Sunsets by Sanctuary Cove will be held on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 July 2019 in The Marine Village, Sanctuary Cove. Simply follow the signs to the event entry.


Sunsets is a cashless event. Just Bring Your Credit, Debit, EFTPOS Card or any device with Apple Pay or Google Pay, and you’re all set. Square readers will be at every stand to make sampling and purchasing beverages and food easy.


Free onsite parking is available at The Marine Village. Access the car park via Masthead Way, Sanctuary Cove.


There are a number of transport options available. You can come by car, or even in your boat! Find out more and plan your visit.


What’s included in the general admission ticket?
General Admission tickets include your official Sunsets glass, Sunsets tasting guide, entry into the event precinct, awesome entertainment line-up, exclusive access to hundreds of wines, beers and ciders from Australia and New Zealand’s leading producers, and much more!

How it works?
During Sunsets by Sanctuary Cove, you can explore and taste a wide selection of beverages with a taste priced from $2.00 and glass priced from $7.00 for wine and $5.50 for beer and cider. Beverages of exceptional quality will range in price.

Can I refund my ticket?
When do tickets go on sale?
First release tickets are on sale from 14 June. Further releases will follow with ticket prices increasing so buy early and save.

Can I refund my ticket?
No refunds will be given however you can transfer your ticket to a friend over 18.

Do I need to print my ticket?
Tickets can be scanned from a mobile device so there’s no need to print.

Can I buy tickets at the gate?
Providing tickets are available you will be able to purchase at the gate. Please bring along your Debit or EFTPOS card and remember we are a cashless event.


What time does the event start?
On Saturday the event will start at 2pm and close at 10pm, then on Sunday the event will start at 2pm and close at 8pm.

Is Sunsets a family friendly event?
Families are welcome to attend the event. Children under 18 can enter the event free of charge when accompanied by a paying adult. Adults 18+ will be required to purchase a ticket to enter the event precinct.

Can I bring my dog?
Unfortunately, due to the nature of the event pets will not be allowed into the event precinct.

Do I need to bring ID?
Eventgoers will be asked for photo id to participate in the tasting and purchasing of drinks (drivers licence, 18+ card or passport).

Is there disabled access?
Yes. The Marine Village has disabled access and toilets available.

Will there be passes out?
Yes. Passes out will be available and you will be required to show your wristband to re-enter the event. Unfortunately wristbands cannot be reissued.

Can I bring food or alcohol into the event?
No. Bottles, cans, glass, food, drink, alcohol, illicit and illegal substances, fireworks, explosives or anything that can be used as a weapon cannot be brought into the festival. Please note all bags are subject to inspection upon entry and at any point during the event.

Acceptable behaviour
Sunsets by Sanctuary Cove is all about the responsible celebration of good food, wine, beet and live music. Intoxicated and unsociable behaviour will not be tolerated, and any such patrons will be removed from the event and not given a refund.