Becoming a member of Huon Folk Inc is a great way to support the Cygnet Folk Festival and to stay informed of the progress of the Huon Folk Inc association, as well as get voting rights at our general meetings.
To become a member please fill in the online form available here.
“The History Project” acknowledges all the workers, performers and lovers of the festival from the last 40 years. You can upload photos, text or a short audio recollection of festivals past and we’d love to hear from you!!
This project is supported by a Rapid Response Grant from the Huon Valley Council.
Also, if you have any old video from past events, you can either upload them to YouTube and email us the link, or perhaps add them to a USB memory stick and mail it to: 29 Macfarlane Street, South Hobart Tasmania 7004. If you have old super 8 or other film footage, please contact us.
View & Download the Sponsorship Package 2022
The Cygnet Folk Festival are excited to announce that stallholder applications are now open.
We offer several stall sites throughout the Festival Village in the heart of Cygnet. The stall locations are in Loongana Park, Paved Paradise (Mary St carpark – opposite Town Hall), Tin Pan Alley (St James College quadrangle) and Willie Smith’s Paddock (Mary St next to the BP Service Station). Apply now
The Cygnet Folk Festival relies on the hospitality of community members to provide accommodation for overseas and interstate visitors. Each year the Festival committee receives wonderful feedback from many of those who provided billets telling us how much they enjoyed having their performers stay with them.
If you live in Cygnet or are within 30 minute driving distance, we would love to hear from you.
Free passes are offered to accommodation hosts on the following negotiable basis:
Situated 50 minutes drive south of Hobart in the historic port town of Cygnet, Tasmania, Port Cygnet Cannery is the home of Cannery Kitchen and Bar and Sailor Seeks Horse winery and cellar door. The building was formerly an apple canning factory and is now evolving into a hub of food, beverage and agricultural businesses.