Noosa Rainbow River Festival 2017

Noosa Rainbow River Festival 2017

Join the fun-filled celebration of diversity, organised by the lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) community at the Noosa Rainbow River Festival.

The festival program is:

Friday 17 March 2017:
  • Welcome cocktails at Noosa Yacht & Rowing Club, Gympie Tce, 4.30-6pm (free event).
  • Melony's Drag Bingo at Villa Noosa, Mary St, Noosaville, doors open at 6pm, dinner at 6.30pm, Balls Drop (show time) at 8pm. Show only: $15, dinner and show: $45, bingo books $5 each. Booking essential on 07 5430 5555.

Saturday 18 March 2017:

  • Melony's Rally starting from Villa Noosa, Mary St, Noosaville, 11am - 1 pm.
  • The Rainbow River Festival Spectacular at Villa Noosa, Mary St, Noosaville, 8pm-late. Booking essential on 07 5430 5555.

Sunday 19 March 2017

  • BYO riverside picnic outside Malu Os, 172 Gympie Terrace, Noosaville, near the Big Pelican, 10am - noon (free event - look for the rainbow flags).
  • River Parade starts from the Malu Os pier, 172 Gympie Terrace, Noosaville, near the Big Pelican, noon - 2pm (turnaround at Noosa Woods). This year's theme is Pink Flamingos (free event). A limited number of tickets for the official Rainbow Party Boat are available at $15 each - book with Kirsty on 07 5474 4240.
  • Farewell drinks at Red on Thomas, Thomas Street, Noosaville, 2-6pm

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