Welcome to Maleny – Discover the Magic
You will want to return time and time again. To help you plan your visits here are our annual events.
Australia Day Event: 26 January annually
The Maleny Film Society’s annual Australian Film Festival is held in January each year at the Maleny Community Centre in Maple Street. The link to the Maleny Film Society provides information about fortnightly screenings, special events details of the next year’s Film Festival as time draws near.
Bunya Dreaming: 26 January annually
Flame Hill Vineyard and Restaurant at Montville hosts the ‘Stomp’ festival in February each year to celebrate the conclusion of another successful harvest and vintage. If you would like to be notified when tickets for Stomp 2019 are on sale please email Flame Hill.
Anzac Day Services: 25 April annually
Maleny Quota Quilt Show: Labour Day long weekend annually
Maleny Wood Expo: Labour Day long weekend annually
Held in May each year at the Maleny Showgrounds, the Wood Expo is designed to promote sustainable use of our beautiful native timbers through the work of local and regional wood artisans. The Expo is recognised as one of the best wood shows in Australia.
Gardening on the Edge is a Garden Trail and Garden Market providing an opportunity for locals and visitors to the area to see a number of beautiful gardens at the one time and to attend the Garden Market at the Maleny Showgrounds.
This family friendly festival is renowned for its relaxed, intimate and casual atmosphere. You will enjoy acoustic based acts, dance bands, comedy, poetry, workshops and street entertainment, food and market stalls combined with on site camping.
A great day out for the family – horse events, rodeo, woodchop, chainsaw post ripping events, pavilion exhibits, sideshows, pig racing, laser light show at 7.15pm, bar & band till 10pm. [Facebook login required.]
This annual event is staged to welcome all newcomers to the Maleny and surrounding communities. Newcomers are given an information pack and have the opportunity to meet other new-comers & locals, local business owners, members of community organisations, local residents, as well as our major sponsors; the Maleny IGA and Sunshine Coast Council.
Kenilworth ArtsFest: 28 September – 1 October, 2018
Maleny Quilt Show: 29-30 September, 2018
Maleny Lions Mountain View Challenge: 14 October, 2018
Handmade in Maleny – Christmas Fair: 23-25 November, 2018
Maleny Street Christmas Carnival: 14 December, 2018
An event full of great food stalls, local talented musicians, fun rides and activities for the kids. Hosted by Maleny Commerce.in Maple Street close to Christmas each year. Check the Maleny Commerce Events page for updates.
Woodford Folk Festival: 27 December, 2018 – 1 January, 2019
The Woodford Folk Festival is held annually over six days and six nights. The festival programme features concerts, dances, street theatre, writers’ panels, film festival, comedy sessions, acoustic jams, social dialogue and debate, folk medicine, an entire children’s festival, an environmental programme featuring talks, debates and films, art and craft workshops, circus performances and workshops, late night cabarets, parades and special events.