Do I need to be fully vaccinated to enter the festival?
Full vaccination status is not a requirement as per the updated state health regulations.
Is the festival pet friendly?
Sorry! No pets allowed.
Is CheeseFest Child Friendly?
Yes! We are a festival for people of all ages!
Children under 12 get free admission when accompanied by an adult.
Plus - Free Kids Entertainment. Free SmoothFM music in the kids area all day.
Is the event Wheelchair-Accessible?
Yes, CheeseFest is wheelchair accessible. The event space is a flat area with some natural undulation, and there is a bitumen path that will lead to most areas of the festival. We have two accessible toilets that can be accessed by the bitumen path also.
To be sure that your needs are met, please email us at email@example.com and we'd be happy to provide some more details.
Plus, free entry for carers.
Can I bring my own food & drinks?
Food and drink are not permitted to be brought into the festival unless you have specific dietary requirements. We have gluten free stalls, however you may bring gluten free crackers if you wish.
Can I smoke at CheeseFest?
For the health and safety of all patrons no smoking is permitted inside the venue
Can I purchase alcohol and drink it outside the festival?
Alcohol can be purchased and taken home, however there is no alcohol consumption beyond the CheeseFest fenced perimeter
There is free water available at our QuenchBench
I can't find my ticket - what do I do!?
You can try searching for an email from firstname.lastname@example.org in your inbox, if you have more than one email address do a quick search through each. Be sure to check your junk email folder.
We suggest downloading the Eventbrite App and logging in before the festival so you can easily access your tickets at the gate.
If you still can’t find it, you can contact us at email@example.com
I bought tickets for Sunday but my email says the tickets are for Saturday?! What is going on?
The confirmation email will state the beginning of the whole event as (correctly) being Saturday November 18th. Make sure you check the pdf attachment to ensure that the tickets have been purchased for the correct day.
If you have actually purchased the wrong ticket - no wokkas - just shoot us an email and we will fix it up for you - firstname.lastname@example.org.
Will tickets be available at the door?
We strongly suggest buying tickets prior to guarantee a fun and cheesy weekend. If the event space reaches capacity (taking into account online orders), we will halt ticket sales at the door. We cap numbers to ensure each and every patron can get the best experience possible, and to limit wait times at stalls.
Is there a refund policy?
Yes, you can read about our refund policy on our Eventbrite Ticketing Page.
Do I need to print the tickets?
Nope! You can find your tickets as a pdf attached to your confirmation email or you can download and install the Eventbrite app.
Cash or card?
We're proud that for the first time in CheeseFest history we will be partnering with Commbank who make paying with card simple. Plus it’s much faster and reduces queues on the day.
Be cheesy, not sleasy
Creating a safe, welcoming and non-intimidating event environment is what we’re all about so any inappropriate behaviour, of an intoxicated nature or not, that is dangerous to yourself and or others, is just not acceptable. We have a strict ‘no tolerance’ policy so if we witness any of the above, we reserve the right to take appropriate action and have you removed from the venue.
When is last drinks?
Saturday November 18th 7:30pm
Sunday November 19th: 5:30pm
CheeseFest Australia Pty Ltd practices a responsible attitude to the consumption of liquor on licensed premises
How can I get there?
The O-Bahn drops you directly at our door, as does the Tram system on North Terrace.
There is public parking available off Rundle St, North Terrace, Bartels Rd and Flinders St - All a few minutes walk from Rundle Park.
What about Parking?
The Frome Street Upark is close by and has a Sunday flat rate of $8.
Their Saturday rates are between $5 - $25 Link below for details.
Park near Frome Street | UPar
CheeseFest encourages responsible drinking, if you're thinking of having a few bevies, leave the car at home or organise a designated driver!