Get swept away at the Redcliffe KiteFest

Families will get swept away in the fun, colour and excitement of the annual Redcliffe KiteFest where kites of all shapes and sizes fill the sky. 2017 will be the biggest KiteFest yet with a huge contingent of international and domestic kite flyers set to come together in Pelican Park.

Redcliffe KiteFest 2017 is the Ultimate Kids Weekend. The whole family will love the markets, huge array of love music and amazing roving performers. Check out the massive 2017 program below. See you there!


Event Details

Date: Saturday 26 August and Sunday 27 August 2017
Time: 9am – 4pm daily
Location: Pelican Park, Hornibrook Esplanade, Clontarf



Adults: $8.00 (16 years and over)
Concession: $5.00 (valid concession or student card must be presented at the gate)
Child: $5.00 (15 years and under)
Family Pass: $20.00 (Includes 2 adults and 2 children OR 1 adult and 3 children)

Children under of the age of 2 are free of charge.
Disability carers get in for free with identification

Tickets will be available to purchase online and at the gate. 

Sky Zone

Look up and be amazed at majestic kites as they fill the air with colour and excitement. Featuring kite flyers from around the world, be enchanted by their brilliant creations and incredible expertise. The sky will also play host to the thrills of aerobatic air displays, occurring twice daily.

USC Main Stage

KiteFest 2017 brings you the very best entertainment for the whole family. Get ready for the best musicians from South-East Queensland guaranteed to get those feet tapping. The kids will also be thrilled with Paw Patrol and Trolls Live. 2017 is shaping up to be the biggest and best KiteFest yet!

Bupa Splatt Nation

Be amazed within the Bupa Splatt Nation interactive zone with exciting “hands on” activities and workshops. From all things colour and mess to sponge attacks and beautiful chaos, Bupa Splatt Nation is the emporium for creativity and the unimaginable!

Cleanaway Ocean Zone

Don’t miss the action on the water when the Cleanaway Ocean Zone comes to life. The team from H20 will deliver a show of thrills with Jet Ski Kites, high speed jet ski stunt routines and the famous Flyboards return to wow crowds! The water will also feature windsurfing and kitesurfing demonstrations throughout the day!

Brisbane Events KiteFest Karnival

Roll up, roll up! If you are looking for rides and amusements, then look no further than the Brisbane Events KiteFest Karnival. Featuring a host of rides, you will be able to experience the thrill of a Karnival right here at KiteFest!

Sesame Lane KiteFest Kidz Zone

The Sesame Lane KiteFest Kidz Zone is a fun-filled zone just for kids. As you enter the gates of the Redcliffe KiteFest, simply make your way to the right and enter a world that’s bursting with fun, colour and entertainment, with a range of free and low cost attracting, performances and activities specifically for children aged under 10. There are heaps of free activities on offer at this year’s Sesame Lane KiteFest Kidz!

Roving Performers

Make sure you say “hi” to some of the friendly characters who will be roving around KiteFest over the weekend! Don’t miss the Fluffy Monster (10.00am & 11.30am), Flower Power (12.00pm, 1.30pm, & 2.30pm), Rainbow Stilt Walker (1.00pm, 2.00pm, & 3.00pm) and Bubblewoman (9.30am, 10.45am, & 11.45am).

KiteFest Food, Drinks & Markets

Hungry? Visit our foodcourt located on site. If a snack is what you are after, then relax and enjoy a treat from the huge variety of food and beverages on offer. And don’t forget to visit our bar, located in front of the main stage!

Browse the hundreds of market stalls at KiteFest and find something special to take home! Visit the stalls in KiteFest Kidz for something for the littlies. Featuring quality providers across the site, KiteFest truly provides a unique shopping experience.

Black & White Cabs Bar

Don’t forget to quench your thirst at the Black & White Cabs Bar! Featuring the best view of Bramble Bay, and placed in front of the USC main stage, pull up a chair and enjoy an ice cold beverage or snack from the bar!

Proudly supported by Black & White Cabs


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