Every Spring, the township of Caloundra celebrates the popular Caloundra Music Festival. This non-profit, family-friendly event includes music performances, cultural programs, environmental awareness, and community events.
The event is held at King’s Beach, known for its vibrant nightlife and various scenic attractions, making this beach one of the most admired venues for such a fantastic community event.
Caloundra Music Festival 2024 Dates, Tickets, Lineup & Program
During the Caloundra Music Festival, visitors will be treated to a massive lineup featuring a program of broad appeal, including top Australian acts, exciting emerging artists and quality international singers and musicians.
The main stage is in a natural amphitheatre, allowing watchers to stand at the front or relax with a blanket or camping chairs on the grassy hill. The natural slope of the main amphitheatre means that even if you sit towards the back, your view will not be obstructed.
You can camp throughout the festival at the Caloundra State School, which offers camping on its flat and shady school grounds, only a short walk from the festival grounds. This is an affordable option for festival-goers, toilets, communal areas with tables and chairs, security, perimeter lighting with hot water showers, toilets, and communal areas with tables and chairs.
The Funky Forest is where kids go to create, play & explore. Times for daily workshops and activities can be found on the CMF app and at the entry to Funky Forest. Most activities are free, but some workshops will incur a small cost to cover materials. An adult must accompany all children (0 -12 years) at all times.
You should note that no public parking is available at Kings Beach Park. Catching public transport or walking from your accommodation is recommended, or you can take advantage of the free shuttle bus service. Cycling to the festival is another great alternative, as plenty of bike racks will be available.