Afrojack, Alesso and Steve Aoki lead ULTRA Australia lineup for 2022

Afrojack, Alesso and Steve Aoki lead ULTRA Australia lineup for 2022

Ultra Australian returns to Melbourne in 2022 with a star-studded lineup.

Arguably the most recognisable global brand in electronic dance music, Ultra Music Festival is set to return to Australia in 2022 for its third edition with a full-scale, one-day event in Melbourne bringing along some of the globe’s best electronic music artists.

Taking to Sidney Myer Music Bowl and Kings Domain gardens on Saturday, March 5 2022, Ultra Australia has revealed Phase 1 of the festival’s star-studded lineup, welcoming a plethora of internationally-renowned DJs who rank in the Top 10 of the 2021 DJ Mag Top 100 to perform across two stages – the mammoth Main Stage, and the hub of underground sounds RESISTANCE Stage.

The key takeaways 

  • Ultra Australian returns to Melbourne in 2022 with Afrojack, Alesso, Steve Aoki and more.
  • Phase 2 lineup is set to drop soon, which promises to deliver even more top-drawer talent.
  • It will go down as a one-day event at Sidney Myer Music Bowl and Kings Domain gardens on Saturday, March 5 2022.

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Leading next year’s pilgrimage for dance music fans is ULTRA Australia fan-favourite ​Afrojack, who will return to the Main Stage following his dynamic 2020 set, as well as multi-platinum selling superstar Alesso, Dutch future house innovator Oliver Heldens, and stadium-smashing Grammy-nominee Steve Aoki.

The Main Stage will also host performances by Armada Music flag-bearer Andrew Rayel, Belgian hardstyle virtuoso Coone, Canadian vocal-driven hit-maker Frank Walker, Billboard chart-topper Sam Feldt, and Australia’s own Melbourne-Bounce pioneer Will Sparks. On the RESISTANCE Stage, Italian powerhouse Deborah De Luca will mesmerize revellers with her hard-hitting techno cuts.

This is merely the beginning of lineup announcements from the festival with Phase 2 promising to deliver even more top-drawer talent.

Recognised as one of the most internationally-reaching music festival brands in the world, curating diverse lineups of award-winning DJs and globe-trotting talent, ULTRA Worldwide has cemented itself as the leader in the electronic music arena for live events, consistently delivering cutting-edge technology, custom-designed stages, and unparalleled productions.

The 2022 festival will see Ultra continue in providing an all-encompassing entertainment experience for fans. Alongside the music, punters can get down on the dance floor with the ULTRA Angels, relax in the designated, shaded ‘chill out’ areas, enjoy culinary delights from a vast array of food trucks, and taste cocktails from the various bars stationed throughout the festival grounds.

Bespoke VVIP packages for high-roller festival-goers are also available for those looking to further elevate their ULTRA Australia experience, and include private furnished booths with full-service food and beverage offerings, as well as the best seats in the house with unobstructed views of the Main Stage. Helicopter rides and car transfers can also be arranged for the ultimate day out if you really feel like treating yourself.


Oliver Heldens
Steve Aoki

Deborah De Luca

Andrew Rayel
Frank Walker
Sam Feldt
Will Sparks

ULTRA Australia will take place at Sidney Myer Music Bowl & Kings Domain in Melbourne on Saturday, 5 March 2022. Tickets and more info via Ultra Australia website.