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Something for everyone! All ages, All abilities, All weather


Celebrate the Public Holiday with the Coastie Carnie Fair Day is the Coastal Twist Festival centrepiece, the biggest and most colourful all ages event of the Festival.

Everyone is invited to the absolute beating heart of the Coastal Twist Festival. A FREE vibrant and fun day our Coastie Carnie Fair Day is where absolutely everyone from near and afar come together to celebrate humanity and connection in a fun and culturally rich day of Art, Entertainment, Food, Shopping and Pets with a mass outdoor picnic.

Our 1st Coastie Carnie Fair Day saw over 6,500 locals, visitors, kids, pooches, families, friends hit the Peninsula Recreation Precinct, Umina beach and with something for everyone and our second Fair day MONDAY 3RD OCT  2022 expects nothing short of that!

Come along and soak up the atmosphere in an all-day rainbow of visible diversity and inclusion across abilities, ages, genders, cultures and mindsets! With some spectacular headliners, yummy selection of curated international Food and a Bar hosting our local favourites. There will be mltiple hubs from Teen Hang safe spaces to rainbow family zone with huge unique pop up market showcasing handcrafted to vintage, gourmet to bespoke, quirky to must haves plus to many to mention community stalls full of activities, connection and information.

Get amongst it and

  • register today show off your fur babies at the infamous Puparazzi Pooch Parade and win awesome prizes!
  • Bring your own chairs and sun wise caps, rugs and setup for the day
  • Walk or Cycle, Train (woy woy station) and buses will drop you @ Umina beach

Soak up the vibes, slip slop and slap and come explore!

Please utelise our partner links supporting our local community!

We have partnered up with: Booking.com & Ettalong Beach apartments so you can be assured of accomodation. For this event we recommend you book closeby to the Venue so thats Ettalong Beach, Unima Beach or Woy Woy



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The safety of our audiences, guests, volunteers and staff is the Festival’s priority. Note we will be regularly updating our processes based on the latest government advice and NSW Health Public Health Orders and guidance.

Planning an event of the Coastal Twist scale is certainly complex at this time and we will be giving it our very best the very best chance for all our Awesome events to take place, as successfully and safely as possible. We are working hard to plan for all of the possibilities and changes that might come our way.


Peninsula Recreation Precinct, Umina Beach

Dates & Times

Mon 3rd Oct (Public Holiday) 2022



All Ages | All Abilities | Wheelchair access | Auslan

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