Airlie Beach Festival of Music 2018

Airlie Beach Festival of Music 2018

This is an 18+ event.

Clear your calendars and set the dates – Smash Mouth, Killing Heidi, Dave Dobbyn, Kasey Chambers, Marcia Hines and The Church are all among the headline acts at the Airlie Beach Festival of Music 2018.

Held from November 9-11 and now in its sixth year, the festival is fast becoming one of Queensland’s premier live music events.

Only in Airlie Beach can you see 74 bands alongside 74 islands in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef.

With jaw-dropping sea views from the main tent at the Whitsunday Sailing Club, it’s a party like no other in a tropical paradise.

Watch big name acts and discover new talent - there is something for every musical taste.

Experience a town coming alive to the sound of music.

With the music spread throughout 18 venues, the atmosphere is electric.

Everything is easy to get to and fully equipped – no need to bring camping chairs.

3 Day Pass Final Release Tickets > On sale from Monday 1st October 2018 until Tuesday 6 November 2018.
1 Day Pass > Friday, Saturday or Sunday
VIP Package > Access to all venues with the added VIP section in main tent with musicians and sponsors that includes a six hour food and drink package each day.

Please note > Any tickets nominated to be collected from the Box Office must be collected by 10am on Wednesday 7th November from the MECC Box Office. After this time, all remaining tickets can be collected from the Festival Office located Main Street, Airlie Beach with ID.

Please note > Ticket sales cut off 4.30pm Tuesday 6th November 2018.


The Queensland Government, via Tourism and Events Queensland’s Destination Events Program, is proud to support Airlie Beach Festival of Music, which features on the It’s Live! in Queensland events calendar.

Purchase Tickets

9 November, 2018 – 11 November, 2018
Airlie Beach - Various Venues

$139.40 1 Day Pass
$283.60 3 Day Pass Final Release
$1,035.50 VIP Tickets

$2.60 Optional Mailing Fee per transaction
$2.60 Phone Transaction Fee per transaction