Ningaloo Whaleshark Festival

​Ningaloo Whaleshark Festival

May 25–27, 2018
Exmouth, Western Australia


The Ningaloo Whaleshark Festival will be held from May 25-27, 2018, in and around the Exmouth township. Community groups, artists, musicians, buskers, stallholders and volunteers who want to be involved should contact the organising committee now (contact details below).

The festival will interest all ages with activities including a gala opening, fun run, festival day, live bands and entertainment, concert night, kids treasure hunt and art exhibitions. The festival kicks off with a Gala Opening on the Friday night before the festivities continue on Saturday at Talanjee Oval with a fun run, breakfast, live music and activities right throughout the day.

The celebrations continue Saturday evening with a concert night featuring the festival’s headline musical act (to be announced). Sunday is Family Day at Town Beach with plenty of beach games and live night time entertainment.

And of course, there is the opportunity to see and swim with the stars of the festival, the majestic whale sharks! 

For further information go to: or contact the Ningaloo Whaleshark Festival Organising Committee via: