HANDPICKED FESTIVAL: THE VERONICAS AND KILLING HEIDI LEAD INITIAL ANNOUNCEMENT

South Australia’s Handpicked Festival has announced The Veronicas and Killing Heidi are set to headline the festival on Saturday, November 12. For the first time ever Handpicked Festival will offer onsite camping tickets located at Lake Breeze Wines in Langhorne Creek.

Handpicked festival is quickly becoming one of regional South Australia’s swiftest growing cultural events. Only 15 minutes south of Strathalbyn, South Australia, Handpicked is a complete sensory experience based at the award winning Lake Breeze Winery nestled within the picturesque landscape of the Langhorne Creek wine region.

The electro-pop artisans, The Veronicas, are Australia’s premiere live act. They are the hitmakers behind the #1 single ‘In My Blood’ and classic tracks such as ‘4ever’ and ‘Untouched’ . The duo will be making their long-awaited return to Adelaide this November to perform at Handpicked Festival for the first time.

Iconic noughties rockers, Killing Heidi, will grace the stages in one of their first live performances in over 10 years. Following sold out performances across the globe. The band will be commemorating the 20th anniversary since the formation of the band. Killing Heidi shot to fame with their debut album, Reflector in 2000, which went on to win four ARIA awards and reached platinum four times.

Also announced today is local Adelaide singer-songwriter, Thom Lion. Lion spent 2015 playing major Aussie stages with the likes of The Rubens, The Waifs and Saskwatch, and was recently named by the AU review as one of South Australia’s top 5 emerging artists.

Handpicked Tent City will have space for upwards of 500 campers, the new initiative has been developed to allow festival goers the opportunity to attend the festival and stay the night onsite and drive home safe in the morning. Campers will have the opportunity to drive on to the festival site, park and then walk into the camping area, ensuring a safe car-free camping experience for all.

 
For tickets & further information visit: handpickedfestival.com