The large crowd at Junk Fest dancing and looking towards the dancer/choreographer on the stage.
An entered junk sculpture from 2022. A bower bird and bower (nest) made out of straws and botle tops
Sandridge band performs on a stage with smoky blue lighting. 3  guitarists & 1 drummer are playing.

Junk Festival Katherine

Junk Fest is a festival about bringing community together from across the massive Big Rivers to play creatively through making art with trash.

dance, music.

It is a celebration of the region, whilst also reflecting how our actions as consumers can have catastrophic effects on our environment.

- Live music

- Local dance performances

- Crowd dance

- Junk sculpture exhibition - made by locals - welded, non welded etc.

- Announcement of Junk sculpture and fashion category winners - with Big prizemoney

- Junk fashion and junk hat parade

- Junk play area for kids

- Raffles – buy a PFAS water sample container (an empty one) to win various prizes.

- Food, drinks.

Gold coin donation for entry.

  • Information

    Saturday 3 June 2023


    • Cafe
    • Carpark
    • Family Friendly
    • Kiosk
    • Non Smoking
    • Public Toilet
    • Shop / Gift Shop
    • Free Wifi


    Welcomes and assists people who have challenges with learning, communication, understanding and behaviour. (includes people with autism, intellectual disability, Down syndrome, acquired brain injury (ABI), dyslexia and dementia) Caters for people who use a wheelchair.

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