Queenscliff Music Festival Adds Final Acts To 2018 Lineup

Queenscliff Music Festival has just added the final batch of new acts to its 2018 roster, including musicians, comedians and kids’ entertainers.

Joining the music lineup will be the eclectic combo of Aussie electro-folkster Forever Son, triple j Unearthed darling Nancie Schipper, folk blues duo Jack The Fox, songwriting sisters The Sideshow Brides, alt-country troubadour Nathan Seeckts, Geelong rockers The Kite Machine, George Wilson’s musical alter-ego Pollyman, legendary American drummer Bernard Purdie and more.

Meanwhile, the QMF Comedy Show has booked four prominent LOLsmiths for this year’s festivities including Anne Edmonds, Tom Ballard, Corey White and Danielle Walker.

Elsewhere, previously announced act Teeny Tiny Stevies will be spearheading the annual kids program, with help from friends The Mik Maks and kids’ comedian Nicholas Ridiculous performing alongside roaming clowns, giant seagulls, Big Rory & Ochie the Dog and the Snuff Puppets.

Kids aged 13 years and under get in for free, and the kids’ carnival rides are free too.

They all join the likes of Courtney Barnett, Sarah Blasko, The Whitlams, rocker Dan Sultan, singer-songwriter Jen Cloher, Nigerian singer Bombino and triple j fave Ali Barter on the bill for the Victorian event’s 22nd annual extravaganza.

QMF 2018 will run from the 23rd to the 25th November. Peep the full lineup, festival dates and all the ticket details, below.

Queenscliff Music Festival 2018 Lineup

Anne Edmonds (comedy)

Corey White (comedy)

Danielle Walker (comedy)

Fenn Wilson

‘Find Your Voice (All-Abilities Choir)’

Finnigan August

Forever Son

Heath Robertson

Jack The Fox

The Kite Machine


Nancie Schipper

Nathan Seeckts


The Refuge

The Sideshow Brides

Sweethearts with Bernard Purdie

Tides of Welcome

Tom Ballard (comedy)

Tom Richardson

Yoga Loves Music


Alana Wilkinson

Ali Barter

Alice Skye


Ben Ottewell (UK)

Bombino (NER)

Charm of Finches

China Bowls (UK)

Dan Sultan

Ella Trinidad

Grizzlee Train

Horns of Leroy

Jen Cloher

Maddy Jane

Mike Love (USA)

The Senegambian Jazz Band

Skinnyfish Sound System

Stu Larsen & Natsuki Kurai





Carla Geneve

Courtney Barnett

Donavon Frankenreiter (USA)

Fraser A Gorman

Gurrumul’s Djarimirri Live

The Herd

Kasey Chambers

The Little Stevies

Oh Pep!

Osaka Monaurail (JPN)

Sarah Blasko

Teeny Tiny Stevies


The Turner Brown Band (USA)

The Whitlams

Queenscliff Music Festival 2018

Friday, 23rd — Sunday 25th November

Various Venues, Queenscliff

Tickets: Official Website

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