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FRI, SAT, SUN
Kitchen

3rd Annual Crafty Bar

Try one of the multiple craft beers (or a ginger beer or cider if that’s more your style) from a wide r Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Ali McGann

Ali makes natural soaps, lip balms, beard oils and other goodies for the skin and body, from scratch. She Read More...

SAT
Workshop

Andrew Clermont

Andrew is a chameleon musician, stepping effortlessly from Bluegrass to Indian, Scandinavian to Old-time, Read More...

SAT, SUN
Walks Wanders, Field Trips

Andrew Franks

Andrew is the principal botanist and director of Oberonia Botanical Services, a boutique environmental co Read More...

SAT, SUN
Workshop

Andrew Hayim De Vries

Andrew is an ecological designer and inventor, passionate about composting and soil. His ‘subpod’ inv Read More...

SAT, SUN
Environmental Projects

Andrew Maitland

Andrew is a dedicated TreeHugger and a teacher, who loves silviculture, the cultivation of trees. Read More...

SAT, SUN
Ceremony

Angel Strings

Angel Strings was formed in 2004 by a quartet passionate about creating beautiful string music in as many Read More...

SAT
Workshop

Annie Meredith

As teacher, author (The Essence of Woman), spiritual healer and metaphysician, Annie’s connection with Read More...

SAT, SUN
Music Performance

Archie Roach

Archie is one of Australia's most treasured performers. His award-winning music spans 30 years. For the f Read More...

SUN
Visual Arts

Artfolk

A practising artist for 15 years, Vanessa loves nothing better than sharing her creative energy, pinching Read More...

FRI, SAT
Music Performance

Ash Bell and Sara Tindley

Two of Australia’s most celebrated songwriters, Sara Tindley and former Starboard Cannons frontman, Ash Read More...

SAT, SUN
Construction Design

A Village Called...

Three years in, the young of Woodfordia return to build a whole new town of their own. If you’re betwee Read More...

SAT, SUN
Childrens

Bamboozle

Dan pursues a permaculture life through school and community gardening. Dan is inspired by fun, creative Read More...

SAT, SUN
Environmental Projects, Walks Wanders, Field Trips

Ben Kele

Ben is an environmental scientist specialising in the treatment of ‘interesting’ effluents. He combin Read More...

FRI
Ceremony

Bob ‘2 Toots’ Robinson

An experienced didgeridoo performer and teacher based on the Sunshine Coast, Bob has been playing since h Read More...

SAT, SUN
Environmental Projects

Bob Bell

Bob is a passionate Australian native orchids enthusiast and specialist who co-leads Woodfordia's Orchids Read More...

SAT, SUN
Talks

Brian Von Herzen

At the Climate Foundation, Executive Director Dr Von Herzen develops technologies like marine permacultur Read More...

SAT
Talks

Brisbane Backyard Bees

Paul Wood teaches people how to care for bees in a healthy backyard hive, by supplying Top-Bar hives and Read More...

SUN
Kitchen

Brouhaha Brewery

A boutique brewery and restaurant situated in Maleny, Brouhaha pride themselves on producing top quality Read More...

SAT
Talks

Caitlin Syme

Dr Syme is a palaeontologist and Project Officer at the Office of the Queensland Chief Scientist. She is Read More...

SAT, SUN
Music Performance

Caravãna Sun

Sun-soaked indie surf rockers Caravãna Sun’s music encourages not only dancing and sing-alongs, but se Read More...

SUN
Workshop

Carl Pannuzzo

As a creator, interpreter and improviser, Carl is recognised as a sensitive, dynamic and fearless singer, Read More...

SAT, SUN
Environmental Projects

Caroline Jeffreys-Rady

Caroline is a qualified and experienced early childhood teacher/pre-school director. As an active TreeHug Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Carol Wilmot

Carol has a fascination with creating items using repurposed treasures both in the home & the garden. She Read More...

SUN
Talks

Cathie Schnitzerling

Cathie is ABC Queensland’s Regional Editor. She has 30 years of media experience and has been Director Read More...

SUN
Talks

Cath Webber

Cath is a founding member of the Queensland WIM committee and has worked in media for 23 years. She’s a Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Christina Haralampou

Chris is a printmaker and fibre artist who is passionate about repurposing. Working from her studio in Sa Read More...

SAT, SUN
Walks Wanders, Field Trips

Christopher Carr

Dr Carr has a special interest in insect conservation and beneficial insects in agricultural landscapes. Read More...

SUN
Talks

Danielle Cronin

Danielle – the first female editor of Fairfax’s metropolitan masthead the Brisbane Times – is a fo Read More...

SAT, SUN
Childrens, Walks Wanders, Field Trips

Darryl Jones

Darryl is a professor of ecology at Griffith University but has been so obsessed with the bizarre world o Read More...

SAT, SUN
Workshop

Dave Keenan

Dave is a system engineer and applied mathematician from Brisbane who designed his own electric sports ca Read More...

SAT, SUN
Environmental Projects

David Ahrens and Celia Duffy

David and Celia are avid TreeHuggers, caring for our nursery, the Orchid Project and leading the Sisterho Read More...

SAT, SUN
Walks Wanders, Field Trips

David Haynes

David is a co­-founder of QuestaGame, an Australian mobile game bringing people back to nature, and an a Read More...

FRI, SAT, SUN
Kitchen

Dominique Liv Kamal

Dominique is an award-winning naturopath and herbalist who has a love for all things alchemical. Her work Read More...

SAT, SUN
Workshop

Drinking and Dragons

A team of experienced players who enjoy teaching just for the love of the game, this group run Dungeons a Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Dr Sketchy’s Anti-Art School

Dr. Sketchy’s is the world’s premier alternative drawing movement. Every month, over 3,500 artists ga Read More...

SAT
Environmental Projects

Durnford Dart

‘Mr. Bamboo’ is the name by which Durnford Dart is popularly known. After serving 6 years in the R.A. Read More...

SAT, SUN
Kitchen

Elisabeth Fekonia

After a decade of learning the skills of self-reliance in growing and producing her family’s food, Elis Read More...

SAT, SUN
Childrens

Elliot Leach and Jess Mackie

Elliot and Jess have been fascinated by the natural world since childhood. They are excited to share thei Read More...

MON, SAT, SUN
Childrens, Environmental Projects

Festival Friends

Our festival friends contribute to the festival in many beautiful ways, from face painting to Tree Planti Read More...

SAT, SUN
Environmental Projects

Fiona Davy

Fiona is a private tutor, writer and animal rescuer, a member of Bats Qld and Wildcare Australia, and a v Read More...

SAT
Talks

FMTV: Food Matters

FMTV is more than a streaming TV channel – you could see them as your own online nutritionist, guiding Read More...

SAT, SUN
Childrens

Geoffrey Smith and Troy Baxter

Geoffrey and Troy are seasoned nest box enthusiasts. They are currently replacing all nest boxes on site Read More...

SUN
Kitchen

Giancarlo Molinaro

Giancarlo is the proprietor of Spaghetti Junction and a Maleny local who serves up fresh, handmade pasta Read More...

SUN
Music Performance

Good Tunes

David De Santi has been accumulating good tunes for over 30 years and wants to share them in sessions wit Read More...

SAT, SUN
Environmental Projects

Grahame and Cathy Jackson

Dedicated TreeHuggers and cycads enthusiasts, Grahame and Cathy have been leading our Cycads, Palms and F Read More...

SAT, SUN
Talks, Walks Wanders, Field Trips

Guy Webb

Guy is an agronomist who designs functional and practical microbial packages for sustainable management o Read More...

FRI, SAT
Music Performance

Hat Fitz and Cara

Fitzy and Cara’s musical style is a unique combination of folk, roots and gospel blues with old time fl Read More...

SUN
Talks

Helen Andrew

Helen is the founder of Spare Harvest, a marketplace that connects people to exchange what they have spar Read More...

SUN
Talks

Helios Brewing Company

Helios is the sun god of Greek mythology. Each morning the rising sun marks Helios’ crossing over into Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Housemade Projects

A collaboration between friends Mia Goding, Emily Newnham and Renae Belton, Housemade Projects co-produce Read More...

SAT, SUN
Music Performance, Workshop

Ironing Maidens

This is live electronic performance as you have never seen it. The Maidens use irons and ironing boards a Read More...

FRI
Music Performance

Jack Carty

Critically-acclaimed Australian songwriter Jack Carty has been making, touring and releasing original mus Read More...

SAT
Talks

James Gullison

James is the Chairperson of the Queensland Chapter of the Australian Citizen Science Association and Proj Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Jane Little

Crafty Jane is a creative who designs really fun workshops with a focus on discovering and unleashing cre Read More...

SUN
Talks

Jarra Hicks

Jarra is a cofounder and director of the Community Power Agency. Over the past decade she has co-founded Read More...

SAT, SUN
Childrens, WalksWanders, Field Trips

Jean-Marc Hero

Professor Hero’s Froggy Family have been searching for frogs, from the Amazon to the forests of eastern Read More...

SAT, SUN
Talks

Jenny Riesz

Dr Riesz is a facilitator with Climate for Change, and a renewable energy engineer at the Australian Ener Read More...

SAT, SUN
Workshop, Talks

Jeremy Bradley

Jeremy is a farmer, soil health activist and self-educated microbiologist. Sustainability, climate repair Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Jeremy Staples

Jeremy creates spaces for community engagement and provides platforms for people to be heard via art. He Read More...

SAT
Talks

Jessica Bloom

Dr Bloom has a PhD in Astrophysics from the University of Sydney – studying galaxy mergers and their im Read More...

FRI
Music Performance

Jeunae Rogers

Jeunae is a music artist from Black Mountain whose music has been described as ‘many voices’ and spea Read More...

FRI, SAT
Ceremony

Jinibara Emerging Dance Troupe

The Jinibara Emerging Dance Group have been formed, with support from custodians Uncle Noel Blair and Unc Read More...

SAT, SUN
Environmental Projects

JJ Bruce

JJ is an environmental scientist (honours), specialising in the performance of onsite sewage treatment sy Read More...

SAT, SUN
Environmental Projects

Julian Grigg

Julian is a long-time Woodfordian and a dedicated TreeHugger who works on the Soil Restoration and Fungi Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Justus Klinkhamer

With a wide variety of engineering experience in the automotive and aerospace industry, Justus has over 1 Read More...

SAT, SUN
Music Performance

Kate Burke and Ruth Hazleton

Kate and Ruth are two of Australia’s most respected and renowned folk musicians. Their vocal harmonies, Read More...

SUN
Talks

Kathy McLeish

Kathy is an award-winning ABC journalist who has reported for programs across the network, including the Read More...

SAT, SUN
Mindful Motion

Kaya Slater

Kaya is a senior yoga teacher and mentor, across many styles and lineages of yoga. She captivates those s Read More...

SAT
Visual Arts

Kirsten Fletcher

Kirsten creates dynamic and sculptural wearable art pieces in a multi-layered discipline that draws from Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Kris Martin

Formerly known as the 'weaving wizard', Kris runs a business, Artisean, that focuses on green and festive Read More...

SUN
Talks

Laura Chalmers

Laura is News Editor at The Sunday Mail. She has worked as a journalist for more than a decade, reportin Read More...

SAT, SUN
Childrens

Lisa Iselin

Lisa is an environmental artist from North Stradbroke Island. A familiar face in the children’s festiva Read More...

SAT
Walks Wanders, Field Trips

Lui Weber

Lui is a senior botanist with Biodiversity Assessment and Management Pty Ltd (BAAM), specialising in flor Read More...

FRI
Music Performance

Mal Webb

Vocal adventurer, multi-instrumentalist and looping, beatboxing songwriter Mal sings his brain-provoking Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Margaret and John Hildebrand

Margaret and John graze their sheep in the hills of Northern NSW. Winter finds them at The Channon Market Read More...

FRI, SAT, SUN
Music Performance

Mario, Queen of the Circus

A born showman and expert in both circus artistry and comedy, Mario is brimming with unbridled passion. T Read More...

SAT, SUN
Kitchen

Matt Golinski

Growing up on a tropical fruit farm on the Sunshine Coast surrounded by fresh produce has influenced Matt Read More...

FRI, SAT, SUN
Ceremony

Memetica

Specialising in giant-scale theatrical interventions and site-specific spectacle, Memetica uses the uniqu Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts, Kitchen

Merit Femino

Woodfordian landscaper, HRM Queen of the Mower, Duchess of the Dust, Merit is an American gardener bravin Read More...

SAT, SUN
Workshop

Michelle Coates

Michelle is a yoga teacher and an aromatherapist with over 16 years experience. She is the owner of Woodf Read More...

SAT, SUN
Music Performance

Mànran

Mànran’s music has an eclectic mix of influences with a central ethos built around the band’s tradit Read More...

SAT, SUN
Childrens

Nancy Brown

Nancy is an artist who explores ceramics, textiles and printing. She shares these skills in the collabora Read More...

SAT
Talks

Natalie Isaacs

Natalie is the founder and CEO of 1 Million Women, a global movement of women and girls who take practica Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Nature’s Forge – Anita Baills

Anita specialises in nature-themed and whimsical designs. Her inspiration comes from the world around her Read More...

SAT, SUN
Talks

Nell Azuri

Nell is a woman on a mission to raise the social and political will for climate solutions. A Sunshine Coa Read More...

SAT, SUN
Workshop

Nici Long

Nici is an architect, and the founder of Cave Urban, an international collective formed in 2010 to invest Read More...

SAT
Talks

Nick Hilton

Nick is a registered Acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist with prior experience and training as a naturopa Read More...

SAT, SUN
Environmental Projects

Paul Songhurst

Paul is a registered landscape architect, public space planner and educator with experience across a brea Read More...

SUN
Music Performance

Penelope Swales

Singer-songwriter Penelope Swales has been wowing audiences for 25 years with her unique blend of sassy h Read More...

SUN
Talks

Peter Harney

Peter Harney (PhD) was a member of an Non-Government Organisation in Geneva for 5 years, working to bring Read More...

SAT, SUN
Walks Wanders, Field Trips

Peter Macqueen

A horticulture teacher with an interest in native plants and conservation of invertebrates, Peter co-lead Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

RABKA Gold & Silversmiths

With over 20 years of experience in the ancient craft of silver and gold smithing, RABKA specialise in ha Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Ranu James

Ranu is a Papuan Australian passionate about creating space for expressing, connecting and healing cultur Read More...

SAT, SUN
Kitchen

Raymond Mancy

Ray is a Brisbane beekeeper specialising in supplying urban honey from various backyards within Brisbane Read More...

FRI
Ceremony

Rick Roser

Rick has been presenting and promoting Indigenous culture for over thirty years, and joins us again as an Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Rob Clark

Rob has been a signwriter/artist for more than 40 years, and as manager of SignArtogy of Woodfordia (you Read More...

SAT, SUN
Environmental Projects

Robert Price

Rob Price is a botanist who specialises in rainforest plants and threatened species. Rob also creates eco Read More...

SAT, SUN
Childrens, Talks

Robert Whyte

Besides being an author, photographer, editor, journalist, and co-owner and director of the multimedia fi Read More...

SAT
Talks

Robin Clayfield

Robin is a permaculture pioneer and international educator, group facilitator and author specialising in Read More...

SUN
Music Performance

Ron West

For 26 years, organist Ron West accompanied silent films at the Majestic Theatre in Pomona – the oldest Read More...

SAT, SUN
WalksWanders, Field Trips

Roy Sonnenburg

Roy is a wandering ornithologist involved in tours, research, environmental consulting and bird issues ge Read More...

FRI, SAT, SUN
Music Performance

Runaway Belles

Australian singer-songwriters Tash Parker and Emma Angelsey have teamed up to form new folk pop band Runa Read More...

SAT, SUN
Childrens

Samantha Jacques

ClaySpace is a calming and relaxing workshop for children of all ages, even the big kids. Sam and Reanna Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Sandra Temple

Sandra is a professional artist and illustrator, working in all mediums for more than 35 years and the Au Read More...

SAT, SUN
Walks Wanders, Field Trips, Environmental Projects

Sandra Tuszynska

Dr Sandra is Woodfordia’s Environmental Projects Officer, a biologist who loves all creatures great and Read More...

SAT, SUN
Kitchen

Sarah Lantz & Buchi Brew Co. & Fermentary

Sarah is the co-director of Roots in Nature Pty Ltd (trading as Buchi Brew Co. and Fermentary), a gut hea Read More...

FRI
Workshop

Sasha

Sasha is a world champion, multi disciplined Latin dance artist who specialises in Brazilian dance cultur Read More...

SAT, SUN
Childrens, Talks

Sean Morrow

Sean has over 25 years of experience in the landscaping industry and is the director of One Earth Landsca Read More...

SUN
Talks

Sean Sennett

Sean was the editor/owner of Time Off for twenty years, and has done over 1500 interviews, from unsigned Read More...

FRI, SAT, SUN
Workshop

Sessions

Jigs, reels and songs from Irish, Australian, Scottish and Italian styles or all ‘round good tunes - pi Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Shannon Gibbs

Shannon is the founder of Artbox, which provides inclusive and supportive Arts based workshops. She curre Read More...

SAT, SUN
Childrens

Shanti Martin

Shanti is a craftswoman with an unconditional love for children, animals and the environment. She is also Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Sisterhood of the Travelling Plants

The Sisterhood of the Travelling Plants help decorate Woodfordia with pot plants. This is the second year Read More...

SAT, SUN
Visual Arts

Sol Puppetman

An artist, puppet-maker and performer, Sol (of The Squeaking Tribe) has a passion for the unique and play Read More...

SAT
Ceremony

Sombasha

Sombasha is a collaboration of multidisciplined dancers who will take you on a journey through Brazil’s Read More...

FRI, SAT
Ceremony

Som De Calcada

Som De Calçada (pronounced: solm-jee-kalsada - meaning 'sounds of the footpath') are a fresh, young, Bra Read More...

SUN
Talks

Steve Hoy

Steve is a global utility industry executive and expert in smart grid and distributed energy resource man Read More...

SAT, SUN
Childrens

Sue Findlay

Sue is a textile artist who presents environmentally themed workshops for children to encourage spontaneo Read More...

SAT, SUN
Construction Design

Sven Dowideit

Sven and Pam want to see what YOU come up with, and will help you build almost anything – dragons, unic Read More...

SAT, SUN
Music Performance

Taraf Tambal

These old hats of the Queensland gypsy scene are Brisbane’s most elusive and exclusive backwater Balkan Read More...

SAT
Talks

The Aquabugologists

Aquatic ecologists Jon, Peter and Alisha have decades of experience researching the ecology of Queensland Read More...

SAT, SUN
Childrens

The Greater Good Movement

This crew gives back to the community through hands-on education that builds individual skills and resili Read More...

SAT, SUN
MindfulMotion, Workshop

The Joy Dispensary

Stace and Olivia aim to uplift, inspire, educate, entertain and empower you to reach your unique potentia Read More...

SAT, SUN
Ceremony

The Sacred Union Labyrinth

Robin Clayfield and her magical troupe of ceremony holders, installation artists and musicians invite you Read More...

Environmental Projects

The TreeHuggers

Woodfordia’s TreeHuggers are a dedicated and friendly bunch of volunteers who gather on the last weeken Read More...

SAT, SUN
Childrens

The Vegetable Plot

The Vegetable Plot is a fresh, funky band on a mission of love and ‘peas’. Perfect for kids, families Read More...

SAT
Childrens, Talks

Thiago Barbosa

Thiago is the director of Syntropic Farms and has been growing food since childhood. Thiago grew up as pa Read More...

SUN
Talks

Tim Low

Tim’s reports, books, articles and talks have contributed to ecological thought and environmental polic Read More...

SUN
Talks

Tom Morris

Tom is an electrical engineer specialising in sustainable power systems and the transition to renewable e Read More...

SAT, SUN
Music Performance

Totally Gourdgeous

The sounds of Joni Mitchell meet James Brown in Bob Marley’s Pumpkin patch via The Muppets! After twent Read More...

SUN
Childrens

Tracy Lewis

Tracy is a local eco artist and children’s art specialist teacher working throughout the Sunshine Coast Read More...

FRI, SUN
Music Performance

Tullara

Tullara has been making her mark across the Australian music industry since her debut release Better Hold Read More...

SAT, SUN
Kitchen

Ugly Duck Preserves

In 2017, 795,000 tonnes of fruit produced in Australia was rejected at farm level. Why this waste? Most r Read More...

SAT, SUN
Childrens, Workshop

Uncle Noel Blair

Uncle Noel is a Traditional Custodian of Jinibara Country, which was recognised in 2012 by the Federal Co Read More...

SUN
Environmental Projects

Wayne Boatwright

Wayne is a President of The Queensland Mycological Society (QMS), a group of citizen scientists who share Read More...