Charity and Community Partners

Our 2019 Charity Partners

In 2019, we are thrilled to have two charity partners join us.

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We are pleased to welcome our new charity partner Dog Rescue Newcastle.

You will find them in front of the Kurri Kurri Visitor Centre, 199 Lang Street, Kurri Kurri on Saturday and Sunday of the festival.

Visit the Dog Rescue Newcastle website for more information about their wonderful work.



We are pleased to welcome back Variety as our charity partner for the 2019 Kurri Kurri Nostalgia Festival Show and Shine.

Visit the Variety tent and display of Variety Bash cars at the top of Lang Street on Sunday 31 March 2019.

For more information about Variety, visit their website.

Local Community Support

Kurri Kurri Nostalgia Festival also supports the following local charities and community groups with the purchase of goods and services:

  • Cessnock VRA
  • St John Ambulance (Cessnock)
  • Kurri Kurri Girl Guides
  • Neath Rural Fire Service
  • Kurri Kurri Rotary Club
  • Kurri Kurri Community Centre

Please note that we are unable to supply free stalls to other charities, due to limited space. Charities may apply for a paid stall site in Lang Street, on the Sunday of the festival.

 Church Services during Nostalgia Festival

Join us for the Rock Service in Rotary Park, Kurri Kurri on Sunday morning, arranged by our local churches.

St Paul’s Anglican Church Kurri Kurri – St. Paul’s will also have Nostalgic Church Services at St. Paul’s on Saturday at 5pm and on Sunday at 10am with Nostalgic hymns, prayers, and sermons. Featuring Elvis Presley and Billy Graham.

 Previous Charity Partners include:

  • Variety the Children’s Charity (2018)
  • Memory Walk & Jog – Alzheimer’s Australia NSW (2017)
  • Cessnock Relay for Life – Cancer Council (2016)
  • Hunter Prostrate Cancer Alliance (2014)


Kurri Kurri Visitor Information Centre
199 Lang St (PO Box 284)
Kurri Kurri NSW 2327
P: (02) 4936 1909


The Kurri Kurri Nostalgia Festival is now in its second decade and has established itself as one of the Hunter’s premier festivals, featuring all things rock n roll, cars, music, fashion and dancing.

What’s On

Rock 'n' Roll
Classic Cars & Hot Rods
Fabulous Fashions
Retro Market Stalls
Dance Demonstrations
Parades & Talent Quests
Sideshow Alley
Ticketed Dance Events
...and much more