Festival news

Festival news

Death Ray Records celebrates 5 years in Newtown!

Head honcho, falla Boss Dude and co have a rad as party for ya'll. ... more

Call out for Expressions of Interest from Performers for Newtown Festival 2019

We are now accepting applications 1 July-1 September 2018 for the next Newtown Festival to be held on Sunday 3 March 2019. ... more

Performers Archive is now live

View the performance programme for previous Newtown Festivals ... more

2019 Stall bookings are open now

The 2019 Festival will be on Sunday March 3rd, and market stall bookings have started coming in - come and join us! ... more

Thank You to all who contributed to the the 2018 Newtown Festival

Newtown’s once-a-year family-friendly street party ramped it up for 2018 with 14 stages of fantastic musical talent and an incredible array of delicious flavours and well-crafted goods at over 420 market stalls. The Festival Trustees and the Festival Committee thank everyone who made this possible. ... more

Great Newtown Garage Sale – this Saturday!

There will be garage sales all over Newtown on Saturday 10th March – and our official map makes it easy to find the sales. ... more

Full Fairday 2018 Programme

Download the full fairday programme. ... more

Stallholder update

We're working on sending out stallholder packs at the moment. Hang tight if you haven't received yours yet. ... more

We have found our Zero Waste heroes!

We are welcoming Nina Atkinson and Cam Leslie to our Festival Team, they will be working together to coordinate the waste management systems for our Festival. ... more

We are looking for a Zero Waste Coordinator for Fair Day

Do you know your compostables from your recyclables? You might be the one we are looking for! ... more

Applications for bands are closed for 2018

Thank you to all the bands and other performers who expressed an interest in playing at the Newtown Festival on March 4th.  ... more

Free Concert: Newtown Rocksteady.

Carrara Park, 5.30 - 7.30pm Friday 12th January. Newtown Rocksteady's first performance was in Carrara Park just over 10 years ago - and this concert welcomes them home. ... more