Kuranda Roots is back at our favourite venue - the glorious Billabong, only 3km from Kuranda village. The festival site is situated around a picturesque billabong amongst hundreds of acres of rainforest and parkland. There are camping facilites, a licensed bar and a market village.


John‘s Kuranda Bus departs from the Orchid Plaza bus stop with several runs daily, also airport drop offs (and pickups) For enquiries call John: 0418 772 953

Trans North have a Kuranda/Cairns Shuttle (and Cairns Kuranda Atherton service) departing from Cairns Central (at train station) and can do airport drop offs, For enquiries Trans North ph. 0400 749 476

The Kuranda Roots Shuttle Bus departs on the hour from Coondoo St stop opposite Centenary Park; $5 each way; drops you off to your doorstop in local vicinity. There will also be half hourly pick ups from venue 11pm-12.30pm on all three nights. For more info contact: Mark ph. 0437 440 996


From Cairns: Drive north on Sheridan St (Cook Highway) for 12km.
Turn left at the Smithfield Roundabout (look for the Kuranda/Mareeba sign) and then follow the Kennedy Highway up the range for 10km.
Drive 1 km past the Kuranda Village turnoff then right onto Warrel Drive, then take the first quick left up Mt Haren Rd and follow the signs to the Festival site.

Please drive slowly, safely and respectfully.