• SUNDAY 17TH March


Mothership Events believes in fostering local talent and showcasing the personality of Newcastle – The Hunter community. Through this holistic mindset several initiatives have been further developed to be integrated into the festival:

  • Local Arts Community
  • Local Underground Creative Community
  • Local Cultural Icons & Influencers
  • Local Retail
  • Work Placement Programmes
  • Hunter TAFE
  • Hamilton TAFE
  • Passmore’s College

The TAFE has been engaged in the development and delivery of the operational
content of the festival.

TAFE students have the opportunity to be involved with creative and visual elements of the festival.

As always there is a strong focus on involving local business and produce at all levels throughout the festival:

  • Food Stalls: Local produce and suppliers
  • Arts & Crafts market stalls: Local artists and stallholders
  • Bars: Local Staff & Licensees
  • Artists: Local support bands and performers
  • Theme and Décor: Local young artists and students