Welcome to the Maldon Folk Festival
Maldon Folk Festival, located in Central Victoria, has been held annually for more than four decades. Each year we provide a long weekend of quality entertainment at affordable prices, to suit all age groups.
Join us in Maldon
October 30th - November 2nd 2015
Experience the legendary festival atmosphere, showcasing an
abundance of music, dance and in the historic,
National Trust Classified Maldon township.
At the 2015 Maldon Folk Festival you can enjoy four days of
folk music and dance and interactive workshops,
activities around the Maldon township.
In 2012 we welcomed back The Troubadour Wine Bar and it will be with us for the forseeable future.
- Children's Entertainment
- Festival Market (Stall bookings Maldon Primary School ph. 03 5475 1484)
- Dancing - Old Time Bush Dance, Irish Ceili, Family Bush Dance
- Instrument Makers Exhibition
- Workshops - Dance, Song, Instruments
- Poet's Breakfasts & The Yarn Events
- Songwriting Competitions - Roddy Read Memorial Songwriting Competition & Maldon Minstrel Award
- Sessions, Busking & Chalkboard Venues
- Traditional Gospel Concert
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We offer a natural setting and a relaxed atmosphere.
The historic Maldon township has an ambience dating from the Goldrush, good food, local wines, pubs, churches, gardens
and the world famous Maldon Steam Train.
Visit our Photo Gallery
to see pictures of previous Maldon Folk Festivals.
PERFORMERS, SONGWRITERS, BUSKERS, RECITERS, YARN SPINNERS, INSTRUMENT MAKERS
are invited to apply from February 1st for a March 31st deadline. Visit the Performer Applications
page for details. There are also ample Busking, Session and Chalkboard opportunities for performers – particularly those who are not programmed.
are also welcome from reciters and yarn-spinners at the Spoken Word events.
are open to both registered and non-registered performers. See Maldon Minstrel Award
and Roddy Read Song Writing Award
for more details.
can display their hand-crafted musical instruments and share their knowledge and skills. See Instrument Makers Display
for more info.
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See you at the 2015 Maldon Folk Festival
RELAX, JOIN IN, HAVE FUN!