Coalfest 2024


Take a step back in time at the Burrum Coal Discovery Festival on Saturday, 13 July 2024.

Burrum Coal Discovery Festival (Coalfest) is an annual event held in July. 

Immerse yourself in the history and heritage of the Burrum District.

Activities, entertainment and displays include:

  • Street parade with locals in costume
  • Era-related cooking, including a camp kitchen
  • Live entertainment
  • Sports
  • Mining history on display at the Howard Museum.
  • Old equipment, skills and tasks of the past
  • Rope making
  • Blacksmithing
  • Wood chopping
  • Wood carving
  • Decorative arts and crafts
  • Multicultural cuisine
  • Live entertainment
  • Children’s rides and activities
  • Show and Shine featuring participants from local car clubs.

For more information, visit the Coalfest Facebook page:

Coalfest 2024