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The BIG 80’s Party – Hope Estate, Hunter Valley 20


Ain’t no party like an 80’s PARTY!

Event date rescheduled due to Government directive on COVID restrictions: New Date SATURDAY 8th MAY 2021…All current tickets are valid for this date!

Jump in your time machine and join us among the vines at the picturesque Hope Estate , Hunter Valley for a MASSIVE 80’s EXTRAVAGANZA!

Soak up the Autumn sunshine and dance the day away with Australia’s best retro DJ’s and LIVE 5 piece, “THE BAD 80’S BAND” covering all your fave 80’s Anthems. Then sing-a-long to the BIGGEST 80’s MASS-KARAOKE party for a totally awesome nostalgic journey through the decade.

DRESS CODE: 80’s dress code is vital to fit in with the immersive nature of this event :)So round up your crew, pack a picnic blanket and get along to the BIGGEST OUTDOORS 80’s PARTY EVER!


  • 2:00 pm: Gates Open, be on time for the BEST seats in the house!
  • 2:00 pm: The BIG Retro Party FEAT DJ’s: Jaki J, Captain Kirk & MR Look Good
  • 4:30 pm: LIVE 5 piece “The Bad 80’s Band”
  • 6:30 pm: 80’s Flashback Montage on the Massive Cinema Screen
  • 7:00 pm: Video Hits 80’s Mass-Karaoke Party
  • 9:00 pm: Event finish

This Event is 18+


EVENT TICKET (Early Bird $69 – Main Release $79 – Last Release $89)

Event Entry for 1 person (18+ Only) to “The Big 80’s Party” on Saturday the 8th May at Hope Estate 2.00pm-9.00pm.


Event Entry for 1 person (18+ Only) to “The Big 80’s Party” on Saturday the 8th May at Hope Estate 2.00pm-9.00pm. ALSO includes: *Priority event entry *Reserved seating and shared tables in a partially shaded fenced off area. This area is located with prime view of the stage and in the action of the event. Access to this area is by wrist band only.There is only a limited reserved seating ticket allocation, so please be quick to avoid disappointment.


Can I dress up 80’s style?

OMG YES, seriously if you don’t you will be totally disappointed! There is a best dressed competition and other immersive FUN for those that get their 80’s on! Check out pics from other events on our Face Book page for inspiration.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

This event is strictly 18+, ID must be shown on entry Tickets are non-refundable.

What are my transport options for getting to and from the event?

It is highly advised that you do not drive to the event. Please see Rover Coaches for details on coach tickets to avoid the long wait to exit the venue and Pokolbin at the end of the concert Bus timetable and tickets available here Please contact Rover Coaches direct with any queries, Phone: (02) 4990 1699

Campervans will not be permitted on site for parking.

Notes from the Venue:

What should I bring?(to have the best day ever!!)

  • Feel free to bring a picnic rug, blanket or cushion to sit on, but anything with a back is deemed a chair and will not be permitted.
  • Small to medium bags are permitted but be prepared to have them searched at entry by security. Anything deemed too large will not be allowed into the venue as any large objects on the ground become a safety hazard.
  • If you are bringing sunscreen or deodorant please not that aerosols will have to be discarded on entry so make sure you bring roll-on or cream to ensure you can bring it into the venue.
  • The coolest 80’s attire you can dress up in! Looking forward to seeing your outfits.

What are prohibited items?

  • Alcoholic & Non-Alcoholic drinks. Including juice, soft drinks, sports drinks etc The only exception is clear & empty water bottle that can be filled up inside the event.
  • Food…..No outside food or drinks may be brought into the venue. There are food trucks and stalls set up with dietary options.
  • Chairs…..As a matter of safety, there are no outside chairs are permitted into the venue for all concerts. This includes anyone with medical or health issues. Please purchase a seated ticket.
  • Eskies or hard coolers are not permitted into the venue. There are wine cooler bags with free ice refills available from all bars to keep your drinks nice and frosty. Just ask our friendly bar staff.
  • Sunshades, Tents and Tables
  • Beanbags, blow-up air chairs or lounges
  • Umbrellas, even if it’s raining. Bring good quality raincoats and gumboots instead.
  • Glass, including wine glasses
  • Pets (other than guide dogs)

Can I bring Food and Drinks into The Big 80’s Party at Hope Estate?

No outside food or drinks may be brought into the venue. There are food trucks and stalls set up with dietary options. There will be a water refill station so please bring an empty clear water bottle with you. Metal bottles will not be allowed in.

What’s the refund policy?

Strict No refunds policy, please visit the website for full terms and conditions of purchase

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

You can either print your ticket or display it on your phone. As long as check in staff can scan the QR code, either way is fine.

Are there pass outs once I have entered the event?

There will be no pass-outs or re-admissions to the event.

Is my ticket transferable?

Tickets are fully transferable, so ticket name change is not necessary if you are unable to attend the event and give your ticket to a friend. However, buying or selling tickets on third party websites (such as Facebook, eBay and Gumtree) is NOT permitted. If a ticket is bought, sold or offered for resale third party website the Event Promoter may cancel the ticket without refund and you will be refused entry to the event. Only buy tickets from the original source.

What Hashtag do I use to see my pic on the big screen?

Use #TheBig80sParty on your Instagram pics so see them on the big screen at the event!

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Feel free to email [email protected] with any further queries…We are super excited to be bringing this event to the Hunter Valley and look forward to stepping back in time to the 80’s! AND REMEMBER….dress code is essential! xx

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