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Kandanga is a small residential town in the Sunshine Coast hinterland which is located along the Mary Valley Highway, just 28kms south-west of Gympie.

Kandanga is best known as the home to the Mary River Festival as well as the famous Gympie Music Muster, which is located just 20kms west of Kandanga.

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The Mary River Festival is held in November each year and is aimed at increasing the awareness of the unique Mary River environment through recreation and celebration. With their yearly festival, the organisers put on a huge event with a huge range of workshops, exhibits, entertainment and children’s activities at the Kandanga Recreation Grounds (Spicers Oval).

Kandanga is also conveniently located for those who wish to attend the Gympie Music Muster. The Gympie Music Muster has been entertaining locals and visitors to the Sunshine Coast for over 30 years and hosts some of the best entertainers in Australian country music. The festival runs over 4 days and is held in Amamoor Creek State Forest, just a 20-minute driver from Kandanga. With 120 artists and more than 250 performances, the Gympie Music Muster is a must-attend event!

If you are looking for accommodation in Kandanga, check out Honeybee Farm, which is a beautiful and relaxing farm stay, just 2 minutes from the Kandanga town centre. Each cottage is well equipped with kitchenette, fridge, toaster and kettle and the property also has some great shared amenities including a large outdoor kitchen, fire pit and BBQ facilities.

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