Lake Macquarie Dobell Festival

The Lake Macquarie Dobell Festival is an annual month-long arts festival inspired by the life and work of esteemed artist Sir William Dobell. A former resident of Wangi Wangi, Sir William Dobell is known for his passion, innovation, experimentation and creative excellence.

The festival includes a range of events around Lake Macquarie including workshops, presentations and exhibitions addressing various aspects of Dobell's life and work.

Held from 1-30 June each year the Festival returns in 2024. 


View the 2023 gallery

The Dobell Festival is supported by the NSW Government through Create NSW.

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