News

16.3.20

Download refunds will take place from Wednesday 18th March.

Your ticket(s) will be automatically refunded back to your credit card/PayPal account. This can take up to 3-5 business days for the funds to return to your account.

 

16.3.20

On Friday, we announced that Download Festival was not proceeding, citing My Chemical Romance’s decision not to travel at this time.

 

12.3.20

It is with intense disappointment that we announce that My Chemical Romance will not be coming to Australia to play Download. 

 

MCR have released the following statement today:

 

“To our dearest friends –

6.3.20

It is with great pleasure we announce Los Angeles punk rock legends, The Bronx, have joined the Download 2020 line up! 

 

4.3.20
3.3.20

Established in 2017, the since-annual Heavy Music Awards recognise the best of the year across the heavy music landscape - artists, events, photographers, designers, producers and more.

2.3.20

We are proud to announce the winners of the annual Triple J Unearthed competition: 

The Gloom In The Corner from Victoria and Big Nasty from NSW.

 

26.2.20

Downloaders! We are getting closer to our 2020 events in both Melbourne and Sydney. Flights have been booked, accommodation organised, artists are rehearsing, set times have been announced and we are under a month out from Download Australia 2020! Get ready to open up the pit!

 

25.2.20

Q: Hey JP! Thank you so much for taking the time to chat with us today. How is Clutch life at the moment? What is happening with yourself and the band? 

25.2.20

It’s time to get organised Downloaders, the official Download app has arrived, and it contains your set times! Get planning, get psyched and get your schedule locked down!  

 

13.2.20

Attention Downloaders, we have some news regarding our Sydney festival venue. 

 

12.2.20

Hey Frank, thank you so much for taking the time to chat with us today. You and Deftones have been in this music industry for such a long time with 8 studio albums, 3 grammy awards and multiple international tours. You’ve an incredibly successful run.

21.1.20
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In what seems like an eternity since the first line-up for Download Festival was announced, the eagerly awaited second artist announcement is here. And it is doing Aussies proud. 

 

13.1.20

Born and bred in Canberra, Australia, Hands Like Houses - comprising of Trenton Woodley (vocals), Alexander Pearson (guitar), Joel Tyrrell (bass), Matthew Parkitny (drums) & Matt “Coops” Cooper (guitar) – are one of Australia’s biggest rock exports.