2020 Spinfest Details
Dates: January 16th (arrival day) | 17th - 19th Jan (workshops) | 20th Jan (departure day)
Location: Sokil Eco Arts Retreat, Wensleydale (1.5 hours drive from Melbourne)
Ticket Prices: $260 Earlybird, $300 Full price (+ booking fee)
What is Spinfest?
Spin Circus Festival features 3 full days of workshops, shows, skills and community. Best of all, everyone is welcome! Whether you are a newbie, intermediate-advanced, practising professional, oldschool, or just a circus groupie, this is where you belong! Open to all ages and experience levels.
Scheduled workshops include: Acrobatics, handstands, rou cyr, acroyoga, levi wand, teeterboard, fire spinning, poi, staff, contact staff, double staff, dragon staff, acro staff, slackline, hoops, clowning, dance, juggling, hat manipulation, whip cracking, as well as heaps more workshops to be announced! The festival also includes night events and entertainment, including Fire Jams, Gala Shows & Renegade!
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Accommodation: There will be a VERY limited release of dorms available for purchase at $40 for 4 nights. All other accommodation at Spin Festival will be onsite camping, BYO equipment. There are shared toilet and shower facilities on site.
Please note: The camp site can be cold overnight, so be sure to pack warm bedding.
Food: Participants may bring their own food to the festival, however there are no camp fires allowed due to bush fire restrictions. There is an onsite canteen which sells a variety of affordable meals including vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options. If you have any special dietary requirements beyond this, please bring your own food. Meal pass’ will also be available to purchase onsite.
Drinks: A barista manned coffee machine will be available during the day and a bar will be open at night. Fresh water will be available onsite, bring a water bottle.
Important Information: There are no ATMs onsite, so if you want to buy food, coffee or merchandise you MUST BRING CASH!
Getting to site: Due to council restrictions EVERY person has to have access to a spot in a vehicle in the case of evacuation. This means we will no longer be offering a shuttle bus service to and from site. You will need to organise a rideshare for 2020.
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