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2014 Splendour in the Grass tickets sell out in hours

2014 Splendour in the Grass tickets sell out in hours
May 2, 2014

Splendour in the Grass has sold out its 2014 festival, with single-day, three-day and camping passes snapped up within hours of tickets being released to the public.

Ticketing provider moshtix encountered some technical issues during the on-sale including unauthorised messaging on its website and incorrect charging of some ticket types and fees. The issues were identified and resolved and moshtix issued a statement confirming that at no stage were customer credit card details compromised.

moshtix will be contacting all customers affected by the incorrectly charged orders to allow them to purchase at the correct prices.

Splendour in the Grass is again returning to its home at North Byron Parklands, Byron Bay from Friday 25th to Sunday 27th July. With over 80 of the best international and local live music acts, there was on overwhelming response by fans, with higher demand for tickets in each of the pre-sales than ever before, and General Release tickets selling out today (Friday 2nd May).

The line-up includes Outkast, Lily Allen, Hoodoo Gurus, Hilltop Hoods, Foster the People, London Grammar and Kelis.

Click here to go to the event website.

Those concerned they have been charged the incorrect amounts for their Splendour in the Grass should click here to contact moshtix. 

moshtix is Australia’s leading independent ticketing company, selling tickets to some of Australia’s best live music events, dance parties and festivals via its website, call centre, mobile site, and national retail outlets.

Founded in 2003, the environmentally-friendly ticketing system is built around convenience for the consumer, empowering moshtix customers to purchase tickets instantly and at a cheaper price with no mail-out or delivery fees. With over 800,000 subscribers, the business primarily focuses on reaching a music audience and is fast expanding into additional events and locations around Australia.

moshtix leads the ticketing industry in minimising the practice of ticket scalping.


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