The Nightjar Festival

Step inside the wonderland that is the Nightjar Festival! Over 8 weeks in summer you will be immersed in the magical atmosphere of music, roving performers, buskers and culinary delights.

Nightjar Festival Torquay – Thursday nights in January
Nightjar Festival Geelong – Friday nights in February

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There will be another awesome line up of musicians waiting to get you up dancing in 2019. Check out the 2019 line up here…

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Currently out taste testing food for the 2019 festival.

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Gone shopping for new, up and coming designers for 2019.

FESTIVAL DATES & MUSIC LINE UP

03 Jan 2019 Girl Friday | The Kite Machine | Blooming | Tanya George Band
10 Jan 2019 Matt Katsis | The New Savages | George & Noriko | Hussy Hicks
17 Jan 2019 Lash 78 | Lucy & the Night Sky | Miles Recommends | Aine
24 Jan 2019 Ancient Animal Orchestra | The TWOKS | Ajak Kwai | Deep Street Soul
01 Feb 2019 Momoko Rose | Tess Guthrie | Michael Meeks & the Lost Souls | The Vibraphonic Orchestra
08 Feb 2019 Bon Temps | Tanya George Solo | Ben Whiting Trio | Zoe Fox and the Rocket Clocks
15 Feb 2019 The Quick Sixes | Jack the Fox | Salty Bones Band | Surfusion
22 Feb 2019 Alister Turrill | Blue Howl | The Refuge | Libby Steel

LEAVE YOUR WORRIES AT THE GATE!

Nightjar has a unique vision of fusing a night market with a music festival and food and wine extravaganza, which celebrates the arts, food and entertainment within the beautiful natural park settings of Torquay & Geelong.

Latest News & Updates

2019 Dates Released

NIGHTJAR FESTIVAL DATES ARE HERE! Torquay Season – 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th January 2019 Geelong Season – 1st, 8th, 15th and 22nd February 2019 FOOD & STALL...

War on Waste

OK GUYS, we are getting down and dirty with Nightjar’s War on Waste! When one of the Nightjar co-founders recently flew into Bali she was firstly confused, but...

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