FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

When:

Thursday 8th (early bird ticket required), Friday 9th, Saturday 10th 2017

Thursday:

Thursday night is a new early bird night, a limited amount of people will be able to get in on the Thursday night to enhance their festival experience. You can only purchase an early bird ticket if you have purchased a festival ticket.

Where:

Party in the Paddock is located 20 minutes outside Launceston CBD & from the Launceston airport , Tasmania.  Watery Plains Rd, White Hills.

Getting there:

We offer a bus service leaving from very close to the Launceston CBD, bus stop TBA.
If you intend on driving a vehicle (including motorcycle) to the festival, each car must have a car pass.
If you are coming from the airport there is no direct buses from the airport to the festival site, if you’re intending on coming to the festival from the airport you have a few options; taxi, rent a car, bus to the CBD where we offer a bus service to the festival.

Camping:

PITP is a camping festival. Your ticket includes camping, once you arrive you stay onsite for the full 2-3 days. We do not issue passouts. Please note that it is Tasmania and weather conditions

 

Underage:

Underages must be accompanied by a sibling over 18 or a responsible adult over 21. One person is only able to be guardian for two under 18’s, with exception of parents bringing their own children. The underage consent form will be available closer to the the festival date.

Car Pass:

Yes, you will be required to purchase a CAR-PASS if you intend to get your car, motorbike, camper van or any other sort of motor vehicle into the camping area. Each person is only permitted to purchase ONE car pass per ticket and it will be associated with their ticket.

Ticketing:

When you purchase your ticket it will have your Name and DOB on it , only the person named on the ticket is permitted to use said ticket. If you have purchased a ticket and can no longer attend the event you can resell your ticket to Oztix and they will sell it on for you with a resale fee . Name changes on tickets are no longer permitted and resale of tickets are the only way of getting the money back for your ticket if you are unable to come.

Sold Out:

Oh no the event has sold out, never fear, some people buy tickets and cannot attend the event, so this year along with Oztix we are offering a resale , so keep an eye on the ticketing website and you may well be able to snag yourself a ticket after sell out. Resale is also the same for Car passes , car passes can only be used with the name on the ticket they were purchased with.

I bought a ticket and can no longer attend:

This year things are a little different you can no longer just sell your ticket to a mate, to sell your ticket your mate or online. If you have purchased a ticket and can no longer attend the event you can resell your ticket to Oztix and they will sell it on for you with a resale fee of $20. Name changes on tickets are no longer permitted and resale of tickets are the only way of getting the money back for your ticket if you are unable to come.

I am a vendor and want to come to PITP:

Application forms can be found on the website under contact.

I am an artist wanting to play at PITP:

Application forms can be found on the website under contact.

I want to volunteer:

Volunteer expression of interests are open and applications are coming soon, and confirmations will be made later in the year. Applications close Jan 8th 2018.

Festival Rules:

    • If you are under 18 years of age, you can only enter on an UNDER 18 ticket, you must attend PITP 2018 Festival with a parent, legal guardian or have the signed underage consent form (found online) approved at the gate.
    • You must be 18+ years of age to partake in the handling and consumption of alcohol.
    • No glass, alcohol or flammables are to enter the festival gates. There is a complete fire ban at the Party in the Paddock venue.
    • Illegal substances and weapons are strictly PROHIBITED, if you are found with these items you may be ejected from the festival.
    • Party in the Paddock rests in a beautiful location, please keep it that way. PITP is working toward becoming a more environmentally and socially responsible event and we need your help; so clean up after yourself, take out what you brought in i.e YOUR TENT,  treat others like you would like to be treated, have a bloody good time but not at the expense of someone else’s good time.
    • No dickhead behaviour will be tolerated i.e antisocial intoxicated behaviour, physical or verbal abuse, sexual abuse. If you are found behaving in a socially unacceptable way PITP reserves the right to eject you from the festival. Paying for a ticket does not afford you the right to do whatever you please.
    • Party in the Paddock 2018 is a NON-BYO alcohol event.
    • Trespassers on neighbouring properties will be evicted and passed onto the police.
    • Festival wristbands must be worn at all times around the wrist of the ticket holder when at the Party in the Paddock venue.
    • No Animals are permitted on site.
    • Passouts will not be issued unless otherwise organised with festival organisers.
    • Vandalism is a criminal offence and will be treated this way.
    • Don’t be a Dickhead.
    • Have a sick time and make friends.

    The person named on this ticket must be present with photo ID for YOU to gain entry. In purchasing this ticket you are in agreement to the ‘Festival Rules’ and Terms and Conditions listed above and found on the Party in the Paddock website. In the case you are found breaking these rules PITP reserve the right to evict you from the festival without ticket refund.