Arts & Culture

Tablelands Folk Festival

26 - 28 October 2018

Event Details

Celebrating music, friendship and cultural understanding, the Tablelands Folk Festival is the longest running folk festival in Queensland. Held in Yungaburra heritage village, surrounded by rainforest and crater lakes, it features family entertainment over four days.

  • Tablelands Folk Festival


    PO Box 1368 Atherton
    Queensland Queensland, Australia

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Event Location

Tablelands Folk Festival

PO Box 1368 Atherton
Queensland Queensland, Australia

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Event Information

The Tablelands Folk Festival is a community music festival held in the historic village of Yungaburra, North Queensland.

The festival celebrates world-wide folk traditions through music, storytelling, circus, dance, crafts and features musicians, dancers, circus and fire artists, comedians and festival performers. Yungaburra is surrounded by World Heritage rainforests, lakes, waterfalls and Queensland’s tallest mountain, Mount Bartle Frere.

Intimate concert settings showcase music across a wide range of traditional and contemporary folk, blues, roots, jazz, and world music styles, plus comedy, poetry and dance. The combination of young and old, modern and traditional enhances the intimate, feel-good atmosphere.


Headlining Acts

  • All Strings Attached
  • Cigany Weaver
  • Hello Tut Tut
  • JuJu Moon
  • Justin Bernasconi
  • Jenny Mitchell
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Event Highlights

  • Jam sessions
  • Poet’s Breakfast
  • Children’s Festival
  • Street Performers
  • Street Parade
  • Craft  & Market stalls

Ticket Prices

  • Weekend ticket – Early Bird $100
  • At the gate $130

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