Leeton Eisteddfod Society



The 2021 Leeton Eisteddfod.

Dear Community and Competitors

Please be advised of the following updates as at Thursday 12 August 2021

  • Speech  and drama is cancelled

  • Literary which is being judged at the moment

  • Ballet is endeavoring to get an adjudicator from Canberra or at least southern NSW and is looking to run solos.  Confirmation is to be advised

  • All school groups across all sections are cancelled in order to comply with COVID rules for schools.  It is impossible to have schools perform their groups as they have to be outside and within the local shire boundary.


  • Due to current advice + COVID restrictions, primary + secondary SCHOOL CHOIRS are to be cancelled for 2021.

  • Credit for 2021 entries will be forwarded to 2022 Eisteddfod. If preferred, a refund can be arranged on request. 


  • BAND ENSEMBLES- due to COVID restrictions,  will be videoed using high definition recorders and presented to the adjudicator to be assessed at a later date. Recording will take place on Saturday 4th September 2021.  Adjudication results will be published as soon as possible.

  • Assorted  INSTRUMENTAL SOLO/DUO + SCHOOL ENSEMBLES will take place on Monday 6th September.

  • Due to COVID restrictions, competitors are advised to register 10 -15 minutes before the recommended time slot.

  • Audiences will be limited to one person per entrant.

  • All PIANO sections will be held on Tuesday 7th September. 

  • The same rules as above apply. 

  • All VOCAL SINGLE/ DUOs will be held on Wednesday, 8th September. Unfortunately due to COVID regulations ensembles are not permitted to perform.


  • Please contact the music convener, Liz Quarisa-Tynan (qtquarisa@gmail.com) if these alternative arrangements are not suitable by Friday 20th August so that a credit note for future entries or a full refund can be arranged. 

  • Please note that if you choose withdraw from one section, you must withdraw from all.

  • Responses  received after 20th August will not be acknowledged.

The committee will be guided by updated information provided by NSW Health as it is forthcoming and competitors will be advised by email accordingly.

With thanks!

Leeton Eisteddfod Society President

Mrs Judy Nolan