The township is also known for hosting a number of popular events, including the Healesville Music Festival; a 3 day family friendly event held over a number of venues throughout Healesville.
Healesville Music Festival – 2017 Dates, Artists & Tickets
So come and watch the live performances from Healesville’s top musicians as well as a number of artists from other locations around Australia. This festival showcases all kinds of music, so you will find acts which play rock and roll, blues, jazz as well as country music and some contemporary classics.
For 2017, the lineup includes: The Northern Folk, Scott Cook, Lloyd Spiegel, Miss Eileen & King Lear, Frencham Smith Trio, The Royal High Jinx, The Stetson Family, John Flanagan Trio, Yusupha Ngum & the Affia Band, Sarah Carroll, Kristian Mizzi, Penny Larkins & Carl Panuzzo, Richard Perso, Kurt Gentle, Opal Ocean, Iris, David Ricciuti Band, The Knott Family Band, The Humbuckin’ Pickups, Uke Frenzy, The Anecdote, ICB, Red Raven Morris Dancers and Michael the Balloonologist.
Kids will also love this festival as there are a number of shows and activities just for them including workshops and play areas. When hunger calls, browse through the wide range of food and drink stalls within the venues and enjoy snacks, coffee, or sit down for a full restaurant meal.
Camping will also be available at the Healesville Racecourse. Camping costs $25 per person for the duration of the festival. This includes 2 nights camping (Friday and Saturday). Children 13 and under may camp free of charge with an adult.