St Albans

News: 2018 Festival

In 2018, Anzac day falls on a Wednesday and the folk festival will take place the weekend after on the above dates, the last weekend of the school holidays.

Program added to web site. See Navigation bar.

Volunteer Applications are full! If you have very special skills ring Pam on Ph 0412 730 754

Early bird tickets ended. Tickets available at the gate on the day!

Bridge Work and Ferry changes will have begun by the time of the festival. They are not expected to affect the core times of the festival but details are published thru the link below

Tickets are not mailed out! Claim from the office with your purchasing credit card

Stall Applications are full but the wait list is empty! See the Contact list for the Stall Manager if you would like to be wait listed.

27th to 29th April 2018

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

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Market Stall Info

Lost Property Previous Festivals

Roads and Ferry Info from RMS