Canterbury Folk FestivalA Family Festival of Music
Only 56km north of Christchurch City, in the scenic North Caterbury wine growing country
- Waipara Adventure Camp, 137 Darnley Road, Amberley
- State Highway one, north of Amberly at Waipara, (directly opposite the Waipara Hills Winery sign)….
- Turn into Georges Rd, just south of the Waipara river bridge.
- Cross over the railway lines, and go straight ahead approx 500metres.
- Turn 1st right into Darnley Rd and go straight ahead approx 1km, following the signs to the festival site. You will see the Waipara Adventure Centre main entrance to your left hand side.
- Enter the gates, & register for the festival at the registration tent.
UPON ARRIVAL.. PLEASE DRIVE SLOWLY AS THERE WILL BE YOUNG CHILDREN ABOUT.
PLEASE NOTE: YOU WILL BE CROSSING AN UNCONTROLLED RAILWAY CROSSING. PLEASE TAKE EXTREME CARE.
Canterbury Folk Festival
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
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