Program 2002

Saturday, November 23

The Borderers, Maria Forde, Jigzag, Taliesin, Donegal Express, The Beenies, Jamie McKinnon, Caledonia, Skibbereen, Martin Dougherty, Molly Maguires, Malcolm Brodie (poet). Plus Wellington Shire Pipe Band, O’Shea-Ryan Irish Dancers, Melbourne Highland Dance Display Team, Cornish Wrestling Demonstration, Irish Wolfhounds and Highland Cattle on display, Celtic crafts/market stalls, food and beverage on site and Fireworks.


Maria Forde – unaccompanied singing in both English and Irish

The Beenies – playing your fiddle

Jigzag – songwriting and arranging material

Sunday November 24

Idle Didlies, Jigzag, Bhan Tre, The Davidsons, Donegal Express, Caledonia, Jamie McKinnon, Briagolong Bush Band, Molly Maguires, Martin Dougherty, Malcolm Brodie (poet). Plus The Celtic Pipers, Drouin S.C. Celtic Clarinet Ensemble, McAllister Valley Highland Dancers, Latrobe Valley Mulcahey Irish Dancers, Haggis Throwing Competition, Gaelic Football Game, Celtic crafts/market stalls, food and beverage on site.

Workshops :

Martin Dougherty – playing the Uillean Pipes

The Beenies – Playing wooden flute. Playing tin whistle.

The fun continues well beyond the final hour of the Gippsland Celtic Music Festival with the added attraction of a twilight Harness Race Meeting on Sunday. The first race will commence before the final act of the Music Festival and will add an extra bit of fun to the day for all in attendance.