Australian Folk Music


Painting : Shearing the rams: Tom Roberts: 1890  National Gallery of Victoria

This site is dedicated to the memory of Harry Gardner & Peter Ellis, for their contribution to the collection and dissemination of Australian collected folk tunes.

he Australian Folk Music site is Sponsored by Diggari Pty Ltd and Allegro Bikes.


Initiated by Richard Ayling, Mandolin player, Bicycle designer, environmentalist, entrepreneur, and motivator.

Much of the design and look of this Site is by Kevin J Morris who is also responsible for art work associated with many of the publications on this site.