Illawarra Folk Festival

The annual Illawarra Folk Festival consists of four exciting summer days of folk, world, roots, bluegrass, gypsy, and Celtic music, as well as poetry, comedy, and dance. Set in the spectacular northern Illawarra Escarpment in Bulli Showground, the festival has 11 onsite venues and is a family friendly village with action from early morning to late night. With superb music from 150 international, national and local artists performing in over 320 concerts there’s also a colourful array of international food stalls, craft stalls, and the festival bar. Camping is available on-site. The 2020 event was the 35th Illawarra Folk Festival.

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Listen to the Illawarra Folk Festival Interviews:

Maree Miller – Long-term Attendee

Matthew Black – Singer

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Graeme Morrison – Secretary of the Illawarra Folk Club

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Graeme’s interview

Keith and Liz Lowell – Volunteers

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Keith and Liz’s interview

Anne Lehmann-Kuit – Educator

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Anne’s interview

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 Gail Norris – Social Media Manager

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Gail’s interview

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 Susan Richardson – Performer

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Susan’s interview

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 Peg Ryan and Suzi Krawczyk – Performers

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Peg and Suzi’s interview

 John and Keelan Spillane – Performers

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John and Keelan’s interview

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 Roland Stefen – Instrument Maker

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Roland’s interview

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Melinda Wishart – Performer

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Melinda’s interview

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Kathryn Orton – Artist

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Kathryn’s interview

The Illawarra Folk Festival’s Photo Album

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Illawarra Folk Festival – Illawarra Folk Club – Folk Music – Bulli Showground – Folk School – Volunteers – Performers – Musicians – Honk Oz – Instruments

 

The Illawarra Folk Festival interviews can be downloaded here.

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