How to Buy Tickets

Online, In Person & Over the Phone

Tickets are on on sale. Please note: In person sales at the Williamstown Library commence on 13 May, 2019.

Early Bird Tickets
Are available until 11.59pm 24 May 2019 (some exemptions apply)

Online at this site
Check session pages for detailed descriptions and presenters biographies. Online tickets can be purchased up to 2 hours before each session, you can also purchase tickets at the festival at any time over the festival weekend.

Buy Tickets Online Now!

Hobsons Bay Tickets Box Office on (03) 9932 4074 Monday to Friday from 9.30am to 4.30pm.

In Person Prior to the Festival – FROM 13 MAY 2019
Visit the Williamstown Library Box Office at 104 Ferguson Street, Williamstown:

  • Monday to Thursday from 9.30am to 8.00pm

  • Friday from 9.30am to 6.00pm

  • Saturday from 10.00am to 1.00pm

  • Sunday from 2.00pm to 5.00pm

Williamstown Library Box Office sales will be available until 2.00pm Friday 14 June 2019.
Please note: Williamstown Library Box Office is sales only (i.e. no pickup of tickets purchased by phone or online)

Tickets booked by phone and online can be collected at the Williamstown Town Hall from 8.30am Saturday 15 June 2019.

In Person At The Festival
You can buy over the festival weekend day, but pre-booking is recommended as some sessions sell out quickly. Sessions that sell out prior to the weekend will be marked as such on this site.

Terms and Conditions
Booking fees may apply and ticket prices include GST. Ticketed sessions must be booked and entry is dependent on having a ticket. We cannot guarantee entry without a valid ticket. All bookings are final and no refunds or exchanges can be given.

Printed Programs
You can pick up copies of the program at Book and Paper Williamstown, 36 Douglas Parade, Williamstown and at Hobsons Bay Library branches. You can download and print a Print at Home version of the program here. Buying tickets online or over the phone can be made easier with a copy of the program in front of you. Start circling sessions!