Atherton Tablelands - a region including townships of Atherton, Malanda, Mareeba and Millaa Millaa. Not only beautiful & scenic, the Tablelands is also a haven for creativity & talent which at times, appears hidden away. There are a few key venues with regular live music and also some live theatre events in the region and we hope to cultivate audience engagement by presenting this page..
The Atherton International Club is a mainstay for community events, dining out and live music in the region. Find out what's on by clicking on the name above or the pic.
Malanda Theatre Company Inc is an amateur theatre production company which has its home at the magnificent Majestic Theatre Malanda. The MTC runs two to three shows a year and is active in providing workshops and sponsorship to develop local talent.
We are delighted to welcome not just actors, directors and producers, but anyone who can do anything to help with our productions. A theatre is a microcosm of the whole world, so anything you can do can be useful! We pride ourselves in our friendly and co-operative atmosphere.
Tablelands Music Lovers is a incorporated not for profit community group. supporting local, live music and entertainment within the community. A wonderful community initiative driven by committed volunteers who are dedicated to fostering local talent on a long term basis. Find out what's on by clicking on the name above or the pic.
Amidst the serenity of the rainforest, mountains and crater lakes, the heritage village of Yungaburra comes alive on the 4th weekend of October each year, with this vibrant, creative festival. Celebrating music, friendship, and cultural understanding, Tablelands Folk Festival is an outstanding community event, completely run by volunteers for over 35 years.Visitors to Tablelands Folk Festival are impressed to find such quality talent, live and original, across so many genres including Traditional and Contemporary Folk and World Music, Blues, Jazz, Gypsy Jazz & Swing, Flamenco, Reggae, Country and Rock. Internationally renowned acts perform alongside emerging local talents in a variety of venues throughout the Village.From the big stage to the more intimate and casual, visitors are sure to find music to lift their spirits, freshen their mind and get their toes tapping.Our 3-day event includes Concerts, Workshops, Comedy, Buskers, Poets Breakfast, Health & Wellness Fair, Market Stalls, Songwriter Competition, Childrens Festival & Parade, & the famous Pub Verandah non-stop Traditional Folk Sessions.