Wingham Akoostik Music Festival 2018 headliners announced

Headliners: Diesel, Dragon, and Hat Fitz & Cara are some of the headliners for this year's festival.
Headliners: Diesel, Dragon, and Hat Fitz & Cara are some of the headliners for this year's festival.

Artist applications for the 2018 Wingham Akoostik Music Festival have closed, and organisers have announced the first round of artists.

This year’s headliners are Diesel, Dragon, Backsliders, Hat Fitz & Cara, and Grizzlee Train solidly supported by festival favourites Round Mountain Girls, The Swamp Stompers, Bill Chambers, and Matty Zarb.

Also returning are Minnie Marks (who was a crowd favourite last year), Eagle and the Wolf, and Darren Jack, along with newcomers Liam Gerner and Lachy Doley.

More artists are yet to be announced, including a good-sized contingent of local artists.

The 2018 Akoostik festival is being held on the weekend of October 19-21.

Super Early Bird tickets have already sold out. You can pick up tickets at Early Bird prices at Not A Cafe and Bent on Life in Wingham. Tickets will also be available through the Manning Entertainment Centre in the future.

To book tickets and/or campsites (powered sites are already sold out), visit www.akoostik.com.au