Festival Name: Maleny Music Festival

Dates: Typically held over a weekend in September- lovely weather generally at this time of year in the region.

Location: Maleny, Queensland, Australia.


Multiple Stages & Concerts * Music Sessions * Open Mic Spots *
Poets Breakfast * Workshops * Licensed Bars * Children’s Events *
Kids 12 and under FREE * Delicious Food & Market Stalls *
Street Entertainment * On Site Camping with Hot Showers

Founded in 2011 the Maleny Music Festival is a spirited celebration of music and performing arts that embraces the scenic beauty of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland. Located in the charming town of Maleny, this event unites artists and music enthusiasts in a harmonious blend of nature and culture.

The festival’s theme centers around fostering community connections through the universal language of music, with a particular emphasis on homegrown Australian talent. It creates an inclusive atmosphere where families can come together to enjoy diverse musical genres, workshops, market stalls, street theater, and more.

Past Artists have included: Cigany Weaver, We Mavericks, Barry Charles, Munsterbucks, Those Folk, Enda Kenny, Amaidi, The Seven of Ska, Tin Star

Website Address: Maleny Music Festival Website

Maleny Music Festival Facebook

Local Area Tourism Information:

Apart from the festival, Maleny offers tourists a chance to explore the breathtaking Sunshine Coast Hinterland. Visitors can immerse themselves in the natural beauty of the region by visiting the nearby Glass House Mountains, hiking through the Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve, or exploring the Maleny Botanic Gardens. The town also boasts a vibrant arts scene with galleries and boutique shops.