Start planning your music festival bender. Take a roadtrip to the Meredith Supernatural Ampitheatre, head to the coast for a New Year's Eve rock festival, or stay in town and choose from oodles of great music events. There's a festival – or five – for everyone.
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So Frenchy So Chic
15 January 2017
Kick up your heels to live French music with bubbly in hand at Werribee Park. It's just as the name suggests – Frenchy and chic.
Rainbow Serpent Festival
26 – 30 January 2017
Set up camp and feel the freedom at this four-day alternative lifestyle, music and arts festival in Lexton, western Victoria.
January 2017 (dates to be confirmed)
Join those in the know for this city summit of music and art – a celebration of creative culture featuring local and international acts.
St Jerome's Laneway Festival
28 January 2017
Join the cool crowd by the Maribyrnong River for this too-big-for-a-laneway festival featuring local and international acts.
St Kilda Festival
12 February 2017
It's free, fabulous and on the beach. What more could you ask for from a summer festival? Bands include new local acts and some established favourites.
Apollo Bay Music Festival
April 2017 (dates to be confirmed)
A picture-perfect location and relaxed vibe make this yearly event a popular one. Enjoy the beachside setting while watching talented emerging and established musicians.
Brunswick Music Festival
5 - 19 March 2017
World class acts in the genres of folk and roots take over Brunswick for this annual and very popular festival. Get along to see a plethora of talented musicians.
Port Fairy Folk Festival
10 - 13 March 2017
Much more than just a music festival, the Port Fairy Folk Festival is an institution. Four days of top quality local and international acts take over this gorgeous coastal town.
11 - 13 March 2017
Located at the celebrated Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre, the annual Golden Plains is set to rival its big brother, the illustrious Meredith Music Festival.