Def Leppard and Mötley Crüe announce 2023 Australia stadium tour

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Def Leppard and Mötley Crüe announce 2023 Australia stadium tour

The iconic bands have united for three huge Australian tour dates in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne.

Following the massive success of their huge North American stadium tour last year (with more than 1.3 million tickets sold!!), the world’s most iconic and celebrated rock legends Def Leppard and Mötley Crüe are heading to Australia with their ‘The World Tour’.

The iconic rock legends will join forces for three exclusive dates in Brisbane, Sydney, and Melbourne. Catch them when they head to Melbourne for a show at Marvel Stadium on November 14 after they hit up Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium on November 8 and Sydney’s Giants Stadium on 11 November 2023.

Mötley Crüe and Def Leppard Australian Tour 2023

November 08 – Brisbane – Suncorp Stadium
November 11 – Sydney – Giants Stadium
November 14 – Melbourne – Marvel Stadium

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Both Def Leppard and Mötley Crüe are renowned for their unparalleled success in the rock music industry. Def Leppard, inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2019, has sold over 110 million albums worldwide. Their ground-breaking albums, including the timeless classics “Pyromania” and “Hysteria,” have set the bar for generations of music fans and artists.


Known for their explosive live performances, Def Leppard has gained a reputation as the world’s greatest live rock band. Their catalog of hits, such as “Rock of Ages,” “Pour Some Sugar on Me,” and “Foolin’,” has become synonymous with their name. With their recent release, “Diamond Star Halos,” the band continues to dominate the charts and captivate audiences globally.

Mötley Crüe, hailing from Los Angeles, has been a force in rock for over four decades. Selling over 100 million albums worldwide, the band has achieved platinum and multi-platinum status, received Grammy nominations, and earned a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Their high-energy live performances and iconic hits, including “Kickstart My Heart” and “Home Sweet Home,” have made them a household name.

The band’s biography, “The Dirt: Confessions of the World’s Most Notorious Rock Band,” became a New York Times best-seller and was later adapted into a successful Netflix biopic. This exposure introduced Mötley Crüe to a new generation of fans, reaffirming their legendary status.
With their immense popularity and groundbreaking stage productions, both Def Leppard and Mötley Crüe are set to deliver unforgettable experiences to their Australian fans. As they continue their global tour, fans can expect nothing less than a rock spectacle filled with timeless classics and new twists on their greatest hits.

General tickets on sale Thursday, 8th June – 11am for Brisbane and Melbourne and 12pm for Sydney (local times) via Live Nation