Ultimate guide to family-friendly festivals in 2017 – kids on the coast

If you are looking for a break from the Christmas planning, or like to think slightly further ahead, why not start planning next year’s festival frolics? There are some awesome events taking place in our region and it’s a great way for the whole family to embrace something new, be it music, food or culture. My yoga works reviews Here are our must-do festivals for next year. Face yoga method ebook Woodford Folk Festival December 27 to January 1

Relax after Christmas and start the New Year with a bang at the Woodford Folk Festival.

Yoga in reading pa More than 2000 performers and 438 events will be taking place over six days and six nights at the festival, now in its 31st year.

The programme spans 35 performance venues and features an entire children’s festival with music, acrobats, cooking shows, workshops and wildlife experiences. Basic yoga poses beginners chart Other festival delights include concerts, dances, a film festival, acoustic jams, comedy, social dialogue and debate, an environmental programme, art and craft workshops, late night cabarets, circus performances and workshops, parades and special events including an amazing fire event.

The festival is set amid the trees with butterfly walks and ponds dotted throughout the campsite. Yoga tree stanyan There are plenty of places to grab some great festival food too, with restaurants, cafes, stalls and bars lining the festival streets. Yoga mudrasana wikipedia Tree-filled campgrounds, butterfly walks, ponds and wildlife complete the picturesque site.

Tickets are available online from $467 for an adult and $329 for children aged 13 to 17 years and $18 for children aged 6 to 12 years, without camping.

This wonderfully different free event features the Australian Sand Sculpting Championships. Yoga poses benefits each pose Watch as talented sculptors carve life-sized masterpieces out of the sand, inspired by this year’s theme “Mermaids and Mythical Creatures”. Bikram yoga montreal After a public vote, the King or Queen of the castles is announced at 4pm on February 12 and the creations will remain on display on the foreshore until February 26.

Sand Safari kicks off with the Sand Trail, which sees more than 20 works of art pop-up in hotel lobbies, libraries and shopping centres from Tweed Heads to Loganholme. Pilates plus malibu Another highlight is the return of renowned “inflatablist” Luke Egan (aka Filthy Luker). Hyp yoga He will exhibit his clever inflatable art throughout Surfers Paradise.

After a successful event in 2016, the World Science Festival returns to Brisbane offering a wide array of workshops, talks and science activities that will keep everyone’s brain ticking. Postpartum yoga poses Among the highlights for the kids is Dr Karl for Kids. Yoga routine for weight loss and toning Dr Karl Kruszelnicki will provide answers to questions submitted by children before the event, explaining them in a way little minds will understand. Sunstone yoga austin Visitors will also have the chance to engage with four of the brightest young scientific minds from around the world and South Bank Parklands will again turn into a science playground with more than 40 free immersive events for families to enjoy at Street Science!

While the full program isn’t announced until February 2, if it is anything like last year’s event, you can be sure that this multi-arts festival will delight. Acro yoga by equinox You can expect a celebration of music, theatre, dance, visual arts, outdoor events and much more. Kundalini yoga poses pictures photos It engages a wide audience and features work from local and international artists. Yoga sports science The BLEACH Junior festival will be sure to inspire children of all ages, with visual art and theatre just two of the disciplines that featured last year.

Now in its 15th year, The Gold Coast Film Festival celebrates and promotes all aspects of film and filmmaking. Open space yoga It offers a culturally diverse and engaging program for people of all ages. Full yoga workout for weight loss You can expect Australian indie gems, European drama and American arthouse. Morning laughter yoga exercises There will also be schools screenings and talks, as well as Q&A sessions with filmmakers and others in the film industry.

As well as free workshops and events, see the website for details of ticket prices for other festival offerings. The yoga room cleveland The full program is announced in March.

Linked to The Gold Coast Film Festival, QPOW on Broadbeach sees the crowds gather for plenty of family friendly entertainment such as movies in the park, roving entertainment and the much anticipated Superhero Parade.

Cooly Rocks On has become Australia’s largest rock’n’roll and nostalgia festival. Sumits yoga chandler Enjoy some great family-friendly events such as the Poodle Parade, dance championships, retro markets, Miss Cooly Rocks On and the signature Street Parade. Ashtanga yoga primary series chart Car cruises and Show ‘n Shines will be the highlight of the weekend’s activities, and will take place on the Saturday and Sunday. Yoga a luka manuel montt And don’t miss the drive-in movies, either.

A glorious festival for food lovers of all ages, set in the picturesque Scenic Rim. Yoga bodybuilding Launched in 2011, this event connects consumers with farmers so you can see exactly where your produce is coming from. Yoga pictures for 1 There is a full and varied program including farm tours, cooking classes, producer dinners and opportunities to meet the farmers and taste their wares.

While the location of this popular music festival remains uncertain from 2018, organisers have assured that it will take place in 2017 (read more here).

A superb line up of acts took to the stage in 2016 including The Strokes, The Cure and Flume and while their parents danced the nights away, littlies enjoyed their very own Little Splendour. Yoga for you Fully fenced and with workshops galore, there was even a babysitting service on offer. Yoga house of charleston Read our review here.

Queensland Music Festival is a state-wide musical celebration. Jivamukti yoga There will be events in 15 different locations, from Far North Queensland to the New South Wales border, embracing local culture and telling local stories.

There will be artists from every genre offering heart-touching and enticing performances. Beginning yoga moves The program will be announced in May and will display the power of music in bridging the gap between Queensland’s rural and urban populations.

While the dates haven’t been announced for 2017 yet, clear the whole of July – you don’t want to miss this one! With demonstrations from celebrity chefs, free workshops for kids and hundreds of different food stalls offering dishes from curry to cronuts, there really is something to get your tastebuds watering, no matter your age.

A fantastic program of theatre, music, circus, dance, opera and events such as the awesome Riverfire. Yoga classes london city While the line-up for 2017 has yet to be announced, 2016 highlights included photography exhibitions, a breathtaking aerial acrobatic performance in Troppo, kids’ favourites The Listies and free family movie screenings.

While some events are free, a range of ticketing options are available, including the money-saving Multi Tix, where the more events you attend, the more you save. Absolute yoga schedule Check website for details.

As festival goers are still basking in the awesomeness of 2016’s event, the dates have yet to be announced for 2017. Yoga software for pc However, this is a must-do. Yoga timer app 2016’s line up included singer-songwriter/humanitarian Michael Franti, pop favourite Guy Sebastian and reggae groovers Bearfoot.

Aside from the great music, there’s plenty to keep every member of the family entertained. Asha yoganandan In 2016, kids enjoyed yoga classes, drumming workshops, face painting, arts and crafts, jumping castles and much more.