News

  • A Message from the 2017 Photography Coordinator

    We celebrate two momentous mile stones in Grenfell this year. It is the 60th continuous year of the Henry Lawson Festival of Arts. It is the 150th anniversary of the birth of Henry Lawson. What … more

  • 2017 Official Guest - Tara Moss

    The Henry Lawson Festival Committee would like to welcome Tara Moss as the 2017 Henry Lawson Festival of Arts Official Guest.

    Tara Moss is an author, journalist, TV documentary presenter, human … more

  • 2017 Children's Competition

    Greetings All,

    As 2017 begins, it’s time to think of the Children’s Competition for the Henry Lawson Festival.

    As you may be aware this year is Henry’s 150th birthday. To … more

  • 2016 Photography Competition Winners

    We're excited to announce the winners of the 2016 Henry Lawson Festival Photography Competition. Congratulations to all the winners. The standard of all entrants this year was extremely high.

    Henry … more

  • Fun Run Cancellation

    Fun Run Update: There has been an inspection of the Fun Run track. Due to the rain we have received over the last week the cross country course is a bit slippery and boggy to be racing around on so … more

  • Our Patron Dr Hilarie Lindsay MBE OAM

    With the 2016 festival fast approaching, we thought it an appropriate time to provide a little background information about our festival patron, Hilarie Lindsay Phd (Syd.) MBE OAM.

    Throughout … more

  • Announcing our 2016 Festival Queen Candidates

    Now that entries for this years Henry Lawson Festival Queen & King Competition have closed, we are excited to announce that we have four entrants for 2016. We are proud to introduce our … more

  • 2016 Guinea Pig Races

    Don't forget to nominate your Guinea Pig in the 2016 Pinnacle Guinea Pig Races! The Guinea Pig Races are on the Sunday of the Festival weekend, Sunday 12th June. Gates will open at 10.30am and … more

  • Announcing the 2016 Official Guest

    The Henry Lawson Festival is delighted to announce this year’s official guest is presenter Vanessa Grimm.

    Vanessa is married to fellow journalist Nick Grimm, a member of one of the … more