Discover Autumn in the Derwent Valley on Sunday 15 April 2018

and all that is good about the region with a day of great entertainment, fine food, local wines, beers, music for all tastes and renew friendships on the banks of the beautiful Derwent River. 


We look forward to seeing everyone for the 2018 Festival.

Our 2018 festival date is 15th April, and our date for the 2019 festival is 14th April. 

Applications are now open for the 2018 Festival, and will close 16th February 2018. 

All paying stalls are invited to participate in a best presented stall competition, where the winner will receive a free stall at the 2019 festival. 

We currently have applications open for sponsorship for the Art Competition. If you would be interested in sponsoring, please fill out the form in the Art Competition page. 

We hope to see everyone again.

Dogs at the Autumn Festival

Please note that under the Derwent Valley Council's Dog Control Act of 2000, dogs are not permitted (with the exception of guide dogs and assistance dogs), at any public event/festivals held on Council maintained land within the Derwent Valley unless there is a resolution of Council prior to this event. 

Thank you for your understanding.