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#1 Caribou

Posted 30 July 2018 - 04:07 PM

Who’s got the tickets?

I got mine today! It took an hour cos the captcha failed and I was in near tears trying to make it work! Thankfully DH accessed computer remotely and fixed it. But I did lose my mega awesome seat spots :(

ETA: the virtual waiting room had me waiting behind 14,000 people. Can you imagine in the old days lining up for the tickets with that many people 😂

Edited by Caribou, 30 July 2018 - 04:10 PM.


#2 Froyo

Posted 30 July 2018 - 04:09 PM

I'm going with a group of friends :D

#3 MarigoldMadge

Posted 30 July 2018 - 04:43 PM

I thought tix weren't on sale until next Monday?!

#4 ~J_WTF~

Posted 30 July 2018 - 04:46 PM

How did I miss this??

Off to find our details!!

#5 Caribou

Posted 30 July 2018 - 04:51 PM

If you signed up for priority tickets on website you got early access to the tickets before the 9th August.

#6 movingonup

Posted 30 July 2018 - 04:54 PM

I was 26,000th in line! Luckliy my husband was closer (16,000th) and we managed to get tickets!

#7 Caribou

Posted 30 July 2018 - 05:00 PM

View Postmovingonup, on 30 July 2018 - 04:54 PM, said:

I was 26,000th in line! Luckliy my husband was closer (16,000th) and we managed to get tickets!

:omg: 26,000!!

#8 MarigoldMadge

Posted 30 July 2018 - 05:04 PM

Damn it! There better be decent tix left by next Monday!

#9 Caribou

Posted 30 July 2018 - 05:07 PM

They’re doing another early release on 1st August. Maybe if you Sign up now you Might be able to access that?

#10 Scootaloo

Posted 30 July 2018 - 06:55 PM

I was about 28600 in the queue!!  I actually ended up not buying :-( because by the time I got through there were only the expensive tickets left and for a family of 4 it was going to cost a ridiculous amount.

#11 KnightsofNi

Posted 30 July 2018 - 07:13 PM

I tried. I was 40,000th in the queue. By the time I got to the front, I could only get tickets for March onward and they would cost me $900 for me and my 2 kids. So I didn't buy them. :(

#12 Mae55

Posted 30 July 2018 - 07:19 PM

I was at work - by the time I could get on I had an email saying they were all sold!

#13 Caribou

Posted 30 July 2018 - 07:34 PM

Whoa 40,000?! I must have lucked out. And I was thinking it was crap, I’m sorry you missed out :(

#14 Flutters

Posted 30 July 2018 - 07:39 PM

Has anyone seen a date range? I’m trying to find out how long it runs for so a group of 5 of us can work out when we can all get to Melbourne together

#15 Scootaloo

Posted 30 July 2018 - 08:17 PM

Tickets available to me were up until June

#16 Mumma_Mazikeen

Posted 30 July 2018 - 08:26 PM

Whaaaaat.... how the hell did I miss this???

OMG....

#17 Expelliarmus

Posted 30 July 2018 - 08:52 PM

Yeah, I had no chance of getting them and liek PP by the time I got anywhere near my email, I had one saying they were sold out - try again Wednesday!

I still don't like my chances ...

#18 tothebeach

Posted 30 July 2018 - 09:05 PM

I tried but missed out.  Had my two very expensive VIP tickets in my basket and the website kicked me out.  When I got back in, the message was that there were no tickets left.  

Waiting for Wed to do it all again!  This time I'll be waiting to log in at 11!

#19 ckmelb

Posted 30 July 2018 - 09:06 PM

I got 4 tix. I was 9,500 in the queue. So excited!

#20 Mrs Claus

Posted 30 July 2018 - 09:08 PM

I got 2tickets-9950 in front of me. Took half an hr to get to the front

#21 Speckle Park

Posted 30 July 2018 - 09:32 PM

I scored position 6 754 bang on noon. The ticket selection was really frustrating because I couldn’t see what was available. Nothing ever came up in dress circle which is what I wanted. We ended up stalls, middle row H so I am over the moon and wildly excited.

#22 Lees75

Posted 01 August 2018 - 12:03 PM

I just scored position 9850 for the second release. What are my chances? Waiting, waiting.....

#23 Caribou

Posted 01 August 2018 - 12:08 PM

View PostLees75, on 01 August 2018 - 12:03 PM, said:

I just scored position 9850 for the second release. What are my chances? Waiting, waiting.....

fingers crossed you're not waiting too long! I was 13,399 and I got Jan show seats in the stalls. it took an hour to get there. So you shouldn't be longer than 20-30 mins!

#24 AllyK81

Posted 01 August 2018 - 12:11 PM

I was in the queue for an hour on Monday but still got great seats. I am BEYOND excited.

#25 Lees75

Posted 01 August 2018 - 12:15 PM

Currently the message says: Best available performances from June onwards

I'm hoping there is still some left for earlier than that. It will be the kids' main Christmas present.

ETA - on second thoughts, I'm imagining the release today is going to be just from June on. I'll see whats available for the June long weekend or school holidays in July, otherwise might try my luck with the general release next week.

Edited by Lees75, 01 August 2018 - 12:38 PM.





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