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Herberton Events

Herberton Twilight Christmas Market

Find Upcoming Herberton Events 

Find out what events are happening in and around the Herberton region.

Bring your family and friends and enjoy some Herberton Hospitality!

Details, dates and times to be confirmed closer to the event date.

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Iron & Steam Fair at Herberton Historic Village

Iron & Steam Fair – Historic Village Herberton

Get ready to rev your engines as we are back with the annual Iron & Steam Fair, starting Saturday, 25th May.

Mark your calendars, because there is nothing we love more than a bit of steam. Don’t miss out on the action-packed fun! Click here for more

EVENT DATES: 25th May, 22nd June, 27th July, 10th August, 1st September (Dad’s Weekend) & 21st September, 2024

Herberton Military Weekend Troops & Trains

Troops & Trains – Herberton Military Weekend

Enjoy a fun weekend trekkin Back to WW11 and acknowledging and celebrating the importance of our Railway and the  Atherton Tablelands during the second world war.

Remember Kokoda and the Herberton Jungle Warfare training camps.

We invite you to dress in 40s fashion for the weekend and celebrate this Tableland history in style! 

EVENT DATE: Sat 20th & Sun 21st July 2024

Jacaranda Festival Herberton

Jacaranda Festival Herberton

A family fun weekend (Saturday is the main day with Grace Street closed) showcasing the historic mining town of Herberton. Family fun activities, local entertainment and community groups, markets & food stalls, vintage displays, Railway and Mining Museums and steam train rides.

Click here for all the latest updates or follow the Festival on social media for announcements of events, times and fun things for all the family!

EVENT DATE: Sat 19th & Sun 20th Oct 2024

1905 Peckett Steam Train - Tourism in the Herberton Region

Atherton Herberton Historic Railway

Peckett Steam Train Rides – Welcome to our fully restored 1905 Peckett Steam Locomotive along with its also  fully restored 1913 wooden passenger carriage, running from Herberton Station to the Historic Village Herberton on selected weekends.

Visit www.athrail.com for all details and online booking options

Wondecla Markets - held the Third Sunday every month

Wondecla Markets

Buy fresh produce and preserves straight from the growers. Buy Handmade goods from our local artisans. Find treasures and bargains under the gum trees at the Wondecla Oval. (opposite the Wondecla Roadhouse) Phone 0447 097 761 or click here for more.

Held the Third Sunday every month

Ghost Walks at the Herberton Cemetery

Sunset Stories at the Herberton Cemetery

Be entertained and enthralled during the “Ghostly Walks” as a cast of characters in period dress recount with sensitivity and wit, true stories of adventure, tragedy and hardship. 

Wear good walking shoes, bring a coat and a torch.


Herberton Twilight Christmas Markets

The Herberton Twilight Christmas Markets

The main street of Herberton comes alive with markets, music, food and lots of stalls!  Santa makes a grand entrance in the local Fire Engine. Get a photo with Santa and if your lucky with his Donkeys too!

You might even catch a spectacular sunset on the way home!

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Event Date: 2024 TBA

Herberton New Years Eve Street Party

Herberton New Years Eve Street Party

Dont wear yourself out over Christmas as this event is worth waiting the whole year for! The Main street of Herberton is closed off and revellers from near and far kick up their heels to live music, food and of course a New Years Eve drink or two! See the New Year in with some Herberton Hospitality!

EVENT DATE: Tuesday 31st December, 2024

Pioneer Weekend at the Historic Village Herberton, Atherton Tablelands

Pioneer Weekend 

Olden day Australia comes alive as our pioneers climb out of the history books at the Historic Village Herberton for one weekend a year. See experts in their field demonstrate blacksmithing, wood chopping, tin panning, small engines, and more. With lots of fun entertainment for the children, great local entertainment, and train rides for the family, there is so much to see and do over the two-day event.  Don’t forget to dress up with Fashions on the Field prizes for the best-dressed kids and adults.
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