Get Involved

Want to be part of the fun?  Illuminate Wollondilly is a Community based Arts & Culture Event, as such we would love to hear from you if you would like to contribute. Fill out the expression of interest and one of our events team will be in contact.

Macarthur Astronomical Society

Macarthur Astronomical Society will be having a range of telescopes at the Illuminate Wollondilly Festival for people to have a try and experience astronomy from 5pm till 9pm.

Visit the Macarthur Astronomical Society next to St Marks Church, Menangle Street West Picton.

Art Exhibition

Local, Macarthur and STARTS region artists are invited to display and enter works in the Illuminate Art Exhibition.

Congratulations to the winners below:

1st Place – Shirley Kendell

Highly Commended – Doreen Lyon

People’s Choice – Ingrida Spole

Waste to Art Exhibition

The Illuminate Wollondilly Waste to Art Exhibition and Competition aims to communicate issues and inspire people to think differently about waste, litter and over-consumption through the creative use of waste and recycled materials. 

Congratulations to the winners below:

1st Place – Sue Southwood

2nd Place -Dan Stewart Moore

Highly Commended – Gill Lumsden

Buskers & Street Performers

*Busker positions for 2019 have now been filled.  Check back next year to be involved! 

Free Lantern Marking Workshop

Design and create your own amazing lantern to take part in the llluminate Wollondilly Twilight Lantern Parade. The FREE 6 hour workshop will guide you and offer the skills needed to make your own artistic piece and walk proudly in the parade.

Picton Businesses

Congratulations to all businesses who took part in lighting up their shop fronts.

The winners for 2019 are:

1st Place – Country Bumpkin

2nd Place – Dee Jays Hair and Beauty Care


There are varying levels of sponsorship that have great benefits for your company, and we can work with you to customise each package to reflect your businesses marketing goals.

Become a Sponsor


Stall sites provide a unique opportunity for artisans, providores and suppliers to promote and sell their hand made products to an audience who are looking for unusual and quirky pieces.


*Stallholder applications have now closed for 2019.

Festival Premier Partner

Media Broadcast Partners

Music Festival Sponsor

Kids Carnival Sponsor