Fremantle Laneway Festival Date & Location Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Sunday 9 February 2020

Fremantle Laneway Festival Location Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Esplanade Reserve and West End, Fremantle Head here for more details.


How do I get there? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

The best way to get to the festival is by public transport. All Fremantle Laneway Festival tickets include transport for all Transperth services for three hours before, during and after the event until end of service.

Information regarding the special event transport services can be obtained by contacting the Transperth InfoLine on 13 62 13 or by visiting the Transperth website at For more venue information, please click here (link to Fremantle Venue Info page).

How do I purchase a ticket? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

You can find information on how to purchase tickets from our Buy Tickets page.

Will tickets be available at the gate on the day? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

If you don't want to miss out on Laneway Festival, make sure you purchase your ticket online prior to the event.

How much are tickets? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Head to our Buy Tickets page for all the details.

Can I purchase tickets at a reduced price if I come midway through the event, if tickets are still available? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Tickets are sold at full price regardless of the time you arrive on event day.

What happens if I lose my ticket? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Tickets purchased from a retail outlet cannot be replaced if lost, please treat them like cash. Tickets purchased online will be delivered in the form of a bar-coded print-at-home PDF ticket; or a bar-coded Passbook ticket (electronic ticket on mobile device). If you are having an issue with your ticket purchased online, please contact Moshtix on 1300 GET TIX (438 849) Monday to Friday 9am to 7pm and Saturday 9am to 5pm (Moshtix are closed Sundays and Public Holidays) or email [email protected].

I'm having an issue with my ticket, who do I contact? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

If you are having an issue with your ticket purchased online, please contact Moshtix by submitting a request at


Will there be any roads closed around the festival? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.
The following roads will be closed from 5.00pm on Saturday 8 February until 6.00am on Monday 10 February:

Marine Terrace (between Henry & Cliff Sts)
Mouat Street (between Croke St & Marine Tce)
Wardan Lane (all)
Cliff St (between Marine & Croke)
Carpark 2 will be closed to the public from Saturday Feb 8 to Monday Feb 10.


Is Laneway Festival 18+? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

St Jerome’s Laneway Festival in FREMANTLE will be a 16+ event.

So that we can provide a secure and safe environment for everyone, we’ve introduced a Youth Policy for 2020 which will form part of our Conditions of Entry. Guidelines for entry can be found here.

In summary, the minimum age requirement to attend St Jerome’s Laneway Festival in Fremantle for 2020 will be 16 years of age (that is, 16 years as at the date of the event)

Accepted ID for 16 and 17 year olds attending St Jerome’s Laneway Festival in Fremantle will be as follows:

1. Australian photo Driver’s Licence or Learner’s Permit; or
2. Passport; or
3. KEYPASS Photo ID Card or equivalent (*see below); or
4. Australian birth certificate (copy is okay) PLUS a current photo ID (eg student card). We must be able to verify both your age and your photo ID, we cannot accept one without the other.

Anyone who fails to present an Accepted ID upon entry will not be allowed into St Jerome’s Laneway Festival. No refunds will be processed for anyone who is denied entry because they did not bring Accepted ID.

The Conditions of Entry and Ticketing Terms & Conditions apply to everyone attending St Jerome’s Laneway Festival. Promoter reserves the right to evict any persons engaging in illegal activities (for 16 and 17 years olds, this includes trying to purchase or consuming alcohol).

* Proof of Age Card issued by an interstate government authority, such as:
SA residents: SA Proof of Age Card or Keypass ID. MySAGov digital ID are also valid.
NSW residents: NSW Proof of Age Card or a NSW Photo Card issued by RMS (Roads & Maritimes Services).
WA residents: WA Photo Card issued by WA Department of Transport.

For more information on the Youth Policy head here.

How Do I Register My Responsible Guardian? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

As a youth attending Laneway Festival, please ensure you have registered with your guardian to gain entry, here.


Will Pass Outs be available on the day? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

18+ patrons at the Fremantle event will be able to enjoy the beautiful surrounds including Bather's Beach with day pass-outs. Pass Outs will be in operation between 11am to 6pm. You must return by 6pm and keep your wristband on at all times.

Unfortunately 16+ Youth patrons and their registered Guardians will be unable to use the pass out system.

When do the festival gates open and close? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Gates open at 11.00am with the event finishing at 10.00pm.

What happens if it rains on the day? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Laneway Festival will go ahead rain, hail or snow.

Can I bring my own alcohol into the festival? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

No. Laneway Festival is licensed to sell food & drinks and provides great, well-stocked bars. All bags are searched on arrival.

Can I go bare foot? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Sorry guys, shoe wear is necessary - thongs and sandals are fine but we highly recommend enclosed footwear as it is a long day.

Where do I report any lost or found articles? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Found: Please take any found items to the Info Point, located near the entry gate.

Lost: If you misplace something please check with Info Point staff on the day as things will be turned in there. Alternatively, please email [email protected] and we will do our very best to help you.

Does Laneway Festival have disabled access & facilities? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Yes, Laneway Festival Fremantle is accessible for disabled patrons, please note there are different surfaces on site including grass, tarmac, concrete, mulch and sandy gravel. There are some uneven surfaces and slopes in different areas, however all stages are accessible by wheelchair. Disabled toilet facilities are available on site.

Can I bring my own food and water into the festival? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Unfortunately we do not allow for outside food to be brought into the festival. There will be a great range of food from the four corners of the globe available for purchase. Sealed plastic water bottles (with or without contents) cannot be brought into the Event Site. Unsealed EMPTY plastic water bottles (no glass) can be brought into the Event Site.

Does Laneway Festival accept Companion Cards? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Yes we do. If you have an approved carer card you will need to purchase a ticket and then email through the details to [email protected]. Please include details of the carer card and who the nominated carer will be. The carer's ticket will be available for collection onsite at guest services upon presentation of the carer card.


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✔ Your ticket
✔ Valid Photo ID
✔ Sun protection
✔ Hat
✔ Good vibes
✔ Small hand held bags/backpacks only 20cm x 30cm

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Prohibited Items include but are not limited:

✘ Alcohol - any alcohol found at the Event Site will be confiscated and will not be returned and the offending patron(s) ejected from Event Site for the remainder of the Event.
✘ Glass (jars, bottles, containers, mirrors and perfumes).
✘ Air horns.
✘ Weapons or explosives of any kind (including potential missiles).
✘ Illegal substances.
✘ Nitrous oxide bulbs and canisters.
✘ Flares, fireworks, sparklers, explosives or any fire twirling equipment.
✘ Fires and open flames.
✘ Instruments.
✘ Advanced personal vaporizers (or modified APVs) or liquid refills for E-Cigs.
✘ Flammable liquids.
✘ Sound systems.
✘ Portable laser equipment and pens.
✘ Sharpies, markers, paint cans or paint pens.
✘ Drones or other remote control devices.
✘ Couches and chairs.
✘ Anything studded (ie belts, wristbands etc).
✘ Audio or video recording devices (including GoPro and similar).
✘ Professional photography equipment (eg telephoto lenses; any lens over 20cm; any detachable lens; stands or other commercial equipment or anything deemed by Event staff to be professional photography equipment).
✘ Kites or sky lanterns.
✘ Toy guns, water guns or slingshots.
✘ Monopods, tripods or attachment sticks (selfie-sticks).
✘ Skateboards, scooters, wagons, carts, rollerblades, roller skates, bicycles, quad-bikes, segways, hoverboards, self-balancing scooters or any personal motorised vehicles.
✘ Animals (excluding service dogs such as guide dogs and police or emergency servicedogs).
✘ Unauthorised solicitation materials including handbills, flyers, stickers, beach balls, give-aways, samples, or other promotional items.
✘ Any other item deemed by Event staff (in their discretion) to be dangerous or offensive or potentially dangerous by Event organisers.
✘ Eskies and coolers.
✘ Umbrellas.

What kind of cameras & recording devices can I bring with me? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

No professional cameras (read: cameras with detachable lenses) are permitted without formal media accreditation. Likewise no audio or film recording equipment can be brought into the Festival.


Media Requests: Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Applications for accreditation will open on 14 September and will close 28 November.

Given the small size of the event, media tickets are extremely limited (particularly in Sydney and Melbourne) and we advise you to purchase a ticket if you don't want to miss out.

Only one reviewer ticket, and where appropriate one photographer pass, will be allocated to approved outlets (i.e. no plus +1!). In cases where there are multiple requests, we will revert to the editor for clarification.

Please note we can not accommodate students or freelancers.

Thanks again for your continuing support of St Jerome's Laneway Festival.

For more information, please contact:

Claire Collins - [email protected] 
Kaylie Ekinci - [email protected]


What if I require a carer/companion to assist me at the festival? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

The person with an approved carer card will need to purchases a ticket. Once the ticket has been purchased they will need to send details of the ticket purchase to [email protected] with the details of their carer card and who the nominated carer will be. The carer's ticket will be available for collection onsite at guest services upon presentation of the carer card. Requests must be made PRIOR to the event date.


Is it possible to work at the festival? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

If you are interested in volunteering or working at Fremantle Laneway Festival, please fill out our Fremantle Work Enquiry Form online here.


I'd like to apply to have my market stall at Laneway Festival, who should I email? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

If you're interested in having a market stall at Fremantle Laneway Festival, please apply online here. Applications will close 1 December.


I'd like to apply to apply as a Laneway Festival food vendor. Who should I get in touch with? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Thanks for your interest. Applications for food vendors at Fremantle Laneway have now closed. 


I'm a local resident with a query, who should I ask? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Please email [email protected] if you have any local resident inquiries relating to Fremantle Laneway Festival.

Just before and during the festival there will be a dedicated line for residents to get in touch.

The number is 0467 525 297Please note this number is only in use during the following times : Saturday 8 February 2.00pm – 6.00pm and Sunday 9 February 9.00am – 12 midnight.



What are the Laneway Festival Playing Times and Maps? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

Playing times and Maps will be released closer to the event, please sign up to our mailing list and you'll be the first to know.


Can I submit my band/artist to perform at Laneway Festival? Icons/Angle DownCreated with Sketch.

We are no longer accepting artist submissions for the 2020 festival. We will have one more slot in each Australian city via the triple j Unearthed competition. Please ensure you have a triple j Unearthed profile to be in the running and stay tuned to for further details.