Knitfest is an exciting 3-day Yarn & Fibre Arts Fair celebrating fibre arts and crafts, embracing the whole community of Maleny.
They yarn bomb and decorate Maleny so the town becomes a centre of art, creativity, yarnbombing, workshops, music, trade stalls and craft markets.
Knitfest Yarn & Fibre Arts Fair 2024 Dates, Program, Maleny QLD
Knitfest features competitions for community groups, art associations and skilled artisans to decorate trees in the beautiful streetscapes with handmade art installations made of yarn and fibre.
There are also several smaller competitions for the Best Beanie, Scarf, Shawls, Tea Cosy, etc. There are great prizes too!
Knitfest is a not-for-profit community Group run by volunteers headed by Festival & Creative Director Debs Swain. They rely on their wonderful sponsors and Community Grants for funding each year.
The Knitfest Yarnbombing Team meet each Tuesday from 10am – 12pm in the Courtyard at the Maleny Neighbourhood Centre, Bicentenary Lane, to work on this year’s projects to decorate the town during the event.