Below are some special events, deals or happenings
on the Stradbroke Flyer and on Stradbroke Island.
So what are you waiting for?
Come on over.
01 June to 31 August 2019
91 Days - 7 Major events - 2 Evening concerts - 4 workshops - June 1 to August 31
The annual Quandamooka Festival, held from June to August, in the coastal region East of Brisbane is a great opportunity to become immersed in one of the oldest living cultures on earth. Experience the continuing culture of the Nughi, Nunukul and Goenpul clans of Quandamooka, first-hand.
Learn more about Country; the sands, seas, sacred lakes, creeks, catchments and creatures found across the Redlands / Moreton
Bay islands from the Quandamooka Peoples perspective. Become socially engaged in Caring for Country, and enjoy the thrill of
experiencing wildlife in their natural environment..
The Quandamooka Festival theme for 2019 is “language” – respecting The United Nations’ International Year of Indigenous
Languages. The ‘Jandai’ language of the Quandamooka peoples freely shared and recorded in the 1800s is revitalised through
festival programs. Our theme: Jandai Wuluara, Ngaliya Wulara – Jandai Lingo, Our Lingo.
BUANGAN BIYIGI (DOLPHIN DAY)
Saturday July 6 2019 10am - 2pm
Buangan (Dolphin) is a sacred totem of the Quandamooka Peoples. You can join at Pulan Pulan (Amity) on Saturday July 6
from 10am-2pm to celebrate and learn about the ocean and land wildlife of Minjerribah. Enjoy a day of family fun
and experiences, including traditional songs and stories, dance, kids activities and environmental talks.
This event is a part of the Quandamooka festival.
24 to 27 October 2019
Tickets available from Ticketbooth
Soak up the sounds of Reggae, Roots, Bass & Island Soul - Island Vibe Festival is a 4 day multi-faceted celebration of Music, Arts and Island Culture. Our festival has become Australia’s
premier boutique Reggae and Roots event and is an all-ages, family friendly event. Featuring over 80 mighty reggae, roots, soul
and electronic acts - including Indigenous and Paciﬁc Islander cultural groups, the program also offers a diverse range of workshops,
talks and activities - including traditional weaving, contemporary and traditional dance, eco workshops, world music, live painting
21 to 22 October 2019
The Straddie Assault is Australia’s longest running teams surfing competition. It is a unique event that is
“invitation only” and brings together 16 of Australia’s premier clubs that are based between Noosa and Lennox Heads.
The Straddie Assault will take place at Main Beach Headland, Point Lookout on 21 and 22 October 2017.