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Hawkesbury City Eisteddfod

The Hawkesbury City Eisteddfod was founded 68 years ago and has grown in mass proportions as approx 7000 performers aged from 5-99 yrs participate.

From July to September the Hawkesbury City Eisteddfod conducts an eisteddfod with 2024 being the 72nd Annual festival. Each year across the stage gaining confidence and experience in a friendly atmosphere and taking home a written critique from an expert in the field.

The categories include Vocal, Pianoforte, Instrumental, Speech, Dance, Dance Troupes, and School events.  School events are well supported by Bands/Ensembles, Dance groups, Choral, and Verse Speaking choirs.

The venue is the Windsor Function Centre.

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We are grateful to the many sponsors, in particular the Hawkesbury City Council who generously support the eisteddfod by providing the venue.


President  – Gillian Wilkins
Vice Presidents –  Betty Wrigley,  Julie Wilks
Secretary – Alison Saunders
Ass Secretary – Jill Bain
Treasurer  – Carolyn McKenzie
Ass Treasurer – Betty Wrigley
Publicity Officer – Kaylie Neave


Dance – Carole Sweeny
Instrumental – Helen Perris
Bands – Gillian Wilkins
Pianoforte – Kaylie Neave
Speech/ Verse Speaking choirs – Carolyn McKenzie
Vocal/Choral – Jill Bain