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Cooktown Discovery Festival 2016

10-13 Jun

Cooktown Discovery Festival 2016

  • Cooktown Discovery Festival 2016
  • Cooktown Discovery Festival 2016
  • Cooktown Discovery Festival 2016

Cooktown Discovery Festival - June 2016

The annual Cooktown Discovery Festival includes a range of activities and events around Cooktown.  Experience the cultural indigenous performances along with local artists, music and dance - bringing Cooktown to life!

Markets, and crafts will be on offer along with a range of activities for the family.

  • Cooktown Discovery Festival 2016
  • Cooktown Discovery Festival 2016
  • Cooktown Discovery Festival 2016

2016 is set to be great with a list of activities starting from Friday at 6pm with Opening at the Sovereign Resort:

  • Luke O'Shea 6 time Golden Guitar winner - in concert Saturday Night
  • Grand Parade - Saturday 12noon
  • Pie Competition
  • Tyre Throw Competition - Saturday 1:30pm
  • Mud Crab Race - Saturday 2pm
  • Local Warrama
  • Truck Pull - Saturday 3pm
  • Tug-o-War - Saturday 4pm
  • Fireworks - Saturday 6pm
  • Eastcoasters Encounters Exhibition
  • Billy Cart Races - Sunday 9am
  • Captain Cook Re-enactment - Sunday 9am Bicentennial Park
  • Live Music & Performances and more....

​FREE Entertainment all weekend Making History Fun...Don't Miss Out!

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