Events Calendar


Held on 25th April, ANZAC Day is made up of a number of events.

  • 5:30am Dawn Service in the Memorial Gardens

  • 6:15am Gunfire Breakfast in the Senior Citizens Centre

  • 9:30am March from William Street to the Memorial Garden

  • 9:50am Memorial Service followed by a Community Morning Tea at the Senior Citizens Centre.

Wally Cameron
0418 123 355

Folk Festival

Held over the 3rd weekend in March, the Yackandandah Folk Festival has become the major event for the year with performers coming from both Australia and overseas. The festival starts on the Friday and runs through until Sunday.

Fresh & Unframed

Held every two years in Spring, this is an exhibition of new work by local artists organised by Arts Yackandandah. All works are unframed and available for sale.

Billycart Race

Organised by the Yackandandah Primary School, this event is held in November and is a landmark event for many of the children in the community. 

To take part, contact the primary school at 

Community Christmas Lunch

A traditional Christmas lunch open to all community members, for a gold coin donation. Information about the lunch is in the December Yackity Yack and on flyers posted around town.

Carmel Kelly
0418 242 106

Community Christmas Party

Held the 1st Sunday in December, the party is held at the Yackandandah Sports Park and arranged by the Lions Club. Loads of fun for the little members of the family with the arrival of Santa on the fire truck.

Lions Club Market

The market is held each month on the 3rd Sunday, in Wellsford Street.

Produce Swap

The Community Garden holds a Produce Swap on the 3rd Saturday of the month, from 10am. Bring your excess produce, garden goodies or cash to swap with others. 

Country LivingMark Jesser