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PUBLIC MEETING is to be held AT

Main South Road Yankalilla



It’s time get into the swing of our next festival in April 2015, to meet the new co-ordinator and to exchange thoughts and ideas for what - we are certain - will be a knockout event. 
Exciting times ahead. Please be part of it.

Greg Mackie 
Chair Festival Association Board

for further information email: 

2015 dates

The dates for the 2015 festival have been set: opening on Saturday the 11th of April and closing on Sunday the 19th of April.


An AGM of the Leafy Sea Dragon Festival Association Inc. was held in October 2013 and a new executive elected as follows:
Chairperson:   Greg Mackie
Treasurer:       Joy Whellum  
Secretary:        Lorraine McLoughlin
Committee members: Chris Rann and Ian Main

special thank you to Ruth Davis

A special thank you to Ruth Davis, the outgoing chair of the Association Inc. which she chaired since the incorporation of the festival until June 2013. Her input and support have been enormous and our best wishes go with her in her move interstate.

your ideas

If you have any ideas about what you would like to see included or could organise please fill in the contact form

Yaccatracks art prize for painting

 People's Choice:

There were 655 votes for People's Choice.
The winner was John Lacey's 'Country Community' with 61 votes.



The winner and placements for the Yaccatracks art prize for painting 2013:

1st prize Lorraine Lewitzka - 'Inman quilting girls' - $3000
2nd prize - Helena Carapetis - 'nature's cradle' - $1500
3rd prize - John Lacey - 'around Yank and Normy' - $500
3rd prize - Anthony Edgcumbe - 'Australia Day devil' - $500

There was no youth prize given due to there being only one youth entry. Instead the judges awarded 2 third prizes.

The judges: Lisa Slade, Project Curator, Art Gallery SA
and Erica Green, Director, Samstag Musem, UniSA


survey form winners

Congratulations to our two survey form respondents winners
The winner of RYDES South Park  one night accommodation is a person from Carrickalinga.; and the 3 course dinner for two went to a Urrbrae resident.

what we saw

Below is an appetiser of events.
Click on an event to read more, or use the find an event by date button to view all events for a selected day.
17 april 10am–4.30pm

$90 – includes materials+coffee+lunch+glass wine
13, 14, 19–21 April 10.00am–5.00pm

12–21 april 11.00am–9.00pm