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What to bring
Insect repellent, folding chairs, picnic rugs, point and shoot cameras, dancing shoes and a good attitude.
Do not bring
Alcohol, glassware, metal cutlery, tents, high back folding chairs, beach umbrellas, video or recording equipment, pets, worries or bad attitudes.
Rain, hail or shine the show must go on. We recommend bringing hats, sunscreen, small sun shelters, umbrellas, jackets and ponchos – dancing in the rain is fun when you have weather protection. We provide a limited number of umbrellas on a first in first served basis.
We recommend you bring cash on site to avoid queues. There will be ATMs on site.
There will be an abundance of food available on site for sale. You may bring your own.
For more information click here. For hamper pre-order click here
(please note hamper orders close on 09/01 at midday)
SFSC is strictly no BYO alcohol, no SOFT drinks. The event is fully licensed. You may bring unsealed EMPTY bottles to be filled inside the festival at our water stations. Please don’t bring glassware or glass bottles, as outside glass is not allowed on site. We will be serving bottles of wine and champagne on site.
Conditions of entry
All bags are subject to a safety and security search upon entry. Any prohibited items will be confiscated.
SFSC is wheelchair accessible. There are no stairs, and there are disabled toilets on site. Please contact us at info@cartellmusic.com.au should you require special assistance.
Children 12 and under are admitted free. Children must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at all times. While babies are, of course, welcome please remember that SFSC is an outdoors event. There will be loud music, lots of people and limited facilities. Your children’s wellbeing is our main priority so make sure you are prepared. For more information on children’s activities click here.



Where can you buy tickets?
Tickets are on sale through Eventbrite. You will be emailed an order confirmation from Eventbrite. If for any reason your tickets do not arrive in your inbox please check your spam folders/filters and check that the correct email was provided. If after checking no ticket is found please contact your ticket agent. Please present your ticket at the gate (phone or printed PDF).
Will tickets be available at the gate?
Yes, if the event is not sold out, tickets will be available at the gates. Please check our Facebook page for details.
Is it possible to get a refund?
No, sorry. Once the ticket sale is processed the purchase is final. Refunds will only be offered to patrons if the entire show is canceled or abandoned due to extreme weather conditions.
Are pass outs available?
No. Sorry.
What time does the event start?
The gates will open at 11.15am. The first act will be on stage at 1.00pm.
We expect the event to conclude at approximately 9.00pm.


How to get to SFSC

Werribee Park is 25 km from Melbourne via the West Gate Bridge. Take the Werribee South exit from the Princess Freeway. Cross Duncans Road to K Road. Follow the signs to Werribee Park and enter at Gate 2. Free parking is available on site. You can view the location on Google maps here. If you want to enjoy more than a few glasses of champagne we recommend organizing a driver for the day.
We have arranged bus transfers from and to Melbourne CBD and added a new bus service from Geelong. Return tickets must be purchased before Thursday 10th January at midday from here.

Southern Cross station at 11.00am – Bay 56/57/58

11.00am at parking bays as you enter off Gordon ave, follow the ‘Rail Parking and Set down’ sign on left hand side.

The return trip will depart approximately 30 minutes after the last performance (approx. 8.30pm) and drop passengers at the same locations.


Around Werribee

Can I stay overnight somewhere?
There are plenty of accommodation options nearby, from modern serviced apartments to charming B&Bs. Click here to see what’s available.
What else can I do nearby?
If you’re making a weekend of So Frenchy So Chic you’ll find there is so much to see and do around Wyndham. Click here for information.