Entering the Festival

Please review the ALLOWED & BANNED list for a stress-free entry process.

All bags will be searched before entry.

At any time during the entry process if you have questions, ask for assistance from Festival Staff located at the front gates

On arrival at Download, please have your Ticket and acceptable ID ready to be checked. You can either print your PDF ticket or display it on your phone.

Below is a list of the acceptable Adult (18+) ID required to enter the festival;

  • A driver's or rider's licence or permit (issued by an Australian State or Territory or any foreign
  • Australian passport or a foreign passport issued by another
  • NSW photo card (issued by Roads and Maritime Services NSW)
  • Proof of age card issued by a public authority of the Commonwealth or of another State or Territory for the purpose of attesting to a person's identity and age
  • Keypass (over 18) identity card issued by Australia Post.