Australian Celtic Nations Celebratory Nation Years – change of cycle

For some time, the Festival has worked on a six (6) year cycle celebrating official Nations individually, with the additions of Galicia and Asturias. As a result of this cycle some visitors only attend every six (6) years to see their favourite or home Nation, and participation numbers have fluctuated between 4,000 and 6,000 attendees. […]

2018 NSW Tourism Awards

Australian Celtic Festival announced as a finalist for the 2018 NSW Tourism Awards, Festivals and Events The NSW Tourism Awards celebrates the hard work and commitment shown by NSW tourism operators and businesses over the past 12 months. The program is about developing our industry as a whole, encouraging excellence and improvement, and all entrants […]

2018 Regional Tourism Awards

The Australian Celtic Festival is excited to announce that we have been named finalists in the Country & Outback 2018 Regional Tourism Awards. This is a great achievement and such a credit to all of our amazing volunteers, performers and stall holders.

Australian Celtic Dance Championships

Australian Celtic Dance Championships Solo 1st Hayley Whitehill2nd Clare Gibbons Australian Celtic Dance Championships Group 1st Cape Byron Celtic Dance 2nd Group Scotia Highland and Voyage of Irish Dance Australian Celtic Busking Competition Winner Kathryn Luxford Runner up Stu Tyrell

2017 NSW Tourism Awards finalist

The Australian Celtic Festival was one of the finalist’s in the 2017 NSW Tourism Awards for Festivals and Events. This was incredibly exciting news and a tribute to the extraordinary commitment of the Festival Committee, dedicated stakeholders and our fantastic Glen Innes Community.

25th Anniversary Festival

Thank all so much for your amazing 2017 25th Anniversary Australian Celtic Festival support, contribution and assistance. We are indeed extremely appreciative and hope that you like so many others enjoyed the many Festival spectacles and successes. I have noted some information below for you and welcome especially the completed feedback forms. We hope to […]