It's easy to lose yourself to a music festival existential crisis. There's the timetable clashes, empty bank accounts and the growing festival-bro...Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, Birdwood Ave, South Yarra
Out on the Weekend is a day-long, family friendly celebration of Americana music, great booze and tasty food to be held on the waterfront venue...Seaworks Maritime Precinct , 82 Nelson Pl, Williamstown
Channel V and Music Max are teaming up bring you a festival worth getting excited about. This October, Soulfest hits Sydney, Melbourne and...Yarra Park , Punt Road , East Melbourne
The rural city of Wangaratta – known for its locally-grown produce and family-owned vineyards – is opening it’s gates again for the annual...Around Wangaratta, Around Wangaratta, Wangaratta
Someone start designing the commemorative stubbies, because One Electric Day is returning to Werribee Park in November, with a classic all-Aussie...Werribee Park, Werribee Park, Werribee South
Hire a car and head to Apollo Bay along the Great Ocean Road. There's a surprisingly large number of good cafes and restaurants for such a small...Apollo Bay, Apollo Bay
Located a short walk from Byron Bay's CBD, Belongil Fields is the original home of "East Coast Blues and Roots Festival", "Splendour in the Grass"...Ewingsdale Rd, Abbotsford
This seaside Tasman town is home to the other venue for Falls Festival.Marion Bay, Tasmania
The Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre is about 90 kms due West of Melbourne, halfway between Geelong and Ballarat. It is home to the annual...Mt. Mercer Rd, Meredith
Phillip Island has a lot to offer visitors. Each year at New Years it is swamped by the festival crowds who trek south for the Pyramid Rock...Phillip Island, Cowes
Time Out's picks of the essential eats and drinks to be had across the city this summer.
In the thick of the country near the Vic/NSW border comes an amazing blues and roots line-up.
The main drawcards disappoint our reviewer, while the more curious finds save the day...
Or, how I stopped worrying and learned to love not going to festivals.
A great line up and a great idea, let down by external circumstances.