“Saturday’s event packed in the fans and sent them home happy…Download was the festival Melbourne’s hard-rock tribes had been waiting three years for.” The Age
“Consider Download’s first trip Down Under a success. Same again in 2019 please.” Kerrang!
In late March 2018, nearly 30,000 heavy music fans descended on Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne to attend Australia’s first ever Download Festival. Four days later, it was announced, much to the delight of those heavy music fans, that Download would return to Melbourne on the March long weekend AND debut in Sydney in 2019…..
Get your diaries out… here are the dates and venues for Download 2019…
Sat 9 March Parramatta Park Sydney NSW
Mon 11 March Flemington Racecourse Melbourne VIC
Whether you stay sweaty in the pit soaking in yourfavourite bands, chill and chat over a frosty beverage in one of the bars, gorge yourself on delectable delights from the foodies, or snap up some eclectic one offs at the markets, Download welcomes you in 2019!
Keep your eyes peeled to DOWNLOADFESTIVAL.COM.AU and facebook.com/downloadfestAU for the imminent line up announcement, we promise it’s a corker!