Where is Whittlesea?
Whittlesea is 35km north of Melbourne. Melway 246 F8
When is the Country Music Festival Held?
A: Annually, the first Saturday in February.
Can I camp there?
A: Limited spaces at Whittlesea Showgrounds. Contact Graeme 0428 821 643
Where will the Festival be held this year?
A: Friday Night at the Whittlesea Bowls Club then Saturday from 3.30pm there is a free concert to be held at Walker Reserve, Laurel Street, Whittlesea.
How long does the festival go for?
A: The 2024 festival will be a one day event on Saturday 3rd Feb.
Does it cost?
A. It is a free event.
Do all the artists perform?
A: Yes. All the artists advertised will be performing. The official web site will keep you up to date with any changes to the artists lineup.
Due to circumstances out of our control, the lineup may change without notice.
Is there public transport to the festival?
A: From Melbourne you get on a train to Mernda, then you can get a bus to Whittlesea. About a 20min drive.
METLINK information line – 131638
Can I bring alcohol?
A: Alcohol available to purchase.
Can I bring a picnic?
A: Yes, however hot and cold food & drinks are available over the whole weekend.
A: Yes and toilets available outside Cricket Pavilion
Is there any shade?
A: Yes, some under trees, but a designated area is set aside for gazebos etc.,
Do I bring chairs/rugs etc ?
A: Yes, the arena is lush grass (very comfy)
Can I bring pets?
A: No pets