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2ND SUNDAY OF THE MONTH 7am-12noon, Kennedy Hwy. 1ST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH 7am-12noon, Platypus Park, Herberton Rd. 2ND SUNDAY OF THE MONTH Atherton Show Grounds Lions Park, Louise St.
WEIPA FISHING CLASSIC June 9-11 COOKTOWN DISCOVERY FESTIVAL June 9-11 LAURA RODEO, RACES & HORSESPORTS June 23-25
CHRISTMAS IN JULY @ MAREEBA July 27-30
Grey nomads will be rolling into Mareeba to take part in the town’s 20th annual Christmas in July celebrations. The four-day event, hosted by the Far North Nomads Chapter of the Campervan and Motorhome Club of Australia is a significant event on the region’s calendar and attracts thousands of visitors from across Australia.
3RD SUNDAY OF THE MONTH 7am-12noon, Wondecla Sports Ground.
MALANDA SHOW July 7-9 ATHERTON SHOW July 10-11 MAREEBA RODEO FESTIVAL July 1-16 MAREEBA RODEO July 15-16 OAK PARK RACES July 7-8
EVERY DAY Original Markets, 9am-3pm Heritage Markets, 9am-3.30pm.
KURANDA ROOTS FESTIVAL June 19-21
Kuranda Roots will be back in its 13th year in 2017. The festival is part of an exciting Far Northern festival circuit that draws people from interstate, starting at Happy Daze in Mackay, Kuranda Roots, Laura Dance Festival and culminating in Bushweek in Rossville.
1ST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH 8am-1pm.
Innot Hot Springs Karumba Malanda
3RD SUN OF THE MONTH EVERY SUNDAY (April until 6th September), 7am-12noon.
CHRISTMAS CARNIVALE - MAIN STREET ATHERTON 2017 Date TBC
CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT & XMAS FAIR @ MAREEBA 2017 Date TBC
3RD SATURDAY OF THE MONTH 7am-12noon, Malanda Showgrounds. 2ND AND 5TH SATURDAY OF THE MONTH 7am-12noon, Centenary Park. 1ST SAT OF THE MONTH MarchDecember, 8am-12noon, Fraser Rd.
Mt Molloy Speewah Tolga
EVERY SUNDAY 8am-1pm. 1ST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH 7am-12noon, Morrow Park Racecourse.
NEW YEAR’S EVE HERBERTON STREET PARTY December 31
The night will be packed with activities including face painting, hat making and lots of family games. Food stalls available as well as local outlets offering yummy meals and treats. There will be a best dressed business competition and best fancy dress costume. From 6.30pm-1am.
TINAROO BARRA BASH November 3 – 5
4TH SUNDAY OF THE MONTH, 7am-12.30pm, Tumoulin, Ravenshoe.
4TH SATURDAY OF THE MONTH 7.30am-12.30pm, Bruce Jones Park.