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CLIENT LIAISON ANNOUNCE AUSTRALIAN TOUR – PLAYING WOLLONGONG & CANBERRA, NOVEMBER 29 & 30

Posted on October 22, 2018

Given their shared appreciation for story telling and dignified belief in the Australian identity, Harvey Miller and Monte Morgan naturally found themselves writing music together. From the studio to the top end of town, Client Liaison’s sound plays out like a long lunch followed by a round of cocktails. Describing their sonic palate as ‘dance electric’, ‘new jack swing’ and ‘pop ballad’, this multisensory experience will feed any listeners’ appetite. International in flavour, cosmopolitan in style – this is Client Liaison.

 

Wollongong: Thursday, November 29

Tickets: $35 + BF – here.

 

Canberra: Saturday, November 30

Tickets: $35 + BF – here.

GATHER IN THE GARDEN AT THE UOW GARDENS – JANUARY 25, 2019

Posted on October 22, 2018

FRNDS. Yours & Owls + UNKNOWN RECORDS present.

‘Gather In The Garden’ (Australia Day Eve) UOW Gardens January 25th 2019 7pm until late.
Get lost in our garden gathering, immerse yourself in music, art and design.

Announcing Gather In The Gardens 2019 featuring

Sonny Fodera

Danny Howard

KLP

Pantheon

Unknown Associates Vs Motorik Vibe Council

Peekay

CODA

Our House Collective

Noice

Amy Hudson

Plus live art installations & displays throughout, food stalls, crazy stage designs, Gather In The Garden is also dressed up in theme and we want you to be too! This year’s theme is ‘A Steampunk Rave Revolution’ we encourage everyone to come dance and get in theme.

 

Friday, January 25

Tickets: $25 + BF – here.

2018 FESTIVAL WRAP UP

Posted on October 17, 2018

 

Another incredible year has come and gone and we still can’t get the whole thing out of our minds!

2018 was our best year yet and we couldn’t have done it without you!

See below for the wrap video, full galleries and any post show FAQs you might have!

 

 

PHOTO GALLERIES

 

LOST PROPERTY

All lost property has been handed into Wollongong Police Station for pick up. Please get in touch with the station directly for any questions.

 

AWOP

For all wristband and refund inquiries, please contact AWOP directly who will be happy to help you out!

 

 

Did you see the Down To Test area at Yours & Owls? Down To Test are offering the chance to win one of four $50 Visa gift cards via clicking over here [link to: bit.ly/YOSurveyDTT] and answer some questions about sexual health.

 

ZIGGY ALBERTS IS COMING TO CANBERRA – PLAYING MOLO LIVE @ ANU, JANUARY 13

Posted on October 8, 2018

In celebration of the new album Laps Around The Sun, Ziggy Alberts is embarking on his Laps Around The Sun World Tour. Kicking off his first shows this December, Ziggy will be headlining rooms of all shapes and sizes across Australia, New Zealand, UK, Europe, North America, South Africa and South America.

 

No stranger to life on the road, the world tour celebrates the next chapter in Ziggy’s growing career and will take him to both foreign and familiar lands. With over 100 dates to be announced, be sure to keep a close eye as the shows start to roll out.

 

For first time Ziggy enthusiasts, we will give this away – Ziggy is an energetic performer with songs that carry powerful messages about his passion for the ocean & environment, love stories and memories of being on the road as a touring musician. Somehow Ziggy continues to truly connect with his audience, despite the growing room sizes at every show. Expect your night to be a musical journey of dancing, sing-a-longs, and unplugged favourites, with Ziggy having the crowd bouncing one moment to silently swaying the next.

 

Sunday, January 13

Tickets: $45 inc.BF – here.

DOM DALLA ANNOUNCES WOLLONGONG SHOW – PLAYING UOW UNIBAR COURTYARD, DECEMBER 14

Posted on October 8, 2018

Unknown Records & FRNDS come together to present homegrown favourite… Dom Dolla!

 

In the rapidly expanding dance music scene, artists are a dime a dozen, but Dom Dolla continues to increase in value as Australia’s most in-demand electronic DJ and producer. Only a few short years since establishing himself as a mainstay in Melbourne’s underground, his sound has gained traction internationally, earning support from Pete Tong, Diplo and Tchami. Dom Dolla continues to evolve and conquer the charts having recently hit no. 1 on Beatport with his new track ‘Take it’.

 

Unknown Records X FRNDS are no strangers to successful events. Unknown Records have a formidable reputation as Wollongong’s favourite curators of rave facilitation – known for their techno house raves nationally and in Wollongong and the host of the weekly party Institute of Dance at Heyday. FRNDS have presented people like Motez, Set Mo, Bag Raiders and many more, all success stories at the prime UOW spot.

 

Dom Dolla will make his triumphant return to Wollongong on December 14th in a special open air 360 degree view performance at UOW unibar infamous courtyard.

 

This party is one not to be missed…

 

Friday, December 14

Tickets: $29.65 + BF – here.

THE RUBENS ADD WOLLONGONG DATE TO THEIR NATIONAL TOUR – PLAYING UOW UNIBAR, NOVEMBER 17

Posted on October 8, 2018

Described by triple j as “the most assured we’ve heard The Rubens yet”, the Menangle band’s third album LO LA RU was a huge moment for the group in 2018. Picking up from where their triple j Hottest 100-topping single ‘Hoops’ left off, the new record features exuberant party jam ‘Million Man’ and album standout, ‘Never Ever (feat. Sarah)’ – a powerful duet that won the hearts of music fans across the world.

 

After spending close to three months on the road support P!NK on her mammoth Australian tour, The Rubens are now gearing up for a huge run of shows of their own, where they’ll be playing new songs to fans alongside classics such as ‘Hoops’, ‘My Gun’, ‘Lay It Down’ and more.

 

Saturday, November 17

Tickets: $50 + BF – here.

HYDRATION

Posted on September 26, 2018
HOT TIP FOR A SIZZLING FESTIVAL: take good care of you and your mates this long weekend by keeping your cells hydrated! There will be free water top up stations around the festival to keep your water bottles filled, as well as our guardian ‘water angels’, so keep an eye out and get around some juicy H2O!
We’re expecting some saucy UV rays this weekend so don’t forget to SLIP on a shirt, SLOP on the SPF, SLAP on a hat, SEEK shade and SLIDE on a slick pair of jet black Oakleys to complete the lewk.
P.s. #gamechanger, WeRefill will have collapsible cups that get you unlimited chilled & sparkling water!
Huge thanks to Sydney Water for providing us all with the goods! Check out the clip below for how to use our reusable cup & drink bottle system.. #partywithapurpose

OCTOPUS GARDENS

Posted on September 26, 2018

Eager to wet your whistle but need a shady space to park your caboose? Look no further than the Octopus Gardens. Serving you up some of the tastiest cocktails and iciest drinks on tap, this is the perfect place to kick back and listen to some tunes .

CAMPING

Posted on September 25, 2018

DOWNLOAD CAMPER ͛ S SITE MAP HERE

Yours and Owls Festival is Friday 28 September 2018 to Monday 1 October 2018!

Here’s everything you need to know about camping:

The campsites are located at Wollongong Surf Leisure Resort.

Each camping ticket provides accommodation for one person on Friday, Saturday and Sunday night. Check-in is open between 12pm and 11pm on Friday and from 8am on Saturday. You will need to bring your own tent, sleeping bag or doona, pillow and any other necessities. Camping spaces provide space for tents only. No vehicles, camper vans, or caravans will be allowed in the camping area.

Camping spaces are allocated upon arrival. If you want to camp with your friends, you will need to arrive together. Once unloaded you will be directed to park your car in the car parking area.

You will have access to amenities at the campground including hot showers & toilets.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF A CAMPING TICKET

  • If staying as a group, you must arrive together OR if arriving later than most of the group, give pre-written authorisation at least 48 hours in advance to functions@wslr.com.au or 0458 152 594 or call 02 4283 6999 of who you will be staying with, so a place can be held for you
  • Please have your camping ticket, photo ID & car rego ready on arrival at WSLR Reception.
  • TENT ONLY accommodation. No camper vans, no pop-up trailers, no caravans. (Camping spaces are allocated upon arrival)
  • ALL SITES are considered unpowered
  • All vehicles MUST be parked to the south of the camping area in the grassed area adjoining the WSLR property. Vehicles are only permitted at the campsite for unloading and loading purposes.
  • NSW road rules apply within WSLR.
  • No riding of bicycles or scooters without a helmet.
  • Maximum of 12 persons per site permitted. People on the site must consent to their contact details (name and mobile) being provided to others who will be staying on the same site, in order to comply with Wollongong City Council’s rules.
  • No campfires are permitted within WSLR or surrounding areas for safety reasons.
  • No animals permitted anywhere on WSLR sites (excluding guide dogs or medically authorised assistance dogs). All rubbish must be removed from your site and placed in bins provided.
  • Glass bottles are not to be taken into amenity blocks due to the safety risks of broken glass
  • Check-in will be between 12pm-11pm Friday, and from 8am Saturday
  • Check out will be between 8am-11am Monday
  • Camping noise curfew applies from 10pm to 8am.
  • Campers are required to comply with the instructions of park management and security.
  • Intoxication and drug use will not be tolerated
  • WSLR Management may evict a camper if management deems that the camper presents a safety risk to other people with in WSLR, or if the camper damages property or interferes with, or cause or permit interference with the safety, reasonable peace, comfort or privacy of any person lawfully within WSLR, or if the camper refuses to follow directions of WSLR management.
  • WSLR does not take responsibility for any items left behind.

CAMPSITE PARKING

You will not be allowed to park your car at your campsite. Parking will be available just outside of the Wollongong Surf Leisure Resort. All campers will need to drop off their tents etc and then move car to the car park outside of the premises.

You will only be allowed to access your car during the hours of 8am – 11am each day, and you will need to arrive/depart through the WSLR main entrance. (if you do not have your car back in before the 11am cut off, you will need to find alternative parking outside the WSLR).

FREE SHUTTLE

Yours & Owls will provide a free shuttle bus, which will run roughly every 15-20 mins between Wollongong Surf Leisure Resort and the festival site at Stuart Park from 11am to 12am.

The pick up at WSLR will be located at the southern end of the camping car park, near Fairy Meadow Surf Club.

TRANSPORT

Posted on September 25, 2018

The festival site is located at Stuart Park, North Wollongong, nestled between the escarpment and the beach. Parking around the festival site is limited to street parking and spots are tight! We encourage you to use public transport or if driving, carpool and use parking bays throughout Wollongong City. The Free Gong Shuttle and the festival shuttle bus will be on hand to get you between North Wollongong Station, the festival campground and Stuart Park.

PLAN YOUR TRIP HERE

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TRAIN

The closest train station is North Wollongong.

The last train from North Wollongong to Sydney departs at 11.34pm.

The last train from North Wollongong to Nowra departs at 1.08am

 

BUS

Festival Shuttle Bus The Festival Shuttle Bus will run between North Wollongong train station, the festival campsite (Dalton Park) and the festival site (Stuart Park). The shuttle bus will depart every 15 – 20minutes between 11am and 11pm on Saturday and Sunday.

Free Gong Shuttle Take the Free Gong shuttle bus to stop 2500334 (Kembla St near Pleasant Ave): The Free Gong shuttle runs every 20 minutes between 08:00 – 18:00 on weekends. Timetables and route maps available Here