Parachute 05m the four-day Christian music festival held 28-31 January 2005 at Mystery Creek in Hamilton, New Zealand, will feature Third Day, Audio Adrenaline, Grits, Day of Fire, Shawn McDonald, Hillsong United, Ben Lummis and Brooke Fraser and her band.
The festival will also include top Aussie acts Alabaster Box, Iron and Clay and Rivertribe, as well as Alex Smart, Lads, Magnify, Parachute Band, Rapture Ruckus, and Nathan King from New Zealand.
Speakers include Christine Caine, Wayne Alcorn, and Rich Stearns.
Festival Director Matt Mortlock says that Parachute 05 is “an awesome line-up”.
“Third Day is one of our most requested bands and we are excited to be able to bring them back to New Zealand,” Matt says.
We’re looking forward in particular to having Day of Fire and Shawn McDonald who are showcasing for the first time in New Zealand – they have an incredible story,” he adds.
Bookings for Parachute 05 are available from Red Tickets or online at www.redtickets.co.nz.
Aussies looking to experience this year’s festival can fly directly from Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, and the Gold Coast to Hamilton NZ with Freedom Air (www.freedomair.com) or fly to Auckland and travel to the site.