Our Organisation

The Festival is produced by Woodfordia Inc., a not for profit incorporated association.

The mission statement of Woodfordia Inc. is to: stimulate, facilitate and foster the preservation and promotion of folk culture for the common good.

The objectives of the Woodfordia Inc. are:

  1. Act as a coordinating body for folk activities in the State of Queensland.
  2. Encourage participation in the artistic expression of our times through the folk idiom.
  3. Assist in the passing down of skills and the acquisition of skills loyal to the spirit of folk tradition.
  4. Promote interest in folk performance, studies, collection and dissemination with particular reference to Australian tradition and to the State of Queensland.
  5. Implement and maintain any projects such as festivals, concerts folk clubs, folk centre, libraries workshops etc. that will assist these objects.
  6. Provide the necessary communicative and informative devices that can be used to achieve these objects.
  7. Represent membership in any forum that effects these objects. Co-operate and assist any other organisation, groups or individuals with similar objects.