Marrickville Road and Seaview Street, Dulwich Hill


10am-4pm, Sunday 17 September 2023

About Dulwich Hill Festival

Celebrate the delights of local hidden gem, Dulwich Hill. Ready to shine for the festival’s return to the streets, streetscapes will come alive with live music, foodie treats and more!

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2023 Dulwich Hill Festival

Dulwich Hill Festival will celebrate all that is loved about the village and community. There will be foodie delights galore from local eateries, local live music curated by Butchers Brew Bar, a takeover of Seaview Street car park by the Next Gen Stage and art installation by Dulwich High School of Visual Arts and Design, abundant tales courtesy of Gleebooks, plus much more!

Program Announcement!

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Main Stage, presented by Butchers Brew Bar

Local outfit Butchers Brew Bar have curated the excellent line up of artists on the Main Stage for the festival this year. Expect plenty of danceable tracks with groove, soul and funk featuring heavily across the artists' repertoires. Check it out below!

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10:10am - Mitch Anderson Band

Soul, Blues, Funk, Reggae, Rock. Feel the Healing power with the mighty Harry Brus on bass, Ewan Lund on guitar, Keith Sullivan on drums, Ross Middleton on sax, Grant Naylor on percussion and Mitch Anderson himself on keys and vocals. Super funky and supernatural.

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11:30am - Daniel March presents The Modern Artefact

Partially Auslan Interpreted

The Modern Artefact is a Sydney-based neo-soul/ funk band fronted by Daniel March on lead vocals and guitar.  Daniel is an exceptionally talented artist, songwriter and music producer from Inner West Sydney, who is also making waves on the global independent music scene.  His versatility and unique approach to music have made him a force to be reckoned with in the soul genre and beyond.

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12:45pm - Juanita Tippins Band

Partially Auslan Interpreted

Local artist Juanita Tippins presents her collection of soul and reggae songs from her NITA project.

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2:00pm - Clayton Doley's Bayou Billabong

Auslan Interpreted

A 10-piece powerhouse of mighty funk horns, soul vocals, infectious grooves and above all, great original songs!

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3:00pm - Craig Calhoun & The Brothers of Oz

Auslan Interpreted

Craig Calhoun and the Brothers of Oz are legends on the Sydney funk scene, renowned for their energy, groove and stage presence.  The man they call “CC” has been ‘Slappin da Bass’ to the delight of audiences across the USA, Europe, Australia and Asia.  His career includes opening shows for Santana, Joe Cocker, Kool & The Gang, working with the Motown Supremes, Will Calhoun of ‘Living Colour’, as well as Australian icons Marcia Hines, Jimmy Barnes, Kevin Borich, Diesel, Renee Geyer and John Farnham.

Next Gen Stage

Stationed in Seaview Street Car Park, be stunned with the upcoming talent on our Next Gen Stage. Featuring performances from local schools Dulwich High School of Visual Arts and Design as well as Dulwich Hill Public School, bring your best cheers for these incredible young people.

10:05am - Dulwich High School of Visual Arts and Design Stage Band

10:35am - Dulwich High School of Visual Arts and Design Concert Band

11:00am - Dulwich High School of Visual Arts and Design Year 9 Elective

11:20am - Dulwich High School of Visual Arts and Design Vocal Ensemble

11:30am - CDC Studios

11:45am - Dulwich High School of Visual Arts and Design Junior Rock Band

12:10pm - Dulwich High School of Visual Arts and Design Senior Rock Band

12:35pm - CDC Studios

1:05pm - Dulwich Hill Public School Junior Strings

1:25pm - Dulwich Hill Public School Senior Strings

1:50pm - Dulwich Hill Public School Combined Stage 2 & 3 Choir, conducted by Baolan Nguyen

2:20pm - Dulwich Hill Public School Concert Band

Roving Performances

10:45am - The Oompah Loompah Band

2:45pm & 3:30pm - YuNiOn


  • Agape Organic Food Truck
  • Berliner Bakery
  • Boomerang Bags
  • CDC Studios 
  • Denison Road Community Garden
  • Dulwich High School of Visual Arts and Design P&C Association
  • Dulwich Hill Gourmet Meats 
  • Dulwich Hill Public School P&C Association
  • Fitstop Dulwich Hill 
  • Food Theatre
  • Inner West Council FOGO Team
  • Larry's Novelties
  • Lemonade by Citrus and Sugar
  • Lofitis Dulwich Hill Real Estate
  • Mister Toast
  • More Rice
  • MS Plus
  • My Back Relief Clinic 
  • Mzansi Fusion
  • OddProd
  • PidegoArt
  • Sideways Deli Cafe
  • Sofrito Paella
  • Sunnyfield Disability Services
  • The Agency
  • The Eate Restaurant
  • The Mexican Food in Australia
  • Whiter And Brighter Smilez

Sponsors & Supporters

Thank you to our sponsors and supporters for their contribution to Dulwich Hill Festival 2023.


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For all Dulwich Hill Festival enquiries, please contact events@innerwest.nsw.gov.au or call 9392 5000.

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Think foodie delights, family friendly activities and live entertainment, and you’re at the Dulwich Hill Festival!

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