Latest News & Announcements

Bands and Orchestras – final preparations are underway

Bands and Orchestras – final preparations are underway for our first event in 2017, to be held from May 25-June 1.

It will encompass 3,150 participants in 100 concert, brass, jazz and rock bands, orchestras and ensembles. Tickets are available online. read more

Annual General Meeting

The Eisteddfod held its AGM on Tuesday 28 March. The existing Board was elected unopposed. Congratulations to Sylvia Tulloch (President), Ben Green (Vice President), Amy Sleeman (Treasurer), Janette Humphrey (Secretary), Jayne Flanagan (Publicity), Simon Best (Executive Board Chair), Di Miley (General member), and.. read more

Choirs Event Director

We are seeking somebody to be involved with the Choirs Eisteddfod in 2017, with a view to taking on a broader role with it in future years. If you are interested please let Sylvia or Di know.

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:

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 Band and Orchestras, 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.