Palm Creek 2022 ~ An ABC Audio Record

This is why we love our ABC.  Thank you so much for coming out to make an audio record of this year's festival! You can listen to it here...

Palm Creek Festival 2022 ~ Line Up

PALM CREEK FOLK FESTIVAL

9-12 JUNE 2022

FOOTS HILL STATION
PRESENTED BY THE TOWNSVILLE FOLK AND ACOUSTIC MUSIC CLUB AND KB CATTLE

Join us for a 'celestial' celebration of music, arts and culture at Foots Hill Station.

Now in our 31st year at a relatively new site, Palm Creek Folk Festival will feature the best talent our region has to offer along with some great imported bands from around the country, local artists, workshops, food and retail stalls and of course the kids Fest.

Enter in the 2022 Townsville Folk Club Songwriting Competition and/or Amnesty International Townsville Songwriting Competition.

Competitions will be held concurrently across two days at the Jam Tin Stage between 09:00 am- 10:00 am Saturday, and 9:45 am -10:45 am Sunday.

Entrants are required to place their name and song title on the blackboard (besides the Jam Tin Stage) assigned for the competition they wish to enter up to an hour before the competition commences.

One song per act per competition. You can enter one into both categories.

Category one: The 2021 Amnesty International Townsville Songwriting Competition requires all entries to fit a Human Rights theme.

Subjects include:

- Refugee Rights

- End The Death Penalty

- Anti-racism

- Women’s Rights

- Protect Protest

- Indigenous Justice

- Political prisoners

- Climate Justice

- LGBTQIA+ Rights

Category two:  The 2021 Townsville Folk Club Songwriting Competition has no subject requirements.

Each Category carries a prize of $150 for first place and two $50 runner-up prizes.

Winners will be announced and invited to perform at the festival’s Closing Ceremony on Sunday

afternoon.

Both competitions will be adjudicated by an expert panel appointed by the Palm Creek Folk Festival Programming Crew.

These judges are Lofty Heyts (Block Of Flats), Peter Hanley (Amnesty

International) and Dan Baker (dan baker & The Bookmakers).

PALM CREEK FESTIVAL 2022 TICKETING OPTIONS

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Ticket TypeCampingAdultYouthChildBaby
FULL SEASON PASS
From 10am Thursday 9th June
to 10am Monday 13th June 2022

4 nights$280$135$60$0
WEEKEND CAMPING PASS
From 8am Friday 10th June
to 8pm Sunday 12th June 2022

2 nights$220$100$40$0
ONE NIGHT STAND - (Saturday night only)
From 8am Saturday 11th June 2022 until 8pm Sunday 12th June

1 night$120$60$20$0
SUPER SATURDAY BIG DAY OUT TICKET
From 8am on Saturday

No camping$70$15$0$0
SUPER SUNDAY FUN DAY
From 8am Sunday
No camping$50$10$0$0

FULL SEASON PASS

All Season Pass - $280.00
Entitles ticket holder to be on festival grounds from 10am Thursday 9th June to 10am Monday 13th June 2022. That's 4 whole nights of camping!!

WEEKEND CAMPING PASS

Beaut Weekend Pass - $220.00
Entitles ticket holder to two nights camping at festival from 8am Friday 10th June to 8pm Sunday 12th June 2022.

ONE NIGHT STAND

One Night Stand - $120.00
Entitles ticket holder to camp at the festival for one night from 8am Saturday 11th June, 2022 until festival finish Sunday evening. Saturday night only.

SUPER DAY OUT TICKET

CHOOSE BETWEEN SATURDAY or SUNDAY ONLY

Super day out Ticket - $70.00
STRICTLY NO CAMPING. These tickets are valid from 8am on the day of purchase 2022. Only 400 a day available. Choose between Saturday or Sunday.

Nightly Telescope Viewings With NQ Starshine

A Celestial Treat

A huge thanks to Alan and Susan from NQ Starshine who will be onsite with their fancy telescopes for us all to check out Foots Hill's Amazing clear skies.

Nightly telescope viewings Friday and Saturday. Times TBA. Check at the Merchandise tent for times and listen for announcements at the stages.

PALM CREEK FESTIVAL 2022

PALM CREEK 9-12 JUNE 2022

FOOTS HILL STATION
PRESENTED BY THE TOWNSVILLE FOLK AND ACOUSTIC MUSIC CLUB AND KB CATTLE

Join us for a 'celestial' celebration of music, arts and culture at Foots Hill Station.

Now in our 31st year at a relatively new site, Palm Creek Folk Festival will feature the best talent our region has to offer along with some great imported bands from around the country, local artists, workshops, food and retail stalls and of course the kids Fest.

A Taste Of Palm Creek @ The Herbert • Saturday 7 May

Palm Creek Folk Festival is teaming up with the Herbert Hotel to bring some folk festival vibes to Townsville City on Saturday 7th May, 2022.

'A taste of Palm Creek Folk Festival' will feature live music from six bands performing at the festival from 9-12 June at Foots Hill Station. We will also have 'A TASTE' Circus Alabanza, who will deliver this year's spectacular fire show at the festival.
There will be prizes and giveaways at the Herbert to mark this occasion, and tickets for The Ultimate Palm Creek Festival Raffle will be on sale.
Tickets are $10, and the prize includes two adult tickets (refunded if already purchased) and the opportunity to reserve your campsite of choice. Also included in the award is a 43L Cool Ice Esky, Webber Black Baby, Q 183cm table, 3x3m Gazebo, 4kg gas bottle, 3x3m mesh Floor, 2x quad fold-out chairs, and a Wander multi-function USB lantern.
This is an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in attending the Palm Creek Folk Festival to come along and get A TASTE of what they can expect at the best live music and camping weekend in North Queensland.
We would also love new and old friends to drop in and say hi. So if you have ever been to Palm Creek Folk Festival, dig deep, find your favourite shirt, and we will see you there.