The Barunga festival is a celebration of sports culture and music. This year 2015 marked their 30th anniversary. With a huge line up of acts such as the famous Bush-Bands, Gurrumul , B2M, Sammy Butcher, Neil Murray, Paul Kelly, Lonely Boys, Mambalil Band, Manuel Dhurrakay and many more.
Throughout the duration of the festival TEABBA Radio was honoured to be apart of such a huge milestone and be welcomed by the community to take part in such an awesome festival, throughout the broadcast TEABBA had a number of giveaways such as blankets, mugs, the latest B2m album, Power cards & not to forget the guess how much salty plums are in the jar competition which was a huge hit.
The festival had its highlights with the sports competitions taking place, spear throwing, damper competitions and the magical welcome to country plus bungul. If you have never been to a Barunga festival make sure you’re at the next one it’s a not to be missed event. . The queens birthday long weekend from the 5th to the 7th of June 2015.
TEABBA would like to thank Barunga community and organisers for including our crew in the 30-year celebrations by broadcasting at this great event! Hope everyone who attended the Barunga Festival had a wonderful time and we hope to see you again next year!