St Albans


2016 Festival

Thanks to all Volunteers and attendees for making the 2016 festival a success. The festival ran at a sufficient profit to be fully financial for the running of 2017!

Sessionfest 10Jun to 13Jun2016

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St Albans Folk Festival Inc AGM

Watch this space for information concerning the AGM. If anyone would like to be involved in the running of the festival and attend the AGM please email

21st to 23rd April 2017

Festival Description

St Albans Folk Festival, held over a weekend close to Anzac Day, is home to quality Traditional & Contemporary Folk Music, Australian Bush Music, Music Sessions, Workshops, Dances, Poetry and Children's Activities. The event showcases local and international performers, song writers and musicians. The festival runs a market of food, produce and other stalls. Patrons travel for the day or camp on the banks of the McDonald River 20 kms from Wisemans Ferry in the beautiful Hawkesbury River area, North of Sydney and West of Gosford.

The village has one of the oldest pubs in Australia, the Settlers Arms and a Historical Cemetery.

Gordon & Shirley  McDonald Main Venue