Brought to you by industry leaders Mothership Events - trusted throughout the 90’s and 2000’s with promoting the finest music venues in Sydney, including The Annandale Hotel, The Vic On The Park, The Iron Duke Hotel, Selinas, and so many more. Now one of the countries leading event management companies producing all manner of events from The Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras, to Vivid Sydney, to music festivals THIS THAT and Live At The Foreshore.

Teaming up with the new kids on the block – Strut Entertainment – purveyors of all fine venues in Newcastle, including the legendary Cambridge (Best Live Music Venue, AHA NSW 2017) and the evergreen Bar on the Hill. This new festival will be dedicated to the emergence of the live music scene of the 90’s and Naughties, focusing on acts still smashing audiences today [and perhaps a few sneaky forgotten favourites…….!!]

In line with its summer outdoor concert experience, the event will boast a multi genre onslaught of classic hit music of summers past.

When you need a break from the hit factories on stage, cruise by the artisan markets, alternate retail, quirky immersive experience with a dabble of the weird and wonderful.

The festival will be fully immersive spanning 2 stages:

The first stage will be dedicated to the LIVE & rockin’ artform - Rock & Roll.

The second stage will be showcasing the electronic pioneers and mainstays of our time.

Also featuring: Premium Suds & Bespoke Cocktails / Sydney Street Food / Vintage Vinyl Fair.

We’re so excited to be bringing a true music festival of this size and scope to the Newcastle Region, and deliver the ultimate live music experience to the waiting community – those who crave the inclusiveness of THE SCENE……We’ll be throwing all we’ve got at this bad boy.

  • Worldly inspired street food, brought to you from Sydney’s most on-trend eateries
  • Hunt & Gather exclusively curate a boutique urban street retail experience
  • Exclusive lounge and bar with amenities and space
  • Summer Aperitifs, Premium Hops, Artisan Cider, Froze & Bespoke Cocktails

MAKE NO MISTAKE – THIS IS A PASSION PROJECT

FROTH & FODDER

Artisan produce made with passion and perseverance that provide not only a unique taste but immerses you in a multi-sensory experience.

The experience is premium, with a summer afternoon session in mind. The sun will set in style with premium suds, cider and savoury aperitif mixes.

Hang tight for the reveal of the brands that will be bringing you your thirst quenching brews.

THE FESTIVAL FOOD EXPERIENCE

Bringing more to the music, our festival food experience takes you on its own journey...

Fresh from the Streets: Sydney’s Top Street Food

Straight from some of Sydney’s favourite urban hole in the wall eateries, Scene & Heard’s street food experience will transport you right into the centre of the trendy precincts of the Surry Hills, Newtown the cultural meccas of Western Sydney. Breaking traditional festival food rituals as you are immersed into a whole new world of pop-up style festival feasting.

INTERACTIVITY & THE RETAIL EXPERIENCE

THE FESTIVAL DISTRICT

The festival will be fully immersive spanning 2 stages :

The first stage will be dedicated to the LIVE & rockin’ artform - Rock & Roll.

The second stage will be showcasing the electronic pioneers and mainstays of our time.