Welcome to the 2014 Heart of Gold International Film Festival

From October 9 -12 the 2014 Heart of Gold International Film Festival will combine the genuine warmth and hospitality of a country town with Australian and International short films that are entertaining, thought-provoking, hilarious and express a positive view of the world and humanity.  Renowned Australian actor Steve Bisley has come on board as our patron this year and will take part in Opening Night click here to read his welcome message.

This is our 7th annual festival and we present a world-class program including Academy Award Winners and films that have graced the world’s top festivals it’s the best opportunity to see brilliant short films in Queensland.  The festival draws in filmmakers and film buffs from all around the local regions, Australia and even the world, make sure you don’t miss out.

Tickets for our 2014 festival are now available click now for Session Tickets or Festival Passes.  Click here to read welcome messages from

Submissions are now closed and our program is finalised.  Our full program will be launched in Gympie and online on the 18 September.

If you are thinking of visiting this charming part of the world check out the popular Heart of Gold promo video that highlights the wonderful and unique features of this stunning regional area: