Eisteddfods are a great way for our younger generation to gain experience in performing at a high level, in front of a crowd and in a competition setting. The Lake Macquarie Eisteddfod is one of the Hunter Region’s most loved eisteddfods as it provides an excellent opportunity to compete, whilst also making sure to create a safe and encouraging environment for all its performers.

Performance Dates:

ENSEMBLES | August 19th

STRINGS | October 4th & 6th

WOODWIND | September 30th

Location: Lake Macquarie Performing Arts Centre, Lake Street, Warners Bay
Convenor: Mercia Buck

Some of the main prizes include:

  • The Errol Collins Memorial String Championship – $500
  • Woodwind Championships – $150
  • MTA Junior Violin Prize – $100
  • Ensemble Championship – $100

And much more …

Entries for 2019 are now CLOSED! This year we are only accepting entries online through Stardom. To enter the eisteddfod, you must create a free account with them and can find us by searching for The Lake Macquarie Eisteddfod.

2019 Syllabus

Read the competition rules and conditions of entry as well as the syllabus for all ages

2019 Programme

View the 2019 Strings programme

2019 Programme

View the 2019 Woodwind programme