Coolangatta’s premier festival – Cooly Rocks On

Its creeping up to that time of year again … Cooly Rocks on  – June 8-12 2022. The festival of all things Nostalgia. Get ready to frock up, dance and immerse yourself in all things rock n roll and vintage. The festival is back, bigger and better than ever with many free events open to the general public. Just some of the festival highlights include  –


  • The gala event Swing ball – a 1940’s style swing dance
  • Daily dance workshops  – a great people watching event, marvel at the skill and learn from some of the best in Australia.
  • ‘Show n Shine’  – one of the best line ups of classic hot rods and vintage cars in Australia. View over 900 motors from yester year.
  • Elvis Precinct – a dedicated Elvis stage where you can rock n roll the night away to all your favourite Elvis tunes and impersonators.


This is just a snippet of the programme, click here for the full programme. It is a great way to spend a few days and immerse yourself in the fun and nostalgia of days gone by.

If you are looking for accommodation, be sure to book shortly as accommodation is in high demand and is filling fast. Many of our properties are right in the heart of the action  – call or click to enquire.