Canterbury Folk Festival

A Family Festival of Music

The Camp is very well equipped with many camping sites, choices of powered or non powered, morning or afternoon sun, secluded, bushed, or in the more populated open areas next to the main cooking and bathroom facilities.

The camp has two bunk room areas, both multiple bunk rooms, all heated, carpeted, and close to toilet / kitchen facilities.
The site is owned by the Waipara Adventure Centre, and facilities and grounds are kept clean and in good order.

NOTE: No dogs are allowed, also there is currently a total fire ban in place.

Important Dates:

Save the date to find your folk 19 - 22 April 2019

44th Canterbury Folk Festival - a family-friendly weekend featuring the best in acoustic/folk music at the Waipara Adventure Centre2019 performer applications close on 31 July 2018. Please send all links and information to 

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Thank you for your interest in the Canterbury Folk Music Festival. If you require any additional information about the event or how to apply, please contact us:

Canterbury Folk Music Festival
P O Box 964, Christchurch 8140
ph: 027-454-3885