Since 1933

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Message from His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret'd) Governor of New South Wales and Mrs Linda Hurley

Our iconic Sydney Eisteddfod has launch the careers of many young Australians, shining a light on the expanse of talent across New South Wales and providing exceptional opportunities for young...

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Message from the Prime Minister

Each year, the Sydney Eisteddfod provides young performers with the opportunity to demonstrate their talents in one of the world’s largest and most respected performing arts competitions. Yet this Sydney...

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Message from Professor The Honourable Dame Marie Bashir AD CVO

There is no doubt that the Sydney Eisteddfod has become an outstanding event, indeed now a fine tradition of our great city. Over the past 84 years this Eisteddfod has served...

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Message from Clover Moore MP Lord Mayor of the City of Sydney

I am delighted to support the 2017 Sydney Eisteddfod. For more than 80 years Sydney Eisteddfod has provided a fantastic forum for singers, dancers, actors, musicians, composers, bands, choirs and...

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I am pleased to offer my best wishes to everyone taking part in the 2017 Sydney Eisteddfod. Since 1933, Sydney Eisteddfod has made an invaluable contribution to the cultural landscape...

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Message from Richard Bonynge AC CBE

With so many changes in the world it is heartening to see the Sydney Eisteddfod continuing its wonderful work. The help you have given to young musicians and dancers and the...

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Message from David McAllister AM, Artistic Director of The Australian Ballet

In 2017 the Sydney Eisteddfod will once again attract artists from around Australia to gather and share their talent. For the many dance students who train around our nation this...

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Message from Lyndon Terracini AM, Artistic Director of Opera Australia

Many former winners of the Sydney Eisteddfod have become principal artists with Opera Australia and other major companies throughout the world. The competition enjoys an international reputation and is without...

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