The Tunarama Festival began in 1962 as a celebration of the largest fishery in Australia. It combines many local traditions and festive events into the Australia Day long weekend each year. The Port Lincoln foreshore lawns and beautiful beach play host to live entertainment, family oriented events, market stalls and show rides.
Highlights include the World Championship Tuna Toss, a Street Parade, live music and fireworks display. As the Seafood Capital of Australia, there is also a Seafood Dinner event. Its Port Lincoln’s biggest weekend of the year with over 40 individual events, and the Festival has won many awards. Accommodation is at a premium so book early.