Canberra International Music Festival

Canberra International Music Festival

…the idea of Vienna

CIMF Features

Amidst our ongoing battles with COVID, racial injustices, and endless political turbulence, what might a grand old European city teach us about life in Australia?

Roland Peelman, CIMF Artistic Director

CIMF Reviews


Coming to CIMF

These artists are bringing their shows to Canberra for another run.

CIMF Archive

Read every CIMF article that Limelight has published.

Festival Information

Canberra International Music Festival
30 April–9 May, 2021
Where: Canberra, ACT
Book: (02) 6230 5880

Win a copy of new book 'Roland Peelman'

Win a copy of the new book launching at Canberra International Music Festival in May.

Festival Events

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We would love to see you out and about at Canberra, or at one of five breakfast events presented by Limelight. Look out for free copies of our magazines.

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