Laura Quinkan Dance Festival

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Laura Quinkan Dance Festival

7 - 9 July 2023

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The Laura Quinkan Dance Festival is an exciting biennial gathering in Cape York Peninsula, highlighting the many diverse communities, language, song, dance and stories. Witness the passing on of culture across the generations, along with showcasing the strength, pride and uniqueness of Aboriginal people.

Event Information for participants

  • Camping and nearby accommodation are available
  • Patrons attending the Festival need to be self-sufficient with their own camping equipment and power if required.
  • A sufficient amount of toilet and shower facilities will be available at the site.
  • Small fire pits are allowed for cooking purposes and must be managed by adults.  Please take notice of the Fire Emergency warnings to make sure all fireplaces are to be extinguished after use.
  • Aboriginal Rangers will assist in ensuring these rules are carried out, as there have been a few incidents with children being burnt.
  • Bottled water can be purchased on-site or bring your own. A limited amount of takeaway food stalls will also be operating at the Festival.
  • Please note that there are no ATMs available at the festival, ensure that you have
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    Ang-Gnarra Festival Grounds Laura Cape York
    QLD Australia

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Laura Quinkan Dance Festival

Ang-Gnarra Festival Grounds Laura Cape York
QLD Australia

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