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Frequently Asked Questions

Browse the sections below to find your answers. Reach out to us via Facebook or our contact form if you cannot find the answer to your query.

Accommodation


There is no official accommodation for Beyond Festival attendees in Kangaroo Valley. There are however many accommodation options available in and around Kangaroo Valley. We recommend that you review the options listed on the Destination NSW website or browse what’s available on Airbnb.

Alcohol

Beyond Festival is a licensed venue serving craft beers, cider and wine in contained areas.

No BYO Alcohol at the festival.

ATMs


Amazing food, quirky stalls and artist merch all require monies. Some stalls may have EFTPOS facilities but most will be cash only. We’ll have some ATM’s onsite.

Camping


There is NO camping for attendees on the festival site at Kangaroo Valley Showground. There are many accommodation options available in and around Kangaroo Valley including free camping, holiday park campsites, cabins and a huge variety of B&B’s. 

Here’s a bit of a guide: 

  • Free camping: Bendeela Recreation Area. Bendeela is a beautiful FREE campsite with plenty of space, toilet block, town water. It’s right on the river and has lots of wildlife – especially wombats, wallabies and echidnas – wandering through the campsite  – see http://www.waternsw.com.au/supply/visit/bendeela-recreational-area 
  • Glenmack Park. This park is situated right next to Beyond Festival and has a wide range of accommodation options. See http://glenmack.com.au.
  • Kangaroo Valley Tourist Park. This park is situated next to Hampton Bridge and is approx 1.8 km from the showground.

Car Parking


The festival is pedestrian only. There will be ample parking close by the main festival precinct.

Charging of Phones and Devices


Need to charge your phone, camera, light saber? For a gold coin we’ll charge it for you in the Beyond Store.

Childcare


There will be a kids program for primary school aged children. This program will run at set times during the festival and will be staffed by a qualified team. There is no cost to the program.

Parents must sign their kids in and out.

Disabled Facilities


The festival site has wheelchair accessible bathrooms. Where possible festival venues will be accessible too.

First Aid


Feeling woozy? Twisted your ankle during an impromptu game of stuck in the mud? Our dedicated first aid team are there to help. You’ll be able to spot the first aid team roaming around or hanging out in their well-equipped room.

Food


There will be several amazing food stalls and venues across the festival.

Feel free to bring your own food too.

Lighting


Strobe lights, haze machines and fast moving effects may be in operation across the festival venue.

Line Up and Program


We’re working hard to bring together Australia’s best storytellers and advocates for justice. This includes amazing musicians, writers, poets, comedians and educators. The lineup will be released throughout the year. The final program will be released closer to the festival.

Lost Property


Lost property can be reclaimed from the festival office.

All lost property left at the conclusion of the festival will be discarded or donated to charity.

Security

Professional security will patrol the venue 24 hours per day.

Smoking


The festival site is smoke-free.

Tickets and Wristbands

Tickets are available for sale online from 31 March, 2018. All festival attendees must wear and display their festival wristband in order to access the event. Wristbands will also be checked at venues. 

Volunteering


Beyond Festival would not be possible without volunteers. See our Volunteering page for more details.

Where and When is Beyond?


Beyond Festival will be located at Osborne Park Kangaroo Valley Showground, Kangaroo Valley, from Friday November 23rd to Sunday November 25th.

See our venue page for more information.

Who is Beyond Festival?


Beyond Festival Ltd. is an independent company whose sole purpose is to implement Beyond Festival. Beyond Festival is organised by a small committed team lead by the Festival Coordinator, Susan Sohn. The organisation is governed by a Board of Directors.

Beyond Festival Ltd.

ABN 74 002 967 991

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