About French Island Music and Arts Festival
French Fest, is a Boutique Music & Arts festival held on French Island over New Years Eve, 30th December – 1st January.
It is an over 18s, BYO event, BUT STRICTLY NO GLASS! There is also a bar selling amazing organically solar brewed beer & cider at very reasonable prices and a wide range of local food, market stalls and workshops in art, music culture and sustainability.
French Fest hosts all sorts of talent, including art, food and a wide range of music styles. From acoustic, blues, Funk, Folk, Reggae, rock n roll, metal, hip hop, electronic, drum n bass, trance and dance.
This is a not for profit event, made for the people, by the people! This year our staff are all volunteering their time and efforts to make this an amazing experience. The cost of tickets goes towards getting onto the island, putting on the event and keeping you safe!
We pride our selves in supporting local up and coming musicians and artists as well as some of Australia’s best already established artists. For more details on the event and line up, go to www.frenchfest.com.au
What you get for the price of your ticket:
Ferry trip, Bus to site, 2 days & 2 nights (30th to the 1st) of Camping and amazing music across 2 stages, facilities and staff working to give you the best experience & keep you safe.
Remember to pack light, you can not bring your car on the ferry. Please visit www.frenchfest.com.au/event-details/what-to-bring/
Drop off luggage at ferry before parking your car, there will be some of our very friendly volunteers and security to tag luggage and help load it on ferry.
Ferrys depart from Stony Point and Cowes (Stony Point has more regular times than Cowes.) starting from 9.30am – 7.30pm on the 30th and 31st of December and 7am to 3pm on the 1st on January, please visit www.frenchfest.com.au/ferry-timetable/ for ferry times.
Tickets sold are non-refundable but are transferable to others
In purchasing a ticket you agree to the Festivals rules and terms and conditions published at www.frenchfest.com.au/rules/
^Plus Booking Fee