Patrons agree to the following terms and conditions of ticket purchase and entry to the festival.
Valid Photo ID is required for all 18+ patrons. Only the following forms of ID are acceptable for entry to the festival under WA Liquor Licensing Laws:
- A current Australian driver’s license (international driver’s licenses won’t be accepted)
- A current passport;
- WA Proof of Age Card;
- A current Australian learner’s driver permit;
- Proof of Age card or equivalent issued in an Australian state or territory;
- A current WA Photo Card;
- A current NSW Photo Card;
- A Photo Card issued by any Australian state or Territory similar to the NSW/WA Photo Card.
Patrons under the age of 18 can attend but must be accompanied by a parent/legal guardian AT ALL TIMES (older siblings are not acceptable guardians). The parent/legal guardian attending the festival must complete a Family Welfare Registration form prior to entering the festival to acknowledge that they will remain within 2-3m of their minor at all times, or face eviction from the event without refund.
No refunds or exchanges on any ticket except as required by and/or specified by the Entertainment Industry Code of Fair Practice. Incorrect purchases are NOT guaranteed a refund and are at the discretion of the Promoter.
NO “SAME DAY” PASSOUTS for festival patrons (eg. patrons leaving the festival on Day 2 may only then return on Day 3 if they hold a valid weekend ticket). Special passout conditions apply for campers on Wednesday and Thursday mornings. Please refer to Camping & Accom page for more info.
For camping ticket holders, terms and conditions must be read in conjunction to the Camping Terms and Conditions:
Camping is prohibited unless you have purchased a valid camping ticket.
YOU MUST BE 18+ TO CAMP. Under 18s cannot camp, even if accompanied by a parent.
There is absolutely no camping or sleeping in your vehicles (this includes utes, camper vans and caravans) in the neighbouring streets and Busselton town. You may receive a hefty fine from the local Rangers.
Sealed plastic water, juice and soft drink bottles/cans are permitted. Bottles will be opened by our friendly security at entry for sniff tests. Glass bottles are not permitted.
Alcohol, animals, glass, illegal substances, chairs, umbrellas, drums, sporting equipment or anything that could be used as a weapon are not permitted.
Small sized digital devices (phone, Go Pro, camera) are permitted but professional photography, video equipment and tape recorders are not allowed without promoter permission (i.e. any detachable lens, camera stands or any lens over 20cm).
CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOL WITHIN THE CAMPGROUND IS NOT PERMITTED. Any camper found in possession of alcohol or found consuming alcohol, will be immediately evicted from the campground and their ticket will be cancelled without refund.
For the safety of campers who are camping next to their vehicle, once you have parked you may NOT move your vehicle from or within the campground UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES until 6.00AM on Friday 30th December. For full festival and camping terms and conditions, head to www.southboundfestival.com.au.
ENTRY ON TUESDAY NIGHT IS ONLY AVAILABLE TO CAMPERS WHO HOLD A VALID 3-DAY CAMPING TICKET.
Those purchasing a camping ticket will NOT be permitted to move their vehicle from or within the campground UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES until 6.00AM on Friday 30th December.
There is a TOTAL FIRE BAN – fires (of any kind), flares, fireworks are not permitted.
All vehicles and bags will be inspected on entry by our friendly security staff.
Excessive drinkers, illegal drug users or patrons displaying antisocial behaviour will be evicted without refund and dealt with by Police.
Wristbands are not transferable and must be worn at all times. WRISTBANDS WILL NOT BE REPLACED IF LOST. If you are found without a wristband, you will be removed from the venue.
Activities such as moshing, crowd surfing, climbing and stage diving are dangerous and may lead to eviction from the festival. The festival organisers accept no liability for any injuries or damages caused by these activities.
Any person bearing or wearing Motor Cycle Gang colours, patches or insignias will not be permitted entry to the festival.
Management reserves the right to refuse entry.
Please don’t drink and drive. Police are likely to be breathalysing after the festival so beware!
Tickets are not refundable under any circumstances except if the entire festival is cancelled, which is at the Promoter’s sole discretion.
Tickets may not, without the prior written consent of the Promoter, be resold or offered for resale at a premium (including via on-line auction sites) or used for advertising, promotion or other commercial purposes (including competitions and trade promotions) or to enhance the demand for other goods or services, either by the original purchaser or any subsequent bearer. If a ticket is sold or used in breach of this condition, the ticket may be cancelled without a refund and the bearer of the ticket may be refused admission.
SCALPER WARNING: The resale of tickets in certain circumstances is governed by ticket sales legislation and may attract criminal penalties.
We play rain or shine. Cancellations due to weather will occur only in the event of dangerous conditions and will be at the festival organiser’s sole discretion.
The right is reserved to vary, add, withdraw or substitute artists where necessary. No refunds available in the event of a line-up change.
No warranty is given, nor representation made, regarding the view of the stages.
Persons attending the festival do so at their own risk.
The festival organiser shall not be held liable for any loss, injury or damages sustained entering or on the site, including theft or loss of personal belongings.
Keep the festival site clean. Put your rubbish in the recycling bins.
Respect the neighbours by arriving and leaving quietly and please do not litter the streets surrounding the venue.