QDEP Round 16 successful recipients announced

Round 16 of the Queensland Destination Events Program (QDEP) has been announced, with $546,800 in funding to support 23 events across nine regions around the state.

Event nameDestinationDates
Dust Hustle: Qld Moto ParkBrisbane21-23 May 2021
Brisbane Comedy FestivalBrisbane19 February – 21 March 2021
The PlantingBrisbane30 April – 2 May 2021
Agnes Blues, Roots and Rock FestivalGladstone19-21 February 2021
12 Towers Ocean Paddle Race 2021Gold Coast5-7 March 2021
Gold Coast Triathlon: Luke Harrop Memorial Gold Coast11 April 2021
Gold Coast Running FestivalGold Coast18 April 2021
BOWLZILLA Gold CoastGold Coast16-21 February 2021
St Lawrence Wetlands WeekendMackay11-13 June 2021
Birdsville Big Red Bash (2021 – 2023)Outback Queensland6-8 July 2021
Lost Trades FairSouthern Queensland Country 15-16 May 2021
Kingaroy BaconFestSouthern Queensland Country20-22 August 2021
Festival of HellSouthern Queensland Country6-7 February 2021
Noosa Summer Swim FestivalSunshine Coast30-31 January 2021
Goomeri Pumpkin FestivalSunshine Coast29-30 May 2021
Sunshine Coast Multisport FestivalSunshine Coast29-30 May 2021
Australian Body Art Festival 2021Sunshine Coast10-11 April 2021
Jungle Love FestivalSunshine Coast7-9 May 2021
Isuzu Queensland OpenSunshine Coast7-16 February 2021
Northern Australian Beach 5s Rugby Championship 2021 Townsville North Queensland19-21 February 2021
Port Douglas Hot & Steamy FestivalTropical North Queensland19-22 February 2021
Yarrabah Music and Cultural Festival 2021Tropical North Queensland 9 October 2021
Yungaburra Triathlon Tropical North Queensland 17-18 April 2021

*event details correct at time of publication

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