18 + Event



Tickets to this event are General Admission. This event is 18+

Please note purchase of GA ticket DOES NOT include ferry transfer. 

Sunset Lounge

The Sunset Bar is not a VIP. The Sunset Bar is located to the right hand side of the stage. Unreserved tables, chairs, a private bar and toilet facilities are provided in this area. This event is 18+

Please note purchase of Sunset Lounge ticket DOES NOT include ferry transfer.


Dive into the Sunset Sessions experience with our exclusive merch collection! Limited edition items are available, so grab yours before they’re gone! Visit our merch booth during the event and take a piece of Sunset Sessions home with you.

No Pass Outs, No BYO Alcohol,
No BYO Soft Drink or Non Aloholic Beverages except still sealed bottled water.

Getting Here

Finding your way to Great Keppel Island will always take you through Rockhampton. The beef capital of Australia! Rocky is located 40 kilometres or approximately 45 minutes drive from Yeppoon on the Capricorn Coast.

Transport to Rockhampton, Queensland will be by private car, Qantas or Virgin Australia, Greyhound or Premier Buses and Queensland Rail.

Rockhampton to Keppel Bay Marina

From Rockhampton, travel to Yeppoon, and then to Rosslyn Bay (40km drive):

  • Take the Yeppoon-Rockhampton road turnoff, just north of Rockhampton from the Bruce Highway.
  • A 30-minute drive will bring you to Yeppoon and the Capricorn Coast.
  • Turn right along the Scenic Highway (The Capricorn Coast Tourist Organisation office is just on your left).
  • After a short ten minute drive you will be at the Rosslyn Bay Harbour turnoff (Great Keppel Island Security Car Park is on your right).

Transport Options

CQConnections – 0422 805 922, cqconnections.com.au

Secure Car Park

Contact Great Keppel Island Security Car Park on 0488 004 785 or gkistorageyard@gmail.com to book your secure parking. The security car park runs a shuttle down to the ferry departure point.

Alternative Experiences

Keppel Konnections – (07) 49395404, transfers@keppelkonnections.com.au
Funtastic Cruises – 04 3890 9502, funtasticcruises@hotmail.com


Join us for Sunset Sessions on Great Keppel Island. While our on-island accommodations are fully booked, fear not!
We recommend securing your stay at one of our trusted accommodation partners.

Festival Info

What happens if the Festival is cancelled?

Ticket holders will be refunded less booking fees. If you are sick or unable to attend, your tickets may be refunded at the organiser’s discretion. No other refunds will be permitted for any reason.

Where are the Festival Grounds located?

Great Keppel Island – in front of the Great Keppel Island Hideaway

Where can I purchase my tickets?

Tickets are available for pre-purchase on our website until sold out. Click here to view our Ticket Guide, and purchase tickets.

Can I buy tickets at the gate?

No. Patrons must pre-purchase tickets for this event.

What does my entry cost include?

Please refer to individual event tickets for specific inclusions.

Where can I purchase food?

The GKI Hideaway will be open for food purchases.
Lunch – 11.30am to 2.30pm 
Dinner – 5.30pm to 8.00pm

Where can I consume my drinks?

Beverages must be consumed on Festival Grounds. Our liquor licence does not allow takeaways. No BYO allowed.

Is the event 18+?

Yes. Patrons must hold a valid 18+ identification card or licence.

What will I need to bring?

Although there’ll be plenty of shaded areas, we do recommend hats, sunscreen and a sexy pair of sunnies to keep you sun safe.

What should I wear?

Island attire – we recommend hats, sunscreen and a sexy pair of sunnies to keep you sun safe. 
Shoes must be worn at all times.

Ticketing Policy

The official ticketing agency for this event is Oztix. Sunset Sessions takes no responsibility for tickets purchased outside of the official agencies. Tickets purchased through third parties such as Viagogo, Facebook Marketplace, Gumtree, Ebay or other sites are done so at the customer’s own risk. Fraudulent tickets will not be honoured. Once a ticket purchase is completed there are no refunds or exchanges available.

Conditions of Entry

It is a condition of entry that all bags and personal belongings are presented to Security Staff for inspection. Patrons detected with contraband items such as alcohol will be refused entry without refund. Please also note that the event has a no pass out policy so please come prepared for the full day.

Pass Outs

As a condition of licensing there are no pass outs available. This means that if you exit the event you will not be able to re enter. Please come prepared for the day with this in mind.

First Aid

First Aid will be on site for the event duration and is near the festival entry.

Weather Policy

This event is an open air concert that will proceed rain, hail or shine. In the very unlikely event of a cancellation, ticketholders will be advised by email and social media. The event will only be cancelled if the site is deemed unsafe to proceed / continue. This decision will be made by Event Management, Venue Management and Emergency Services. Patrons are advised to come prepared for the elements with appropriate attire footwear, a wide brimmed hat, sunscreen and rain poncho.



Our Vision

Is for Great Keppel Island to remain a pristine, 17 white sandy beach paradise; to preserve and maintain its reputation within the World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.

We wish to provide a nature-based destination, giving an opportunity for visitors from all over the world to experience the natural beauty and its inhabitants, including the birds, echidnas, turtles and dugongs which live on or visit the island and its surrounding reef.

Our Mission

Is to be custodians of this pristine environment. To enable it to exist and be preserved as nature intended while giving visitors the opportunity to experience it in an economically and ecologically viable way without interfering with or having any adverse impact on the long-term sustainability of the island’s


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