Broods, Chet Faker and Earl Sweatshirt head up a stacked Yours and Owls 2023 line-up

Yours and Owls Festival have announced their 2023 line-up, and it’s an absolute banger! Setting up shop at the University of Wollongong – the festival’s home for the next three years – the Yours and Owls team are promising great vibes and exceptional entertainment. Welcoming back a wealth of international talent for the first time since 2020, alongside Aussie music royalty and plenty of exciting up-and-comers, the festival will run October 14th and 15th.

Local legends Chet Faker, Golden Features, Hilltop Hoods, Meg Mac, Ocean Alley, SAFIA and Vera Blue sit amongst the headliners. On the international side, the event will welcome Angel Du$t, Bakar, Broods, Descendents, Daily J, Earl Sweatshirt, Ekkstacy, Faderdaze, Hobo Johnson, Lil Tjay, Masego, Oliver Tree, Peach Pit, Phony Ppl, Sorry, Wallice and more!

You’ll find the full lineup below.

Presale launches Wednesday June 28th at 8am AEST – you can register HERE. General ticket sales kick off Thursday June 29th at 8am AEST via Moshtix.

If you’re looking for a next level festival experience, you can upgrade to a VIP package, featuring a huge range of perks and benefits including:

  • Priority entry via the VIP-only entrance lane into the festival
  • Exclusive premium food and beverage offerings
  • VIP concierge service to help out with any and all festival needs
  • An exclusive VIP bar with hang-out space located in view of the Main Stage
  • Access to the VIP lounge space at the Young Henry’s Pub (Limited capacity)
  • Complimentary snacks
  • Private restrooms
  • Complimentary lockers and cloak service at the VIP hub (Limited availability)
  • Complimentary phone charging service
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Glam bar for make-up touch-ups, glitz and sparkles
  • Surprise experiences

We figure that’s more than enough to whet your appetite, but to seal the deal, here’s a look at the line-up announcement in full!

Yours & Owls Festival 2023

Bakar | Broods | Chet Faker
Descendents | Earl Sweatshirt
Golden Features | Hilltop Hoods
Hobo Johnson | Lil Tjay | Masego
Meg Mac | Ocean Alley | Oliver Tree | Peach Pit
Safia | Vera Blue

Angel Du$t | Big Wett | Daily J | Dice | Ekkstacy | Fazerdaze
Forest Claudette | James Marriott | King Mala | Old Mervs
Pacific Avenue | Phony Ppl | Redhook | Royal Otis
RVG | Shagrock | Sorry | Teen Jesus And The Jean Teasers
Teenage Dads | The Grogans | The Rions | The Terrys
The Vanns | Tia Gostelow | Wallice
Babyface Mal | Billy Otto | Full Flower Moon Band
Girl And Girl | Go-Jo | Lazywax | Phoebe Go | Possehot
Rum Jungle | Stevan | Stumps | These New South Whales | Towns | YB| Wiigz

Daily J | Old Merve | Archie | Blue Vedder |Dust | Flowertruck
Garage Sale | Greatest Hits | Gut Health | Hallie | Lucy Sugerman |
Nerve Damage | Our Carlson | Pirra | Sesame Girl | Terminal Sleep
The Empty Threats | Bronte | Alva | Busty | Charbel | Chimers
Chloe Dadd | Circadia | Drift | J.Rumz | Kid Pharaoh | Kloker
Lizzie Jack and The Beanstalks | Major Arcana | MFV | The Morning Star
Plastic Bath | Private Wives | Rickys Breath | Steve Bourk | Tawny Port | The Sweaty Bettys.

Das Shmelthaus will also return, with its own incredible line-up:

Object Blue B2B | TSVI | Cleo | Club Angel | DJ PGZ | Kornél Kovács | Lauren Hansom B2B Mike Who
Luca Lozano | Sam Alfred | Seb Wildblood | Skatebard | Tangela

To stay up to date with all the latest festival announcements, head on over to the Yours and Owls Festival website, or follow their socials – Facebook, Instagram, and Tiktok.

Header credit: Ian Laidlaw

Jodie Sloan

Living, writing, and reading in Brisbane/Meanjin. Likes spooky books, strong cocktails, and pro-wrestling.