Lismore free flood concert One From the Heart, tickets sold out

Cathy Adams
Updated May 3 2022 - 10:26am, first published April 28 2022 - 2:41pm

Tickets to One From the Heart, a free concert for the people of flood ravaged Lismore, were snapped up within hours of being made available yesterday.

Grinspoon will headline a free concert for the people of flood ravaged Lismore on May 15. Picture: Supplied
Grinspoon will headline a free concert for the people of flood ravaged Lismore on May 15. Picture: Supplied

Moshtix had 10,000 tickets available on Wednesday, but many were disappointed to find the "allocation exhausted" when they went online to secure a ticket.

Today, Lismore City Council and Chugg Entertainment released a further 2000 tickets after the huge demand.

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In addition to the 1000 "Out of Towners" tickets that go on sale from Saturday morning, this brings the total number of tickets to 13,000 which is the maximum capacity at the venue.

The free concert at lismore showground on May 15 features homegrown stars Grinspoon, as well as Lime Cordiale, Jon Stevens, Paul and Dan Kelly, Daryl Braithwaite, Sheppard, Darlinghurst, and The Buckleys.

Organisers said the concert was about giving back to the people of the region, lifting spirits and thanking services such as the ADF for the hard work and effort during the floods.

Cathy Adams

Cathy Adams

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