2021 Boroondara Eisteddfod

Celebrating its 30th year, the prestigious Boroondara Eisteddfod spans ten weeks of thrilling competitions and events, bringing together talented musicians of all ages to showcase their skills and share in the joy or performing.

Categories include:

  • piano
  • vocal
  • strings
  • woodwind
  • brass
  • chamber ensembles
  • large ensembles
  • choral

With a prize pool of more than $15,000, the 2021 Boroondara Eisteddfod also features a range of exciting 30th anniversary events including a Hawthorn Arts Centre exhibition.

The Eisteddfod also brings together leading educators and industry professionals who will adjudicate each section. Their feedback and advice will provide an invaluable opportunity for all participants to enhance their musicianship and performance skills in a positive, supportive and Covid-safe environment.

Additional digital sections are offered online to increase accessibility for soloists and ensembles.

Please note that registrations for performers have closed for 2021.

For further information email [email protected]


The schedule for each section can be found at:

Piano Concerto Final

In 2021, the coveted Piano Concerto Award will be presented at this exciting event, featuring performances from 3 virtuosic young pianists. The Piano Concerto Award will take place at the Hawthorn Arts Centre on 25 July 2021.

Performer details and ticket information will be announced shortly.

Encore Concert

The hugely successful Encore Concert will again be a highlight – featuring alumni, 2021 Boroondara Eisteddfod winners and standout performers. The Encore Concert will take place at the Hawthorn Arts Centre on Wednesday 21 July.

Performer details and ticket information will be announced shortly. 


    For more information, contact us at [email protected]


    Boroondara Eisteddfod is supported by the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria. 

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