Press Release: Enter the 2016 Sydney Eisteddfod now!

2 February 2016:

Sydney Eisteddfod is now accepting entries for its 2016 Festival. The complete Syllabus is available on the Sydney Eisteddfod website, and as usual it is packed with classical and contemporary events for singers, dancers, musicians, actors, dance troupes, drama groups, bands, choirs and orchestras. 

The 2015 Sydney Eisteddfod was a magnificent artistic success and the 2016 festival promises to be even more exciting. Performing in public is confidence building, so if you dream about making a career in the performing arts, want to test your skills before highly qualified adjudicators or simply experience the thrill of appearing onstage, the Sydney Eisteddfod platform is a great place to start.

Most of the 35,000 entrants who grace its stages each year consider participating in Sydney Eisteddfod as an exciting adventure in learning. Whether they place or not, most take pride in following the path trodden by some of Australia’s greatest performing artists and thoroughly enjoy the experience.

Entering online is easy at  You will find all the information you need on our website and Sydney Eisteddfod recommends you enter this way. If you do not have access to a computer, call us on (02) 9261-8366 and one of our officers will be happy to help you. If you have any other issues about entering online, email

Entries close on 14 March.  Depending on the space available, Sydney Eisteddfod may accept registrations after this date, but late fees will apply.

For immediate release

Jennie Lees, PhD

Historian, Researcher and Friends of Sydney Eisteddfod Co-Ordinator