Midnight Oil announce highly anticipated October & November Australian tour dates

It’s been a long morning already for Midnight Oil fans in Australia who’ve been keeping their attention trained to the band’s Facebook page, but finally, the wait is over. Through a conference broadcast online from Sydney, the iconic Aussie group broke the news that they would be back on tour around the world for the first time in 15 years, this year.

Along with the tour dates, Midnight Oil will also be releasing three archival box sets, including a collection of music entitled The Overflow Tank, containing more than 14 hours of previously unreleased and rare material. The Boxset Collection is now available for pre-order ahead of its May 5th release, here.

The Australian tour, taking place over October and November, will be like a celebration of quintessentially Australian music, with supports including Dan SultanSomething For KateBad//DreemsSpiderbaitUrthboy and The Living End all coming on board to celebrate what is going to be an unmissable return from one of the greats.

Frontier Members will have access to a special pre-sale via Frontier Touring from February 23rd through until February 24th. Fans who have signed up to the Midnight Oil pre-sale will have access from the same dates, though the times are staggered (see more info below) All tickets will be on sale from February 27th.

MIDNIGHT OIL AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES
All under 18’s must be accompanied by a legal guardian/parent

October 2nd | ANZAC Oval, ALICE SPRINGS | 18+
with Dan Sultan, Apakatjah
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n Sale 12:30pm local, February 27th

October 4th | Darwin Amphitheatre, DARWIN | 18+
with Dan Sultan, Irrunytju Band
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On Sale 12:30pm local, February 27th

October 7th | Kuranda Amphitheatre, CAIRNS | 18+
with Urthboy
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On Sale 12 noon, February 27th

October 10th | Townsville Entertainment Centre, TOWNSVILLE | All Ages
with Urthboy
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On Sale 12 noon local, February 27th

October 12th | Great Western Hotel, ROCKHAMPTON | 18+
with Urthboy
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On Sale 12 noon local, February 27th

October 14th | Big Pineapple Fields, SUNSHINE COAST | 18+
with The Living End, Jebediah
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On Sale 12 noon local, February 27th

October 15th | Riverstage, BRISBANE
with The Jezabels
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On Sale 1pm local, February 27th

October 19th | Hockey Fields, COFFS HARBOUR | 18+
with Jebediah, Jack River
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On Sale 12 noon AEDT, February 27th

October 21st | Hope Estate, HUNTER VALLER | 18+
with Birds of Tokyo, Ash Grunwald
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On Sale 12 noon AEDT, February 27th

October 24th | AIS Arena, CANBERRA | ALL AGES
with Something For Kate
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On Sale 12 noon AEDT, February 27th

October 26th | The Village Green @ Adelaide Oval, ADELAIDE | ALL AGES
with Spiderbait, Bad//Dreems
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On Sale 1:30pm local, February 27th

October 28th | Perth Arena, PERTH | ALL AGES
with Spiderbait
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On Sale 12 noon local, February 27th

November 1st | Derwent Entertainment Centre, HOBART | ALL AGES
with The Jezabels
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On Sale 3pm AEDT, February 27th

November 3rd | Gateway Lakes, WODONGA | 18+
with The Living End
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On Sale 3pm AEDT, February 27th

November 4th | Hanging Rock, MT MACEDON | 18+
with the John Butler Trio, Something For Kate, Frank Yamma, David Bridie
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On Sale 2pm AEDT, February 27th

November 6th | Sidney Myer Music Bowl, MELBOURNE | ALL AGES
with The Jezabels, Adalita
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On Sale 2pm AEDT, February 27th

November 8th | WIN Entertainment Centre, WOLLONGONG | ALL AGES
with Abbe May
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On Sale 2pm AEDT, February 27th

November 11th | The Domain, SYDNEY | 18+
with the John Butler Trio, A.B. ORIGINAL
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On Sale 11am AEDT, February 27th

Photo Credit: Oliver Eclipse.