Boasting astonishing attractions like Mungana Caves National Park, Boireann Wines, Carnarvon gorge national park, Daintree national park, Tangalooma wrecks, Fraser Island, and the Great barrier reef, Queensland is one of the best destinations in Australia to spend some marvellous moments with your loved ones.
You can have a lot of fun with your loved ones, friends, and colleagues in Queensland in the upcoming months because the state will be hosting some of the most magnificent cultural and sporting events that will be attended by thousands of people.
There is little doubt that everyone wants to attend such events to collect unforgettable memories. Whether you talk about food and music festivals or a sporting event, people of all ages, irrespective of who they are what they do, don't want to miss such opportunities to have fun.
When you attend such events with your entire family, you feel blessed and happy.
So, if you haven't planned anything with your loved ones for the upcoming months yet, here is what you can do in Queensland.
1. Attend the 9th Annual Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art
If you are free in November, you can attend the 9th Annual Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art. Starting November 24, 2018, the event will continue to entertain the audience until April 24, 2019. People from over 30-countries are expected to participate in it; so you can explore a lot of fascinating art pieces.
The event that will take place in the Queensland Art Gallery will showcase exceptional art from the Asia Pacific. It is an art exhibition that allows you to explore creativity at its best and also help in enhancing your knowledge of different cultures.
So, if you love exploring unique videos, photographs, sculptures, and paintings, etc., make sure that you attend this event with your whole family.
2. Discover CMC Rocks Queensland
If you are a music lover, you must attend CMC Rocks Queensland - one of the most sought-after music festivals in Ipswich. Located south-east Queensland, Ipswich is a great place to enjoy country music. This 3-day long event starting March 15, 2019, is a fabulous opportunity to explore live performances by national and international musicians.
Apart from exploring country music, you can also discover some of the best attractions in Brisbane, such as Queensland Art Gallery & Gallery of Modern Art, the Cultural Precinct, and Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mount Coot-tha.
3. Enjoy Gold Coast Men's Pro
If you love surfing, then you must enjoy the Gold Coast Men's Pro in April 2019. Besides, you can also watch your favourite surfing champion perform at Gold Coast Women's Pro. There is little doubt that this beautiful place in Queensland has produced some of the most famous surfers in Australia, and this year's event will add to their popularity further.
4. Discover Noosa Food & Wine Festival
If you want to taste mouthwatering foods prepared by experts, then Noosa Food and Wine Festival is the right option for you. Starting May 16, 2019, this is one of the most awaited events of the year. This four-day long annual event allows food lovers to taste the food prepared by some of the best Australian chefs, apart from giving them a chance to explore the best wines.
You Can Explore the Following Events
- Hinterland Food Trails
- The Long Lunch on Hastings Street
- Food Events At Noosa's Best Restaurants
5. Cairns Indigenous Art Fair
If you want to up your knowledge about Australia's Aboriginal and Torres Strait cultures, you must explore Cairns Indigenous Art Fair - a cultural event that attracts a wide range of people each year. Starting July 12, 2019, this three-day long event will give you an opportunity to discover the diversity of Australia's indigenous culture. You can explore Aboriginal art and even by them if you like.
6. Explore Woodfork Folk Festival
Starting December 27, 2019, the annual Woodford Folk Festival is one of the best events that take place in the town of Woodfork, which is nearly 72 kilometres north of Queensland's beautiful capital Brisbane. This 6-day long event attracts a large number of people from different walks of life.
So, if you want to explore the works of some of the best musicians and artists, this festival is the right option for you. This colourful festival will come to an end on January 1st, 2019.
Apart from attending this event, you can explore beach holiday destinations like Whitehaven Beach in Whitsunday Islands, Basil Bay in Kenswick Island, and Rainbow Beach in Sunshine Coast.
Besides, you can also take stunning campervan road trips around Brisbane. You can hire a campervan from Aussie Campervans in Brisbane, and travel to Mt Mee, which is nearly an hours' drive from the city. While driving to this beautiful mountain, you will get an opportunity to explore fascinating waterfalls and vineyards.
Besides, you can also explore Airlie Beach Race Week Festival of Sailing, which will kick off on August 8, 2019, in the Whitsundays and Gold Coast Supercars which will begin on October 25, 2019, in Gold Coast.