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Welcome to Millicent!


During the Geltwood Festival there will be lots of activities to participate in, including craft exhibitions, a street market, with kids activities, live music, museum exhibitions and quilt/craft displays. 


Details are still being confirmed so please pop back here regularly for an update!  If you are looking for information on craft workshops please click here.

Geltwood Festival

Quilts on Show 
Various Locations

27 - 30 March 2020

Throughout the Geltwood Festival there will be over 250 quilts on display across Millicent. You can view them in:

  • Shop windows in George, Glen and Davenport Streets; and

  • The Millicent Visitor Information Centre

08 8733 0904

Millicent Visitor Information Centre

Murder at the Museum 
Millicent National Trust Museum 

Saturday 28th March 2020

An intriguing whodunnit Murder mystery with lots of twists and turns.

Tours 5.30pm - 9pm. Bookings are recommended so you don't miss out.

08 8733 0903

Millicent Public Library

Art Exhibition
Millicent Art Gallery

March 2020

Millicent Art Gallery will be open everyday during the Geltwood Festival.

Tuesday to Friday 9am – 5:30pm

Saturday 9am - 12noon,

Sunday 10am - 4pm,

Monday Time to be Advised. 

08 8733 0903

Millicent Public Library

The Geltwood Festival Opening 
The Millicent Art Gallery


6:30- 8:30pm

All Welcome! Drinks and canapes provided. 

No RSVP required, The Geltwood Festival will be Offically Opened 

08 8733 0904

Millicent Lions Club

Family Fun Day and Market Day
10am- 2pm  

March 2020

While the Geltwood’s bounty remains hidden on the sea floor, our local treasures will be on display during Market Day.

Centred around George st in Millicent there will be numerous stalls selling fresh local produce, home-made goods, tasty treats, art, craft, and lots more!

Entertainment wil be provided by local Musicians

If you are interested in having a stall at the market day please complete the registration form. 

Kathy Patten

Geltwood Festival
Quilts for a Cause 2020
Millicent Visitor Information Centre 

27 - 30 March 2020

All quilts donated will be used at Cancer Council SA”s Greenhill and Flinders Lodges

“Get your Quilt On “ and donate a quilt to this very worthy cause.

No restrictions to style or size of quilt

Quilts required by March 2020

For further info contact  KATHY PATTEN 0438013372

0439 673 261

Helen Joyce

Geltwood Gumboot Challenge

March 2020

Join in our attempt to set a world record for the most decorated gumboots by handcrafting a cover. The count will be held as part of the 2020 Geltwood Festival Market Day on Sunday 29th March.

Rules are: the cover should be handcrafted and cover at least 75% of the gumboot upper , no need to make pairs as single, damaged or creations made using multiple boots are ok.

If you can't craft a cover you can donate your old gumboots. If you can craft but don’t have any gumboots we will give you donated boots. Collection  and distribution of donated gumboots is at the Millicent Public Library.


Gumboot covers will be accepted from anywhere in the world so get your friends and family involved. They just need to send us the covers with a note as to where it was made and we will put it on a boot and include it in the count.

Enquiries: Helen 0439 673 261