Falls Festival 2016 announces first act: Childish Gambino

Childish Gambino, aka Donald Glover, has been announced as the headline act for the Falls Festivals 2016-17. Picture: Getty Images
Childish Gambino, aka Donald Glover, has been announced as the headline act for the Falls Festivals 2016-17. Picture: Getty Images

All-round superstar Childish Gambino has been announced as the headline act for the 2016-17 Falls Festivals.

This year, the traditionally New Year’s Eve festival has expanded to four sites – adding Fremantle in Western Australia to Lorne, Marion Bay, and Byron Bay.

The Fremantle event will take place from January 7 to 8.

The full line-up for the festival will be announced on Tuesday, August 23. 

Check out how it went down in 2015. Click the image for more photos.

Check out how it went down in 2015. Click the image for more photos.