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The Cooktown Discovery Festival will be complemented this year by Wild and Windy Cooktown - a community celebration offering a wide range of local activities

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Wild and Windy Cooktown 2018

15th – 17th June
Charlotte Street, Cooktown


The Wild and Windy Cooktown event is timed to coincide with the annual Discovery Festival and to offer both locals and visitors to the region the opportunity to celebrate life in this windy, frontier town.

The Festival has something for everyone, with a range of free events and activities as well as some unique opportunities for seeing the town, river and surrounding coastline from a new angle.

Highlight activities include:

  • Funfair
  • Laser Tag
  • Fun run
  • Helicopter rides
  • Shuttle train on main street
  • Street Parade
  • Buskers
  • Tug of War
  • Church service

More details and venues on all these activities will be available here soon.

Any queries with the Wild and Windy Cooktown activities can be found on the Facebook page.

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