The annual Maize Festival event began fifty-five years ago, in 1962, when the Atherton Branch of the Queensland Ambulance Transport Brigade held the first-ever Maize Festival as a means for raising much-needed funds in the local Atherton Tablelands community and to celebrate the annual Maize harvest.
While you're here
Hit the famous waterfall circuit, uncover those less known or stretch a little further and take a dip in Australia’s widest, single-drop waterfall on the Atherton Tablelands.10 Waterfalls
The Atherton Tablelands are the kind of place you want to take at your own pace. Jump in a car and head inland to tick off these must-do experiences.7 Great Reasons to Head to the Atherton Tablelands