Great Barrier Reef Film Festival

The Great Barrier Reef Festival is one of North Queensland’s leading film festivals and serves up an exciting program of feature films, short films, documentaries, industry talks and workshops from around the world.

The world premiere of ‘Zelos’ and Gala Opening Night will be on Thursday 7 September at Event Cinemas, Townsville Central Business District.

The weekend continues with ‘Shorts At the Sea - Official Selection’ on Friday 8 September which is held at a spectacular tropical island location in Geoffrey Bay with food and beverages available on the night. The GBRFF weekend continues at the Arcadia Village Hotel with ‘Village Shorts - Director’s Choice’ and includes a wide range of feature films, documentaries, workshops and forums - film events that will satiate the appetites of everyone from film enthusiasts to film professionals, with special events for families.

Discount ferry and movie tickets are available. You will need to get in early to secure accommodation on Magnetic Island, and to book your tickets.

Start Date:

7th September 2017

End Date:

10th September 2017

  • Bar

  • Cafe

  • Carpark

  • Coach Parking

  • Conference/Convention Facilities

  • Family Friendly

  • Kiosk

  • Non Smoking

  • Public Telephone

  • Public Toilet

  • Restaurant

  • Shop