Re-launch Rainforest Way website

1 August 2016

The new Rainforest Way drive tourism route website was officially launched today. Originally launched in 2004 by the then Northern Rivers Tourism, the Rainforest Way is now managed by the Australia’s Green Cauldron National Landscape Steering Committee.   The recent work has been to update the website and the scenic drive routes to include new […]



From food and wine festivals and art exhibitions to action-packed cycling and running marathons, Australia’s Green Cauldron has a packed showcase of events. Numerous festivals and events express the spirit, creativity and diversity of the unique character and lifestyles of villages and communities that play their part in staging entertainment throughout the year.



Wildlife Week at O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat Lamington National Park

Stinson Memorial Walks – Lamington National Park

Byron Falls FestivalByron Bay



Bleach Festivalvarious locations across the Gold Coast



Bluesfest – Byron Bay



Blues on Broadbeach Music Festival – Broadbeach



Eat Local Week – Scenic Rim

Broadbeach Country Music Festival – Broadbeach

Old and Gold Festival – Brunswick Heads



Splendour in the Grass Byron Bay

Stinson Memorial Walks – Lamington National Park

Winter Harvest Festival – Aratula



Stinson Memorial Walks Lamington National Park

Botanical Bazaar Gold Coast Gardening Expo – Currumbin

Byron Bay Writers Festival – Byron Bay

Bangalow Music Festival – Bangalow



Springtime on the Mountain Tamborine Mountain

Swell Sculpture Festival – Currumbin Beach

Murwillumbah Murals Free Guided Walks – Murwillumbah

Off the Beaten Track – Canungra

Gold Coast Multicultural Festival – Bundall

Gold Coast Folk Festival – Nerang

Opera on the Park – Broadbeach

Sample Food Festival – Bangalow



Scarecrow Festival Tamborine Mountain 

Boomerang Festival – Byron Bay

Byron International Film Festival – Byron Bay

Murwillumbah Country Roots Festival – Murwillumbah

Tweed Fusion Weekend – Tweed

V8 Supercars Castrol Gold Coast 600 – Surfers Paradise



Bonjour French Festival – Southport

Bird Week – Lamington National Park

Mullum Music Festival – Mullumbimby



Sounds in the Clouds – Tamborine Mountain

Tweed Food Fest – Tweed

Byron Falls Festival – Byron Bay


Useful links to search for events and activities to enjoy during your visit:

Byron Bay

Gold Coast


Scenic Rim


Wildlife and Natural Events Calendar

Connect with Nature program