Australia’s largest busking music festival comes to the Sunshine Coast this spring

Over 300 performers, from live music to dance and circus, with a picturesque location on the Lake Kawana Eastern Foreshore – Buskers by the Creek is all set to deliver the good vibes this spring on the Sunshine Coast.

If you love music – especially homegrown music – you’re not going to want to miss this busking festival, which is returning bigger and better than ever before with even more incredible entertainment for three back-to-back days!

Not sure what to expect? Read below for everything that’s coming to Bokarina in October.

Buskers by the Creek Sunshine Coast

What began as an intimate festival in Currumbin Gold Coast is now one of the biggest events the Sunshine Coast has on its yearly calendar.

Buskers by the Creek once voted Queensland’s Best New Event, pulls together the best buskers and street performers in Australia, showcasing their talents over a vibrant three-day festival that welcomes people of all ages and tastes.

Boasting more than 300 artists – from up-and-coming music artists to circus performers, stuntmen and more – Buskers by the Creek is the ultimate event for discovering new street talent and the freshest performers on the Australian music scene.

The festival features multiple stages, roving performers and an additional entertainment program that includes BMX, skateboarding, cabaret, circus and more.

As with each year, Battle of the Buskers is gearing up to deliver an explosive evening packed with entertainment. There will be more to enjoy at “Loveland”, plus hundreds of undiscovered talent to get to know with “Discover the Undiscovered”.

And if that’s not enough, The Kids Zone will feature free activities and workshops, with all the festival food you could want at Buskers by the Creek Galley Grub.

With a stunning backdrop and location on the lakeside of Lake Kawana in Bokarina Sunshine Coast, Buskers by the Creek 2021 isn’t to be missed this spring if you love live music, sunshine and good vibes on the coast.

Don’t miss it – Buskers by the Creek 2021 will take place in Bokarina for THREE days on October 29, October 30 and October 31. 

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If you’re planning a weekend escape on the Sunshine Coast for Buskers by the Creek, save on accommodation today with our choice of cheap accommodation Sunshine Coast motel rooms at Sunshine Coast Motor Lodge.

Situated in Nambour – just a 20-minute drive from Bokarina – we offer budget Sunshine Coast accommodation with rates that are among the cheapest in the region!

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