Beechworth is a 3 hour drive from Melbourne via the M31 Hume Freeway. Take the Great Alpine Road B500 to Tarrawingee and the C315 to Beechworth.
Sydney is a 6 hour drive to Beechworth via the M31 Hume Freeway to Wodonga, then follow the signs to Beechworth on the C315.
Albury airport is about 50 minutes from Beechworth. Qantas, REX (Regional Express) and Virgin operate several flights daily from Melbourne and Sydney. Check airline websites for current flight information. Hire cars are available from Albury Airport.
Rail services run daily from Melbourne and Sydney to Wangaratta and Albury. View VLine and NSW TrainLink XPT for timetable information.
Wangaratta Coachlines operate a service Monday to Friday to Beechworth. View timetables at www.wangarattacoachlines.com.au.
VLine also operates regular coach service from Melborne, Wangaratta and Bright. View timetables at www.vline.com.au.
Where to stay
Beechworth has an abundance of accomodation available to suit all budgets. All of it is within a walk (or short drive) from the festival.
Motels / Hotels
A list of Accom providers here: https://www.explorebeechworth.com.au/accommodation-search
COVID event plan
We’ll be adhering to government guidelines and protocols and delivering a safe and fun event for all.
COVID Refund policy
IF the event is canceled due to COVID, we’ll be processing full refunds (minus the booking fee)