Online registration now closed

but you can still register at the gate.

Come along with cash – there are no EFTPOS or Credit Card facilities on site. The Nearest ATM is in Wainuiomata.

Still plenty of camping spaces available for weekend festival goers.


Special offer – Spooky Mens Chorale and Final Concert

Can’t make the whole weekend? Here’s a special offer for Sunday late afternoon. Come and see Spooky Mens Chorale stay on for the Final Concert with all the headline performers for $50. Spooky Men’s Chorale Concert and Final Grand Concert: includes Whitetop Mountaineers, Women in Docs, Martin Pearson, La Petite Manouche, and Mama’s Got the Blues finishing up with Wheeze and Suck Band, Entry from 3.30pm,only $50 at the gate. No EFTPOS on site – cash only

New for this year – The Balladeer – what’s this?

A new venture at Wellyfest this year is an extra stage – The Balladeer – for invitation concerts.
We’ve created a new wine bar/café style performance venue.
Ruth Birnie and Jude Madill will share hosting duties and run invitation concerts, with 20-30 minute sets, showcasing the wealth of existing, new and emerging talent at this years Festival as well as a couple of blackboard concerts. Keep your eyes open for the programme.

Festival programme online now

Not long to go… less than 2 weeks until WellyFest 2012!

This year’s programme is available online now, and it’s looking fabulous. So many fantastic concerts and workshops for all festival goers – we’re all getting pretty excited about it.

Go to the 2012 Programme page to see what’s happening.

Please be aware that this programme is still subject to change by the festival committee at any time before Monday 22nd October.