Welcome to Seven Sisters Festival

Welcome Letter 2019

Dear Wondrous Woman,

We are delighted to have you join us for Seven Sisters Festival 2019.We have prepared some basic information below to ensure you come prepared and have the best possible stay.

Remember, this is your weekend and you get to design it according to your needs and desires. There are no compulsory activities and no bookings for workshops or concerts; simply turn up at the allocated time to attend the activity of your desire. You can read more about our offerings in the program link listed below.

Now for some practicalities.

FACILITIES

Throughout the festival grounds you will find:

    • Established Toilet blocks with
      • Hot showers ( best to shower during the day to lessen morning ques)
      • Flushing toilets
    • Water taps (all with clean drinking water) scattered throughout the campgrounds
    • Additional Portaloos
    • ATM facilities
    • Numerous coffee vendors
    • Free Phone charging station at Information tent
    • Lost property services at information tent
    • 24-hour first aid services
    • Ice bags for sale for your Eskies (must place order at the information tent for collection between 10am-11am)
    • Food Market -A variety of delicious food and beverage vendors (who cater for common dietary restrictions)
    • Support, information and counselling services at the Information Tent and Healing Haven Village
    • A variety of retreat spaces including a maiden’s lounge, a mums & bubs sanctuary and a red tent – read more on the website

     

    WHAT WE CAN NOT PROVIDE

    Due to our strict safety policy and OH&S legislation, and the sheer number of guests we cannot provide cooking or fridge facilities.

    IMPORTANT RULES

    We have a complete fire ban this year, so we ask for your caution

    We respectfully ask also that you adhere to the following:

    • No Smudge sticks, candles, fires, pyrotechnics, firecrackers, sparklers or flares
    • No gas stoves or BBQ’s
    • No dogs 
or pets (guide dogs are an exception)
    • No drugs or alcohol
    • No smoking near the workshop or food areas. Please pick up & bin your cigarette butts.
    • Observe the specified Gate opening and closing times, entrance gates close at 10pm. Exit at 11:30pm.
    • Wear the official festival wristband at all times
    • Wear appropriate footwear on the festival site at all times
    •  No men or other non-paying friends to come onsite to help set up or pack up your gear.  (Speak to info tent if you need assistance- we have volunteers to help)
    • No Caravans or trailers

    WHAT TO BRING

    We recommend that you bring:

    • Yoga mat
    • Notebook and pen
    • Sheets, pillow, sleeping gear, if bunking
    • Tent, pillow and sleeping gear, if camping
    • Torch
    • Towel and personal toiletries for showers
    • Water bottle
    • Sunscreen, hat and mosquito repellent
    • Cash for food, chai, cakes, market stalls (there is an ATM on site if required)
    • Loose clothing for yoga and workshops and warm clothes for the evenings
    • An open mind and heart

    DIRECTIONS AND GETTING THERE

    BAY PARK – SCOUT CAMP, 60 Hearn Rd, Mount Martha

    The Festival Entrance and Exit Gate is 3 kilometers down on Park Rd – this is a dirt track road, which can be entered from Hearn Rd but please ensure you travel slowly.

    ARRIVING FROM NEPEAN HWY

    Turn into Hopetown rd
    Then immediately turn left into Forest drive continue for 4 kilometers
    Turn right at Hearn rd
    Turn left at Park Rd

    ARRIVING FROM THE BEACH ESPLANADE

    Turn onto Hearn Rd
    Left at Park Rd

    IMPORTANT TRAFFIC CONSIDERATIONS

    • Onsite there is a one-way stream of traffic flow only

    CAR-POOLING

    Tickets

    ARRIVAL AND TICKETS
    • Gates open at 7:30am on Friday 1st of March
    • The festival ends at 5:15pm on the Sunday 3rd March, all guests MUST exit the site by 8pm.
    • Please bring a printout of your ticket or have it ready to scan off your smart phone
    • It is the scan code on the ticket which is important not the ticket name
    • You will be given a festival program on arrival (included in your ticket price)

    ENTRY & EXIT GATES

    THURSDAY: Early settlers access from 4pm – 10pm ( exit gate closes at 10pm).

    FRIDAY: Entry – 7:30am – 10pm ( exit gate closes at 11:00)

    SATURDAY: Entry – 7:30am – 8pm ( exit gate closes at 11:00)

    SUNDAY: Entry- 7:30am – 2pm ( exit gate closes at 8pm)

    GATES

    2 ENTRANCE GATES: 

    General guests enter through the Dragon gate and festival contributors enter through the flamingo gate.

    CAMPING AND PARKING

    BAY PARK, 60 Hearn Rd, Mount Martha

    • NO CARAVANS/TRAILERS/ CLASS A & C MOTORHOMES
    • Vans, campervans & small Class B motorhomes permitted 
    • DAY PARKING – Near main gate entrance
    • Guests are welcome to camp next to their cars and or sleep in their cars
    • You can set your tent up anywhere within the designated campgrounds as there are no size limits – first in, first served
    • Those guests who are staying in cabins or glamping tents are required to park in the designated areas and can carry their bags to their tents/cabins as there are no cars allowed within the festival perimeter this year so we cannot allow drop offs
    • Car Levy – There is a one-off $15 car levy for the 4 days to encourage carpooling, reduce environmental impact and reduce the number of cars in the camping grounds so please do your best to carpool.
    • Your car levy acts as your car pass and you are able to enter and exit as you choose within gate times listed
    FOR CABIN AND GLAMPING GUESTS

    There will be a name list on the cabin door and a labeled site map at the Glamping Village, in addition to helpful volunteers to direct you to your room or tent. Please take care of your valuables, there are no locks available for cabins or tents so please carry your personal items with you or lock them in your car.

    Any concerns please contact the information tent.

    CABINS

    All cabins are equipped with power points however guests must bring pillows, sheets and blankets.

    Festival Centre

    MAPS

    Maps will be given to you on arrival. Please note our Map of the Festival grounds/ traffic flow and the map of our Festival centre. (See below)

    PROGRAM

    You will be given a basic program on arrival, but you can start planning your Seven Sisters Adventure now by viewing the website

    OPEN ARMS

    OPEN ARMS

    Our Seven Sisters team awaits you with open arms and hearts and we ask you to join us in setting your intentions to create a warm, welcoming and transformative weekend for all.

    We look forward to seeing you all very soon!

    With Love,

    The Seven Sisters Team

    www.sevensistersfestival.com

    LOVE THE FESTIVAL?

    Get a discount ticket to Seven Sisters 2020

    We like to reward those women who come to the event, year after year – so we offer special onsite prices to those who attend. These are the cheapest possible tickets you can get and can save you $30-100.

    Tickets $110 Maiden/ $229 Full Fee – Only 200 Tickets available.

    Make sure you secure yours at the Information Tent

    JOIN US NEXT MARCH 6th- 8th 2020

    World's Largest Womens only Festival

    years running annual event

    women attending

    Workshops, health talks and presentations

    Seven Sisters Festival

    We aspire to change the world, one woman at a time.

    Seven Sisters Festival envisions a future where every woman has the inspiration, support, and resources to awaken her full potential. We believe women and girls are the world’s greatest untapped resource. We believe that by empowering women with tools and inspiration to cultivate greater confidence, courage, and self-awareness is the fastest way possible to create global change.

    Make time for yourself –honour your journey as a woman and an individual.

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