Great Southern Nights

Dashville is proud to be working alongside ARIA and Destinations NSW, to host Great Southern Nights. Testament to Dashville's knack of great live music, we've put together a doozy of a line up, featuring some glorious local Australian music by Shane Nicholson & the General Waste, Kevin Bennett & the Flood and exciting local artist Anna Weatherup.


Family Portrait Day & Christmas Party

Skip the annual stress of that shopping centre Christmas pic and head out to Dashville for an arvo of music, Santa photos, picnics and twilight markets. Camp the night if you fancy.

To find out more, pre-purchase ticket, apply for a market stall space or to book a time check it out below.

A Fresh Start - New Years Concert Series

'A Fresh Start,' a three day escape of musical recreation and leisurely relaxation for the whole family, kicking off December 31st 2020 and rolling through January 1st & 2nd 2021.

Tickets are now on sale, with artists announcement coming soon!


Embracing the slightly heavier edge of existence, comes a one-day punk, metal, rock infused jaunt, purposed to loosen your joints and calm your tendencies. After a postponement in 2020, we will welcome Thrashville's return Saturday 13th February 2021.

Limited tickets are on sale now.


The Gum Ball 2021

The mighty music and arts festival that started it all. It's the optimum cultural option for a family getaway.

The Gum Ball was due to celebrate its 15th chapter in April 2020, but due to the pandemic, this festival has been postponed until April 2021.

Stay tuned as we roll with the times and work out all the info. The Gum Ball will make its triumphant return in the new year.

Dashville Skyline 2021

Dashville Skyline - Cosmic Country Weekender is our tribute to the golden era of roots music through the '60s and '70s.

Usually held over the Labour Day long weekend, it will unfortunately not go ahead as planned in 2020. However, it will triumphantly return in October 2021. The festival features a myriad of laid back country activity, along with over 40 live performances one by one over three days, combining elements of Americana, psych-rock, alt-country, folk and bluegrass.

Dashville Nights

Dashville Nights is a series of exclusive COVID-Safe Saturday night concerts, with optional camping and dinner available.

We're currently working on adding some more shows to the calendar (probably best to be on our mailing list to find out what's coming up!)

Convenient and spacious campground accommodation option for Hunter Valley Vineyard Concerts

Dashville is...

Dashville is a purpose built secluded bushland venue owned and run by the Johnston family. It is also the physical home of the events and music promotions company of the same name.

Dashville curate and promote a number of boutique music, art and food festivals annually along with various one off concerts and events. We also provide campground/function venue hire facilities. The camping area and arena is currently spread over approximately 20 acres, just a portion of the 100 acre property.

The shady flat site boasts a number of facilities designed specifically to be flexibly suitable for the myriad of events with shower block, flushing toilets, various sheltered spaces, kitchen, BBQ and dining areas, a fully operational bar, and power & lighting across the site.