Sweetfest is a new, innovative and unique creative festival focussed at showcasing female artists. It engages approximately 90 performers, providing opportunities for the exposure & employment of local young women. This showcases the creative talent within our Geelong region.

Sweetfest is a free public music festival. It features:

- 18 separate acts in both indoor and outdoor venues.
- Current & emerging females musicians from the Geelong region and beyond.
- A guest appearance by international artist Bernard Purdie.

Sweetfest also celebrates 30 years of Sweethearts creative culture.