Wintermoon Festival | A festival called wintermooon in Queensland.

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  • Tropical Wintermoon
    Tropical Wintermoon
  • Fun Kid Activities
    Fun Kid Activities
  • Enjoying the Stalls
    Enjoying the Stalls
  • Beautiful Swimming at Wintermoon Creek
    Beautiful Swimming at Wintermoon Creek
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    wintermoon

Program has been released !! so wrap your schedule around these times or just go with the flow :)

2016 program PDF

We also have a very simple ANDROID mobile app available for free with a map and program available here

Wintermoon APP Android

All festival camping tickets have sold !
Day tickets are available at the gate.

For further information please ring the festival hotline 07 49588390



"The Spirited Folk"

From a gathering of local folkies back in 1996, Wintermoon has grown to be an event which offers an exciting variety of music and attracts an audience of all ages and from all walks of life, who gather to share in the joy that Wintermoon brings.


The Festival is held on a beautiful property at Cameron's Pocket, halfway between Mackay and Proserpine, set against the stunning backdrop of Eungella National Park. It is bordered by picturesque St Helens Creek, which flows all year and provides a great swimming hole for our guests and performers to cool off, if they can tear themselves away from the music and other seductive attractions on offer.

The festival not only boasts some of the best world music performers from Australia, but also showcases some of our local talent on three stages strategically placed at various locations within the grounds. Colourful market stalls, food stalls, kiddies activities, craft and music workshops dot the landscape.

There is a particular focus on family, and we aim to provide an exhilarating musical experience for all ages in a safe and friendly environment.

In the words of Bruce Watson, "Everyone smiles 'hello' as you wander around. It's the friendliest festival I know. You feel like part of a community, not a festival-goer", and regarding our program, "Wintermoon punches above its weight in terms of the calibre and profile of national acts".

Wintermoon 2016 heralds our 20th festival and the return of our Labour Day long weekend. Yay! Tickets are on sale from November 1st.

Please see 'camping policy' for information regarding our 4 camping sites.

If you are travelling from interstate and give us prior notice, we can arrange pick up from Mackay airport (for a small fee).

'Set up' is welcome from Friday April 22nd (Anzac day weekend). Overnight stays up until the commencement of the festival are $10 per head per night.

We look forward to sharing our beautiful festival with you. Come and join us in the Pocket!

LATEST NEWS

All Camping Tickets Sold

We are glad for the festival that all Camping tickets are sold, we are sorry to anyone that missed out however one can get Day tickets at the gate during the festival still. For all those attending the festival it will be great to see you there  

Tents are Sold Out

Due to a great demand for our Tent Hire services they are all booked out. So if your still looking for a ticket suggest you get in now while you still can before that is sold out to. Happy Camping to all the people that managed to hire a tent with free breaky.  The only down side is getting up early enough[…]

Gossip letter

We now have our official gossip email letter. If you maybe dont use facebook or maybe like to get information sent to your email address about official things like Bands accepted, opening day for stall applications, camping situatuion etc… simply add your email to a subscribe form on this site and away u go. Its easy to remove yourself also,[…]

Tent Hire

A limited number of Double and family tents are available for hire over the weekend. Price is in addition to your festival camping pass. Includes full Breakfast for each festival day Tents are set up with mattress and sheet, you just need a Doona, pillow and personal items. Double tent (for one or 2 persons ) $150 Family tent (for[…]