It’s That Time Again – How to Survive Splendour in the Grass

Splendour in the Grass is nearly upon us; I can almost feel the vibration of hundreds of raving 20-somethings, can almost see the rainbow of decked out campsites, almost smell the sweat.

Surviving a one day festival can be hard enough – many fall victim to hunger, dehydration and exhaustion with-in a 24 hour period. So, how to go about surviving the 3 day party that is Splendour in the Grass? I’ve got some tips to help you out.

+ Keep reading to find out how to WIN the Ultimate Splendour Survival Kit.

Tip 1

To be on point with your Splendour Style in 2015 you can bet you’ll need a fancy headdress RE: ‘Chella as well as some sturdy, stomping boots and a fringed dress. Your best hair bet is up. Messy bun, or messy double bun will work well.

Splendour Double Bun

Tip 2

Keep it Fresh – Beauty essentials for the weekend include:

Lavanila Healthy Deodorant $24.95 – Not harmful to the environment, or to other’s noses.

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ModelCo Double Sided Facewipes $8.00 – Wipe your face with one side, and the person’s next to you with the other.

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No patchy tan – top up with PureTan Everyday Tanning Body Moisturiser $17.95 to ensure golden goddess status All Day.

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Bring to life any outfit with a nail colour, nudes are really in ATM – Essie $16.95

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Tip 3

Plan out your schedule before you go so you don’t miss your favourites. Must-sees include:

Of Monsters and Men – 9:15pm Friday

San Cisco – 4:45pm Friday

The Wombats – 9:15pm Saturday

Florence and the Machine 10:45pm Saturday

Tame Impala – 9pm Sunday

Tip 4

Get the most out of the Festival – See what else is on. Cool features include:

Splendour Arts – Displaying Contemporary Art from great Aussie Artists

Splendour in the Craft – Because when else is acceptable to drunkenly capture your dreams

Rogue Beauty Hair Parlour – Get your hair washed and blow – dried for as little as $45. Um yes please.

No need to get a babysitter this year, you can take your little rugrats with you to the dedicate Little Splendour section complete with cafe, sandpit and jumping castle.

Tip 5

Hydrate, stay safe by keeping with a friend or in a group, and have fun at Splendour in the Grass 2015



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The winner will be announced via Ry Facebook Page on 27/07/15

Good Luck!



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