Queensland has a number of regional events that are not to be missed! Whether it's taking part in the World's Greatest Pub Fest, or taking in some Opera in the Outback, these events are quirky, exciting, and - quite frankly - a whole lot of fun!
To help inspire you, we've included a playlist of several well-known regional Queensland events below. Just click away to get a visual idea of what each event has to offer... or jump directly to the event details below the playlist. Some of the events shown in the videos below have been and gone but don't worry, they'll be back again next year so visit this page again soon!
18 Jan to 20 Dec 2014 Free Entry
Gin Gin Wild Scotchman Country Markets are country markets held on Saturdays every weekend. At the numerous stalls there is fresh local produce on offer, craft of all variety, clothing, jewellery, bric-a-brac, plus much more.
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19 Jan to 28 Dec 2014 Free Entry
The Sunday Markets at Shalom College are the biggest and best market in the area with stalls to explore for everyone.
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8 Mar to 13 Dec 2014 Free Entry
The Biggenden Lions Club Markets are held on the second Saturday of each month and provide a wide range of goods, plus arts and crafts.
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2 to 4 May 2014
The Golden Mount Festival is a historic event that has been running since 1977 (officially). Traditionally the festival is held over three day's during the May Labour day long weekend and is a celebration of the Mount Morgan Community and its rich history.
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4 May 2014
2014 will mark the sixth anniversary for the dynamic youth festival held at Murray Sports Complex attracting thousand of locals and tourists to Townsville! GTM is Australia's only regional national touring music event and Townsville is one of five licensed all ages events on the tour and features a number of artists (including at least 10 international) who perform over 12 hours of music, across an outdoor double stage and the Moolin Rouge Big Top.
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22 to 25 May 2014 Free Entry
The FKG Tour of Toowoomba is a 4 day 5 stage cycling event structured on traditional tours with a team time trial, undulating stage, hill top finish and a criterium.
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23 May to 1 Jun 2014 Free Entry
G'Day! The Blackall Heartland Festival is a celebration in Blackall, the home of the Black Stump, Jackie Howe and the centre for Arts and Culture in the Central West.
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24 to 25 May 2014
The 22nd Annual Captain Cook 1770 Festival commemorates the landing of Lieutenant James Cook on 24 May, 1770 at Bustard Bay.
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29 May to 1 Jun 2014
Following on from the T150 celebrations, the Tambo and District Race Club celebrates its sesquicentennial at the Tambo Cup Carnival meeting.
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30 May to 9 Jun 2014 Free Entry
If you love Rock 'n' Roll, cars, dancing and live music then don't miss the chance to be part of the most rockin' event of the year! Cooly Rocks On is the new name for Australia's hottest Rock 'n' roll and nostalgia car festival.
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