Festival hits Organic Market on June 23

TRIO: The Joe Geia trio is among those performing at the Quandamooka Festival, being staged at the Macleay Island organic market on June 23.
TRIO: The Joe Geia trio is among those performing at the Quandamooka Festival, being staged at the Macleay Island organic market on June 23.

The Quandamooka Festival comes to Jencoomercha (Macleay Island) from 8am to noon on June 23 to celebrate culture, country and people.

The festival will be held in the grounds of the Organic market which promises to be a day packed with performers. These include the Yulu Burri Ba Dancers, Joe Geia Trio and  Mama Juju and the Jam Tarts.

Sonja and Freja Carmichael will present a weaving workship with other cultural workshops also on offer.

Local artisans will be showcasing their wares and there will be a great variety of market stalls to browse.

The festival food hub will include native bush food cuisine.

The courtesy market bus will be meeting all incoming ferries throughout the day at the Macleay Island jetty.   

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