Join the National Eisteddfod

Do you want the Australian National Eisteddfod to continue to provide performance opportunities for those in the arts community? Show your support for this organisation, which has been holding annual competitions since 1955, by becoming a member.


Who can join?

Membership of the Australian National Eisteddfod is open to all and all are welcome.

Membership is available for:

  • individuals
  • families
  • school and community groups and
  • corporate businesses and organisations



All sponsors are automatically granted membership of the Eisteddfod.


Affiliate Membership

Competitors are automatically Affiliate Members of the Society and are entitled to free admission to the competition Sessions in which they are entrants.


Benefits of joining

  • Membership signals your support for the work of the National Eisteddfod to others.
  • Membership numbers and Sponsorship also provide a measure of the community’s support for eisteddfod.

Membership to the Australian National Eisteddfod will provide you with the following;

  • Admission to sessions in all ANES Division competitions throughout the Eisteddfod year, with the exception of special events
  • The right to hold office within the society and to vote at our AGM.


How much does it cost?

Membership Level



$ 20


$ 30

Schools and Community Groups

$ 50


$ 100


How do I join?

Fill out the Membership Application form and send it to our office by post or email.

Other ways to support us

Follow the prompts to the Get Involved page for other avenues for your support which may include: administrative work on competitions or general coordination for the competitions and other events, front-of-house and backstage work for competition sessions and other events and cash and kind donations as prizes and for general operations.

Choir performing.