See all the bands and artists that will be rocking the stages at Cooly Rocks On™ 2019, as well as venues throughout the Festival Precinct.
Browse the stalls and shop the biggest range of retro goods, vintage finds, nostalgia and memorabilia at the beachside markets from Thursday to Sunday.
Show ‘n’ Shine
Hundreds of custom and classic cars and hot rods will pack the streets of Coolangatta for the highlight of Cooly Rocks On™, the Show ‘n’ Shine.
Miss Cooly Rocks On™
Witness the sparkle as 10 finalists shine on stage for one to ultimately be crowned Miss Cooly Rocks On™ 2019 Presented by Kitten D’Amour.
Watch the 10 finalists strut their stuff in the annual Miss Rockabilly Pageant Presented by Kitten D’Amour at The Coolangatta Hotel.
Harvest Moon Swing Ball
Get your tickets to the highly anticipated Harvest Moon Swing Ball – the gala event of this year’s Cooly Rocks On™ Festival.
Indian Motorcycle join the Cooly Rocks On™ program in 2019 with the annual Indian Motorcycle Riders Group National Gathering coming to Cooly.
Classic Car Run
Cruise down to Chinderah in Northern NSW on the annual Cooly Rocks On™ SCARAB Classic Car Run on Thursday 6 June.
Coffee & Cars Car Run
Join the Coffee & Cars Terranora Car Run on Friday 7 June through the picturesque Bilambil Valley to arrive at the Pavilions Marketplace in Terranora.
Shannons Super Cruise
See the 2019 car entrants cruise the streets of Coolangatta and Kirra in one epic 2 hour Saturday night street cruise.
Sunday Street Parade
The signature event of Cooly Rocks On™. Don’t miss the Street Parade down the main street of Coolangatta – now held on Sunday morning.
Poodles & Pugs Parade
Oodles of poodles and adorable pugs will put their best paw forward at the Poodles & Pugs Parade.
Dancers, here’s your guide to every event that will have you swinging, jiving, rocking and rolling throughout the festival.
Vintage Bake Off
Forks, ready! Enter (or drool over) the Vintage Bake Off, with winners to be judged for Best Themed Cake and Best Homestyle Baking.
The Vintage Picnic is back! Pack a picnic and bring your favourite vinyls to throw on the record player for a vintage-inspired lunch by the sea.
Vintage on Wheels
Come and see the display of special vintage vehicles, including surf-inspired VW Beetles, a vintage Ambulance and a cool Clipper bus.
Retro Art Workshops
Get creative with vintage inspired workshops at Level Up Studio + Gallery at The Strand! Join one of three workshops throughout the day on Saturday.
Celebrate 55 years of the Racing Mustang (1964 – 2019) and meet legend of the track, Jim Richards, at the Shannons Hub during Cooly Rocks On.
Rockin’ Dance Performances
Watch the students from Signature Dance perform to everyone’s favourite rocking hits as you walk down ‘Nostalgia Lane’ under Beach House.
Eddie’s infamous Grubfest is back in 2019! A mega lineup of Aussie artists will rock their outdoor stage in Griffith Street over the main weekend.
Information Hub & Merchandise Marquee
The Ocean Plaza Cooly Rocks On Information Hub is open daily from Wednesday to Sunday for all your festival queries, alongside the Merchandise Marquee.