We're always blown away by the incredible musicians, workshop makers, storeholders and volunteers that share their time and talents with us. Here's how to apply to join us at Happy Wanderer Festival 2017. 


play at the Happy Wanderer

Artist applications for 2017 have closed.


Year-after-year our volunteers return, and we welcome them with open arms. From helping during build week, to making our wanderers feel at home, the festival wouldn’t be possible without our hard-working vollies.

Applications for 2017 have closed.


Make art!

Artists are encouraged to consider themes of home and space, country and wandering. Possibilities include temporary 3D or 2D installations, spoken word, projections and interactive artworks. Happy Wanderer aims to be a zero waste festival. Sustainability, caring for our water, earth and creatures is very important to us.

Applications for 2017 have closed.

Run a Workshop!

Are you an early morning yogi or a sultry afternoon songstress who loves to share? Opportunities are available to facilitate a workshop (or 2!) at Happy Wanderer 5. Previous workshops have include craft, acrobatics and dance. The scope is as wide as your imagination. Make your application as soon as possible via the link below to get in on the workshop-y, skillshare-y action.

Applications for 2017 have closed.

Present your wares

Got something special you'd like to share with our wanderers? Apply now to bring your wares to wanderer and set up a stall.

Applications for 2017 have closed.


Feed our wanderers

Each year the festival attracts upwards of 400 hungry mouths. Help us feed them!