Wherever you are in Australia, summer is coming, and New Years is coming too. That means the best music festivals and acts in the world are on their way to our shores! Here is our list of the ones to check out:
29 Dec – 1 Jan | Glenworth Valley NSW
Lost Paradise is definitely a hidden wonderland. The festival is jam packed full of music, yoga, food under the stars, healing arts and more. The lineup is amazing with Client Liaison, Little Dragon, Ame, Wax Motif and many more. It’s only 1 hours drive from the Sydney centre and 3rd Release tickets are under $400 (selling fast!), this is surely going to be a New Years’ fezzie to be at!
28 Dec – 31 Dec Lorne VIC (Sold Out) | 29 Dec – 31 Dec Marion Bay SA | 31 Dec – 2 Jan Byron Bay NSW (Sold Out) | 6-7 Jan Fremantle WA
This year is the festival’s 25th Anniversary, Falls Festival is going to be an absolute banger. With headliners like Flume, Anna Lunoe, Run The Jewels, Peking Duck, Liam Gallagher, Cosmo’s Midnight and plenty more, punters are going to be spoilt with luscious sounds and experiences. Lorne and Byron Bay are already sold out. Get your last tickets while you still can!
19 Jan Perth | 27 Jan Sydney | TBD Brisbane
Fat Boy Slim, Armand Van Helden, Gorgon City & Marc Kinchen on the lineup? Say no more fam. Electric gardens is a jam packed one day festival ready to blow your mind in electric sounds, lasers and energy! With temperatures and sunny days reaching their peak at the end of Jan, you know this is going to be a hot one! Tickets on sale now!
1-3 Dec 2017 Mountain Valley Resort Riverwood Downs Barrington Tops, NSW
A place “where the weird and wonderful can meet”, Subsonic is definitely in a world of its own. Fezzie experience tastemakers Daniel Bell, A Love from Outer Space, Julia Govor, and Mr G are acts to definitely keep an eye on at Subsonic. House and Techno lush sounds, visuals and sick Barrington Tops backdrop is going to set your minds and souls into subsonic dimensions.
28 Dec 17 – 1 Jan 18 Lardner Park VIC
Check this out: Schoolboy Q, Stormzy, Mura Masa, The Presets, Little Dragon, George Maple, Hayden James and trust me, plenty more. This lineup is incredible, and the fact it’s a NYE fezzie, you know the vibes are going to be strong all the way until the new year. With a venue that hosts Farm World, you know Beyond the Valley is going to be a magical time.
31 Dec 17 – 1 Jan 18 Claremont Showground WA
Hang on a second. Check out the lineup: Stormzy, Mura Masa, Schoolboy Q, A-Trak Baauer, Flatbush Zombies. It seems that international artists are spreading the love as well as racing against time zones. What’s cool about Origin NYE there are separate VIP bars and areas when you need to grab some chill time. It’s all about balance homies.
1 Jan 18 Werribee Park VIC
They said let them eat cake and have it too. You can as well and experience an amazing lineup of Ame, Tourist, Bella Saaris, Mall Grab and Gas Lamp Killer. Textured dance tunes and global tastemakers will take you and your cake in the new year in style.
2nd Feb Adelaide | 3rd Feb Melbourne | 4th Feb Sydney | 10th Feb Brisbane | 11th Feb Freemantle |
Arguably one of the most successful festivals recurring in Australia, St Jerome’s Laneway Festival is upped their game once again. Anderson.Paak & the Free Nationals, BadBadNotGood, Mac Demarco, Odesza,The Internet and more are coming to each show to provide a proper summer live performance! Buy your tix fast.