The dates for the 2022 Eisteddfod are;
Friday 29 Jul – Fri 05 Aug 2022
The 2022 Schedule of Items is now available for download.
NEW MEMBERS WANTED
Gympie Eisteddfod Association needs new members!
Membership is only $10 a year and entitles you to vote at our Annual Meeting.
Please contact The Secretary 0412 432 120 or
WE CURRENTLY NEED VOLUNTEERS TO ASSIST US WITH NEXT YEAR’S EISTEDDFOD.
The Gympie & District Eisteddfod Association extends a warm welcome to our website.
The City of Gympie proudly boasts that its heritage is written in the history books as the “city that saved Queensland”. This was possible with the discovery of gold in 1867. The Eisteddfod Association is proud likewise as Gympie held the first Eisteddfod in the State of Queensland.
The Eisteddfod is an annual event with the week providing a platform of performance for the youth of the community involved in cultural pursuits.
The Association’s Aim is: “to foster and nurture the love of the arts in the youth of the community”.
The art forms available to competitors are Piano, Instrumental, Speech and Drama, Vocal/Choral and Dance.
The Gympie Eisteddfod is a junior Eisteddfod offering items in each of the art forms.
PATRON – Mrs. Elizabeth Reid
PRESIDENT – Mrs. Thelma Reisenleiter 54837095
VICE PRESIDENT – Mrs Shirley Byrnes
SECRETARY / TREASURER – Don Thomas 0412 432 120
June Cross, Robyn Godwin, Margot Goldburg, Barry A. Mason
Mrs Margaret Dawson
Mrs Jackie Hyam
Mrs. Val Jones
Mr Reg Lawlor
Mr. Barry Mason
Mrs Elizabeth Reid
Mrs. Thelma Reisenleiter