SUGARMOUNTAIN – 2106 Line Up Annouoncement

Sugar Mountain Festival just dropped the line up for 2016 and it includes some our fave artists including Dirty Three, Courtney Barnett, Sampa The Great, Pearls and many more… For 2016, the festival have also expanded their format to include more art, and sensory food for an extra elevated experience. Sugar Mountain also returns to the VCA (Victorian College Of The Arts) site on South Bank and falls on Sat 23rd Of January. Tickets go on sale Monday 19th of October. Checkout the fancy announce video below:



Hot Chip Dirty Three Courtney Barnett

Julio Bashmore Kelela Le1f Dām-Funk

Royal HeadacheViet Cong Empress Of Tim Sweeney Tom Trago

Kate Tempest Alpine Roland Tings Harvey Sutherland & Bermuda Jnett

Total Giovanni City Calm Down Sampa the Great

Pearls Kate Miller Laila Sakini Research & Development


NONOTAK (Japan/France – world premiere)

Daniel Askill (Aust. exclusive) fuse* (Italy – Aust. exclusive) 

Nic HamiltonSIBLING Yahna Fookes x Martha Zakarya

Prue Stent x Honey Long x Clare Longley

Sugar Mountain 2016 - Poster (Instagram)

To complement the music and art program, Sugar Mountain recently announced a new experimental on-site restaurant concept, Sensory. Sensory is a collaboration between Sugar Mountain and three Melbourne icons renowned in their respective fields – Bomba, Tin & Ed and Cut Copy – read details of the restaurant here. Sensory will host four sittings of only 90 people each, housed within a brand new indoor space at Sugar Mountain. Tickets ($55 per person) can be bundled with a Sugar Mountain 2016 festival ticket, with specific seating times to be booked when the festival timetable is released in January. Numbers are strictly limited.