OUR TEAM

NIGEL BIRD

Festival Patron,
Regional Officer WAM

“Eight meticulously curated stages and multiple busking/street stages are the platform for some of Australia’s most exciting contemporary music songwriters and bands.

Set amongst the banks of the Blackwood River and throughout this adored inland South West town, it is my favourite music festival, hands down. So when I was asked to be the Inaugural Patron of the festival, how could I (or anyone refuse)?!

Prepare to discover a swag of new acts from inside and outside of WA; great artists who are on the brink of what they aspire to. The festival has an unannounced modus operandi of not having big headliner acts, to provide opportunities for those acts from around the nation that are emerging into a national spotlight. For example in March 2016, a little known Tash Sultana performed at Nannup…”

FELICITY DEAR

Chairperson

KIMBERLEY HEITMAN

VICE CHAIRPERSON,
LEGAL ADVISOR

WENDY SLEE

SECRETARY

IAN GIBB

TREASURER

LEWIS HORNE

MEMBEr

LYN JENKINS

MEMBER,
VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR

VIRGINIA ROWLAND

MEMBER,
SPONSORSHIP & RAFFLE COORDINATOR

JOSEPH FOX

MEMBER,
GRANTS COORDINATOR

JENNY FORBES

MEMBER,
FIRST AID COORDINATOR

PHAEDRA WATTS

Festival Director

MYRTO ANGELOULI

Administration & DIGITAL Media Officer

2019 FESTIVAL PORTFOLIOS

PHAEDRA WATTS – Artist Management, Programming

ROD LAWS – Site Manager

JOSEPH FOX – Ticket Office Manager

PAUL DOUGLAS – Bar Manager

VALERIE DENSMORE – Traffic Manager

MYRTO ANGELOULI – Stalls Coordinator, Sculpture by the Tree

JOANNA BROWN – Graphic Design

BRUCE JENKINS – Ticket Office IT Coordinator

BRETT FURNISS  – Bush Breakfast Coordinator

DAVINA GIBB – Festival Shop Coordinator

LAURIE FORBES – Signage Coordinator

STEVE SOAMES – Waste Management Coordinator

GEORGIE HELLER – Festival Campground Coordinator

BILL STALLARD – Festival Campground Warden

RHYS THOMPSON – Festival Electrician