General event information



When is the Trundle ABBA Festival

The Trundle ABBA Festival will be held on Saturday 19 October, 2024. The Festival is held in the heart of Trundle at Berryman Oval.

What accessibility and services are available for people with disabilities?

The following accessibility services are provided at the Trundle ABBA Festival - 

  • A designated accessible viewing platform
  • Wheelchair accessible walk-way from viewing platform to toilet blocks
  • Two designated drop off zones with access to the festival
  • Multiple disability bathrooms
  • Companion tickets available

Will there be first-aid at the event?

St John’s Ambulance will site be on-site throughout the duration of the event to provide assistance and support. Whether it's a minor injury or a more serious medical issue, rest assured that help is at hand.

Trundle Multi Purpose Service has an Emergency Department located at 44 Brookview Street (02) 6892 1900.

In the event of an emergency, call 000 for Police, Ambulance or Fire Brigade assistance.

Ensuring the safety and well-being of all our guests is our utmost priority at the Trundle ABBA Festival.

Will food and beverages be available for purchase on the day?

A variety of food vendors will be serving up delicious food to tantalize your taste buds throughout the festival. From savory delights to sweet indulgences, there will be something to satisfy every craving.

Additionally, our bar will be offering a selection of refreshing beverages to complement your festival experience.

While we encourage the convenience of cashless payments, we also advise attendees to carry some cash as a precautionary measure in case of any network issues affecting electronic transactions. Having cash on hand will ensure seamless transactions and allow you to enjoy our food vendors and bar without any interruption.

Outside food is not permitted within the festival grounds. There will be food vendors on-site to cater to a variety of dietary requirements. Further details to be provided closer to the date

How can I purchase Trundle ABBA Festival Merchandise?

Trundle ABBA Festival merchandise will be available for purchase at the event, allowing you to take home a piece of this memorable experience. Our merchandise tent will offer a range of exclusive items. 

Whether you're looking for a stylish souvenir to commemorate your time at the festival or seeking the perfect gift for an ABBA enthusiast, our merchandise selection is sure to impress.

Can I smoke at the event?

In accordance with our commitment to creating a safe and healthy environment for all attendees, smoking, including the use of electronic cigarettes and vaping devices, is not permitted within the festival grounds.

We kindly ask for your cooperation in adhering to this policy for the well-being and comfort of all guests. Your support in maintaining a smoke-free environment is greatly appreciated.

Can I bring my own water bottle into the festival? Is there somewhere to refill my water bottle?

Yes, you are allowed to bring a sealed water bottle into the festival. There is a tap available where attendees can refill their water bottles.


Can I bring my dog/pet into the festival?

Pets are not permitted into the festival grounds unless they are a service dog, however, pets are allowed at the showground.






When do tickets go on sale?

We are thrilled to announce that tickets for the highly anticipated Trundle ABBA Festival will officially go on sale starting at 10am on Saturday, April 6, 2024.

How do I buy tickets?

Tickets will be available for purchase online via our official ticketing platform. We encourage you to mark your calendars and set your alarms to ensure you secure your tickets promptly and avoid any disappointment.



How much do tickets cost?

Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (Early Bird: 6 April - 30 April 2024)

ADULT - $90

U18 - $70


Super Trouper Tickets (1 May - 18 October 2024)

ADULT - $100

YOUTH U18 - $70


Mumma Mia  (Purchased on the day at the gate)

ADULT - $110

YOUTH - $70


Can I get a refund on my ticket?

Please be advised that all ticket sales are final, and we are unable to process refunds for any reason.

We kindly ask for your understanding and cooperation regarding this policy. We strive to provide clear and transparent communication regarding ticket sales and policies to ensure a smooth and enjoyable experience for all attendees.


What can I bring...



You can bring ...

Here's a list of things you can bring to the Trundle ABBA Festival:

  1. Camp chairs
  2. Picnic rugs
  3. Suitable shoes for outdoor conditions
  4. Poncho or raincoat (if the forecast predicts rain)
  5. Sunscreen
  6. Hat

It's important to note that there are no sheltered areas, so it's essential to be prepared for various weather conditions. By bringing these items, you'll ensure your comfort and enjoyment during the festival.


Getting to the event



What transport options are available?

For your convenience, the following transportation services will be available:

Buses: Dedicated bus services will be operating to transport attendees to and from the festival venue.

Parkes (departure location being Cooke Park (opposite car wash)

  • Departs 11:15am 
  • Departs 2.00pm 

Forbes (departure location being Victoria Park (opposite Forbes Town Hall)

Trains: Train services will also be available.

Independent Tours: Additionally, independent tour operators may offer transportation packages to the Trundle ABBA Festival. We encourage you to explore these options for a tailored and convenient travel experience. 

I am planning on driving, is parking available?

Parking will be available via surrounding streets for those attending the Trundle ABBA Festival. However, please note that parking spaces are subject to availability and will be provided on a first in best dressed basis. No prior bookings are required for street parking.

It is important to be aware that some street closures will be in place to accommodate the festival, so we encourage you to plan your route accordingly and allow for additional time to find suitable parking.

We kindly ask for your cooperation and patience during this time, and we appreciate your efforts in adhering to any traffic management measures in place for the smooth operation of the festival.





What accommodation is available?

In Trundle, camping facilities will be available, including powered sites, non-powered sites, and glamping options. Whether you prefer the convenience of powered amenities or the tranquility of a non-powered site, there is something to accommodate every camping style.

For those seeking alternative accommodation, nearby towns such as Parkes, Forbes, and Peak Hill offer additional accommodation options. We encourage you to explore the accommodation page on our website for more information and to secure your preferred accommodation arrangements.

I would like to know more about camping in Trundle

For those seeking additional information regarding camping options and facilities at the Trundle ABBA Festival, we encourage you to reach out to the Trundle Showground Trust. They will be able to provide you with detailed information and assistance to ensure your camping experience meets your needs and expectations.

Please direct your inquiries to:

Email: abbacamping@gmail.com

The Trundle Showground Trust will be happy to address any questions or concerns you may have regarding camping arrangements, amenities, and facilities available at the festival grounds.


Market stall holders and vendors



How do I register as a food vendor?

We are excited to extend an invitation to all mobile catering units interested in participating in the Trundle ABBA Festival 2024. We are committed to providing festival-goers with a diverse and exciting culinary experience.

If you operate a mobile catering unit and wish to secure a place within the festival catering area, we encourage you to apply now.

Please go to 'Be Involved' and click 'Food Vendors' to find the Expression of Interest form, or email events@parkes.nsw.gov.au

How do I register as a market stall holder?

If you are interested in registering as a stall holder at the Trundle War Memorial, we invite you to contact the Trundle War Memorial Committee. This is a wonderful opportunity to showcase your products or services at this esteemed venue.

Please direct all inquiries and registration requests to:

Email: trundlewarmemorialhall@gmail.com

The Trundle War Memorial Committee will assist you with the registration process, provide you with further details, and address any questions you may have regarding stall holder requirements and logistics.