It’s easy, cheap and quick to get to and from the Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre by Public Transport and there are a number of options.
THE SUPERNATURAL EXPRESS
DIRECT BUS SERVICE – From Southern Cross Station, Melbourne
The Supernatural Express – a Direct Bus Service – no stopovers or changeovers and no hassles – is a brilliant way to get to and fro the Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre with ease.
Reservations for the Supernatural Express open in October each year.
V/LINE TRAIN & BUS SERVICE
Train and bus services are operated by V/Line. A Public Transport timetable is available to download from late October each year.
To get to the festival, take the train from Southern Cross station to Geelong station (approx. 1 hour ride) and at Geelong, catch the connecting Ballarat bus to Meredith Town (approx. 40 min ride). From Meredith Town, a shuttle bus runs to the festival site (10 min ride), coinciding with all V/Line arrivals on Friday. The shuttle bus costs $5.
To get to the festival, catch the bus from Ballarat railway station to Meredith (approx. 40 min ride). From Meredith Town, a shuttle bus will run to the festival site (10 min ride) which will cost you $5.
Catch the shuttle bus from the Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre bus stop near Reception to Meredith Town on Sunday (approx. 10 mins). The shuttle buses coincide with all V/Line departures from Meredith Town on Sunday. You must register for the Sunday shuttle buses at the Info Centre (near the Gift Shoppe) by 9pm Saturday night; the cost of the trip is $5.
Take the shuttle bus from Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre bus stop (remember to book before 9pm Saturday). Then catch the Geelong bus from Meredith Town to Geelong station (approx. 40 mins) and at the station jump on a train to Southern Cross station (approx. 1 hour ride).
There will only be one shuttle bus on the Sunday that will coincide with the Ballarat timetable. Once in Meredith Town, catch the bus to Ballarat station (approx. 40 mins).
Services between Avalon airport and Geelong, Bellarine Peninsula and the Great Ocean Road are currently operated by SkyBus. One-way trips cost from $18 per adult to Geelong. Door to Door service to Meredith Town is available from $93 per adult. For prices phone 1300 SKYBUS (1300 759 287).
SkyBus operates services to meet every major flight arriving and departing Avalon Airport. Passengers using SkyBus to the airport should remember to check arrival/departure times.