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  • RainGrow Serpent Weekend 2015

    As part of our long term environmental strategy we will be conducting a weekend of re-vegetation work on the Rainbow Serpent site the weekend of June 27-28 2015. We are seeking around 70 dedicated Rainbow
  • Rainbow Community Fund - Grants.

    Locals of the Ballarat and Pyrenees shires have welcomed Rainbow and its merry hoard with a smile for nineteen incredible years. Whether the smile is inspired by delight or astonishment, we all know we are welcome.
  • Rainbow 2016 Tickets.

    Tickets for next year’s festival go on sale in August.  Keep an eye on our website and future editions of the Rainbow Beat newsletter for information on pricing and how to secure your first round ti
  • 2015 Retrospective.

    This is our fourth year of lovingly crafting a Rainbow Retrospective film that hopefully captures the essence of our beautiful festival and some of the amazing musical moments, stunning art and wonderful people that made our 2015 gathering so special.  Massive thanks goes once aga
  • 2015 Rainbow Serpent Dooferazzi.

    Massive gratitude to our 2015 photography team that did such an amazing job capturing the moments that make our gathering so special.  Their photos will be appearing in our gallery over the coming months but to get a sneak preview here is a list of our photographers and links to t

Tickets On Sale Now

Wow this year is moving quickly!  It’s about time we sat down with all of you and had a chat about important dates coming up and our ticket pricing structure for 2014.

Firstly tickets go on sale to our mailing list members July 16.  Mailing list members as of May 30th will receive an email with their promo codes and instructions sometime during the week before.  If you weren’t on the mailing list then you’re not trying hard enough, please don’t send us emails begging for codes it doesn’t work.  Don't forget to check your spam folder and if you miss out spend some time making sure you're correctly signed up so it doesn't happen again the following year.

Tickets go on sale to the public around July 23rd.

Physical tickets will not be in shops until the General Presale round usually sometime in September.

2014 Pricing Structure
We didn't raise ticket prices in 2013 (apart from first round) but due to the increasing cost each year of creating our incredible temporary city in the middle of the countryside and looking after all of you properly, ticket prices for 2014 have incurred a modest price rise.  Please remember the "On The Gate" price is designed to be a deterrentso you buy your tickets earlier, that way we have an idea of numbers to ensure our facilities are adequate, there is plenty of opportunity to purchase tickets at a lower price.

  • First Round EB - $220 +BF : SOLD OUT
  • Second Round EB - $250 +BF : SOLD OUT
  • General Presale - $280 +BF
  • On The Gate - $320

(BF = $9 Booking Fee + delivery)​