ballina prawn festival

PHOTOS: Why 'prawny' festival is a-peeling

PHOTOS: Why 'prawny' festival is a-peeling

VIDEO: Prawns, boats, skateboards and fireworks - what more could you want?

Get your tastebuds ready for prawn fest

Get your tastebuds ready for prawn fest

Organisers bring in the big guns

Festival gears up for novelty events

Festival gears up for novelty events

Get ready for a crustacean celebration

Ballina could soon have its own 'multi-day festival'

Ballina could soon have its own 'multi-day festival'

Tourism minister makes big announcement for Ballina event

VIDEO: Ballina Prawn Festival and fireworks a giant hit

VIDEO: Ballina Prawn Festival and fireworks a giant hit

BALLINA Prawn Festival was a hit for locals and visitors alike.

'We're creating our own plastic nightmare'

'We're creating our own plastic nightmare'

Kids from 8 schools band together to create recycled sea creatures

Ballina Prawn Festival will not be free this year

Ballina Prawn Festival will not be free this year

This year's festival will be a ticketed event

Stormy and sunny Ballina Prawn Festival doesn't deter crowds

Stormy and sunny Ballina Prawn Festival doesn't deter crowds

Ballina's big event was bookended by showers and a late night storm

Ballina Prawn Festival will go ahead rain, hail or shine

Ballina Prawn Festival will go ahead rain, hail or shine

Organisers say there's plenty of undercover space but bring a brolly

The king of prawn festivals

The king of prawn festivals

The annual Ballina Prawn Festival has you covered this year

One you love could be Casey Barnes at Ballina Prawn Festival

One you love could be Casey Barnes at Ballina Prawn Festival

New single recorded at Byron Bay's Studio 301.

Get involved with Prawn Festival in Ballina

Get involved with Prawn Festival in Ballina

Help sponsor the Ballina Prawn Festival and get your name out there

Ballina Prawn Fest sand castle comp

Ballina Prawn Fest sand castle...

The sand castle building competition at this year's Ballina Prawn Festival.

Andrew eats half a kilo of prawns in under four minutes

Andrew eats half a kilo of prawns in under four minutes

Prawns chomped down shells and all in Ballina festival event

Kids build cities of sand for second annual Prawn Festival

Kids build cities of sand for second annual Prawn Festival

Ballina Spit transformed into a mini-metropolis for sandcastle comp

Ballina Prawn Festival is set to be shrimp-tacular

Ballina Prawn Festival is set to be shrimp-tacular

Event doubles in size in only its second year

DIY raft races to return for second Ballina Prawn Festival

DIY raft races to return for second Ballina Prawn Festival

Second Ballina Prawn Festival starts 9am Saturday with street parade

Prawn fest’s trawling for floats

Prawn fest’s trawling for floats

It’s time to get the thinking caps on – and think prawns

Ballina Prawn Festival

Ballina Prawn Festival

Images from the first Ballina Prawn Festival.

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