Music At Sydney Royal Easter Show: A great line up of bands at The Shed and Next G Extreme Arena

The Sydney Royal Easter Show is an exciting annual event, with great music shows and a fantastic line up including; You Am I, Something For Kate, Josh Pyle, Ash, Mental As Anything, Angus and Julia Stone and Killing Heidi at The Shed. The Next G Extreme Arena provides the venue for the popular bands Something With Numbers, Blindside and The Matches. It is also the venue for live broadcasting by Triple J.

You Am I

Renowned for their great lives shows You Am I is an Australian alternative rock band fronted by Tim Rogers, who also writes most of the songs. You Am I were the first Australian band to debut at number one on the ARIA Charts with three successive albums. Most recent album is called “Convicts”.

Something For Kate

Melbourne based original rock trio. Most recent album “Desert Lights”

Josh Pyke

Singer-songwriter of folk influenced rock.


An alternative rock band from Ireland with a style that spans, Britpop, rock, punk, power pop, and grunge.

Mental As Anything

One of the quintessential Australian bands recently reformed and playing gigs throughout Australia.

Angus and Julia Stone

A brother and sister music sensation in the alternative pop vein.

Killing Heidi

In 1996 this band were “unearthed” by Triple J. Alternative rock with the distinctive vocals of Ella Hooper.

Something With Numbers

Five piece up and coming Sydney rock, pop and soul band.


A metal influenced rock band from Stockholm, Sweden.

The Matches

An arty punk inflected rock band from Oakland, California, USA.

Triple J

Live broadcast directly from the showgrounds at the Next G Extreme Arena.

Show Information


April 5th-April 18th


The Sydney Royal Easter Show is held at the Sydney Showgrounds, Sydney Olympic Park.

Getting There

There is easy access to the Sydney Royal Easter Show by car or public transport. The show attracts many visitors and public transport is by far the easiest, fastest and least aggravating way to travel.


Adult AU$31.00

Concessions AU$25.50

Child AU$21.50

The combination of events, displays and entertainment at the Sydney Royal Easter Show is irresistible to local and international visitors with an estimated one million visitors attending over the 14-day event.

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