Floodfest 2011

Floodfest 2011 – Forest of Tranquility

Floodfest 2011 – Saturday 26th March, 2011

Gates Open 11:30 am. Entertainment Starts 12 noon.

Local Performers from all corners of the Coast from diverse musical genres are converging in the park’s flood zone – a natural amphitheater – donating their talent to create a musical sound scape in the rainforest to raise funds for the flood and cyclone appeal. Entertainment, Games, Challenges and Rainforest Walks. Bring your gold coins to enter.

There will be stalls, food, tea house and BBQ. Our local bush tucker man, Jake Cassar will take you on a rainforest walk. Park entry and competition proceeds will be donated to the Queensland Premier’s Flood Appeal.

ENTRY FEE:Family (2 adults, 2 children) $30.00. Adult $15.00, Concession $10.00, Child (7-16) $6.00.

No Credit card facilities are available on site. Please use our Prepaid Ticket option below to pay by credit card.

PREPAID TICKETS:Ticket price includes a booking fee and credit card charges. (30 cent fee per ticket and a 2.1% + 50c fee per credit card transaction) You will be issued with a ticket that you will need to print out and bring along on the day of the event.

VOLUNTEERS: Free entry – so contact us if you want to help!

Times What’s happening Name of Act Details
12:00-12:30pm   Paul Robert Burton’s Touring Act  
12:30-1:00pm CC Barbershop Chorus Sound Waves Acoustic 15-30 male singers
1:00-1:45pm Songs for Mother Earth This n That’s That 4 Piece – 3 Vocals, 2 guitar,violin,congo djenbe chimes rainstick
1:45-2:00pm Blues Finger Picking Amanda Broberg Guitar, vocal plus That’s That Vocals and Bass
2:00-2:25pm   Michael Peters Vox Guitar
2:30-3:00pm Old Time Blues Trio Redford Cady and von Finster 3 piece – 3 vocals, harmonica, guitar, bass
3:10-3.45pm   Rocwater 3 piece Guitar Bass 3 vox
3:50-4:20pm   Blues Angels 3 piece – 3 vocals, harmonica, 2 guitars, banjo, mandolin and drums
4:20-4:35pm   Peninsula Dance and Theatre School  
4:40-5:10pm   Games with Fran and Maria  
4:40-5:20pm   Jake Cassar Talk and Rainforest Walk
5:20-6:05pm   Beeswing 4 piece – 3 vocals, guitar, flute, bass and mandolin
6:05-6:35pm   Paul Eagle Sitar and drum
7:30pm Earth Hour Update
Candles for sale for $1.00 at the kiosk.
All proceeds to flood relief.
7:45-8:20pm   Daxton Award winning country artist
8:30-8:44pm Earth Chant to open Earth Hour Rut Frohlich and Kate Vocal and Guitar
8:45-9:30pm   Lighting of cnadles. Acoustic Sing-along Earth Hour By Candlelight
8:30-10:00pm   One Johnathon Reggae Band

In the event of wet weather the event will be rescheduled. Please check this website on the day if weather conditions warrant it.

If Flood Fest in the Forest is cancelled by bad weather all monies refunded by Trybooking will be refunded. However you can still elect to donate the concert fee to the Queensland Premiers Flood Appeal and we will pass it on to them.

PLEASE NOTE: The 30 cent Trybooking processing fee cannot be refunded unless Trybookings agrees it falls within their policy guidelines.

PARKING: Limited parking on site $2.00. Please car pool with friends

Thanks to local sponsors/supporters:
Forest of Tranquility, Suntonestudios@gmail, Rent A Fence Central Coast, BetterbyDesign, Whistle Hill Productions, Unique Ceremonies, Femme Events Pty Ltd and Brackets and Jam.

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