Fraser Coast | Events

The biggest event on the Fraser Coast is the annual humpback whale migration which is celebrated on land with festivals and events galore. The World's Biggest Pub Crawl, Relish Festival and the Mary Poppins Festival are also highlights of the Fraser Coast's epic events line up.

All year round though you will find seaside markets, fishing competitions and art and foodie events happening.

Here is the full list of events on the Fraser Coast.

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Free Guided Maryborough Heritage Walk Tour

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
Free Entry
24 – 29 June 2019
Take a guided walking tour of the city with one of our local guides. Dressed in period costume, the guide will help you discover Maryborough's colourful past and take you back to a time when Maryborough was a thriving port, and the place where about 22,000 free settlers took their first steps on Australian soil.

Maryborough Markets

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
Free Entry
Weekly from 27 June 2019
Every Thursday, Maryborough's city centre undergoes an amazing transformation into a colourful outdoor heritage bazaar. Wander around over 120 stalls with an amazing array of farm fresh produce and unique wares.

Mary Poppins Festival

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
Free Entry
28 June – 7 July 2019
This year’s Festival presents a two week program of storytelling for all ages through all art forms. From music concerts backstage and onstage at the Brolga to pop up performances in the Bond Store Basement.

Tipples and Tales

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
From AU$30 - 30
Weekly from 29 June 2019
Enjoy a Tipple and a Tale in the historic Bond Store. Meet The Gauger and hear his stories of the Bond Store's past as you enjoy a tantalising experience of regional ports, liqueurs and tasting platters.

Sunday Riverside

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
Free Entry
Monthly from 7 July 2019
Relax by the river and take in the sounds of free live music. This free, laid back afternoon by the river includes giant lawn games and family-friendly, fun activities, food stalls and a licensed bar.

Night Horse Ride and Dinner

Susan River, Fraser Coast Area
From AU$35 - 130
Monthly from 13 July 2019
Experience their award winning trail ride in the late afternoon. Upon arrival at the river you will be served piping hot soup and garlic bread beside the bonfire before returning to the Homestead by the light of the moon or stars where a two course barbecue meal will reward your taste buds in their dining room or alfresco area.

Art After Dark

Hervey Bay, Fraser Coast Area
Free Entry
Monthly from 2 August 2019
Art, Music, Drinks. Be inspired. Listen to free live music and enjoy some drinks while you peruse the latest exhibitions at the Hervey Bay Regional Gallery exhibition opening night. Free entertainment, live music, nibbles and a cash bar is available.

Hervey Bay Whale Festival 2019

Hervey Bay, Fraser Coast Area
10 – 18 August 2019
There is no other place in the world that compares to the awe-inspiring, soul-stirring, up-close whale watching encounters that you will find in Hervey Bay. Between July and November, thousands of humpback whales travel the ‘humpback highway’ and arrive in the calm, protected waters of Hervey Bay.

Gatakers by Night

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
Free Entry
Monthly from 10 August 2019
Enjoy live music, delicious food and the best of local art and culture in the magical ambience of Gatakers by Night. Bring your own folding chairs or picnic rug . Casual meal options and delicious desserts available.

Hervey Bay Seafood Festival

Hervey Bay, Fraser Coast Area
From AU$8 - 8
11 August 2019
The Hervey Bay Seafood Festival celebrates the sea with Hervey Bay's abundance and variety of wild caught seafood from the pristine waters of the Fraser Coast. Escape for a warm wintery weekend and the ultimate seafood escape at the festival's signature Tastes of the Bay long lunch with Chef Andrew Mirosch or cruise your way around the seafood stands serving the regions signature Wide Bay Wild Catch and of course the famous Hervey Bay scallop along with a variety of prawns and fish by local restaurants and the seafood industry.
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