Featured Music Events
Music has a special way of bringing people together and in Tropical North Queensland there’s a music festival to suit everyone’s taste.
Music3 November 2018
Yarrabah Band Festival
The community of Yarrabah on Tropical North Queensland’s beautiful coastline will come alive with some of Australia’s hottest musical talent.View event
Arts & Culture24 Aug - 2 Sep 2018
Cairns FestivalView event
Music25 - 27 Apr 2019
Outback Rock and BluesView event
Sports6 - 7 Jul 2019
Australian Pole Sports ChampionshipsView event
Music31 December 2018
Crystalbrook Collection New Year’s Eve at the EsplanadeView event
Yarrabah Band Festival
Australia’s most idyllic coastal music festival, Yarrabah Band Festival, returns with a star-laden line-up – featuring Australian musical icons and some of the brightest rising stars – as well as food stalls, local art and children’s activities, this Festival promises to be the biggest yet. Bring a chair, blanket or cushion to Jilara Oval on Saturday 3 November, take in some of the best music Australia has to offer, and see why they call Yarrabah ‘paradise by the sea.’
While you’re here
Between throwing shapes at the very best music events in Tropical North Queensland, discover what else there is to do with these hot reads.
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