MUSIC

OCTOBER 25-27

The Keystone Group and Cockatoo Island Film Festival have partnered to present an unprecedented music experience on historic Cockatoo Island. The Inaugural Cockatoo Island Film Festival will serve up two unique stylized stages featuring the rhythm of class acts from Australia and across the globe including Arrested DevelopmentBluejuice,Jinja Safari and Matt Corby. The pop-up Outdoor Arena Stage and The Precinct Nightclub venues will turn the island into Sydney’s ultimate entertainment destination across the last weekend of October.
Adding an entire new dimension to the weekend’s festivities, the events are an amazing opportunity to experience one of Sydney’s most spectacular venues.

Facing the Harbour Bridge, the Outdoor Arena Stage will host an outstanding array of live music and DJs from 6-10pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights during the festival.

Hip hop all stars Arrested Development will kick off the venue on Thursday night in a very special 20th Anniversary tour show. Well known for iconic hits like Mr. Wendell and People Everyday the American supergroup will be followed up on Friday night by local favourites Bluejuice and explosive live act Jinja Safari. Island Life will culminate in a massive Saturday night event with man of the moment Matt Corby.

THURSDAY 25th OCTOBER:

ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT 20th ANNIVERSARY TOUR
with Alison Wonderland, The Backhanderz, Devola
6pm-9pm
Tickets and details 

FRIDAY 26th OCTOBER:

BLUEJUICE AND JINJA SAFARI
Licensed All Ages
6pm-10pm 
Tickets and details 

SATURDAY 27th OCTOBER:

MATT CORBY
with Sures
Licensed All Ages 
6pm-10pm 
Tickets and details 

The Precinct Nightclub is Cockatoo Island’s own late night exclusive venue open from 10pm till late - the perfect place for revelers to kick on after the Festival, or as a destination in its own right. Gracing the stage will be the likes of 360 collaborator Gossling, legendary DJ Collective Halfway Crooks, Melbourne funk/soul band Saskwatch, DJ Huwston and the Future Classic DJs. Entry to The Precinct is either with a ticket from Moshtix or free for VIP ticket holders.

THURSDAY 25th OCTOBER:

HALFWAY CROOKS 
10pm-late
Tickets and details 

FRIDAY 26th OCTOBER:

GOSSLING
with Future Classic DJs
10pm-late
Tickets and details 

SATURDAY 27th OCTOBER:

SASKWATCH 
with DJ Huwston
10pm-late
Tickets and details 

Extra ferry services will run between Darling Harbour and Cockatoo Island up to 3am for those keen to make a night of it.

 

 

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Strategic Partners

Cockatoo Island | Sydney Harbour Federation Trust NSW Mining Oovie