Erin Collins is an events worker, musician and writer whose work has been showcased in tours and festivals since the 1990s.
Over the past two decades Erin has combined her experience of performance with management of festivals and events. Erin has steered the artistic vision as Artistic Director for the Cygnet Folk Festival since 2011.
She is passionate about the value of festivals not only to performers and audiences, but also in the nurturing and development of young performers and the sharing of culturally diverse music and story.
Erin has worked as performer, producer, company manager and musical director for shows during Ten Days on the Island, presented for festivals as Band Manager for Australian Folk group Silkweed, presented for “Mostly Folk” on Hobart FM community radio and was the inaugural Tasmanian producer of the Woodford Folk Festival initiative, Festival of Small Halls in partnership with the Cygnet Folk Festival in addition to co-presenting several Tasmanian tours for a variety of artists.