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TRAVEL & ACCOM

CAMPING - BUSES - TRANSPORT

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT GETTING TO TT & STAYING NEAR TT

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SANDSTONE POINT, QLD

The home of our Queensland festival.

SITTING COMFORTABLY ON 300 METRES OF UNOBSTRUCTED WATER-FRONTAGE, IS SANDSTONE POINT HOTEL. LOCATED ON THE SHORES OF PUMICESTONE PASSAGE, JUST A STONE’S THROW FROM THE BEACHES OF BRIBIE ISLAND, YOU’LL FIND A DESTINATION LIKE NO OTHER.

HOME TO A BEAUTIFULLY APPOINTED RESTAURANT, MULTIPLE BARS AND FUNCTION SPACES, A KIDS PLAYGROUND, A BEACH CLUB AND A REVOLVING DOOR OF CONCERTS AND EVENTS.

WINNER OF “AUSTRALIA’S BEST HOTEL 2021”

GETTING TO SANDSTONE POINT

If you do not have a designated driver in your party, we strongly recommend you book a return bus. This is the easiest hassle-free way to get to and from the venue. If this is unsuitable, you can catch the train to Caboolture and pre-organise a taxi pick up or get the event bus from Caboolture. Bus There will be return buses available from a range of locations including Brisbane CBD, Eatons Hill Hotel, Caboolture, Sunshine Coast and the Gold Coast.

 

You can purchase your bus ticket via 

https://sandstonepoint.oztix.com.au/outlet/event/07d7a80a-85c7-4e99-8d68-658fd51639d2

BUSES
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DRIVING

A $5 car parking ticket is essential to park in the venue’s car park spaces. These can be purchased via the Oztix ticketing page or on the day at the car park gate for $10 – there are plenty of on-site car parks available. There is also accessible parking available close to the main entry gate of the hotel and the concert. If you are planning on using this facility, please make sure you have your valid disability parking sticker/permit displayed in your window.

Driving from:

Brisbane City – Sandstone Point Hotel: 1 hour and 10 minutes

Mooloolaba – Sandstone Point Hotel: 55 minutes

Gold Coast – Sandstone Point Hotel: 2 hours

STAYING FOR SANDSTONE POINT
CAMPING

Roll right out of bed and straight into party mode? Sandstone Point This That is providing the best pre-setup camping options right next to the festival ground, and right inside the Sandstone Point Hotel.

Whether you’re a festival camping first-timer or this isn’t your first rodeo, Tent city is supplying pre-setup tents for all your camping needs. Fully equipped tents with awning, carpeted floor, 12v lights, wire base bed, mattress, and roll-up windows. All you simply have to bring is your bedding/sleeping bag, sheets, pillows, and a fun attitude!

Campers also have a dedicated shower and toilet block along with access to all the Sandstone Point Hotel amenities, pools, and services.

There will be parking available for your cars short walking distance to the campgrounds (cars cannot be parked next to your tent)

Going with a group of friends? We have tents of 2, 3 or 6 people capacity. Have more friends and want to camp together? Tents are allocated in order of purchase, so complete purchase of the multiple tents within the same order.

 

Tent Package Price (per person per night) Price per Tent

Twin Tent (2 pax) $112.50 $450

Triple Tent (3 pax) $91.60 $550

Two Room Tent (6 pax) $70.80 $850

 

CAMPING FAQ’s

Is camping for both nights?

Yes, camping packages are only for 2 nights, Friday Check-in and Sunday Check-out.

Can I only pay for one night?

No, camping packages are only for two nights.

Can I camp next to my friends?

We will do our best to accommodate, but to best ensure please order all camping packages within the same order.

DO YOU ALLOW CAMPFIRES?

No open fires are permitted anywhere in the park.

Can I come and go throughout the festival day?

This That has no passouts which means you cannot leave and come back, even if it is to Camp.

Will camping tickets sell out fast?

Yes, there are limited tents available so get in quick!

What time can I check into the Campsite?

Check in is from 3pm-9pm on the Friday and from 8am-6pm on the Saturday. 

Check out is 11am Sunday 

Will there be toilet and shower facilities available?

Yes, there will be toilets and hot shower facilities available!

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NEARBY ACCOMM OPTIONS:

1. Big 4 Holiday Park 

https://sandstonepointholidayresort.com.au/

3 min walk to festival, Caravan and tent camping options, all have access to power

and water. Close to parks main facilities e.g. pool, restaurant, 

2. Sylvan Beach Resort 

https://sylvanbeachresort.com.au/

20 min walk to festival, provides spacious, self-contained, individually furnished, reverse cycle air conditioned, 2 and 3 bedroom units. Have to book 2 or more days* 

3. Bribie waterways Hotel 

https://bribiewaterways.com.au/

Located on Bribie Island, waterfront view, 1-4 guests per apartment. 

(close) Access to hotel facilities e.g. Wi-Fi, pool 

4.Beyond the Bridge Air BnB 

https://beyondthebridgebnb.com/

Luxurious Bed and Breakfast, 2km walk to waterfront. 3 different rooms 

(air bnb option)options available 

5. Eatons Hill Hotel 

https://www.eatonshillhotel.com.au/

4.5 Star accommodation and hotel, with 9 bars, gaming room, nightclub, 

(potential for packages w/room + bus+ ticket)restaurants. 50 min drive to festival site with bus pick up on front door. 2-4 ppl room sizes, with add on breakfast available

6. Best Western Plus Northlakes Hotel 

https://northlakeshotel.com.au/

Waterfront view,4 star hotel rooms, suites and apartments, lakeview, 5 min 

( best access for bus & public transport) walk to Caboolture bus stop 

7. Gateway Motel, Caboolture 

https://www.caboolturegateway.com.au/

Convenient location in Caboolture, 2 min walk to bus stop for festival, 

(best access for bus & public transport)1-5 person rooms available, hotel amenities include pool, BBQ . Also 5 min walk to Caboolture train station

8. Meriton Suites Brisbane 

https://www.meritonsuites.com.au/our-hotels/qld/brisbane/herschel-street/

Based right in city of Brisbane, Meriton Suites offer 5 star accommodation with

(luxury and city option)1-6 bed rooms available, 5 min walk to City Bus to site, with close access to Brisbane city 

9. Pullman Brisbane- King George Square

https://www.pullmanbrisbanekgs.com.au/?y_source=1_MTUzNjA2NjctNzE1LWxvY2F0aW9uLndlYnNpdGU%3D

Closest hotel to the city bus stop, 2-4 person rooms available,  5 star accom

(luxury and city option)In the heart of CBD, shops, transport, nightclubs & bars all within walking distance

10. Brisbane SkyTower by CLLIX

https://www.cllix.com/brisbane-skytower/

10 min walk to City bus stop, 4 star hotel, affordable and stylish apartments,

( best price for value in city)1-6 guest apartments available,  most affordable option for groups in city

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WICKHAM PARK, NEWCASTLE NSW

The home of our New South Wales festival.

JUST OFF MAITLAND ROAD, ISLINGTON IN NEWCASTLE. 

CENTRAL TO ALL THINGS NEWY.

GETTING TO NEWCASTLE
PUBLIC TRANSPORT

Public transport is recommended if you are planning to attend this event.

 

NEWCASTLE BUSES & FERRIES STA

Buses will run via the Wickham Interchange as per Saturday schedule. Extra services bus and regular ferry services to and from Newcastle and surrounding areas will be running throughout the day.

 

Timetables and notices can be viewed on the following: PHONE For timetables, travel plans, ticket and fare information call the Transport Infoline on 131 500 between 6.00am and 10.00pm seven days a week; interactive voice response 24 hours a day.

 

TIMETABLES / TRIP PLANNER

https://newcastletransport.info/plan-your-trip/service-timetables/

 

TRAINS

For more information, please see the Transport NSW Trackwork Calendar or contact Transport NSW on the details below.

 

https://transportnsw.info/future-trackwork-calendar

www.131500.com.au

Telephone enquires: 131 500

Web: www.131500.com.au

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TAXI SERVICES

A taxi rank will be provided adjacent to the Wickham Interchange on Railway Street where private vehicles can drop off and pickup from before, during and after the event. It will be serviced by Newcastle Taxis and managed by traffic controller /security to ensure pedestrian safety and orderly set down / pickups. Newcastle Taxis are aware of peak ingress and egress times for the event.

 

For Taxi Bookings Call: 133 300

 

EVENT CAR PARKING

There is a main public car park area located near to the event site precinct. The Event Car Park will be: • Wilson Parking - The Store (854 Hunter St, Newcastle West NSW 2302, Australia) Car park use will be at rates of car park management and user charges.

For all Parking enquiries

Phone: 1800 727 546

Web: https://www.wilsonparking.com.au/

In addition to this, the following car parks will be open for use: • King St Parking Station (291 King Street, Newcastle, NSW, 230) • Bolton St Car Park (50 Bolton Street, Newcastle, NSW, 2300) Car park use will be at rates of car park management and user charges.

 

For all Parking enquiries

Phone: 0448 079 387 - Web: http://www.huntercarparks.com.au

STAYING IN NEWCASTLE

1. The Greenroof

https://apac.littlehotelier.com/properties/thegreenroofdirect3

Star hotel, 1-2 person rooms available with shared bathrooms

Bar, gaming room and restaurant down stairs, limited rooms available. 220m walk to festival site, close to attractions (Beaumont st)

2. Holiday Inn Express Newcastle

https://www.hiexpress.com/hotels/gb/en/newcastle/ntlnc/hoteldetail?fromRedirect=true&qSrt=sBR&qIta=99602090&icdv=99602090&qSlH=NTLNC&setPMCookies=true&qSHBrC=EX&qDest=514%20King%20Street%2C%20Newcastle%2C%20NSW%2C%20AU&dp=true&gclid=Cj0KCQjwk96lBhDHARIsAEKO4xbyQt-DmdWMwsHKIRgocm61qcEu_XUFirh5srD7iY48YdApOGYeOtUaAuKpEALw_wcB&cm_mmc=PDSEA-_-G_F-JAPAC_FS-AUNZ_H-JAPAC_HS-AUS_EX_BRI_EXM_HOTEL-NTLNC&srb_u=1

4 star hotel, situated in heart of central Newcastle, 2 min walk to public transport, 

20 min walk/ 5 min drive to festival site. 1-2 Bed rooms, Free breakfast

3. Noah's on the Beach

https://www.noahsonthebeach.com.au/

4 star hotel, opposite Newcastle beach, close to CBD, 10 min drive to festival 

site, perfect for whole weekend stay

4. Crystalbrook Kingsley

https://www.crystalbrookcollection.com/kingsley

5 star luxury hotel in center of CBD, 1km away from beaches, accessible to public 

(5 star)transport,  30 min walk/ 8 min drive to festival site. 2 person beds.

Bar & restaurant within hotel.

5. QT Newcastle 

https://www.qthotels.com/newcastle/?utm_source=google&utm_medium=organic&utm_campaign=gmb

5 star luxury hotel in center of CBD, Rooftop bar and bar & restaurant. 

( 5 star)Perfect location for festival and other interests e.g. bar, clubs, shops

10 min drive to festival site, public transport, 

6. Terminus Apartment Hotel Newcastle

https://www.terminushotelnewcastle.com.au/4 star apartments/hotel, with studio, one and two bedroom apartments

(suitable for groups)Right on the foreshore, beautiful waterfront views. 1-5 beds.

9 min drive to festival site

7. Novotel Newcastle Beach

https://www.novotelnewcastlebeach.com.au/

4.5 star hotel, slightly further from festival site but close proximity to best 

(best location for local sources) local bars, restaurants and on same street as popular nightclub onsite bar & restaurant, spa, gym, 1-4 bed rooms available 

8. YHA Newcastle Beach

https://www.yha.com.au/hostels/nsw/newcastle-surrounds/newcastle-beach/

Backpackers hotel, private or multi share rooms available, CBD location, close to 

public transport, 10 min drive to festival site 

9. Rydes Newcastle

https://www.rydges.com/accommodation/regional-nsw/newcastle/?utm_source=google&utm_medium=organic&utm_campaign=gmb

4.5 star hotel, located in Newcastle's Honeysuckle precinct, close to stylish 

waterfront boutiques, cafés, bars and eateries. 30 min walk/6 min drive to site

5 min walk to Newcastle interchange and access to public transport

on site bar, outdoor pool & waterslide

10. Quest Newcastle West

https://www.questapartments.com.au/properties/nsw/newcastle/quest-newcastle-west 

4.5 star hotel/apartments, studio- 1&2 bed apartments available 

Across the road from Newcastle Interchange, 15 min walk to festival site

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