Yarrabah Music and Cultural Festival features local music, visual arts and flavours. Some of Australia’s brightest stars showcase the incredible artistic talent emerging from the Yarrabah community.
The festival is a full-day of live music, food stalls, local art and kids rides. With some of the best musical talent Australia has on offer taking the stage, there’s the perfect mix of the music you love and acts you’ll fall in love with. Best of all, the event is free! All ages event. Alcohol-free event.
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Yarrabah Band Festival
Yarrabah Band Festival is proudly presented by Queensland Music Festival, Yarrabah Aboriginal Shire Council and Tourism and Events Queensland.