Herberton and Tablelands Regional Events.

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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Wondecla Markets - held the Third Sunday every month

The Wondecla Markets

Buy fresh produce and preserves straight from the growers. Buy Handmade goods from our local artisans. Find a 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

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: 4-8pm Saturday 9th December


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: Sunday 31st December, 2023



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


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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EVENT DATE: Sat 11th & Sun 12th May, 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 to follow the Festival on social media for updates and a full rundown of events, times and fun things for all the family!


Herberton Pocket Film Festival

Herberton Pocket Film Festival

Yes it’s back! Enter your Short Films of 3-7 minutes in length, they can be shot on a smartphone and the best of those entries will be shown at a festival of short films in Herberton to coincide with the Jacaranda Festival. Click here for more.

Complete films must be submitted by: 13th October 2023
Event Date:
Oct 2024 TBA

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.