The Airlie Beach Festival of Music is the only waterfront music festival at the heart of the
Great Barrier Reef. Set in the most beautiful tropical location in Australia, the festival offers
an entertaining weekend for over 30s who want to throw their cares away and kick back,
soak up the setting, listen to quality live music and enjoy friendly people and good times.
Featuring internationally and nationally recognised musicians, festival goers can buy a three day pass and see 74 bands performing in many of the quaint bars, marinas and beachside venues around Airlie Beach and three main concerts under the massive marquee on the edge of the Coral Sea at the Whitsunday Sailing Club.
This tropical tourist town turns on the northern charm and glorious November weather for a perfect party weekend in paradise.
Headline acts include famous 70s UK rock band 10cc, American Toni Childs, Scottish
singer-songwriter Sandi Thom, Richard Clapton, Wendy Matthews, The Black Sorrows,
Angry Anderson with the James Southwell Band, Bondi Cigars, House of Shem, Phil
Emmanuel Band, Mason Rack Band and the festival showcases over 200 musicians.
In its third year, the Airlie Beach Festival of Music runs from Thursday 5 November to
Sunday 8 November 2015. Tickets are $245 for a three day pass.
The Steady Eddy Show with Lance Friend & Lightning Jack
The Hillbilly Goats with Bill Chambers
8 Ball Aitken
Wanita & Her Honky Tonk Bar Dwellers