Maleny’s 24th Australian Film Festival

Sunshine Coasts residents are in for a treat at the Australian Film Festival held in Maleny from 8-10 March, It promises to be the biggest and best festival in the 24 years that it has been running. There are 5 feature films, 5 award-winning shorts, a panel of film experts, a film appreciation workshop and 2 lots of special guests representing their films that are screening at the event.

There is something for everyone: drama, romance, terror, comedy and inspirational documentaries.

NOTE : Members and Non-members can book online for our Festival. Please note that complimentary tickets issued for our regular fortnightly screenings are not valid for the Australian Film Festival.


$13 Members
$16 Non Members


Launch Party and Opening Night Films*

Includes a glass of bubbly, canapes and entrance to opening night movies*
$28 Members  $35 NoN-Members

Three  Feature Deal* 
$35 Members  $43 Non-Members

Complete Festival Deal*
Includes all festival activities
$68  Members  $80 Non-Members

* Once you have purchased your ‘Deal’ use the validation to book into your sessions or launch party.


Both members of the public and film society members can purchase tickets online for our festivals. Film society members must log in to see their discounted ticket price.


Book with our Society Manager using your credit card for payment. 0418 708 244


We a very fortunate to have representatives from the Backtrack Program visiting our festival. You will be able to ask them questions and meet some Backtrack Boys and their dogs.

We also have the lovely Alena Lodkina, director of Strange Colours attending our festival. Don’t miss our Saturday afternoon and evening sessions.