The Full Lineup For Port Fairy Folk Festival Is Here!

Written by Ryan O'Connor on 8th February, 2024
The Full Lineup For Port Fairy Folk Festival Is Here!

With just one month to go until Port Fairy Folk Festival swings into action, the popular seaside event has revealed its final line-up for the March long weekend spectacular!

Experience over 90 artists across six stages on the Festival Arena and many more across the Port Fairy village, which expects more than 20,000 visitors to the seaside town across the long weekend, 8-11 March 2024.

Joining the already stacked line-up are Nick Charles, High Street Bound, Jimi Hocking, The Linda Ronstadt Show Featuring Ella Hooper, The Southern Ocean Sea Band and the Tin Shed Singers.

They will take the stage with previously announced artist Svavar Knútur, who will share traditional and contemporary folk songs as part of the Small Halls tour presented by Woodford Folk Festival, hitting the road with local folk group The Maes.

Continuing its tradition of supporting Australian artists, Port Fairy Folk Festival will celebrate the songs and stories of Isabel Rumble, Oceanique, Opelousas, The Pleasures, Queen of Hearts mariachi band along with local South-West Victorian stars Billy Barker, GK of Find Your Voice Choir and Doctor & The Apologies.

Following on from winning Music Victoria's Best Regional Festival Award for the second year running, the Festival is honoured to welcome back festival favourites 19-Twenty, Brian Nankervis, Charles Jenkins and Hussy Hicks, plus a variety of roving entertainment and activities for music lovers of all ages.

Adding a taste of the world, local artists Gamelan DanAnda, Jarabi Band, and Lian Husi Timor will take to the Port Fairy stages in an enriching program of elevating songs, rhythms and culture.

The newly added artists join previously announced acts by the likes of Graham Nash, Cam Cole and The SongBirds featuring Dannielle De Andrea, Erica Canales, Gaby Moreno, Kate Miller-Heidke, Fanny Lumsden, John Craigie, Ondara and many more.

Fans and Folkies can explore the market stalls and delicious array of local bars and eateries on the Festival site or within the stunning village of Port Fairy.

Each year the Port Fairy Folk Festival brings thousands of music lovers to its seaside destination of Port Fairy over the March long weekend. Check out the full lineup and grab your tickets below, which are in Final Release!

Port Fairy Folk Festival 2024

Fri 8 Mar - Mon 11 Mar 2024

Southcombe Park, VIC


19-Twenty, Alice Skye, Billy Barker, Brian Nankervis, Cam Cole (ENG), Cat Clyde (CAN), Charles Jenkins, Cool Out Sun

Damon Smith, Daoiri Farrell (IRE), Doctor & The Apologies, Fanny Lumsden, Gaby Moreno (GTM), Gamelan DanAnda

Gangar (NOR), GK, Gnoss (SCO), Good Habits (ENG), Graham Nash (USA), High Street Bound, Hussy Hicks, Isabel Rumble, Jarabi Band, Jimi Hocking

John Craigie (USA), Judy Collins (USA), Kate Miller-Heidke, Lian Husi Timor, The Little Stevies, Lorraine Nash (IRE)

Luka Bloom (IRE), The Maes, The Merindas, Nick Charles, Nigel Wearne, Oceanique, Ondara (USA), Opelousas, The Pleasures

Queen of Hearts, Queenie, Quote The Raven (CAN), Ralph McTell (ENG), Sarah Blasko, Sharon Shannon Big Band (IRE)

The SongBirds (INT), Sons of the East, Svavar Knútur (ICE), Teeny Tiny Stevies, Teho (FIN), The Linda Ronstadt Show Featuring Ella Hooper, The Southern Ocean Sea Band and the Tin Shed Singers