January is Festival Season in Australia. Let us recap the best ones

January comes with many festivals, most of which will provide life-changing experience and open your mind through art, poetry, music, and performance. Here are some of the festivals that will keep you happy in this hot month.

–          The Rainbow Serpent

The Rainbow Serpent Festival is among the festivals in Australia not to miss in January 2019. The gathering renowned worldwide has developed into a highly regarded arts and music festivals on the globe. The five days festival involves dance, expression, colour, and celebrations. It attracts people from all parts of the world. If you want to forget your daily stress, it is the festival to try in January 2019. The phrase “Rainbow Serpent” is Australian and originates from Dreamtime Creation Story.

–          Field Day Sydney

Expect to find Pedestrian barriers in Australia as we celebrate the New Year at the widely known boutique music festival. Most people like it due to the friendly atmosphere and the quality line-ups that mix house, hip-hop and electronic artists from all around the world.

–          Electric Gardens in Adelaide

Electric Gardens Festival announced its dates and venues for 2019, before their events in Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, and Perth in January. Trainspotting “Born Slippy” Underworld, “I Like To Move IT” D and the Subliminal Records leader Erick Morillo leads the list of performers. The festival will be returning to Sydney with four electronic music stages for the fourth edition. In addition to the performers, the event will host an additional program of collaborators and artists.

–          The Sydney Festival

The Sydney Festival will kick off in January and the program is promising. The program will feature 18 premieres from different parts of the world and the attendees will gladly accept dance, circus, visual art, and theatre performances. The main goal of this festival is to celebrate the diversity of Australian cultures and in other parts of the world through quality artworks. The Black out forms the heart of this festival. The indigenous programme recognizes and celebrates the First Nations stories from New Zealand, Canada, and Australia. Sydney Opera House plays host to the Mariya, an indigenous choir of young women from Cairns.

–          Australia’s Country Music Festival

Australia’s Country Music Festival will take place this January in Tamworth, New South Wales. This annual festival is the largest music festival in Australia and for the last few years, it has attracted over 50,000 visitors each day. With over 700 artists appearing in the 2800 scheduled events across the 120 venues and more than 600 buskers in the Peel Street alone, you should expect a diversity of entertainment on each day. And while still in Tamworth, you should avoid missing the Golden Guitars Country Music Awards of Australia when the Australian country music artists gather for the Golden Guitar Awards. These Awards take place on every second Saturday of Australia’s Country Music Festival at Tamworth Regional Entertainment and Conference Centre.

Your favourite festival will be here before you even know. Be ready for a comprehensive list of ticket info, line-ups, and schedules for hot fests of the year.

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