Music Festivals in Australia

If you have an opportunity to visit Australia, one of the things to check out is the music festivals. Some music festivals are held in various locations in Australia. This post will educate you on some of the very popular music festivals and shows you should check out the next time you go to Australia.

Splendor in the Grass

The Splendour in the Grass show is one of the biggest music festivals that are held annually in Australia. It is usually held towards the end of July every year at the North Bryon Parklands. The celebration is held in a fantastic location and always brings together a lot of musical genres all in one show. The show will give you an experience that you will not forget in a hurry.

The Stereosonic

The Stereosonic is one of the biggest electronic music festivals. If you are a big fan of electronic music, then this show is a must-attend for you. It is usually held towards the end of November or the Beginning of December. It is held in various locations in Australia which include Sydney, Perth, Brisbane, Adelaide, and Melbourne. They always bring the biggest stars in the electronic music industry to come and amaze the fans.

Field Day

The Field Day music fest is usually held on the first day of the year that is on New Year’s Day. It is held at the beautiful Sydney venue “The Domain”. As wells as being known as Sydney’s most popular boutique music festival, it is also a great way to welcome the New Year.  The festival is known for its friendly atmosphere and a lineup of top-notch artists from various genres ranging from Hip-hop, indie, house and electronic music stars from around the world.

The Harbourlife

The HarbourLife is so popular that people travel from over 20,000 km to see. The show is usually held at the beginning of November in Sydney and is known to bring quality house music to wow fans and keep them for long hours on the dance floor. The tickets to this music festival are always sold out.

The Strawberry Fields

The Strawberry Fields is a celebration of sound, art and creative expression, which is held annually for three days. The festival usually starts in the middle or towards the end of November. It is held in the Australian Bush which is just 2 to 3 hours outside of Melbourne. The festival is known to bring a diverse selection of electronic music both within Australia and outside of it. Fans get to indulge in the ever-lively sounds, visit dozens of eclectic market stalls, see world-class décor, live performance arts, workshops and discussion forums.

The Subsonic

The Subsonic music festival exposes you to a weekend of exceptional roots, soulful and electronic music. The music festival usually commences at the beginning of December and is held at the famous Riverwood Downs Mountain Valley Resort at the New South Wales. The location is just a 3-hour drive away from the amazing Sydney.