Race! All in aid of cancer research. The festival kicks off at midday and runs through until 10pm. Waddle it be? Fun for the whole family, with live entertainment, a huge number of food stalls, rides for the kids, a licensed area for adults, and of course, the river races. Riverside Drive, West End.....read more

October 27 to 29 - Good Food and Wine Show

Brisbane Queensland

Enjoy a fun day out with friends discovering new ideas, products, tips & hints to inspire your next foodie adventure! With hundreds of local and international exhibitors, your new favourite food and drinks are only a sample away. Whether you’re into sweet or savoury, beer or wine, we’ve got you covered! read more

October 28 - Lighthouse Festival

Burnett Heads, Bundaberg

The Lighthouse Festival is a celebration of the history, lifestyle, natural assets, and culture of their region. The festival takes place in Burnett Heads with the town's historic lighthouse forming the centre piece of all the fun and entertainment. 12.00pm to 8pm...read more

November 4 - Brisbane Convoy for Kids

Redcliffe, Brisbane

The Annual Brisbane Convoy for Kids winds its way along the Logan Motorway, Gateway and Deagon Deviation before crossing in to Redcliffe where it will travel along the waterfront and finally end at the Redcliffe Showgrounds. After a hectic day everyone can chill out and spend a relaxing evening at our concert. There's carnival rides, food, drinks, a Ute and Truck Show plus much more. So, come along and enjoy a fun filled day and evening to support Redcliffe and Beenleigh Special Schools and Brisbane Convoy for Kids....read more

November 10 - Sherwood Community Festival

Sherwood Brisbane Queensland

Come one, Come all, down to the Sherwood Community Festival. This community street based festival celebrates Sherwood's sense of culture and lifestyle. Feel free to invite your family, friends and neighbours to our local event which is located on Sherwood road between Oxley road and Hedges Street. There will be a huge variety of food stalls, market stalls, rides and live entertainment! Attractions include free rides for the children; a petting farm; market and food stalls; live entertainment including bands, choirs, dance troupes; a nativity play – with live camels; a raffle and much more! 5.30pm to 9.30pm...read more

November 10 to 12 - Bonjour French Festival

Pratten Park Broadbeach Gold Coast Queensland

The Bonjour French Festival is the first French event ever on the Gold Coast. It's mission is to showcase French culture including the entire community from school to universities and businesses. The Festival will celebrate Freedom, Equality and Fraternity, providing a rich cultural experience to the local community. The entertainments will cover a full day of activities related to French Cuisine, Art, Music, educational activities and Sports....read more

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