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Banana Shire Council area


Banana Local Government Area has an arts and cultural scene which is supported by the Council. The Council has a Public Art Collection Policy which may be viewed at

Arts and Culture

Current relevant plans and strategies:

Banana Shire Council's Corporate Plan 2009-2014  | Banana Shire Council's Tourism Strategy


Festivals and Events

Australia Day Celebrations

Baralaba Show

Biloela Music, Speech and Drama Eisteddfod

Campdrafts, Gymkhanas and Rodeos

Callide Valley Show

CQ Rock and Gem Show

Brigalow Arts Festival

Biloela Dance Eisteddfod

Dawson River Festival

Fishing Competitions and Outdoor Events

Moura Coal and Country Festival

Old Wheels in Motion

Rotary Ute, Car and Bike Show

Rotary Arts and Crafts Fair

Taroom Cup

Taroom New Year Races

Taroom Show

Thangool Cup

Theodore Show

Theodore School of Ballet Annual Concert

Wowan Show


Arts and Cultural Assets


Information on local halls and venues

Biloela Civic Centre

Kianga Memorial Centre

Community Arts House


Banana Shire Regional Art Gallery

Museums and Heritage

Queensland Heritage Park

Greycliffe Homestead

Wowan Museum

Goovigen Historical Society

Taroom and District Museum

Moura Museum and Information Centre

Baralaba Landcare

Cracow Mining Heritage Centre


Arts Queensland investment

We are proud to partner with Banana Shire Council to support a range of local arts and cultural initiatives through the Regional Arts Development Fund in addition to investments through our other funding programs.

View previous funding recipients.

Other Queensland Government investment 

The Queensland Government also provides funding for local arts and cultural activities through the following investment programs: