Abbey Medieval Festival, Queensland

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Title

Abbey Medieval Festival, Queensland

Subject

Abbey, Abbey Medieval Festival, Abbey Museum, Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, banquet, battle, Caboolture, costume, dancing, festival, jousting, market, music, QLD, Queensland, re-enactment, tournament

Description

The Abbey Medieval Festival is held in the Queensland town of Caboolture, north of Brisbane, and is a major fundraising event held by the Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology. The Festival is a week-long event that commences with a medieval banquet, features a mid-week Kids Medieval Fun Day, and concludes with a weekend tournament. During the festival visitors can see re-enactors in medieval clothing from various times and places in medieval Europe, jousting and mock battles, medieval music and dance, and purchase items at market stalls.

For more on the Abbey Museum go to the ‘Archival Holdings’ section on this website.

Creator

Abbey Medieval Festival

Publisher

Abbey Medieval Festival

Date

3 January 2012

Rights

Abbey Medieval Festival

Format

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Language

English

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Citation

“Abbey Medieval Festival, Queensland,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed December 15, 2019, http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/717.