Main Stage, Upper Reserve – Cancelled due to high fire risk


12.00pm Official Festival opening Welcome to Country with Wurundjeri Elder, Uncle Ian Hunter. Introduction of local Councillors and 2023 Monarchs, Ronnie Pederson and Connie Solty. Announcement of Grand Parade winners.
12.15pm Local schools and community groups Enjoy local kids and community members showcase their musical talents on stage.
3.00pm Battle of the Bands Bands and musicians aged 12 to 25 take to the stage to rouse the crowd in an epic display of local talent. Suitable for all ages. Prizes include a recording day at Jet Studios, music merch and music shop vouchers. This is a drug-, alcohol-, smoke- and vape-free event.

Sponsored by: Five Star Music, Ringwood.

Cost: Free.


6.00pm Blues Arcadia
7.00pm JazzParty
8.00pm Scrims



River Stage, Lower Riverbank


12.00pm        Anthony De Masi’s Incredible Magic Show

12.45pm        Wildlife Xposure

1.30pm          Super Mande African drumming and dance

2.00pm          African drumming and dance workshop

2.30pm          Cath Rutten

3.30pm          Danika