General Information

2015 General Information

Conditions of Entry for Stall Holders


Conditions of Entry for Stall Holders


  • Please DO NOT forward fees with this application form. If your application is successful, you will be notified and invoiced accordingly, a link will be provided for payment Online.
  • An electrician MUST tag external generators, power cords and other electrical equipment prior to the festival
  • Stall areas are 3m deep x 6m long and must be kept clean and tidy at all times
  • A copy of your current Public & Product Liability Insurance certificate (Public Liability to be a minimum of $10,000.000), Health Food Act certificate (if selling food) is required to process this application.
  • If Approved a link will be provided, so you can pay and upload copies of your Certificates. IF CURRENT CERTIFICATES ARE NOT RECEIVED WITH YOUR APPLICATION PAYMENT ‐ your application will be deemed void.
  • Stallholders participate in the Sydney Blues & Roots Festival at their own risk; they are also responsible for the security of their stall goods
  • Dogs or any other animals are strictly prohibited (unless an animal attraction)


  • Drop offs permitted to designated site prior to 7.00am MUST be put on footpath, NOT on the road
  • Stalls can then be set up on the mall, but UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES before 7.00am
  • Stallholders will receive one parking pass in a designated area, directions to the parking and details on their stall position
  • Sydney Blues & Roots Festival Promoters will decide on stallholders and allocate stall positions, no discussions will be entered into
  • Stallholders MUST stay open between 9.00am and 10.00pm
  • All tables, rain and sun protection is to be your own responsibility. You must ensure that all structures are tied down and are secure
  • The selling of cap guns or any toys with firing capabilities is prohibited
  • Stall fees will not be refunded should inclement weather or other factors beyond the control of the Sydney Blues & Roots Festival effect the event

Food Stallholders:

  • A current Health Food Act certificate from your local Council or health department MUST be provided (more details are available here). The Hawkesbury City Council health inspector WILL also be inspecting on the day. You must also comply with "Guidelines for Temporary Food Stall Associated with Special Events” available from, applications page
  • The deadline for expressions of interest is the 2nd October 2015
  • Payment is required no later than the 9th October 2015 to confirm your festival position


Program 2015

The Sydney Blue & Roots Festival Program for 2015 is still being updated.

Please return soon for updates.

Sydney Blues & Roots Festival 2015

 Sydney Blues & Roots

Live in the Hawlesbury

Windsor, 22nd - 25th October 2015

Exciting First band Release coming soon

Festival Friends applaud Muddy Waters Tribute 2013

Sydney Blues & Roots Festival 2015 - Sponsors

Please Contact us if you would like to Sponsor the Sydney Blues Festival.

Imagine thousands of people relaxing on a clear Australian night while they drink an ale or two and listen with rapt attention to one of the country’s premier Blues bands…

Gary Mannix, talks about the Sydney Blues & Roots Festival in 2013.

  • Invitations to the official launch party
  • Festival day passes
  • Link to sponsor’s home page from event website
  • Free site during festival for promotional display
  • Sponsor posters
  • Premier banner display
  • Free promotional stall in Windsor mall
  • Up to 25 weeks of exposure
  • Half page advertisement in Souvenir Festival Program
  • Logo on selected Festival advertising and promotional material
  • Logo on Sydney Blues & Roots Festival official website
  • Promotional signage and material at Sydney Blues Festival office during Festival
  • Premier mention and acknowledgement of support in all media releases
  • Logo on 10,000 Festival flyers


Read more: Sydney Blues & Roots Festival 2015 - Sponsors


Tent City

This year the Sydney Blue & Roots Festival has a number of Accommodation choices to help make your stay a comfortable and pleasant experience.

During the weekend of the festival, Accommodation in the Hawkesbury can be difficult to find.

To help alleviate the problem Sydney Blues & Roots Festival have organised a TENT CITY within walking distance to the venues (refer to the Venue Map below).
The camping ground will provide camping facilities to suit all budgets, whether it be an area to pitch your very own tent through or bring your own camper.


Read more: Accommodation

Thank You To Our Sponsors 2014

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Hawkesbury Independent East Coast Staging & Audio Sweet Universal Candy 2GB - Macquarie Radio Network Macquarie Towns Refrigeration Historic Windsor
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