The end of 2017 will be seen out in style with this years Woodford Folk Festival announcing a huge line up of amazing  artists for the 2017 / 2018 event.

This summer’s New Years bash will be headlined by the one and only John Butler with plenty of other huge acts including Kate Miller-Heidke, Montaigne, Holy Holy, The Beautiful Girls, plus Husky, The Babe Rainbow, Sampa The Great, POW! Negro.

There’s also the usual smattering of internationals including Canada’s The East Pointers, Ireland’s Breaking Trad, America’s Molsky’s Mountain Drifters and more than 200 other acts.

As always, this year’s event will feature music, dance, cabaret, circus, comedy, workshops, debate, street theatre, films, forums, visual arts, and even an entire festival just for the kids.  There will also be group yoga for those that want to limber up each morning.

And in true festival tradition make sure you hike to the top of Woodfordia Hill to welcome the dawn of the New Year with other festival – goers.

The Sunshine Coast event will run from Wednesday, 27th December 2017 til Monday, 1st December 2018.

Catch more lineup & ticketing details below.


Woodford Folk Festival 2017/2018 Lineup

Afro Dizzi Act
Agustinus Jogiono
Albi and The Wolves
Alex Procopis and Velvet
Alison Ferrier
All Strings Attached
Alysha Brilla
Andrew Clermont’s Supper Club
Andrew Pattison
Ashu Babu Memorial Tabla School
Baker Boy
Band of Dawn
Barry Charles and Peter Wells
Blues Arcadia
Bonnie Love
Breaking Trad
Bush Gothic
Caravãna Sun
Cass Eager & The Velvet Rope
Cave In The Sky
Charm of Finches
Cheap Fakes
Chenda Melam Brisbane
Chloe & Jason Roweth
Diamond Duck
Digging Roots
Eleanor McEvoy
Emma Anglesey
Ethnotik Gamelan Orkestra
Folkaphonic Youth Folk Orchestra
Galata Express
Golden Sound
Good Tunes
Harry Jakamarra
Hollow Coves
Holy Holy
Inspiration Choir
Izack Hunt
Jane McArthur
Jed Rowe
Jeff Lang
Joanna Wallfisch
Jodi Martin Band
Joe Filisko and Eric Noden
John Butler
John John Festival
Jonathan Molina Hernández
Kate Miller-Heidke
Kay Proudlove
Kenta Hayashi
Kim Kirkman and Brian Martin with the Seraphim Baroque Ensemble
Kizuna GC Japanese Taiko Drumming Team
Kristina Olsen
Leah Flanagan
Lior & Paul Grabowsky
Little Georgia
Liz Stringer
Lloyd Spiegel
Lucy Gallant
Luke R Davies
Lyra Harp Duo
Maia & the Big Sky
Mama Kin Spender
Marcia Howard
Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill
Matiu Te Huki
Michael Askill
Mike McClellan
Molsky’s Mountain Drifters
Monique Clare
Monks of Tibet
Mr. Percival
My Bubba
Namita Mehta
Natalie Gillespie
Nathan Camilleri Trio
Nawres Al Freh
Paul Bulanyi & Jem Dunlop
POW! Negro
Queensland Tibetan Community
Ramy Essam
Rhythm Hunters
Rising Appalachia
Robbie Miller
Roger Knox
Rukun Warga Bali
Saikat Bhattacharya
Sampa the Great
San Lazaro
Sarah Howells
Sebastian Flynn
Shanasheel Arabic Music Ensemble
Shen Flindell
Soriee Sevdah
Sue Ray
Sun Salute
Tania Balil
Taro Terahara
Tenzin Choegyal
Teresa Doyle
The Albert Wiggan Trio
The Babe Rainbow
The Beautiful Girls
The BlueSkillet Rovers
The Darren Jack Band
The Demon Drink
The East Pointers
The Good Girl Song Project
The Hi-Boys
The Morrisons
The New Buzz
The Northern Folk
The Railsplitters
The Rover (Blueskillet Rover’s Caravan)
The Scrims
The Small Glories
The Steven Hart Band
Tichawona Mashawa
Tinpan Orange
Tom Richardson
Tonga! Group
Turner Brown Band (feat. Nikki D Brown & Dom Turner)
Vance Gilbert
Vaudeville Smash
Wil Thomas
Wild Marmalade
William Crighton
Yenenesh Nigusse
Yirrmal and the Miliyawutj

Woodford Folk Festival 2017/2018

Tickets on sale now

Wednesday, 27th December 2017 — Monday, 1st January 2018
Woodfordia, Sunshine Coast Hinterland

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