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Get ready for a huge summer night under the stars at Kings Park & Botanic Garden when SIMPLE MINDS and THE B-52s come together for a massive show filled anthemic hits and party vibes!
‘Don’t You (Forget About Me)’, ‘Alive and Kicking’, ‘Promised You A Miracle’, ‘Glittering Prize’, ‘Waterfront’, ‘Rock Lobster’, ‘Private Idaho’, ‘Roam’, ‘Love Shack’ - it's just hit after hit...
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Presented by Roundhouse, Mellen Events, AAMI, Sunsuper, The West Australian and MIX94.5
WE PLAY RAIN OR SHINE: If it looks like rain please bring wet weather protection (ponchos & raincoats). Umbrellas are not permitted into the venue.
TICKETS: All tickets available through Ticketmaster.com.au and 136 100. This is a licensed event. All patrons, including minors & babies, must have a valid ticket for entry. Please note that Companion Cards can only be used when purchasing General Admission tickets. There are no refunds on tickets, please note however that you can purchase ticket insurance online via Ticketmaster.com.au at the time of purchase.
MINORS: All patrons, including minors & babies, must have a valid ticket for entry. All minors under 18 years of age who have purchased a ticket will only be permitted into the concert site if they are accompanied by their parent/ step-parent or legal guardian. If a minor is NOT ACCOMPANIED by their parent/ step-parent or legal guardian they will be refused entry to the concert and they will not receive a refund on their ticket.
SET TIMES & LINE-UP: Occasionally changes to the line-up and / or program times occur that are out of the Promoters control. The Promoter reserves the right to change the line-up and/ or program times without prior notification.
WHAT TO BRING: Picnic rug and hamper, jacket, sun hat, sunscreen, sealed plastic bottled water/soft drink (only), comfy shoes and good vibes. (Seating – see below)
SEATING: Reserved seating tickets include a dedicated seat. Platinum and Gold seating are standard high back chairs. Silver seating is low to the ground (ie. beach chairs). General Admission ticket holders will need to bring own seat if desired. Low back chairs are recommended. High back chairs will be positioned at the rear of the venue. A seating area is provided for those with wheelchair requirements.
My General Admission tickets say "GENADM" but have row and seat number on them - what does this mean?
This is for ticket tracking purposes only.This information does not mean you have a reserved seat for the event - ONLY Platinum, Gold & Silver tickets come with reserved seating.
There are a range of public transport options connecting you to Kings Park & Botanic Garden. Please refer to the Transperth Journey Planner to plan your journey.
BUS SHUTTLE SERVICE: Shuttle buses run along Lovekin Drive & May Drive from 4pm - 7pm, picking up patrons at the lighting towers and delivering to main gate (Gate 1). Please note this is a ONE WAY SERVICE ONLY, helping inbound patrons to enter the show. There are no return shuttle services. We kindly ask for a gold coin donation for this service – all proceeds go to Ronald McDonald House Perth.
FOOD: A wide range of food options to suit all tastes and budgets will be available for purchase at the venue. Visit jdsfastfoods.com.au to view food vendors in attendance, menus and to pre-order hampers. Patrons can also visit ticketmaster.com.au to pre-order hampers. Alternatively patrons may bring their own food/ picnic. Please be aware of prohibited items listed under “Not Permitted”.
NOT PERMITTED: Strictly NO BYO alcohol and NO glass items. This is a fully licensed event. No tables or umbrellas, professional SLR cameras, video or recording equipment, metal cutlery, wine spikes, bean bags, tents or sun shelters. The Botanic Garden is a smoke free venue.
CONDITIONS OF ENTRY: All bags are subject to a safety and security search upon entry. No Pass Outs.
PARKING: Available along Lovekin, Forrest and May Drives. A drop off zone is located at the venue entrance on Lovekin Drive. ACROD Parking is located on Forrest Drive in close proximity to the DNA Tower. Access Forrest Drive via Park and Poole Avenue entrances, Crawley.
Mellen Events on (08) 9383 3534 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Tickets on sale now via Ticketmaster
$119.90* General Admission
$179.90* Silver Reserved Seating
$219.90* Gold Reserved Seating
$299.90* Platinum Reserved Seating
*plus payment processing & transaction fees
* * All patrons, including minors & babies, must have a valid ticket for entry.
* * * Please note that Platinum & Gold seating come with high back chairs and Silver seating comes with low to the ground beach chairs. General Admission ticket holders must provide their own seating. Please refer to seating in the EVENT & VENUE INFO tab above for more details.
4.30pm Gates Open
6.45pm The B-52s
8.30pm Simple Minds
Occasionally changes to the line-up and / or program times occur that are out of the Promoters control. The Promoter reserves the right to change the line-up and/ or program times without prior notification.
DO I NEED TO PURCHASE A TICKET FOR MY BABY or CHILD?
Yes, all patrons, including babies, children and minors, must have a valid ticket for entry. Please refer to the Babes In Arms & Minors Policy for further information
All minors under 18 years of age who have purchased a ticket will only be permitted into the concert site if they are accompanied by their parent/ step-parent or legal guardian. If a minor is NOT ACCOMPANIED by their parent/ step-parent or legal guardian they will be refused entry to the concert and they will not receive a refund on their ticket.
MY GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS SAY "GENADM" BUT HAVE ROW & SEAT NUMBERS ON THEM - WHAT DOES THAT MEAN?
This is for ticket tracking purposes only. This information does not mean you have a reserved seat for the event - ONLY Platinum, Gold & Silver tickets come with reserved seating. Please refer to SEATING under the EVENT & VENUE INFO tab.
General Admission ticket holders will need to bring a picnic blanket or rug with them to sit on (should you wish) or alternatively a beach chair or director/ camping chair. Please note that beach chairs (being low to the ground) will be positioned in the first half of the General Admission area and director/ camping chairs (being higher off the ground) will be positioned in the second half of the General Admission area.
I LOST SOME BELONGINGS AT A SHOW // LEFT BEHIND CLOAKED OR CONFISCATED ITEMS - WHAT DO I DO?
Please contact the Mellen Events office on (08) 9383 3534 or email@example.com in the days immediately after the show. If you cloaked items at the free cloakroom (or had a confiscated item cloaked), please let us know your Cloaking Ticket Number to better help us locate your item.
I PURCHASED A DRINK (ALCOHOLIC) AT THE VENUE & HAVEN'T FINISHED IT BY THE END OF THE SHOW. CAN I WALK OUT THE VENUE WITH IT?
No, the event area is a licensed venue and as such, no alcohol can be taken off the premises (just as you can't purchase a drink at a pub and walk out with it - it must be consumed within the licensed area). Please assist security by leaving any unfinished alcoholic beverages behind.