FOMO Be Damned: Pre-Sale Tickets and all the Reasons to Attend Yours & Owls Festival

Hey, you there! Yeah, you with the discerning taste in music and an appetite for great experiences. Listen up, because the highly coveted Y&O early access tickets are officially up for grabs!

This is your golden opportunity to snag those precious passes before the rest of the world even knows what hit ’em. And let me tell you, my friend, these tickets are hotter than the sun on a scorching summer day. With a record-breaking number of sign-ups this year and a track record of three consecutive sell-outs, you better act fast if you don’t want to end up in a sea of FOMO.

Trust me, you don’t want to be that person desperately refreshing the ticket page, hoping for a miracle. Get in on the action now and secure your spot at the hottest festival in town. So don’t dilly-dally, don’t procrastinate. Seize the moment, and be the envy of all your friends as you proudly wave your early access ticket in their jealous faces.

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Yours & Owls Festival is gearing up to throw the most epic housewarming party of the year this October, and you definitely don’t want to miss out on this legendary event. So, buckle up friends, because we’re about to give you all the reasons why Yours & Owls should be at the top of your festival bucket list.

With their new home at The University of Wollongong for the next three years, they are ready to welcome music lovers from all walks of life. Here are some compelling reasons why:

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Line up

Let’s start with the lineup, because, seriously, it’s slaying us all at Happy. We’ve canceled everything and anything that dares to rise or clink in the presence of this gem of an event. The roster of artists is so freaking awesome, it’s practically criminal.

We’re talking about a mind-bending kaleidoscope of musical genius, showcasing both homegrown Aussie discoveries and global sensations. Brace yourselves for the likes of Bakar, Broods, Chet Faker, Descendents, Earl Sweatshirt, Golden Features, Hilltop Hoods, Hobo Johnson, Lil Tjay, Masego, Meg Mac, Ocean Alley, Oliver Tree, Peach Pit, Safia, Vera Blue, Angel Du$t, Big Wett, Daily J, Dice, Ekkstacy, Fazerdaze, Forest Claudette, James Marriott, King Mala, Old Mervs, Pacific Avenue, Phony Ppl, Redhook, Royal Otis, RVG, Shagrock, Sorry, Teen Jesus And The Jean Teasers, Teenage Dads, The Grogans, The Rions, The Terrys, The Vanns, Tia Gostelow,Wallice, Babyface Mal, Big Wett, Billy Otto, Daily J (NZ), Full Flower Moon Band, and many more who will take the stage and blow your freaking minds.


Coastal Paradise Vibes

Close your eyes and let your imagination run wild, my friends. Picture yourself in a coastal utopia where the air crackles with an electric vibe, and the energy is so palpable, you can practically taste it.

Welcome to the enchanting realm of Yours & Owls Festival, where musical dreams become a reality against the backdrop of the awe-inspiring University of Wollongong. It’s a feast for the senses, where your ears are serenaded by the sweetest tunes, and your eyes are treated to the dazzling spectacle of Wollongong’s pristine beaches.

And hey, let’s not forget about the mornings—the perfect time to take a refreshing plunge into the sparkling waters, revitalising both your body and your soul. So, my fellow festival-goers, prepare to be transported to a realm where music and nature dance in perfect harmony.

Don’t miss your chance to be a part of this seaside extravaganza. It’s a sensory adventure you’ll cherish forever.

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Springtime Bliss

Picture this: the weather gods have aligned, granting you cool evenings, while the warm days caress your skin with just the right amount of sun-kissed goodness.

It’s a sensory overload of perfection, where the gentle breeze plays tag with your hair and the rays of sunshine guide your dance moves.

Get ready to frolic, soak up the vitamin D, and surrender yourself to the mesmerizing beats that’ll have your body grooving like there’s no tomorrow. It’s a celebration of life, love, so summon your crew, and let the good times roll.

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A New Festival Site

Yours & Owls is flipping the script and shaking things up with a spanking new festival site. Get ready to ride the wave of novelty as The University of Wollongong swoops in to take center stage.

This bad boy is about to inject a mega-dose of freshness into the festival scene, delivering an experience that’ll leave you buzzing with pure exhilaration. Brace yourselves for uncharted territory, unexplored nooks, and crannies of epic proportions.

It’s time to ditch the familiarity and embrace the thrill of venturing into uncharted festival territory. Prepare for mind-bending soundscapes, electrifying stages, and an atmosphere so fresh it’ll make your head spin.

Say “so long” to the mundane and dive headfirst into the glorious unknown. Yours & Owls is about to redefine what it means to party in style.

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Stay the Night

Ah, the ultimate sleepover extravaganza with your ride-or-die crew! Wollongong and its posse of neighboring areas have got your back when it comes to finding the perfect crash pad.

Whether you’re a beachside camping enthusiast ready to pitch your tent on the sandy shores of Fairy Meadow beach at Wollongong Surf Leisure Resort or you prefer a touch of bougie comfort, there’s an accommodation option to suit every budget and taste.

We’re talking cozy stays, quirky hideaways, and everything in between. So after you’ve danced your heart out and reveled in the festival’s magic, rest your weary feet and recharge for another day of sonic bliss.

Head here to explore all the juicy accommodation deets and secure your dream sleepover spot. It’s time to turn those z’s into a wild slumber party you’ll never forget.


The Perfect Festival Weather

Oh, Wollongong, you sly devil, with your irresistible weather that makes other festival locations green with envy! Yours & Owls Festival is here to deliver a sensory feast amidst your idyllic coastal backdrop.

Prepare to be seduced by the cool evening breezes that caress your skin, while the warm daytime temperatures ignite a fire in your festival-loving soul. And let’s not forget those jaw-dropping beaches that beckon with open arms, inviting you to indulge in post-festival relaxation like a true beach bum.

It’s a tantalizing blend of sonic enchantment and nature’s allure, where you can bask in the sun, surrender to the rhythm, and revel in the euphoria of Wollongong’s musical paradise.

So grab your sunglasses, slip into your dancing shoes, and let the melodies sweep you away on a wave of pure bliss. Wollongong, you cunning minx, we can’t resist your charms, and we’re ready to immerse ourselves in the auditory ecstasy of Yours & Owls Festival. Let the love affair begin!

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Your Every Need Catered For

Prepare to have your every need catered to at Yours and Owls Festival. The organizers have left no stone unturned, ensuring that your experience is nothing short of extraordinary.

Gone are the days of fretting over forgotten supplies, as they’ve got you covered with an abundance of essential items, from hygiene products to sustenance that caters to all dietary preferences, including vegan and gluten-free options.

Stay refreshed and quench your thirst with an ample supply of water, or if you’re feeling a bit more adventurous, treat yourself to a selection of tantalizing beverages.

Embracing the modern age, cashless transactions make for seamless purchases, allowing you to embrace the festivities without the hassle of carrying physical currency.

So, fear not, dear festival-goer, Yours and Owls have meticulously curated an experience where your every convenience is taken care of.

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Luxe Out VIP Style

Indulge in the pinnacle of festival luxury, for Yours & Owls beckons you to ascend to VIP status or forever dwell in mediocrity. With an upgrade to VIP, a world of exclusive privileges unveils before your very eyes.

Priority entry sweeps you past the mere mortals, while premium food and beverage offerings tantalize your palate. A dedicated concierge service caters to your every desire, while exclusive bars and lounges become your opulent retreat. Indulge in complimentary snacks, revel in the solace of private restrooms, and recharge your devices with a dedicated phone charging service.

And, my dear, prepare to be adorned at the glam bar, where beauty transformations await. Let Yours & Owls treat you like royalty, as you bask in the festival’s embrace, enveloped in luxurious comfort and unrivaled style.

Grab your pre-sale tickets now to secure your spot at the ultimate music extravaganza. Whether you choose to dance your heart out in the general area or indulge in the VIP experience, Yours & Owls has everything in place to make sure you have the time of your life.

Get ready to unleash your inner music-loving, free-spirited beast for two whole days of pure sonic bliss, secure your pre-sale tickets now and join the party.

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The line up to end all line ups

Bakar| Broods |Chet Faker 

Descendents | Earl Sweatshirt

Golden Features | Hilltop Hoods

Hobo Johnson | Lil Tjay | Masego

Meg Mac | Ocean Alley | Oliver Tree | Peach Pit

Safia | Vera Blue

 Angel Du$t | Big Wett | Daily J | Dice | Ekkstacy | Fazerdaze

Forest Claudette | James Marriott | King Mala | Old Mervs

Pacific Avenue | Phony Ppl | Redhook | Royal Otis

RVG | Shagrock | Sorry | Teen Jesus And The Jean Teasers 

Teenage Dads | The Grogans | The Rions | The Terrys 

The Vanns | Tia Gostelow | Wallice 

Babyface Mal | | Billy Otto | | Full Flower Moon Band 

Girl And Girl | Go-Jo | Lazywax | | Phoebe Go | Possehot

Rum Jungle | Stevan | Stumps | These New South Whales | Towns | YB| Wiigz 

Plus More!!

Das Shmelthaus Line Up

Object Blue B2B, TSVI, Cleo, Club Angel, DJ PGZ, Kornél Kovács, Lauren Hansom B2B Mike Who, Luca Lozano, Sam Alfred, Seb Wildblood, Skatebard, Tangela.

October 14 & 15, 2023, University of Wollongong