Sydney Fleadh – A Great Weekend for the Irish

Comhaltas Sydney is delighted to announce the Sydney Fleadh May 28th – 30th 2021.

The weekend will consist of concerts by some of Australia’s top Irish musicians, featuring ceili, music & dance workshops for both adults & juniors, trad sessions & other Irish cultural events.


For further information visit the Event Link below.



For all the information regarding our 2021 Awards and to apply click on the above image. The studio component of these Awards is sponsored by Blue Mountain Sound.

Upcoming Events

Sydney Folk Festival

We are super excited to launch our Early Bird Tickets for SydFolkFest21. 


 Click on the image above to view information and to buy tickets.

Sydney Folk Festival is the Folk Federation of NSW’s flagship event.

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About the Folk Federation

Founded in 1970, the Folk Federation of NSW facilitates statewide development of the folk arts, dance and in particular folk music of all genres and ethnic diversity. Through affiliated folk clubs, festivals, interstate bodies and our membership we link those interested in presenting folk to the widest possible audience. Our main revenue is derived from membership. By joining you are helping us to support folk music and the related arts in NSW and beyond.

Make sure you’re Folk Fed: Join us!


DONATE NOW and Make a difference


You can support the Folk Music and Related Arts Sector by making a donation to the Folk Federation through our tax deductible public fund. Help us to make a difference by contributing to the promotion, preservation and development of the folk arts in NSW.


Committee – 2020/21

Executive :

  • Pam Merrigan (President)
  • Margaret Walters (Vice President)
  • Pam Davis (Secretary)
  • Dallas Baxter (Treasurer)

Committee Members :

Alex Bishop

Andy Busuttil

Terry Clinton

Russell Neal

Craig Sinclair

Christine Wheeler