Bacardi Express

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Country and Region AustraliaVictoria
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Festival Description

Bacardi Express is a moving festival that takes place on the train from Melbourne to Sydney with stops inbetween offering free gigs. This unique combination of music and train travel harks back to the Trans Continental Pop Festival train which ran across Canada in 1970. The train for the Bacardi festival will feature a 1960s Southern Aurora offering plush lounge cars, that sport a cocktail bar and sleeping space. The mobile festival is sure to inspire a unique collision between artists and fans. The narrow space of train cars in motion are intended to bring people togther to share the ride of their lives!

Festival Dates March 26, 2009
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Articles and Reviews:
  • Bacardi Festival hits Australia with Paul Mac, Pnau, by Alyssa Braithwaite (, February 14, 2008)


Practical Info:

Train Tour schedule 2010:
  • March 25, 2010
    • Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
  • March 26, 2010
    • Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
  • March 27, 2010
    • Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
  • March 27, 2010
    • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • TBA
    • Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • TBA
    • Adelaide, South Austrralia, Australia
  • TBA
    • Perth, Western Australia, Australia


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