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March 3, 2021

Festival fans pack Tyalgum Hall

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More than 1000 people attended this year’s Tyalgum Festival, packing out the tiny hall. Pastance, one of the popular Friday afternoon acts, featured (L to R) James Gastineau-Hills on violin, Alex Cronin on harp, Megan Cronin on renaissance recorder. The festival is a popular return event, with most patrons surveyed having attended at least 10 of the 21 festivals staged. To relive the festival, including audience photos and videos, visit their Facebook page.


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