Important Info & Survival Guide

  • Can I light up fires in the festival grounds?
  • Can I bring and consume alcohol in the event?
  • Can I smoke anywhere in the festival?
  • Can I bring my pet?
  • Do you have lock up facilities?
  • What should I bring to have a nice time at the event?

Tickets & Admission

  • When is Luminate in 2012?
  • How much does it cost to get in to the festival?
  • My children have school so I can only come for the weekend. Can I get a discount?
  • Should I bring my children?
  • Do I need to buy tickets for my children?
  • If I am over 75 do I need to buy a ticket?
  • I am disabled, do I need to pay full price or do I receive a discounted ticket?
  • Where can I buy my ticket?
  • Are there cheaper tickets available if I am only going to stay a few days?
  • Can I leave the festival and come back on the same ticket?
  • What happens if I lose or damage my printed ticket?
  • Will there be gate sales available?

Access & Transport

  • Can I take my car in and do I have to pay for parking?
  • Can I bring my van / caravan / campervan / house truck / bus?
  • When can I drive in and set up my campsite?
  • I don’t have a vehicle; can I catch a bus or shuttle to the festival?
  • Do people bring their bikes to the festival?

Facilities & Amenities

  • Where can I throw all my rubbish while I’m at the festival?
  • Is there a kitchen where I can cook my food?
  • Are there showers at the festival?
  • Is there drinkable water for use at the festival
  • Are there laundry facilities provided?
  • Where can I wash my dishes?
  • What is the toilet situation up there?
  • What is the toilet situation up there?
  • there be Eftpos facilities available at the festival?
  • Will my mobile phone work at the event and is there somewhere I can charge the battery?
  • Is there internet access at the festival?
  • Is there refrigeration available?

Workshops & Music

  • Do I have to pay to attend the K.I.S.S. workshops?
  • Do I need to book my place on any of the workshops?
  • How will I know the workshop or music timetables?

Traders & Volunteers

Photos 2013

Photos 2013 by Thalita Walterfang
Photos 2013 by Lisa and Andre Ismael
Photos 2013 by Charlie Fox
Photos 2013 by Emma Tree Photography
Photos 2013 by Lana Simpson
Photos 2013 by Michael Zeff
Photos 2013 by David Rocha

Photos 2012

Photos 2012 by Lisa Bound Photos 2012 by Charlie Fox 
Photos 2012 by Emma Tree Photos 2012 by Talitha Walterfang 

Featured Videos 2013


Radio Interview

Radio NZ feature at Luminate 2012



Cosmic Corner



Fling Juggling

Golden Bay Organics Home of Poi Jugglers Rest, Picton LightStyle Web Native Harmonics
Nelson Environment Centre Seafront Design Shamans Garden Tasman District Council Village Theatre Takaka

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