Australian Festival of Chamber Music
26 July - 04 August 2019
Enjoy a unique combination of exquisite music and tropical winter warmth at the Australian Festival of Chamber Music. Explore the natural beauty of Townsville with its stunning coastline, beaches and lush rainforests. Take a dip in the ocean before immersing yourself in some of the world's finest chamber music. Experience an internationally acclaimed Festival program with more than 30 musicians visiting from around the world.
Australian Holiday Centre are proud to be the booking agent for this year's fabulous Festival. Our Festival holiday packages include three nights accommodation and tickets to three Festival concerts. It delivers the perfect combination of music and relaxation, with everything booked for you. Choose from three exclusive packages with the option to add extra nights and additional concerts.
OPENING WEEKEND EXTRAVAGANZA
This popular package includes the glitz of Opening Weekend with three of the most popular concerts of the Festival, and three nights accommodation.
FRIDAY 26 JULY - 7.30pm: James Cook University Open Night - Creations
SATURDAY 27 JULY - 10.00am: Concert Conversations 1 with Kathryn Stott
SATURDAY 27 JULY - 7.30pm: Governor's Gala - Traces and Transformations
Priced from $452 per person twin share or $430 for AFCM Friends
CLOSING WEEKEND INDULGENCE
The final weekend of the Festival is always exhilarating with a hugely entertaining Farewell Concert, with most of the artists still standing taking part in the fun! Package includes three concerts and three nights accommodation.
FRIDAY 02 AUGUST - 7.30pm: Evening Series - Homelands
SATURDAY 03 AUGUST - 9.30am: Concert Conversations 6 with Kathryn Stott
SATURDAY 03 AUGUST - 7.30pm: Festival Farewell - Full Circle
Priced from $436 per person twin share or $416 for AFCM Friends
This mid-week package is the perfect introduction to chamber music and includes three one-hour sunset concerts over consecutive days, and three nights accommodation. It’s a glorious balance of fine music and winter relaxation.
WEDNESDAY 31 JULY - 5.00pm: Ray Golding Sunset Series - New Connections
THURSDAY 01 AUGUST - 5.00pm: Ray Golding Sunset Series - Baroque Around the
FRIDAY 02 AUGUST - 5.00pm: Ray Golding Sunset Series - Klezmer Connections
Priced from $377 per person twin share or $362 for AFCM Friends