Save on gas and reduce your carbon footprint by carpooling or catching the bus to Soundsplash.
Soundsplash Raglan is held at 368 Wainui Road. Click here for directions.
Travel times from:
Auckland CBD: 2-2.5 hours
Hamilton CBD: 45 minutes
The Splash Bus departs from the Caro Street bus stop in Hamilton: 9am and 11am on Friday travelling direct to Soundsplash.
Departs Soundsplash: 4pm on Sunday.
Return tickets are $40 and can be purchased from Ticket Space when you buy your festival tickets and camping passes.
Catch the free park and ride shuttle departing from the Raglan Airfield.
The shuttle will be operating during these times:
Friday 10am – Saturday 2am
Saturday 9am – Sunday 2am
Sunday 9am – 4pm
Flash your wristband or pass to the driver and that’s your ticket to ride.
On-site parking is found right next to the camping grounds.
The Raglan Airfield car park will be open during the following hours:
Friday 8am – 2am Saturday 8am – 2am Sunday 8am – 4pm
No parking pass = no parking.
Once you have completed purchasing all of your tickets, you will receive an email confirming your ticket purchase. To minimise fraud for Soundsplash 2020 there will be a print delay on all tickets so you will not receive your actual tickets until December.
The print delay on all tickets will be lifted on Friday the 20th of December 2019. You will receive your tickets via the registered email after this date.
Yes your name has to match the ticket. If you want to sell your ticket you need to transfer the name on the ticket to the new ticket holder using the official transfer system.
Yes, you can change names on tickets. Any name change requests will be subject to an extra charge.
Please make sure that you have allowed enough time to process the ticket transfer prior to the event date.
Complimentary tickets MUST NOT be sold on, and will be canceled if this is done. If someone tries to sell you a comp. ticket, please let us know.
Gate sales won’t be available.
Wristbands will be sent out to the ticket holder 2 weeks prior to the festival.
If you’re camping at Soundsplash Raglan 2020, once you’re set up in your campground it’ll be a one way door if you choose to leave the venue. You will be able to access the beach as part of the Soundsplash site but no trips to town sorry. We’ll be bringing the town to Soundsplash in the form of our General Store so you won’t need to head anywhere.
If you have purchased an R18, 25+ or Youth ticket you will also need to bring photo ID with you to verify your age.
Our technology will allow for smartphone ticket scanning but data connection may be unreliable on-site.
If the ID is expired OR you are providing a photocopy of the above forms of ID, you will ALSO need to provide a second form of ID in one of the following forms, bearing the same name as photocopy:
Toilets can be found throughout the venue and campgrounds.
Onsite Showers are located at the edge of the campgrounds.You can find other public showers at the beach.
Please be mindful of wasting water and keeping the toilets and showers as clean as possible.
Water will be available at refilling stations throughout the site. Remember to keep hydrated in the heat and bring your reusable cup or bottle! If you don’t have one then grab one from the Soundsplash General Store.
Xtreme Zero Waste Stations will be throughout the venue and campgrounds. Our Zero Waste Team will be giving out biodegradable bags when you enter, please put all your food scraps and biodegradable packaging in this bag to be collected for composting.
Phone charging stations will be available at the Blue Zone.
The Info Centre will be Soundsplash HQ for anything to do with lost property and children, security and general help and information.
The Soundsplash General Store will be your on-site camping and festival supply shop stocking toothbrushes, body care products, sunscreen, natural healing balm, organic sanitary products, snacks, mosquito balm and anything else you might need.
Surf Life Saving will be stationed at the beach during patrol hours.
Your tickets and valid ID!
A good-quality, waterproof tent + comfortable bedding and sleeping gear
Warm clothes, some covered shoes, raincoat and gumboots ( if needed)
Sunnies, togs, towel, hat and sunblock
Hygiene items and medication
Your reusable bags, cups, bottles, containers and cutlery
The most important thing is to keep an open heart and bring the good vibes!
No alcohol of any kind to be bought on site. Please leave at home
Illegal drugs or substances: Please don’t bring..
Gas bottles, cookers and barbecues: A fire ban is in place. No cooking or fires at Soundsplash please there’s plenty of yummy food available at the Kai Village
Glass: Very dangerous at Soundsplash so please leave at home. That means mirrors too guys and gals.
Objects that could harm others: Nothing that can cut, hit or generally be used to harm anybody please. This includes fireworks. Safety first.
Filled bottles: plastic, glass or reusable. All filled bottles will be emptied.
No fireworks. No fires. No generators. No glass.
Searches will be carried out at both festival and campground entry points, and items will be confiscated and not returned. To avoid unnecessary delays at the entrance please see our festival terms and conditions for the full conditions of entry.
If you’re not sure about an item then flick us a message at [email protected].