Australian Festival of Chamber Music
27 July - 05 August 2018
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 perhaps the three most popular concerts of the Festival.
FRIDAY 27 JULY - 7.30pm: James Cook University Open Night - Lift Off!
SATURDAY 28 JULY - 10.00am: Concert Conversations 1 with Kathryn Stott
SATURDAY 28 JULY - 7.30pm: Governor's Gala - Exotic Excursions
Priced from $466 per person twin share or $444 for AFCM Members
CLOSING WEEKEND INDULGENCE
The final weekend of the Festival is always exhilarating with a hugely entertaining Farewell Concert.
FRIDAY 03 AUGUST - 7.30pm: Evening Series - Love Letters
SATURDAY 04 AUGUST - 9.30am: Concert Conversations 6 with Kathryn Stott
SATURDAY 04 AUGUST - 7.30pm: Festival Farewell - Magical Connections
Priced from $450 per person twin share or $430 for AFCM Members
This mid-week package offers three one-hour sunset concerts over three consecutive days.
WEDNESDAY 01 AUGUST - 5.00pm: Ray Golding Sunset Series - Bach by Candlelight 1
THURSDAY 02 AUGUST - 5.00pm: Ray Golding Sunset Series - Spain versus Italy
FRIDAY 03 AUGUST - 5.00pm: Ray Golding Sunset Series - Love Stories
Priced from $392 per person twin share or $378 for AFCM Members