Now in its 16th year, multi-award-winning Blues on Broadbeach is one of the largest free music festivals in Australia, entertaining locals and visitors with almost 70 acts on 20 stages.

Situated on the picturesque Gold Coast, the event draws more than 160,000 visitors over its four days, with numbers growing every year.

This year’s line-up includes:

  • Bonnie Tyler
  • Ian Moss
  • Slim Jim Phantom Trio
  • 19-Twenty
  • Aaron West & The Custodians
  • Asa Broomhall
  • Austin Walkin Cane
  • Bag O’ Nails
  • BB Factory
  • Benny D Williams
  • Blues Arcadia
  • Brad Palmer Blues Sessions
  • Byron Short & The Sunset Junkies
  • Cash Savage and The Last Drinks
  • Cheap Fakes
  • Claude Hay
  • Darren Jack Band
  • Devils Kiosk
  • Ezra Lee
  • Harts
  • Hussy Hicks
  • Jason Delphin Music
  • Jimi Hocking’s Blues Machine
  • Johnny Devilseed & Old Man Rubes
  • Johnson Stompers
  • Juzzie Smith
  • Kevin Borich
  • Lachy Doley and The Horns of Conviction
  • Kniki and Mike Beale
  • Little Billie
  • Little Georgia
  • Louie Shelton
  • Kenny Slide
  • Matty Rogers
  • Matt Stillert
  • Mescalito Blues
  • Mitch King
  • Nick Charles
  • Phil Barlow and The Wolf
  • Phil Manning
  • Pop Standen and The Princes of Promises
  • Raku One O’Gaia
  • Ray Beadle
  • Richie Langford
  • The Flaming Mudcats
  • The Jacky Howellers
  • The James Street Preachers
  • The Mojo Webb Band
  • The Shane Pacey Trio
  • The Turner Brown Band
  • The Vibrolators feat. Miss Peta Lee
  • The Wet Fish
  • Tim Griffin
  • Tomcat Playground
  • Wards Xpress
  • West Texas Crude
  • Wilson & White

Broadbeach Alliance chief executive officer Jan McCormick says the team are ecstatic with how this year’s festival is shaping up, and are looking forward to making a few more announcements as the festival gets closer.

“We are extremely proud of this brilliant line-up,” she says.

“We have international stars performing, local homegrown talent, and I’m confident to say that when you come into the festival, you will be absolutely blown away with the artists on offer.

“Visitation numbers are increasing every year and we are expecting this trend to continue, with thousands of people already travelling from interstate and overseas for the event.”

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