Triple J’s One Night Stand Returns

Triple J’s One Night Stand Returns

triple j’s One Night Stand is back and ready to make a regional town a live music capital for one unforgettable night. 

In partnership with Music Australia and raising critical funds for Australian music industry charity Support Acttriple j’s One Night Stand returns for an epic one-day, all-ages, drug and alcohol-free live music event.   

ABC Managing Director David Anderson announced One Night Stand’s return: “The ABC is one of the biggest supporters of Australian music and live performance. At a time when the local music industry needs support, the ABC is thrilled to come to the party with the return of triple j’s One Night Stand. 

“We recognise the festival landscape in Australia has changed since we last put on a One Night Stand.  

“triple j and the ABC is working with Support Act and Music Australia on how best we can use this event to increase much needed investment in the Australian music industry, while staying true to One Night Stand’s core mission of delivering a one-of-a-kind event, accessible to the public, based in regional Australia.”

Head of triple j, Double J and ABC Country, Lachlan Macara says: “We’re beyond stoked to be bringing back triple j’s One Night Stand in 2024 to continue our support of Australian artists and provide an opportunity for young people in the regions to get around some live music.” 

“We’re busy working on an incredible line up sure to create another One Night Stand for the history books and we can’t wait to see where we’ll be heading in 2024.”  

Director of Music Australia Millie Millgate adds: “Music Australia is excited to support the return of triple j’s One Night Stand – a trusted platform that builds the profile of Australian artists and supports engagement in regional communities. We see opportunity to further amplify the partnership and invest in local communities with the introduction of place-based capacity building and skills development initiatives.” 

The first ever triple j One Night Stand kicked off 20 years ago in the small town of NatimukWestern Victoria. Since then, triple j has travelled all around the country, bringing the best of the best in Australian music to some of the coolest little towns around. Head here for a triple j One Night Standhistory lesson.   

From the country to the coast, we’ve taken triple j’s One Night Stand to towns like Alice Springs(2010), Port Pirie (2006), Dubbo (2013), Geraldton (2016), Mount Isa (2017) and St Helens (2018), and brought artists like FlumeThe Jungle GiantsRufusTash Sultana,  PnauSilverchairTkay MaidzaOcean AlleyMeg MacA.B OriginalMatt Corby, and heaps more along for the ride.  

Now, fresh from a five-year break, we’re back and looking for a regional town to visit in 2024. And we need your help. If you’re keen for triple j’s One Night Stand to come to your regional town, give us your pitch.  

Tell us about your town and why hosting the One Night Stand will make a difference to people in your community.

triple j’s One Night Stand will return later this year. Stay tuned for more details on the date, location and line-up, all coming soon.   ​