2021 AGM President’s Report

2021 AGM President’s Report

Firstly, I need to thank everyone for their patience, co-operation and hard work that was required to facilitate a music festival in a Covid-l9 year. They say hindsight has 2020 vision and last year was no exception. I thank everyone who shared the vision for a music festival regardless of the restrictions imposed and with … Continue reading "2021 AGM President’s Report"
33 and 1/3

33 and 1/3

10 am Sat – TAFE Stage
11 am Sun – Garden Stage
8 Ball Aitken (Bris)

8 Ball Aitken (Bris)

11 pm Fri – Pub Ballroom
9.15 pm Sat – The Garden Vibe
4.45 pm Sun – Pub Ballroom
11 am Sat – Community Hall - workshop
A Covid-safe Festival

A Covid-safe Festival

Help Stop the Spread...
Ally Row

Ally Row

9 pm Fri – Pub ballroom
8 pm Sat – Garden Stage
12 noon Sun – Pub Ballroom
Anais Campbell

Anais Campbell

11.15 am Sun – Quincan Café
Andy Brassett

Andy Brassett

7 pm Fri – Coffee and Clay Café
9.30 pm Fri – The Garden Vibe
10 am Sat – Pub Ballroom
Aurelle Brunjes

Aurelle Brunjes

3.45 pm Sat – Quincan Café
8.30 pm Sat – The Garden Vibe
Award Winning Festival

Award Winning Festival

We were so honoured to accept the Australia Day Award for Community Event of the Year on behalf of the Folk Festival, acknowledging the positivity and perseverance of our Tablelands Folk Festival organising group in pulling together our 40th Festival despite the uncertainty and challenges of 2020, bringing music and joy to the Community. Congratulations … Continue reading "Award Winning Festival"
Bad Boys of Uke

Bad Boys of Uke

3 pm Sat – The Garden Vibe
7.30 pm Sat – Nick’s Restaurant
BELLA CAPELLA – BIG SING

BELLA CAPELLA – BIG SING

10 am Saturday – Community Hall 
BellyDance – Nomadica Tribal

BellyDance – Nomadica Tribal

12.45 pm Sat – Community Hall
Ben Wilson

Ben Wilson

8 pm Fri – The Garden Vibe
7 pm Sat – The Garden Vibe
4 pm Sat – Gem Gallery - workshop
Benny and the Clones

Benny and the Clones

8 pm Fri – Community Hall
10 pm Sat – Garden Stage
12.45 pm Sun – Garden Stage
Bhutanese Orchestra

Bhutanese Orchestra

1.45 pm Sat – Pub Ballroom
1.15 pm Sun – The Fringe
Bob Dylan Tribute Show – Lucky Phil

Bob Dylan Tribute Show – Lucky Phil

12 noon Sat – Nick’s Restaurant
Bugzy Bumblebee – Bubble Love

Bugzy Bumblebee – Bubble Love

Various times - In the Children’s Fair area and on the street for the Grand Parade
Ceilidh Dance

Ceilidh Dance

7.45 pm Sat – Community Hall
Craft Beer

Craft Beer

1 pm Sat – Nick’s Restaurant
Danny Simony and Tanya Veld

Danny Simony and Tanya Veld

9 am Sat – Children’s Fair area – Morning Yoga with Tanya – stretch into your day
10.30 am Sun – TAFE Stage
12.30 pm Sun – Nick’s Restaurant
Stilt characters around the festival site. – Great photo opportunity
Daylight Saving: Anna Smyrk’s long distance love songs

Daylight Saving: Anna Smyrk’s long distance love songs

3.45 pm Saturday – Garden Stage
8.30 pm Saturday – Pub Ballroom
1.45 pm Sunday – Pub Ballroom
Django in the Djungle

Django in the Djungle

9.00 am Sat - BYO breakfast - The Garden Vibe
9.00 am Sun - BYO breakfast - The Garden Vibe
1.45 pm Sun – The Garden Vibe
3.45 pm Sun – The Fringe – workshop
East of West

East of West

10 pm Fri – Pub Ballroom
1.45 pm Sat – Garden Stage
7 pm Sat – Our Place Restaurant
11 am Sun Pub Ballroom
12.15 Sat – TAFE Stage – workshop 1
2 pm Sun – Gem Gallery – workshop 2
Festival Map

Festival Map

Download the map to view offline on your Phone.
Festival Map

Festival Map

Download the map to view offline on your Phone.
Festival SongCircle

Festival SongCircle

10 am Sun – Quincan Café
Fromage à Trois

Fromage à Trois

8 pm Fri – Coffee and Clay
Gar MacLeman (Bris)

Gar MacLeman (Bris)

7 pm Sat – Coffee and Clay Café
10 am Sun – Quincan Café – Special Event – Festival Song Circle
4.45 pm Sun – Quincan Café
2 pm Sat – Gem Gallery – workshop
Greshka (Bris)

Greshka (Bris)

9 pm Fri – Community Hall
11 pm Sat – Community Hall
1.45 pm Sunday – Garden Stage
12 noon Sun – Gem Gallery - workshop
Honey Tree

Honey Tree

8 pm Fri – The Fringe
2.15 pm Sun – The Fringe
Innes Campbell and Nettie Brennan

Innes Campbell and Nettie Brennan

2 pm Sat – The Garden Vibe
7.45 pm Sat – The Garden Vibe
11 am Sun – The Garden Vibe

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Ivy Amara

Ivy Amara

1 pm Sat – The Garden Vibe
12 noon  Sun - Quincan Café
Jane and the Rain (Bris)

Jane and the Rain (Bris)

2.45 pm Sat – Quincan Café
10 am Sun – Pub Ballroom
12 noon Sun – The Garden Vibe
3 pm Sun – Gem Gallery – workshop
Janggaburru

Janggaburru

6 pm Fri – The Fringe – Welcome to Country
9 am Sat – Yungaburra Markets
12.30 pm Sat – The Fringe
6 pm Sat – Grand Parade
12.30 pm Sun – The Fringe
Jeanette Wormald Trio

Jeanette Wormald Trio

8 pm Fri – Pub Ballroom
10 am Sun – Quincan Cafe– Special event – Festival Song Circle
3 pm Sun – Quincan Café
1 pm Sun – Gem Gallery – workshop
Jeremiah Johnson

Jeremiah Johnson

7 pm Fri – Pub Ballroom
12 noon Sat – Quincan Café
8.30 pm Sat – Coffee and Clay Café
10 am Sun – Quincan Café – Special Event – Festival Song Circle
1 pm Sat- Gem Gallery – workshop
John Buttigieg

John Buttigieg

8.45 pm Fri – The Garden Vibe
1 pm Sun - Pub Ballroom
JuJu Moon

JuJu Moon

2.45 pm Sat – Garden Stage
7 pm Sat – Community Hall
10 am Sun – Garden Stage
Julian James

Julian James

1 pm Sat – Quincan Café
4.45 pm Sat – Garden Stage
3.45 pm Sun – Pub Ballroom
Kallidad (NSW)

Kallidad (NSW)

11 pm Fri – Community Hall
10 pm Sat – Community Hall
3.45 pm Sunday – Garden Stage
12 noon Sat – Community Hall – workshop
Kallidad Unmasked

Kallidad Unmasked

12 noon Sat - Community Hall
Koahlition Reggae Band

Koahlition Reggae Band

7.30 pm Fri – Garden Stage
9 pm Sat – Community Hall
3.30 pm Sat – Community Hall – workshop
Legends of Perhaps

Legends of Perhaps

8.30 pm Fri – Garden Stage
10.45 am Sat – Garden Stage
11.30 am Sun – TAFE Stage
2.30 pm Sun – CWA Hall – workshop
Life Actually

Life Actually

10.45 am Sat – Pub Ballroom
Loop the Loop – Tessa Devine

Loop the Loop – Tessa Devine

1 pm Sun – Quincan Café
Los Caracoles

Los Caracoles

7.30 pm Fri - Nick’s Restaurant
3.45 pm Sat – Pub Ballroom
7 pm Sat – Garden Stage
Lucky Phil

Lucky Phil

7 pm Fri – Garden Stage
10.45 am Sat – The Garden Vibe
12 noon Sat – Nick’s Restaurant – Special Event – Bob Dylan Tribute show
1 pm Sun – Nick’s Restaurant – Finale – Special Event - Festival KIRTAN
Mangrove Jack

Mangrove Jack

9.30 pm Fri – Garden Stage
2.45 pm Sat – Pub Ballroom
Mangrove Jack Retrospective

Mangrove Jack Retrospective

2.45 pm Sat – Pub Ballroom
Manuka

Manuka

10 am Sat – Garden Stage
2.45 pm Sun – Garden Stage
MEGACHOIR

MEGACHOIR

2.30pm Sat - Community Hall
Melissa J Evans

Melissa J Evans

2 pm Sat – Quincan Café
2.45 pm Sun – The Garden Vibe
Melodious (T’ville)

Melodious (T’ville)

8.45 pm Fri – The Fringe
11.15 am Sat – The Garden Vibe
7 pm Sat – The Fringe
12.30 pm Sun – CWA – workshop 1 - fiddle
1.30 pm Sun – CWA Hall – workshop 2 – whistle
Morning Yoga with Tanya

Morning Yoga with Tanya

TAFE Stage area 9 am Sat
Nice Verdes (SA)

Nice Verdes (SA)

7.30 pm Fri – Our Place Restaurant
9.30 pm Sat – Pub Ballroom
2 pm Sun – Quincan Café
11.30 am Sun – CWA Hall – workshop
Nose Flute – Greshka

Nose Flute – Greshka

12 noon Sun – Gem Gallery
Performer Applications now CLOSED

Performer Applications now CLOSED

Performer Applications for the 2021 Festival are now CLOSED. Thank you to all who applied.
Performer Applications now open

Performer Applications now open

Please view For Performers info. Complete and send the Performer’s E.O.I
Pico’s Puppet Palace (SA)

Pico’s Puppet Palace (SA)

10.45 am Sat – TAFE Stage
3.30 pm Sat – TAFE Stage
Plant Seeds & Sing Songs

Plant Seeds & Sing Songs

Plant Seeds Visit the 40th Anniversary history marquee (The Tardis) in the park and choose a ‘seed’. Or make a ‘seed’. Write your name and message on the back. Your predictions, hopes and dreams for the future or perhaps your thought for the day. Hang it up in the marquee for all to share. The … Continue reading "Plant Seeds & Sing Songs"
Poet’s Breakfast

Poet’s Breakfast

8.30 am Sunday - Nick’s Restaurant (bookings essential)
Program

Program

Download the 2021-Program.pdf – to view on your offline on your phone.  Show your Armband to the Door Volunteer when entering Venues.

Program

Download the 2020-Program.pdf – to view on your offline on your phone.  Show your Armband to the Door Volunteer when entering Venues.
Raconteurs

Raconteurs

12.45 pm Sat – Garden Stage
11 pm Sat – Garden Stage
Reggae for Fun – Koahlition

Reggae for Fun – Koahlition

3.30 pm Sat – Community Hall
Rhyley McGrath

Rhyley McGrath

7.30 pm Fri – The Fringe Stage
4.45 pm Sat – Pub Ballroom
7.30 pm Sat – Pub Ballroom

Shine a Light Applications are now open

Please read the Shine a Light invitation:www.tablelandsfolkfestival.org.au/shine-a-light-schools-project/ Then fill in and send the Expression of Interest form:www.tablelandsfolkfestival.org.au/shine-a-light-eoi/
Skyhigh Juggling

Skyhigh Juggling

5.45 pm Saturday on the Main Street
Smokin’ Guitar – 8 Ball Aitken

Songwriter Competition is now open

We invite you to enter the 2020 Competition. This prestigious event offers 3 categories and 3 amazing prize packages including a recording deal. Please read the Songwriter’s Competition information page:www.tablelandsfolkfestival.org.au/songwriters-competition/ Then fill in and send the Expression of Interest form:www.tablelandsfolkfestival.org.au/songwriters-competition-eoi/
Songwriters Competition Now Open

Songwriters Competition Now Open

Please view the Info page and conditions. Complete and send the Expression of Interest.

Stall applications are now open

Please read Stalls Policy & Guidelines: www.tablelandsfolkfestival.org.au/stalls/ Then fill in and send the Expression of Interest form:www.tablelandsfolkfestival.org.au/stalls-eoi/
STALL Applications now open

STALL Applications now open

Please view Stalls Policy & Guidelines. Complete and send the Stalls EOI.
Stories & Harp

Stories & Harp

2.00 pm Sat – TAFE Stage
10 am Sun – TAFE Stage
Talitha Jae

Talitha Jae

7 pm Fri – The Garden Vibe
12 noon Sat – Pub Ballroom
3.30 pm Sunday – The Garden Vibe

Tessa Devine

Tessa Devine

8.45 pm Fri – Coffee and Clay Café
10.30 pm Sat – Pub Ballroom
2.45 pm Sun – Pub Ballroom
1 pm Sun – Quincan Café – workshop
TFF McGinty’s Songwriter Competition

TFF McGinty’s Songwriter Competition

Emerging From 10 am, Open from 1 pm Sat CWA Hall
The E spot

The E spot

12.45 pm Sat – Pub Ballroom
4.30 pm Sat – Quincan Café
The Jazzuleles

The Jazzuleles

10.00 am Sat – Quincan Café
4.30 pm Sat – The Garden Vibe – album launch
10.30 am Sun – Nick’s Restaurant
1 pm Sun – The Garden Vibe – workshop
The Jazzuleles – Album Launch

The Jazzuleles – Album Launch

4.30 pm Sat – The Garden Vibe
The Juliettes

The Juliettes

7 pm Fri – Community Hall
12.30 pm Sun – TAFE Stage
The Salty Sirens

The Salty Sirens

4 pm Sat – Nick’s Restaurant
7.45 pm Sat - The Fringe Stage
4 pm Sunday - Quincan Cafe
The Sessions July 24 – Koahlition Reggae Band

The Sessions July 24 – Koahlition Reggae Band

Tablelands Folk Festival and Yungaburra Hotel Present The Sessions Verandah Jam Session from 3 pmToshi Sakamoto from 7 pmKoahlition Reggae Band from 7.30 pmYungaburra Hotel July 24Guest musicians welcome The ever evolving Koahlition Reggae Band, a local favourite, always bring a great positive vibe to any performance. Featuring Kuranda musician Bertie Riley with his song … Continue reading "The Sessions July 24 – Koahlition Reggae Band"

The Sessions, June 26 – Littmus Steampunk Band

Tablelands Folk Festival and Yungaburra Hotel Present The Sessions Verandah Jam Session from 3 pm.Littmus Steampunk Band and friends from 7.30 pmYungaburra Hotel June 26Guest musicians welcome In 1858, four intrepid people decided they would build a rocket and be the first humans to land upon the moon. The crew were Miss Ruby Snow (Sky … Continue reading "The Sessions, June 26 – Littmus Steampunk Band"

The Sessions, May 22 – featuring JuJu Moon

The Festival’s much loved Yungaburra Sessions are back! The first of The Sessions, May 22, features the cream of the local Celtic and Folk music crop with a pub verandah jam session from 3 pm. Following this is the evening Session featuring Mission Beach favourites JuJu Moon live in the Yungaburra Pub Ballroom from 7.30 … Continue reading "The Sessions, May 22 – featuring JuJu Moon"
The Steele Syndicate (Bris)

The Steele Syndicate (Bris)

10 pm Fri – Community Hall
9 pm Sat – Garden Stage
4.45 pm Sunday – Garden Stage
Tom and Keryn

Tom and Keryn

11.30 am Sun – Nick’s Restaurant – workshop - Women in Song
Toshi Sakamoto

Toshi Sakamoto

4 pm Sat – The Garden Vibe
10.45 am Sun – The Garden Vibe
3 pm Sun – The Fringe
Tullara (NSW)

Tullara (NSW)

7.45 pm Sat – Coffee and Clay
11.15 pm Sat – Quincan Cafe
10 am Sun – Quincan Café - Special Event – Festival Song Circle
4.30 pm Sun – The Garden Vibe
1.30 pm Sat – Community Hall – workshop
Uncle Laurie Padmore

Uncle Laurie Padmore

6 pm Fri – The Fringe – Special event – Welcome to Country
2.30 pm Sat – The Fringe
12.30 pm Sun – The Fringe
United Tableland Pipe Band

United Tableland Pipe Band

6 pm Fri – The Fringe – Festival Official opening
7.45 pm Sat – Community Hall – Dance

Volunteer Applications are now open

Please read the Volunteer information page:www.tablelandsfolkfestival.org.au/volunteers/ Then fill in and send the Expression of Interest form:www.tablelandsfolkfestival.org.au/volunteer-eoi/
VOLUNTEER Applications now open

VOLUNTEER Applications now open

Please view Volunteer Policy & Guidelines. Complete and send the Volunteer EOI.
Welcome to Country

Welcome to Country

6 pm Fri – The Fringe Stage in the Park
Women in Song – Tom and Keryn

Women in Song – Tom and Keryn

11.30 am Sun – Nick’s Restaurant
Woyaya and BellaCappella

Woyaya and BellaCappella

10 am Saturday – Community Hall – Bellacappella
12 noon Saturday – The Garden Vibe – WOYAYA
2.30 pm Sat – Community Hall – MEGACHOIR
Zumpa

Zumpa

10.30 pm Friday – Garden Stage
11.45 am Saturday – Garden Stage
11.45 am Sunday – Garden Stage
8.45 pm Saturday – The Fringe Stage – Good Tunes Session