How do you purchase tickets?

Tickets can be purchased right here at www.fopa.com.au once released or at the Lorne Visitor Information Centre on Mountjoy Parade. During the festival weekend, tickets can be purchased from the Box Office in the festival hub. Please present your printed ticket upon arrival at each performance. More ticketing information can be found here.

Children under 2 years of age do not need a ticket to enter shows with parents, however they must sit on the parents lap and cannot take up a seat. 

Festival Dates

The Festival 2018 dates are yet to be released.

Food & Drink

Food will be provided at the Festival Hub and at local restaurants and cafes as part of Festival Feasts. The Festival Hub will also be open.

Rules and Regulations

Intoxicated patrons will not be allowed service and will be asked to leave the premises. Security will be on hand to assist and signage will be clearly displayed. 


Tickets shall not be refunded or exchanged except as provided in the Entertainment Industry Code of Practice. Transaction and service charges are not refundable.

Conditions of Sale

The right is reserved to vary advertised programs - to add, withdraw or substitute artists where necessary.

The right of admission is reserved. Latecomers may be admitted at the discretion of venue management.

No person of any age will be admitted without a valid ticket of admission.

Tape recorders, video cameras and still cameras may not be brought into the venue, and all pagers and mobile telephones must be turned off before entry.

Ticket holders attending the event do so at their own risk.


FOPA is a proud partner with Mantra Lorne and Great Ocean Road Real Estate. Fantastic accommodation packages are available over the Festival weekend.

Lorne has a variety of accommodation for everyone. Check the below links for more options.

Places To Stay