Buller Gorge Country Music Festival 2022


Fri 4th - Sun 6 Feb 2022

Westport Racecourse
15 Derby Street

Ticketing: Public

Parking site

Westport Racecourse
15 Derby Street
West Coast
New Zealand

Our annual Buller Gorge Festival features many of New Zealand’s top country music artists. 

Starting with walk ups on Friday morning at 10.00am along with occasional appearances from featured artists the show will run continuously until approximately 4.30pm.

Saturday will follow a similar pattern from 10.00am until approximately 4.30pm at which time there will be a break until the evening showcase starting at 7.00pm The showcase will feature a number of award winning artists and in keeping with past years will be a night to remember.

Beginning 10.00am Sunday with walk ups the festival programme will conclude with a final showcase of selected walk up artists and featured artists to conclude the event.

EVENT ADMISSION: $10.00 per day per person. Saturday showcase $25.00. Weekend pass $45.00 (includes the whole programme including the SHOWCASE) TICKETS SOLD ONSITE

Open to EVERYONE. Please enter from the main entrance. 


Strict adherence to all Covid19 protocols current at the time will be observed. These are likely to require:

  • A double vaccination certificate (this will be checked on entry)
  • Mask wearing
  • Social distancing in some form
  • You must sign in or use the Covid tracer app

Right of admission reserved.

Certified Self Contained Motorcaravan Parking

CSC parking of caravans, motor homes: From Thursday 3rd Feb, departure Monday 7th Feb.

 $5 per person per day.

Cash on arrival.

Dogs are allowed but must be on a lead and picked up after. Dogs are excluded from the marquee and all Racecourse buildings.

Event Contacts: Val Shingleton: [email protected] Phone: 021 1904949; AJ Wilson: Phone: 021 704803 or

 Ray Armstrong: [email protected] Phone: 027 5102031