Blacken Open Air

Concert or Performance

10 Jul 2020 to 13 Jul 2020

BLACKEN is Australia’s first ever open-air heavy metal camping festival. It takes place in the Dead Centre of the country and inspires an annual pilgrimage into the heart of Australia.

In 2020, BLACKEN returns for it’s eighth iteration, with dozens of bands from every corner of the country and beyond set to descend upon for a weekend of music and community-spirited heavy metal culture.


Bar Cafe Carpark Disabled access available Family Friendly International Kiosk Major Events Public Toilet Restaurant


From AU$119.00

All pre-sale tickets are general admission
All pre-sale tickets are for the full two days and nights
All tickets include camping
Over 18s must carry ID
Minors must be accompanied by a guardian
Children under 15 free
One Day tickets available at the door only

Tickets available from

Event Times

10 Jul 2020 to 13 Jul 2020

Annual Event


Ross River Resort

Ross Highway, Campground, Hale, 872

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