• The York Festival attracts thousands of people to WA's oldest inland town. Program highlights in 2017 include the launch of the Americana Music Association of Australia with a showcase of local Americana alt country music, the Act-Belong-Commit Mt Brown Run-Cycle, Roald Dahl's "The Twits" presented by Spare Parts Puppet Theatre, maker's markets, the Great Gold Hunt.

Act-Belong-Commit Mt Brown R...

Sat 16 Sep

The 2017 Mt Brown Run-Cycle takes place at 7am Saturday 16th...

Mt Brown

Americana Music Association...

Sat 16 Sep

What is Americana?  Sometimes called alt country music, Americana music in Australia builds on...

Castle Hotel

Bilya Kep Waangkiny –...

Sat 16 Sep

An intimate afternoon event of poetry readings and performances by Northam Noongar community...


Creative Camera workshop

Sat 16 Sep

A workshop that will teach you the creative use of your camera to produce stunning images of...

York Community Resource Centre

David Gregson Art Trail

14th & 15th October

The David Gregson art trail is a celebration of one of Western Australia’s most highly regarded...

Various venues. See map in program guide

Hay Bale Challenge

Sat 16 Sep

Hay there! What can you do with a bale of hay? We are throwing down the gauntlet and challenge you...

Trooper's Yard rear of Courthouse

New Holland Consort –...


The New Holland Consort – Telemann & Bach, music and friendship concert is a performance...

York Courthouse

Painting and Paper Collage

Sat 16 Sep

Collage & painting workshop with Louise...

Sandalwood Yards/York Town Hall

Photographing Treasured Poss...

Thu 14 Sep

Learn the tips and tricks of photo-recording objects to get stunning and successful images in the...

York Community Resource Centre

Roald Dahl’s The Twits

Sat 16 Sep

Roald Dahl's The Twits is a comedy of rebellion and justice in which Muggle-Wump the monkey races...

York Town Hall

Running of the Lambs

Sun 17 Sep

Complete the ninja warrior-style obstacle course dressed in your best lamb...

Peace Park, South Street York

Shire of York Arts Forum

13th October

Come along and discover what possibilities are unfolding across all artforms and let us know what...

York Town Hall

Stitching Stories sewing wor...

Sun 17 Sep

Stitching Stories sewing workshop for kids is presented by Textile artist Anne...

York Courthouse

York Architecture Tour

Sunday Sept 17
Sunday Oct 8
Sunday Oct 15

Discover a world of heritage architecture on the York Architecture...


York Conversations

16th September - 15th October

The Act-Belong-Commit York Conversations exhibition is based on a series of story capture workshops...

York Town Hall

York Medieval Fayre

24th September

The Act-Belong-Commit York Medieval Fayre features knights, swordsmen, weapon display, stalls and...

Avon Park

York Night Walking Tour

Sat 16 Sep

Discover stories of horror, intrigue, love and unrequited love on the York Night Walking...

Botanicalia Cafe + Artisan Store


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