Flights & Visas



BIGSOUND’s preferred airline Virgin Australia is committed to the future of the Australian music industry. We recommend you choose Virgin Australia when flying to and from BIGSOUND. For booking flights, accommodation, and packages, see information below for our travel partners, Stage and Screen.

Virgin Australia offers a special baggage allowance of 32kg (across three pieces of checked baggage) for individual artists, with the added option of purchasing another 32kg for only $15. You are only eligible for the allowance if you are a member of QMusic or other preferred music bodies. The allowance is only available on Virgin Australia-owned and operated domestic services and must be booked or pre-purchased at least 48 hours prior to departure.

Contact our preferred travel agent Stage and Screen for more information. 


I'm travelling from overseas. Do I need a Visa?

 All visitors to Australia who are not travelling on an Australian or New Zealand passport must have a valid visa before boarding their plane regardless of length of stay. Please ensure you have the correct visa before leaving your country. Please refer to the Australian Government's Department of Immigration and Border Protection website for more information.

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Queensland is just the place to experience Australia’s best live events. There’s no place like Queensland when it comes to combining Australia’s headline events with the most incredible destinations.

From food and wine; festivals; art, culture and music; to sporting and lifestyle, Queensland boasts a great event calendar. 

Come for an event, and stay for an unforgettable holiday.