Camperdown Robert Burns Scottish Festival

The Camperdown Robert Burns Scottish Festival is a community-run, family friendly event with new elements adding to a number of favourite events returning this year.

Performers coming to Camperdown include Eric Bogle and his band, Fiona Ross, John McAluslan, Luke Plumb and Kate Burke, Shane O’Mara, Peter Daffy, Maree Daffy, Andy Rigby and Nick Martin, Claire Patti, Geoff McArthur, the Likely Celts, Elonera, Corner House Band, Tuniversal Music Group, Warrnambool Pipes and Drums, the Lakes and Craters Concert Band and the Twa Bards.

A new look Festival Burns Gala Dinner to be held on the Friday 5th July evening is a separate charge but offers value for Patrons who will enjoy a 3 course Dinner, a Festival Showcase performance from the Headline Festival musicians and promises to be a fun night with the Traditional Addressing of the Haggis, fine food, good company, a Burns poem and more.

Saturday and Sunday will have free entertainment in the Town Square, Piping, and Highland dancing, Kids activities at the Guide Hall, Market stalls, Storytelling at the Library, Short Bread judging at the Courthouse, Golf Ambrose at the picturesque Camperdown Golf Club, come and try Scottish Country Dancing, Tours of the historic Masonic Lodge, and for a Gold Coin Donation visit the Camperdown Heritage Centre and see the Camperdown & District Founding Scots Exhibition. Visit the Burns Statue on Saturday and Sunday at the Corangamite Shire Office.

On Saturday the Robert Burns Scottish Festival Lectures with keynote speakers at Killara and a Whisky Stills lecture and Whisky tasting at the Courthouse on Saturday afternoon.

Performances at various venues including The Theatre Royal, the Camperdown Courthouse and St Pauls over the festival weekend entry $20.00 at the door per person and Festival Finale Concert on the Sunday afternoon includes afternoon tea, Adult $25.00, Pen/Con $20.00 and Students $10.00

Early Bird Tickets go on sale soon and after the 31st May weekend Festival Ticket for the weekend will be $100.00 excludes Friday Night Theatre Royal Burns Gala Supper.

For further information please contact Festival Co-ordinator Catherine O’Flynn on 0407 056 126 or Chris Maguire on 0428 346 165.

A celebration of Scottish music and culture

Book Tickets

3rd Jul 2019 to 7th Jul 2019

Tuniversal Music Group Inc
Artforms: Festival, Music
Booking info: Tickets from $20 via online order form or in person at Robinson Street Medical Centre, Affordable Elegance and Laffs.
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Date Venue Location More info
3rd Jul 2019 Theatre Royal Camperdown Bath Street, Camperdown  
4th Jul 2019 Theatre Royal Camperdown Bath Street, Camperdown  
5th Jul 2019 Theatre Royal Camperdown Bath Street, Camperdown  
6th Jul 2019 Theatre Royal Camperdown Bath Street, Camperdown  
7th Jul 2019 Theatre Royal Camperdown Bath Street, Camperdown