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.



Morpeth Mid-week Folk

July 12 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Hugh Merrel with Russ Redford Jim Jarvis   Join us in our newest participatory music event, a monthly folk / acoustic music blackboard concert for Hunter Valley musicians, facilitated by the Newcastle & Hunter Valley Folk Club, for all the community to enjoy.   Maximum seven (8) twenty minutes performances per show.   [...]

Traditional Graffiti

August 6 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

‘Traditional Graffiti’ is the exciting roots music band that has evolved out of Australia’s ever-popular gang of ex-pats, ‘The Wheeze & Suck Band’.  Ian ‘The Pump’ Macintosh (Melodeon, guitar, Harmonica), John ‘Red Tips’ Milce (Percussion and japes ie: he hits things hard!) & Nigel ‘Muddy’ Waters (Mandolin, Cello Mandolin, Harmonica & Guitar) continue their unique [...]

Blues Night (tentative)

September 3 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Blues Night with Chris Cady and other local blues performers. Watch this space for more information.

The Beez

October 1 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Watch this space for more information and booking details.      

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