The Woodend Winter Arts Festival Committee:

John O’Donnell, President

John O’Donnell is the Director of the Woodend Winter Arts Festival. He is internationally recognised for his talent, scholarship, performances and recordings, and has led and shaped some of Melbourne’s leading musical institutions.

Jacqueline Ogeil, Artistic Director

Jacky created the Woodend Winter Arts Festival in 2004, and is Director of the baroque ensemble Accademia Arcadia (finalist for 2007 ARIA award in Classical Music). Ogeil is also a harpsichordist, organist, fortepianist, scholar and teacher.

Sheila Drummond

Don Drummond

Kerri A’Vard

Tom Foote

Irene O’Duffy


Generously assisted by:

James Hutchison, Festival Manager

Jo Hoyne, Volunteer Co-ordinator

Alicia Kokocinski, Publicity

Laurissa Mailler, Fireworks Event co-ordinator