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Events in Armidale

No matter what time of year you visit, chances are there will be an event or festival in or around Armidale.

Events not to be missed include the Autumn Festival, Big Chill Festival, The Bach Festival, The New England Garden Festival, Armidale International Film Festival and Guyra Lamb and Potato Festival. Other great annual events include New England Sings, The Armidale Cup, Guyra Trout Festival, Armidale Youth Orchestra Garden Party, Vintage Truck, Machinery and Heavy Horse Show and the NEGS Equestrian events. The calendar is full with premier sport events including the TAS Rugby Carnivals, Tour de Rocks and the 12hr Mountain Bike Enduro.

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India Smith & Friends @ the Playhouse

The Armidale Playhouse 309 Beardy Street (cnr Ohio Street), ARMIDALE, NSW, Australia

Please join India and her friends as they perform an exciting program of music for violin, cello and flute. Programme: Vivaldi, Mozart, De Falla, Suk, Minter, and more! Performers: India Smith, Amelie van der Werf, Arlie Bragg, Bridie O'Neill, Sam Russell and Tiko Lay; Accompanist: Dr Robert Manley Proceeds will be donated to the Armidale Youth Orchestras, of which all the performers are active members. Thank you for your support!

$5.63 – $10.75

Musica Viva Concert – La Boheme

Lazenby Hall University of New England, ARMIDALE, NSW, Australia

On a freezing Christmas Eve, love sparks. Two hands meet in the dark and four friends’ lives change forever. Experience the original bohemian love story. When Mimì meets Rodolfo, it’s love at first touch. They head out to bustling Café Momus, where the feisty Musetta and Marcello rekindle their relationship. But even the deepest love can’t warm a freezing winter. For our bohemians, everything is possible and the future can't come quickly enough. Rodolfo and his friends are determined to […]

$41.50 – $96.85

Opera Australia – La Bohème

Lazenby Hall University of New England, ARMIDALE, NSW, Australia

Opera Australia returns to Armidale when the New England Conservatorium of Music presents the new production of Puccini’s La Bohème. This much-loved opera is the original bohemian love story of Mimi and Rodolfo. Puccini’s score has always captured the soaring spirit of young love, and this new production breathes fresh life into one of the world’s favourite operas. Award-winning director Dean Bryant (Anything Goes, Sweet Charity) brings his trademark wit and vivacity to this new staging. A night not to be […]

$40 – $94

Musica Viva Concert – Goldner String Quartet

Armidale Town Hall 127 Rusden Street, ARMIDALE, NSW, Australia

The Goldner String Quartet has longstanding recognition, not only as Australia’s pre-eminent string quartet but as an ensemble of international significance, favourably compared with the best in the world. Join us for their final concert season as they bring their 30-year Goldner String Quartet journey to a close. ARTISTS: Dene Olding (violin); Dimity Hall (violin); Irina Morozova (viola); Julian Smiles (cello) PROGRAM: MOZART Quartet No.4 in C major, K 157; SHOSTAKOVICH Quartet No. 8 in C minor, Op. 110; BEETHOVEN […]

$25 – $55

NECOM – Woolshed Series

Mirani Woolshed Mirani Woolshed, Mirani Road, WALCHA, NSW, Australia

The New England Conservatorium of Music’s Woolshed Series presents spectacular springtime concerts in three iconic woolsheds to celebrate the New England’s unique identity and rich cultural heritage: past and present. Join NECOM in its 20th anniversary year for this unforgettable series that showcases both our region’s wealth of musical talent and the impressive pastoral heritage of the New England.

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Musica Viva Concert – New England Sings!

Lazenby Hall University of New England, ARMIDALE, NSW, Australia

New England Sings! is our nationally acclaimed, award-winning choral showcase bringing together over 800 students from across the New England region, accompanied by an 80-piece orchestra. In 2024, two new Australian choral works, commissioned especially for the 20th anniversary of the New England Conservatorium of Music, will premiere. In the lead up to the event, participating schools are supported with free choral workshops, delivered by New England Conservatorium of Music and remote schools receive travel assistance to attend the final […]

NECOM – Woolshed Series

Deeargee Woolshed Gostwyck Road, URALLA, NSW, Australia

The New England Conservatorium of Music’s Woolshed Series presents spectacular springtime concerts in three iconic woolsheds to celebrate the New England’s unique identity and rich cultural heritage: past and present. Join NECOM in its 20th anniversary year for this unforgettable series that showcases both our region’s wealth of musical talent and the impressive pastoral heritage of the New England.

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NECOM – Woolshed Series

Cressbrook Woolshed Enmore Road, ENMORE, NSW, Australia

The New England Conservatorium of Music’s Woolshed Series presents spectacular springtime concerts in three iconic woolsheds to celebrate the New England’s unique identity and rich cultural heritage: past and present. Join NECOM in its 20th anniversary year for this unforgettable series that showcases both our region’s wealth of musical talent and the impressive pastoral heritage of the New England.

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