Australian National Eisteddfod Competitions

The Australian National Eisteddfod is the premier eisteddfod held in Canberra, the Nation’s Capital, each year.  The Australian National Eisteddfod has a rich history of participation in the performing arts as offers opportunities in a number of art genres. The Australian National Eisteddfod is excited to partner with the Ainslie Arts Centre, the heart of Canberra’s art scene. This year five divisions will be held:

  • Bands and Orchestras 25 May – 1 August, Llewellyn Hall (ANU),
    Lyneham High School and CIT
  • Choirs 18-19 August, Llewellyn Hall, Canberra School of Music, ANU
    and St Paul’s Anglican Church in Manuka
  • Piano 24-27 August, Ainslie Arts Centre
  • Speech and Drama Saturday 9th September, Ainslie Arts Centre
  • Singing 1-3September, Ainslie Arts Centre

Dates and venues are subject to confirmation

To enter, please check the relevant entry guide (formerly syllabus) for sections, rules and competition details on the competition page. Then head to STARDOM to complete your entry to join the fun and excitement of the eisteddfod competitions.


Tickets are now available for Choirs & Piano competitions, click here to purchase

How To Enter

To enter a section in the Australian National Eisteddfod visit STARDOM online entry system:

If you need assistance with the system please do not hesitate to contact the relevant division convenor.