Here’s a few festivals that have some fine Aussie talent on display. We’ve got you covered from December right through until March. Click on the links for full lineups and festival info.
– When/where: December 14 @ Big Top Luna Park, Sydney; December 15 @ Palace Theatre/Ding Dong Lounge, Melbourne
– Awesome Aussie Acts: Miami Horror, Alison Wonderland, Touch Sensitive, Wave Racer, Hayden James, Indian Summer, Gold Fields and way, way more (full lineup)
Paradise Music (All-Aussie Lineup)
– When/where: Nov. 29-Dec. 1, Lake Mountain, Victoria
– Awesome Aussie Acts: Glass Towers, Elizabeth Rose, Millions, Oisima, Naysayer & Gilsun, Client Liaison, Friendships, I’lls, Animaux
Meredith Music Festival
– When/where: Dec. 13-15, Meredith, Victoria
– Awesome Aussie Acts: Clairy Browne & The Bangin’ Rackettes, Vance Joy, The Bamboos, Spiderbait, Hermitude, Word’s End Press, Courtney Barnett, Stone Field and more.
Woodford Folk Festival
– When/where: Dec. 27 – Jan. 1, Woodford, Queensland
– Awesome Aussie Acts: The Basics, Busby Marou, Chance Waters, Darren Hanlon, Claire Bowditch, Matt Corby, Hey Geronimo, Gangajang, CourThe Bombay Royale and heaps more
– When/where: Dec. 29 – Jan. 1, Marion Bay; Dec. 28-Jan. 1, Lorne; Dec. 31 – Jan 3, Byron Bay
– Awesome Aussie Acts: Big Scary, The Cat Empire, Flight Facilities, Chet Faker, Oliver Tank, The Paper Kites, Pond, The Preatures, The Rubens, Thundamentals, Violent Soho and heaps more.
– When/where: January 1 @ The Domain, Sydney
– Awesome Aussie Acts: Flume, Ta-Ku, Panama, Flight Facilities, Hermitude, What So Not, Elizabeth Rose and more.
Big Day Out
– When/where: Jan. 19, Gold Coast; Jan. 24, Melbourne; Jan. 26, Sydney; Jan 31, Adelaide; Feb. 2, Perth
– Awesome Aussie Acts: Tame Impala, Flume, Rufus, Pez, DZ Deathrays, Peking Duk
– When/where: Jan. 31st, Brisbane; Feb. 1st, Melbourne; Feb. 2nd, Sydney; Feb. 7th, Adelaide; Feb. 8th, Fremantle
– Awesome Aussie Acts: Adalita, Cloud Control, Vance Joy, The Jezabels, The Growl, Dick Diver, Jagwar Ma, Kirin J Callinan, Scenic and more.
Golden Plains Festival
– When/where: March 8-10, Meredith, Victoria
– Awesome Aussie Acts: You Am I, Cut Copy, Chet Faker, Adalita, Seekae, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Hiatus Kaiyote and stacks more.
So where are you headed this summer? And who are you psyched to see? As always, let us know below.