Hundreds gather in Brunswick East before heading off in convoy to Ballan for the third annual women's-only ride and campout.
- by Annabel Ross
Bernard Fanning, Vance Joy and Michael Chugg of Chugg Entertainment have put their names to a rallying cry against "overbearing regulation".
- by Angus Thompson
"If this continues, there won't be any festivals left in NSW."
- by Broede Carmody, Jenny Noyes and Felicity Caldwell
Gladys Berejiklian has responded to a threat from Byron Bay Bluesfest to move interstate by insisting costly new guidelines do not apply to the "fantastic festival".
- by Jenny Noyes
It was a glorious summer afternoon and the punters headed to the St Kilda foreshore on Sunday for a bevy of free music and performances.
- by Joe Hinchliffe
The festival said they had no choice but to cancel after "excessive costs, additional licensing conditions and the enforcement of a stricter timeline".
- by Laura Chung
Grammy nominee Code Orange bring their own type of heavy to Download Festival.
- by Jane Rocca
"Festivals are the new scapegoat of a failed government and their failed war on drugs," organisers wrote.
- by Broede Carmody
For the past 15 years, St Jerome's Laneway Festival has been championing and celebrating Australia's live music talent.
- by Martin Boulton
The father of a 23-year-old guilty of drug trafficking at Rainbow Serpent says he has absolute disdain for music festivals that foster drug culture.
- by Ashleigh McMillan