Welcome to the Newcastle & Hunter Valley Folk Club Inc.

The Newcastle & Hunter Valley Folk Club Inc. is a “Not For Profit” community group, which supports and encourages Folk Music, Dance, Folk Lore and Bush Poetry in the Newcastle / Hunter Valley region, with regular concerts and activities showcasing international, national and local artists.

Throughout the website you will find information on Club concerts and activities, local folk-related sessions, events and things of interest to our members and other folk-minded people.

If you have something of interest, be it pictures, information or history, that you think would benefit the Folk Music scene in Newcastle and the Hunter Valley please don’t hesitate to let us know. We are here to promote Folk Music and related areas for all of us to enjoy.



We are able to get back on the Dance Floor.  Yes things will almost be the same again. Well almost - unfortunately we will not be able to have our normal supper at this stage. Please bring your own refreshments and food. We will also have Covid-19 Safety procedures in place at the door. Normal [...]

Folk Club Come All Yee Concert Night

June 5 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

The floor is open for members and friends of the Folk Club to step up and take the seat of inspiration and perform to an enthusiastic audience. Please bring your Songs, Music Dance and Poetry to share or just join us for an evening of sensationally spontaneous and surprising entertainment. Tickets via Trybooking - $5 [...]

The Session is back - Ticket prices and other details to follow

“IF YOU WANT TO END WAR AND STUFF, YOU GOTTA SING LOUD!” This was Arlo Guthrie’s advice to the audience in his epic anti-war song, Alice’s Restaurant, and veteran folksinger and broadcaster, Phil Bates, has chosen it as the title for his concert of protest songs from the Cold War period. Phil was a teenager [...]

You are always welcome at the Newcastle and Hunter Valley Folk Club.