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  • Clash of the Paddles

    Beyond scuba diving, there are many other water sports that attract travellers to the Great Barrier Reef. One of the biggest events of the year is Clash of the Paddles, held annually in Hamilton Island. This exciting racing event takes place over four days…

  • Queensland Music Festival

    The Queensland Music Festival is a state-wide celebration of music that takes place biennially. It has been a tradition since 1990, starting out as the Brisbane Biennial Festival of Music. The festival is usually in July where a variety of artists, both wi…

  • Gympie Music Muster

    Celebrating music has never been more enjoyable than at the Gympie Music Muster. Since 1982, music lovers have flocked to Gympie Muster to enjoy many genres of music, with country music being the main emphasis.

  • Big Pineapple Music Festival

    The Big Pineapple Music Festival opens at 11am and runs until 11pm. This is undeniably one of the best music festivals in Queensland.

  • Great Barrier Reef Marathon

    Runners (and their supporters), start your engines and mark your calendars for November 9, 2014, for Port Douglas and the Great Barrier Reef Marathon Festival. Even if you won't be pounding the blacktop here this November, you don't want to miss the territ…

  • Noosa Festival of Surfing

    Come on out to Noosa and enjoy one of Australia’s best-known activities — surfing. At the 2015 Noosa Festival of Surfing, you and your group can enjoy surfing competitions and much more.

  • World's Greatest Pub Fest

    Drink for a cause during the 2015 World’s Greatest Pub Fest in Maryborough, Hervey Bay. While dates are yet to be confirmed, the pub fest offers participants the chance to crawl for a cause in support of the event’s official charity, Coast Guard Sandy Stra…

  • Whale Watching Season

    If whale watching is on your bucket list, then a trip to Hervey Bay in the Queensland area is the place to go. A holiday to see the whales in their natural habit as they make their way to Antarctica is one that will surely be remembered for a lifetime. Boo…

  • Surfers Paradise Festival

    Enjoy one of the premier Gold Coast events at the Surfers Paradise Festival. The 2015 event is slated to be bigger than previous years and will be a sure winner for your holiday activities. Everyone in your group will enjoy the food, art, music, and cultur…

  • Garter Belts and Gasoline

    Garter Belts & Gasoline, which enters its sixth year in 2014, is a highly anticipated event that combines two elements of 1950s nostalgia: fast cars and burlesque. But there's much more to the festival, such as live rockabilly, jump blues and alternative c…