Fraser Coast | Events

The biggest event on the Fraser Coast is the annual humpback whale migration which is celebrated at the Hervey Bay Whale Festival in August. 

Away from the ocean, join The World's Biggest Pub Crawl, feast at Relish Festival and take the Great Nanny Challenge as the historic streets of Maryborough come alive for the Mary Poppins Festival. 

You'll find seaside markets, fishing competitions and art and foodie events happening all year round - check out the full list of events on the Fraser Coast below.

Find an event

Events
Displaying 1-10 of 10
Sort by:
Show:

Free Guided Maryborough Heritage Walk Tour

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
Free Entry
27 June – 31 December 2020
Take a guided walking tour of the city with one of their 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 2 July 2020
Due to COVID19 the markets will be practising social distancing, with smaller stall numbers and they do ask that people ensure that they practice social distancing, follow hygiene practices and do not attend if unwell.

Gatakers Artspace Exhibition Openings

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
Free Entry
Monthly from 3 July 2020
Meet the artists and discover the inspiration behind their artworks. Enjoy a drink from the licenced bar and nibbles as you wander through the gallery's latest works. Free entry. Due to current advice on public gatherings, please contact the host of this event to confirm it is proceeding as planned.

Tipples and Tales

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
From AU$30 - 30
Weekly from 4 July 2020
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.

Night Horse Ride and Dinner

Susan River, Fraser Coast Area
From AU$35 - 130
Monthly from 4 July 2020
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.

Fraser Coast Expo 2020

Maryborough, Fraser Coast Area
From AU$10 - 12
14 – 16 August 2020
The Fraser Coast Expo is the region’s largest outdoor adventure, home and lifestyle event! Over three massive days in August, the Maryborough Showgrounds will be filled with the latest caravans, camper trailers, motorhomes, 4x4's, accessories, boats and more!

Food n Groove Fridays

Hervey Bay, Fraser Coast Area
Free Entry
2 October 2020
Food ‘n’ Groove Fridays are coming back to the Fraser Coast in 2020/2021! Set to bring City Park, adjacent to the Fraser Coast Cultural Centre in Pialba alive. Come and celebrate the Fraser Coast’s diversity and vibrant lifestyle through food and entertainment under the stars.

Barge2Beach

Hervey Bay, Fraser Coast Area
From AU$50 - 50
14 November 2020
Barge2Beach is a two kilometre Open Water swimming event with a difference! Get dropped off of a Kingfisher Bay Resort vehicle barge two kilometres offshore from Scarness beach in the middle of the crystal clear waters of Hervey Bay.

Beach House Hotel Hervey Bay 100

Hervey Bay, Fraser Coast Area
14 – 15 November 2020
The Beach House Hotel Hervey Bay 100 is a long course triathlon consisting of a two kilometre swim, 80 kilometre bike and 18 kilometre run. It takes place along the beautiful foreshore of the protected waters of Hervey Bay and is run by the Hervey Bay Triathlon Club.

River Heads Rocks

Hervey Bay, Fraser Coast Area
From AU$120 - 120
26 June 2021
Boomers Unite for River Heads Rocks - Enjoy Music and Camping at this inaugural weekend hosted by Fraser Coast RV Park. Enjoy a night of entertainment. Bush Poetry competition, Singalong around the camp fire, Catering available.
Sorry, there are no results that match your search.
Displaying 1-10 of 10
Sort by:
Show: