Up the Country

Always held over the June long weekend, the Henry Lawson Festival lures Grenfell residents past and present as we host the Street Party of the year, each year. 

The festival is renowned for introducing Lawson’s work to generations of fans and aims to promote aspiring artistic endeavours whilst showcasing the Grenfell region’s heritage and tourist attractions with entertainment for everyone including vibrant street parties, market stalls and performers.

Poetry reading, a parade, car show, busking, coach rides are among the many other items on the festival agenda. Please remember to Like and Follow our Facebook page.

Take a selfie with Henry Lawson in the Main Street. Visit the local specialty shops, pubs, clubs and cafes. Enjoy the abundance of country hospitality on offer across the Weddin Shire!

The Henry Lawson Festival committee would like to thank Weddin Shire Council and their staff for their ongoing support.

Festival Program