Palm Creek Festival Artists 2019

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Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage Pumping the crowd at Neurem Creek Folk Festival 2018, Townsville Cultural Festival 2018 , Wintermoon Folk Festival 2018, Palm Creek Folk Cestival 2018, Tablelands Folk Festival 2017, Molly Malones St Patrick’s Day 2006-2018 Regional winners ABCTV Exhumed Band Competition 2012

4 Degrees

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stagen Day ~ time ~ Stage 4 Degrees return to Palm Creek after mystifying sellout crowds on their recent “Imaginary” tour. While concert goers and critics alike, have long debated the admitted musical genius invention, the band shamelessly continues to evolve the definition of such meaning.

Anna & Jordan

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage Anna & Jordan are an indie/folk/pop duo based on the Sunshine Coast, QLD, Australia. Their music has been described as the “epitome of original folk” taking inspiration from the history of traditional folk music and bringing it into new light that can […]


Set Times Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage Aquapella is a 60 member choir from Townsville specializing in world music with a highly entertaining repertoire that truly spans the globe. The multi-award winning choir has been singing at major festivals in Australia and released it’s third CD “Time Out” at the […]

Block Of Flats

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage The BOF came together in late 2002, with a common interest in keeping music loud and proud. The current line up of members formed up in 2014, after the retirement of our previous singer who was responsible for dragging us out of […]

Bobby Alu

MOVE. AND BE MOVED. FIND YOUR FLOW AND GO ABOUT EACH DAY TO THE RHYTHM OF YOUR OWN MAKING. That’s the theme of 2018 for Byron Bay singer, ukulele strummer and drummer Bobby Alu. It’s been a long-time personal and musical mission for the tropical ambassador, too. Amidst smooth harmonies, rhythms inspired by a strong […]


There’s an old saying, popularised by The Breakfast Club: “you mess with the bull, you get the horns”. What does it mean? Not much really. Mostly that if you do something dangerous, you might get hurt. One dangerous thing you could do would be to miss the crazy, brass based, MC led explosion that is […]

Cigany Weaver

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage Brisbane Gypsy-Jazz Band Formed out of a love for the legendary partnership between Django Reinhardt and Stéphane Grapelli, Cigány Weaver is one of Australia’s most exciting gypsy-jazz ensembles, with a dedicated and passionate following around the country. Their sound is reminiscent of […]

D Henry Fenton

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage D Henry Fenton is a singer-songwriter from Sydney Australia who is based in Los Angeles, California. “a vocal cross between Tom Petty and Roy Orbison, Fenton’s tasty guitar would sit well on recordings by either Wilbury” Rhythms Magazine 2017 He has now […]

Dan Baker

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage In the pursuit of authenticity, Dan Baker writes music designed to provoke audience extrapolation. At times following the well-worn paths of the folk tradition, he also moves away from narrative prose into poetic stylings designed not to be interpreted linearly, but merely […]

Deep Sea Creature

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage Deep Sea Creature are Townville’s premier performers of the songs and music of Tony Squires! Etheric, atmospheric soundtrack rock is just the beginning.

Don Jarmey

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage Don Jarmey… Folk session specialist, inveterate troubadour and Palm Creek addict returns…

Elena B Williams

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage Elena’s music is a unique blend of soul, folk, jazz, blues and alternative but really a sound all of her own. With a powerful voice that hits you in the heart and honest lyrics that tell stories of life as it is, […]

Fools Gold

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage A dynamic trio of acoustic guitar, bass and drums with enigmatic stage presence and featuring delightful harmonies, meaningful lyrics and catchy melodies, Fools Gold have stumbled across a winning combination. This accidental ensemble began as casual jam but quickly became a smooth […]

Freaky Bizness

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage Freaky Bizness is a nine piece collective featuring sexy horns, relentless guitar, pulsating rhythms, harmonic vocals and soaring melodies. The band has played to delighted dancing crowds at parties and venues in Townsville.

Gentle Persons Club

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage “Gentle Persons Club create an upliftingly magnetic sound that’s drenched in pure acoustic harmony. If there’s anyone I’d ever want to sit around a campfire with it’s definitely Gentle Persons Club” Gentle Persons Club explore the sound and concepts of world roots’ […]

Jesse Morris & the Shakedown

The Shakedown by Jesse Morris Band Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage Soul, roots & reggae troubadours based in the Northern Rivers Bundjalung region of the Byron Bay hinterland. A well oiled touring machine featuring the killer rhythm section of TK Dread (Fyah Walk, 420 Sound) on bass […]

Jo Davie

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage Graduating from the Queensland Conservatorium in 2017, with First Class Honours and the University Medal, Brisbane vocalist Jo Davie has burst onto the scene as runner-up for this year’s Folk Alliance Young Artist of the Year. Jo explores the boundaries of her […]

Late November

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage A 6 piece rock band based in Townsville Interests include: – Cheeky gigs – Long walks on the beach – Staring longingly into Aden’s eyes – A good time


Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage Brisbane based guitarist and singer, Majelen, is fast becoming one of Qld’s premier and ground-breaking artists in the indie/folk music scene. With a unique percussive guitar style featuring rhythms inspired from years of backpacking with her signature Maton guitar, Majelen’s music has […]

Mindful Works

Times Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage Sharn Rocco (PhD) is a meditation and mindfulness practitioner, teacher, researcher and teacher educator. Twice scholar-in-residence for the Garrison Institute NY, Sharn has published research and magazine articles on the practice and effects of meditation and mindfulness for specific populations. Sharn has been designing […]

Miriam Lieberman Trio

Full Circle by Miriam Lieberman Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage This is a singer songwriter who knows how to tell a story. With her soulful vocals, kora (21 string African harp) and percussive styled guitar, her music is both lyrical and uplifting. Added are the violins and […]

Rachel Laing

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage Rachel Laing has been performing solo on the Sydney scene since 2007 in pubs, clubs, restaurants, weddings and private functions. She is a gifted vocalist with music in her veins inherited from her musician father Geoffrey M. Laing. Rachel has released 2 […]

The Grubby Urchins

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage On the nebulous intersection of trad jazz, sea shanty and good ol’ fashioned folk sit The Grubby Urchins, a duo of happy-go-lucky young Melburnians with dirty feet, useless degrees and a penchant for the eclecticly bizarre. Armed with heady harmonies and intrepid […]

The Rosie Burgess Trio

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage Sliding from folk to blues to gypsy-roots and back, Burgess crosses more genres than state borders, giving off “more energy than an illegally sparked firecracker” Running a grassroots independent record label, touring nationally, recording a new album and working on two musical […]

The Vertigals

Set Times Tbc Day ~ time ~ Stage Day ~ time ~ Stage The Vertigals are Townsville’s own aerial dance performance group. Performing together since 2012, the ‘gals will bring a creative fusion of aerial acrobatics, gymnastics and dance to the festival air.

Woodenbong Fire Tribe


Z-Star Trinity

After taking the Australian blues scene by storm in 2018 with 100 live shows, UK frontwoman Zee Gachette returns with her power trio, Z-STAR TRINITY, featuring Beck Flatt (Blues Arcadia) on drums. Setting stages alight with their high-octane blues and raw rock passion, the trio were touted as the highlight of many a festival last […]