Metallica & Slipknot Announce Australia-NZ Tour!

METALLICA WORLDWIRED TOUR HEADS TO AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND + SLIPKNOT TO SUPPORT

METALLICA has confirmed its long-awaited return to Australia and New Zealand. The band’s first dates in Australia since 2013, and first show in New Zealand since 2010, will be:

The newly announced shows are Metallica’s first ever headline stadium plays in Australia and New Zealand. They continue the WorldWired Tour that has played 130+ shows across the world since its 2016 kick-off.

Special guests Slipknot will provide support on all dates.

Fan Club Presales begin Tuesday, March 12 from 1pm.

American Express Card Members are also among the first with access to tickets, with a presale beginning Wednesday, March 13 at 3pm in Sydney and 2pm (local time) in all other cities. Visit amexinvites.com.au for details.

Tickets go on sale to the general public Monday, March 18 at 3pm in Sydney and 2pm (local time) in all other cities.

As with most of Metallica’s WorldWired shows, every ticket purchased includes a choice of standard physical or standard digital copy of the band’s 10th and current album, Hardwired…To Self-Destruct.

And once again, all tickets will include a free MP3 download of the show(s) attended, mixed and mastered by the team behind Hardwired…To Self-Destruct. The free full-show downloads can be obtained by scanning or entering the barcode from that show’s ticket stub at LiveMetallica.com/scan.

Enhanced experience options will also be returning in partnership with the team at CID Entertainment: three options of special enhanced experiences, including premium tickets and amenities ranging from early access to the venue and the “Memory Remains” traveling museum to meeting members of the band. Visit CID Entertainment for full package details.

METALLICA
WORLDWIRED AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND 2019

OPTUS STADIUM, PERTH
THURSDAY OCTOBER 17

ADELAIDE OVAL
SUNDAY OCTOBER 20

MARVEL STADIUM, MELBOURNE
TUESDAY OCTOBER 22

ANZ STADIUM, SYDNEY
SATURDAY OCTOBER 26

QSAC, BRISBANE
TUESDAY OCTOBER 29

MT. SMART STADIUM, AUCKLAND
THURSDAY OCTOBER 31

TICKETS ON SALE 2PM MONDAY, MARCH 18 – ALL SHOWS EX SYDNEY
SYDNEY TICKETS ON SALE 3PM MONDAY, MARCH 18

Legacy Member Fan Club Presale:
1pm Tuesday, March 12 until 1pm Friday, March 15

Fifth Member Standard Fan Club Presale:
2pm Tuesday, March 12 until 1pm Friday, March 15

American Express Card Members Presale:
All shows ex Sydney: 2pm Wednesday, March 13 until 2pm Friday, March 15
Sydney: 3pm Wednesday, March 13 until 3pm Friday, March 15