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Those Who Rock

Those Who Rock 2024

Hundreds of Guitarists. One Outdoor Stage.
One massive night of rock!

Registrations are now open for Gold Coast rockstar enthusiasts and guitarists of all ages, experiences, abilities and backgrounds to get involved!  

200 everyday rockstars are invited to join a series of free community workshops in community centres right across the Gold Coast, before taking to the stage alongside a stellar line up of Aussie rock icons including; Kram (Spiderbait), Dave Gleeson (The Screaming Jets), Patience Hodgson (The Grates), KISSperience, and The Good Band (feat. Members of Cheap Fakes/George/Delta Goodrem band), hosted by Myf Warhurst.

Created by internationally acclaimed artist, Joseph O’Farrell (JOF), Those Who Rock is an epic celebration of live music, rock and roll, and the rebellious Gold Coast spirit complete with marching bands, flash mobs, choirs and special effects – we’ve got it all! 

Want to know more or have a question, check out the frequently asked questions here.

Not a guitarist but love to rock?!
Check out these other awesome opportunities to get  involved.


Do you play an instrument and or sing? Want to create a band and write your very own song? Musicians aged 12 to 18 years, can apply to join this free music program and perform as part of Those Who Rock.

Apply NOW!


Movers, Groovers, dance enthusiasts of all abilities join the Those Who Rock flashmob! Jam packed full of fist pumps, hair whips and full body rocking moves, this is going to be a whole lot of fun dancing to a KISS classic!

Sign Up NOW!


All Guitarists Welcome. Fill in the form & you’re in! Workshops will be held at 7 different Community Centres across the Gold Coast and you’ll be required to attend at least two sessions with your own guitar and amp.

General Event Info

  • Rehearsal Friday July 5
  • Performance Saturday July 6, 2024 at
  • 2 hour show with a interval
  • Food & beverages available for purchase at the show

Those Who Rock

HOTA, Home of the Arts & City of Gold Coast

Saturday 6 July, 2024

HOTA Outdoor Stage


Gates Open 6pm

Show 7pm


Adults $34

Children $23

Consession $28

Senior $28

Purchase Tickets


Artistic Credits

Created by Joseph O’Farrell (JOF)

Presentation Credits

Presented by HOTA, Home of the Arts & City of Gold Coast

Produced by Everybody NOW!