The Gum Ball returns 21st - 23rd April 2023

Stay tuned as we work up another round of magic for what will be the 17th chapter of this glorious festival. One which will no doubt be full of great people, music, art and a buzzing family friendly atmosphere.

 Save the date and stay tuned for more info coming very soon.

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"I have to say, it was one of the most fun, if not THE most fun Coral Snakes gigs we’ve done. The crowd were ace and talk about ready to rock, they were dancing before we started!" - Claire Moore (Dave Graney  & The Coral Snakes)

"Superb festival, brilliant festival." - Turin Brakes (UK)

 "Definitely a stand out vibe in my books." - Dave McCormack (Custard)

"I took a deep breath and closed my eyes trying to imprint the moment in my mind so that I would never forget it.” - Lindi Ortega (US)

"We've toured the world extensively and the feeling from all members was that Gum Ball is one of the finest festivals, from both the artists and as fans point of view, that we have been involved in." - The Creepshow (US)

"Thanks for having us - what an amazing festival!" - Screamfeeder

"I really loved being out under the stars, hanging around bon fires re-connecting with my peers again and everyone was just so relaxed." - Ngaiire

"We were incredibly honoured to perform, and the whole weekend was an absolute blast"  - The Bottlers

"We were incredibly honoured to perform, and the whole weekend was an absolute blast"  - The Bottlers

Photo 27-4-19, 9 40 59 pm
Photo 27-4-19, 9 42 12 pm
'The Gum Ball is where it all stems from. If mum and dad never said yes to letting us host a festival in the front yard back in 2004 ... Who knows what we'd be doing now?' Magpie (Festival Curator)

Check out some videos from previous years!

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