The Temper Trap, Xavier Rudd & Bernard Fanning Lead 2017 Queenscliff Music Festival Lineup

Queenscliff Music Festival has revealed the first bunch of acts on its 2017 lineup, led by headliners The Temper Trap, Xavier Rudd and former Powderfinger frontman Bernard Fanning, who’ll each close one night of the three-night festival.

Returning this November for its 21st iteration, QMF’s first lineup announcement is boasting a bunch of Aussie talent, including the likes of The Beautiful Girls (playing a Learn Yourself & Morning Sun 15th anniversary show), Hiatus Kaiyote frontwoman Nai Palm and Yothu Yindi & The Treaty Project.

More acts and international guests are still to be announced, but until then, check out the full list of acts announced so far, below.

Last year’s QMF featured sets from acts like Killing Heidi, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, Ash Grunwald, Urthboy and Julia Jacklin.

This year’s event is again promising family-friendly vibes with arts and comedy shows, kids entertainment, local camping and a tasty selection of food and wine. It’s all going down in the Bellarine Peninsula from 24th November, and you can get more details at the official festival website.

UPDATE: The second round Queenscliff Music Festival lineup has now been announced.

UPDATE: The third round Queenscliff Music Festival lineup has now been announced, and features a list of international acts. Details below.

UPDATE: The fourth round Queenscliff Music Festival lineup has been announced adding 15 new artists to the mix.

Queenscliff Music Festival 2017 Lineup (Fourth Announcement)

Andie Isalie

Black Rabbit George

Caiti Baker


Hussy Hicks

The Imprints

James Franklin

Lamine Sonko & The African Intelligence

The Mae Trio

Miss Eileen & King Lear

Pat Tierney

Sex On Toast


Ukulele Death Squad

Vince Peach


The East Pointers (CAN)

Gabriel Garzon-Montano (USA)

Irish Mythen (IRE/CAN)

Lindi Ortega (CAN)

Ron Artis II & The Truth (USA)

Too Many Zooz (USA)

Travis Bowlin (USA)


Allysha Joy

The Bamboos

Beccy Cole

Bob Evans

Hat Fitz & Cara

Jazz Party

Little Georgia

Mia Dyson

Sammy J

The Southern River Band

Stella Donnelly

The Wilson Pickers



The Beautiful Girls (Learn Yourself & Morning Sun 15th Anniversary Show)

Bernard Fanning

Freya Josephine Hollick


Hot Potato Band

Jon Cleary & The Absolute Monster Gentlemen (USA)

Mama Kin & Spender

Nai Palm

The Temper Trap

The Teskey Brothers

Xavier Rudd

Yothu Yindi & The Treaty Project

Queenscliff Music Festival 2017

Tickets on sale now

Friday, 24th — Sunday, 26th November

Queenscliff, Victoria

Tickets: Official Website

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