Annual Events

Cooktown Discovery Festival

The 2017 Cooktown Discovery Festival runs from 9-11 June, telling the stories that put Cooktown on the map. Focusing on the history and heritage of our beautiful town, the 2017 festival has been reinvented with a great new program.

Cape York Laura Aboriginal Dance Festival

Laura Aboriginal Dance Festival is the celebration of Aboriginal culture in Cape York. The Festival is a biennial event celebrating & showcasing the culture of the Aboriginal people of Cape York Peninsula through song, dance ceremony and performance. The performance and practice of Aboriginal dan...