Rockhana Gem and Mineral Festival

Visit Cloncurry the first weekend in July for the annual Rockhana Gem and Mineral Festival. The three-day Festival showcases local fossicking sites and the gemstones that can be found in the Cloncurry Shire. Cloncurry Shire is a fossicker’s paradise with possible finds including amethyst, Maltese cross and garnets, as well as Wupatkiite minerals.  Visitors will be entertained by the live music, market stalls, treasure hunt, mining displays and many other exciting activities on offer. Location: Mary Kathleen Park, McIlwraith Street, Cloncurry