Canterbury Folk Festival

A Family Festival of Music


From Australia we bring you UKE Nomad

UKE NOMAD play original and contemporary Jazz/Folk/Soul featuring a Barron River Tenor and Bass Ukuleles. Tripping tenor uke loops, allows the flute to solo and gorgeous vocal Lead and harmonies to soar, showcasing songs written about places and people they met in Southland last year. Original lyrics shine through with a swag of favourite covers and there’s plenty of chances to sing along. They will be featuring their new album ‘Tell me a Story’ and songs from ‘Love from Woodfordia.’

Anu Grace was a founding member of jazz band Chocolate Fish on Waiheke Island for 17 years and Laurie Anu play their original music as part of the 5 piece festival band, Halelujah Baby in Australia.

44th Canterbury Folk Festival, 19-22 April 2019 - a family-friendly weekend featuring the best in acoustic/folk music at the Waipara Adventure Centre, North Canterbury

2019 performer applications have now closed.

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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