After weeks of suspense, Beyond The Valley, Australia’s largest and most anticipated New Year’s festival, have finally revealed their lineup. Headlining this year’s festival are globally acclaimed artists RÜFÜS DU SOL, British rapper Central Cee, club culture and fashion icon Peggy Gou, “Milkshake” singer Kelis, Australian DJ and producer Mall Grab, Destroy Lonely, G Flip, Channel Tres, Jayda G, Romy, DMA’S and more.
The Podcast Stage is making its return headlined by Vanderpump Rules star Scheana Shay, bringing her podcast ‘Scheananigans With Scheana Shay’ to Australia for the very first time.
Brought to you by Untitled Group and supported by triple j, Beyond The Valley has earned its reputation as a trendsetter in the world of live entertainment, featuring a diverse range of music, exclusive stage designs, and enhanced festival experiences taking place over 4 days in Victoria.
Following their biggest Australian shows to date last year, Grammy Award winners RÜFÜS D SOL are returning to home soil, marking their third appearance at the Beyond The Valley Festival.
Central Cee‘s performance at Beyond The Valley is set to be a crowd favourite. With his song ‘Doja’ putting him on the world map, the UK’s reigning rap sensation has garnered a colossal social following exceeding 8 million followers as well as an astounding 2 billion streams.
One of the world’s most recognisable DJs, Peggy Gou, joins the Beyond The Valley lineup. Peggy has reached new heights in her career, with her latest single ‘(It Goes Like) Nanana’, being her biggest to date.
Renowned for her iconic status in the world of R&B, Kelis is all set to grace the Valley Stage, delivering her massive hits like ‘Milkshake,’ ‘Trick Me,’ ‘Bossy,’ and ‘Millionaire,’ offering a nostalgic journey back to the era of noughties R&B.
On the live music front Beyond The Valley will host The Jungle Giants, COBRAH, BIG WETT, Lastlings, King Stingray, Becca Hatch, CXLOE, JessB, Destroy Lonely, G Flip, Channel Tres, Romy and more.
Beyond The Valley will also feature some of the biggest names in electronic music including STÜM, KETTAMA, Overmono, Ewan Mcvicar, Logic1000, Dj Heartstring, dameeeela, Rebūke, Lady Shaka, LUUDE, Taylah Elaine, Mella Dee, Ross From Friends, Mall Grab, Jayda G, Effy, Saoirse and many more.
The Podcast Stage, the only dedicated podcast stage at an Australian music festival, will feature live and interactive recordings of your favourite podcasts. Presented by The Daily Aus, the podcast stage will feature Scheana Shay’s Scheananigans With Scheana Shay, Miss Universe winner’s The Maria Thattil Show, AFL football player’s podcast The Mason Cox Show, Where’s Your Head At hosted by Love Island fan favourites, Anna & Matt, Jamo and Dylan, Yarning Up First Nations Stories with Caroline Kell and more.
The festival will take place at the picturesque Barunah Plains from December 28th to January 1st, offering attendees a unique oasis set against a breathtaking 100,000 square metre natural amphitheatre.
Their array of offerings include architecturally designed stages, a ferris wheel, an inflatable wedding chapel, roving drag performances by Poof Doof Pride Patrol, organisers have also confirmed the return of ‘Schmall Klub’ a concealed party you have to discover. Patrons can cool off in swimming pools where The Inspired Unemployed’s beer brand “Better Beer” will be taking over the Beach Club. There are also plans to revamp The Sanctuary where yoga and various wellness activities can be enjoyed.
Beyond The Valley has confirmed the return of their 3 acclaimed stages. The Valley Stage boasts an expansive custom design and world-class production. The Dance Dome will mesmerise with a massive 70-metre-wide LED wall and the much-loved Dr Dan’s will be back with a fresh and reimagined design.
With more ticketing options available than ever, for the first time, festival and camping tickets will be purchased separately to suit varying requirements. This year, the festival organisers have elevated their camping options, introducing Pre-Pitched tents on top of their usual Lux, Premium, and General Camping choices. For those seeking an extra touch of exclusivity, the VIP upgrade offers private access to a cocktail bar, toilets and the comfort of lush lounges. The festival entry only ticket gives festival-goers the option to stay in local accommodations or return home each night.
Due to the demand of this year’s event, BTV are encouraging everyone to register for presale as the best chance to secure a ticket. Payment plans will be available, easing the burden of upfront costs.
Demonstrating its commitment to making a positive difference, $1 from every BTV ticket sold will be donated to Igniting Change, a tiny charity supporting the toughest issues, the festival will once again work with Treecreds to offset emissions. Beyond The Valley will continue its tradition of supporting the local community, injecting $50,000 in financial contributions and initiating local community initiatives
The festival, which started in 2014, has featured the likes of Nelly Furtado, Dom Dolla, RÜFÜS DU SOL, Tyler The Creator, The Kooks, Bonobo, Little Dragon, Jamie XX, Chance The Rapper, Honey Dijon, Kaytranada, Stormzy, Charlotte De Witte & many more.
Supported by triple j, Beyond the Valley is brought to you by Untitled Group, the largest independent music promoter in Australia and the masterminds behind festivals such as Pitch Music & Arts, Grapevine Gathering, Wildlands, For The Love, Ability Fest & more.
Beyond The Valley 2023 Lineup
RÜFÜS DU SOL
The Jungle Giants
Conducta b2b Notion
Ross From Friends (Dj Set)
Sunshine & Disco Faith Choir
Podcast Stage Lineup
Presented by The Daily Aus. Hosted by James Parr & Jules Rangi
Scheananigans With Scheana Shay
Curious Conversations With Tully And Sarah
Jamo And Dylan
In Bed With Georgia Grace
The Maria Thattil Show
The Mason Cox Show
Where’s Your Head At
Yarning Up First Nations Stories With Caroline Kell
Beyond The Valley Event Details
When: 28th December 2023 – 1st January 2025
Where: Barunah Plains, Wentworths Road, Hesse, VIC
Presale Registrations Close – Monday 21st August 3pm AEST
Presale On Sale – Monday 21st August 6pm AEST
General Public – Tuesday 22nd August 12pm AEST