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Dunkeld Festival of Music

The Dunkeld Festival of Music is where those interested in fine wine and chamber music can come together to enjoy both in the beautiful Grampians region.

The festival is held over three days in Dunkeld, small township located south of the Grampians region, and just 20 minutes east from Hamilton.

Dunkeld Festival of Music – 2018 Dates, Ticket Prices & Program Schedule

At the Dunkeld Festival of Music, you will hear from leading Australian chamber musicians playing some of the most beautiful music in many of Dunkeld’s charming venues; including the Mt Sturgeon Woolshed and Myer’s Gallery.

During the festival, you will be able to enjoy three days of chamber music, fine wines and delicious cuisines from the Grampian’s finest chefs.

In previous years, performers and music have included the Australian String Quartet with Pieter Wispelwey, (cello) and Caroline Almonte (piano), Schubert String Quartet in G major D887, Gordon Kerry String Quintet no 2 (world premiere), Dohnanyi Piano Quintet no 1 in C minor op 1, Schubert Cello quintet in C major D956, Tanayev Cello Quintet in G major op 14. The 2018 lineup is yet to be announced.

If travelling to Dunkeld for the weekend, ensure you book accommodation early. If Dunkeld sells out, check accommodation options in Hamilton or Halls Gap.

Schedule

28 April 2017 to 02 May 2017

Venue

Various venues in Dunkeld

Address

Myer's Gallery Myer's Library Mt Sturgeon Woolshed Royal Mail Hotel
Dunkeld, VIC

Contact Details

1800 040 444
[email protected]

Prices

$825 per person
(includes admisson to all concerts, picnic lunch, twilight drinks and canapés, gala dinner on Day Two and morning tea on Day Three, fine wines, souvenir program and guide to the weekend)

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  • How do I book for the Dunkeld Music Festival 2018? This would be our first time.
    Friends from Adelaide who go every year have recommended it .We have stayed several times at the Royal Mail Hotel enroute to or from Melbourne and Adelaide.
    We are great music too.
    Kind regards Debelle

    • Hi Pamela,

      Thanks for reaching out to us. It looks like the dates have been confirmed for 2018 as Friday the 13th – Tuesday the 17th of April 2018.

      The organisers use a bit of an ‘old school’ system where you can fill out a booking form and then send via email or mail to the organisers. You can find the page for 2017 here, hopefully they update the new forms for the 2018 festival on the same web page. Otherwise, you can register your interest with them by calling 1800 040 444.

      As for accommodation, you can browse through the options for Dunkeld here. If you are after the Royal Mail Hotel try the link here. It looks like some nights are booked out over that weekend, so book fast if you want to stay there again.

      Kind regards,
      Jess

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