Madonna Announces Performances In Australia & New Zealand

June 21, 2015

Live Nation announced today that Madonna will make a historic return to Australia performing live for the first time in 23 years as well as her first ever shows in New Zealand, with her Rebel Heart Tour. The tour will kick off at Vector Arena on March 5th and 6th in Auckland, followed by the Australian dates presented by Telstra Thanks® and including concerts March 12th & 13th in Melbourne, March 19th & 20th in Sydney and March 26th & 27th in Brisbane (complete itinerary follows). Tickets go on sale Monday, July 6th at 10am. 

The Rebel Heart Tour begins in Montreal on September 9th and continues throughout North America and UK/Europe.  “Madonna continues to be one of the most successful touring artists in history. Her shows are always legendary and we are thrilled to have her back on tour,” says Arthur Fogel, President - Global Touring and Chairman - Global Music.

The Rebel Heart Tour follows the March 9 release of Madonna’s critically acclaimed 13th studio album - Rebel Heart - by Interscope Records.    A week after its release Rebel Heart debuted at No. 1 in Australia making it Madonna’s eleventh No. 1 album on the Australian ARIA Charts, tying the record for most number one albums on the chart.  In the United States the album shot to the top of the Billboard Sales Chart.  The first two singles from the album, "Living for Love" and "Ghosttown" went to No. 1 on the Billboard Dance Charts, and Madonna subsequently set a new world record becoming the only artist to have 45 Number One songs on any chart in Billboard History.  On June 16th, Madonna released the “Bitch I’m Madonna” EP featuring ten remixes from Sander Kleinenberg, Fedde Le Grand, Junior Sanchez, and more. 

Along with extraordinary critical acclaim as an artist, songwriter and producer who has sold a record breaking 300 million records, Madonna’s reputation as one of the most successful, provocative and enduring live performers of all time speaks for itself. The 2008/2009 Sticky & Sweet tour is the highest grossing tour of all time for a solo artist and the 2012 MDNA tour was the most successful tour of that year.

Icon is Madonna's official fan club. In celebration of Madonna's return visit to Australia, Icon will host a pre-sale for current registered Icon members. Lifetime Legacy members of Icon will receive first access to tickets and VIP Packages starting Tuesday, June 23rd at 10am local times. Members of Icon from Australia and New Zealand, registered before June 15th 2015, will receive a special code to access to Icon pre-sales beginning on June 23rd at 12-noon local times. 

Tickets for the Rebel Heart concerts in New Zealand and Australia will go on sale on Monday, July 6th at 10am through ticketek.com.au or 132 849 for Australia and ticketmaster.co.nz or 0800 111 999 for New Zealand.

Madonna’s Rebel Heart Tour in Australia is presented by Telstra Thanks. Telstra’s General Manager of Loyalty, Fady Taouk, said Telstra Thanks will be offering customers the chance to jump the queue for tickets to the Australian leg of the Rebel Heart Tour. “Telstra customers will have access to a pre-sale from Tuesday, June 30th at 11am through Thursday, July 2nd at 5pm as well a range of great experiences when the tour arrives in Australia.  Pre-register for a unique code now at telstra.com/music.”

In both New Zealand and Australia Citi® Cardholders will be eligible for a pre-sale opportunity beginning Wednesday, June 24th at 10am through Friday, June 26th at 5pm. For tickets visit www.livenation.com.au / www.livenation.co.nz.    

My Live Nation members can access tickets during the pre-sale commencing Friday, July 3rd at 10am through Saturday, July 4th at 5pm.
 
Madonna’s Rebel Heart Tour is produced by Live Nation Global Touring.  

 

AUSTRALIA / NEW ZEALAND 2016

Date / City / Venue                
Mar. 5 - Auckland, NZ - Vector Arena - On Sale Jul. 6
Mar. 6 - Auckland, NZ - Vector Arena - On Sale Jul. 6
Mar. 12 - Melbourne, AU - Rod Laver Arena - On Sale Jul. 6
Mar. 13 - Melbourne, AU - Rod Laver Arena - On Sale Jul. 6
Mar. 19 - Sydney, AU - Allphones Arena - On Sale Jul. 6
Mar. 20 - Sydney, AU - Allphones Arena - On Sale Jul. 6
Mar. 26 - Brisbane, AU - Entertainment Centre - On Sale Jul. 6
Mar. 27 - Brisbane, AU - Entertainment Centre - On Sale Jul. 6

 

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fifinster
03 August, 2015
Fifi
So excited Madonna is coming back to Australia!! I met my husband at her last concert in 1993, the last time Madonna toured and we have been together ever since and now have 3 children!
Estevao
15 July, 2015
Please come to Brazil!
I really hope Madonna will bring her Rebel Heart show to Brazil, and I think most Brazilian fans are waiting for some kind of official information, will you please provide it to us? This album has been a historical listen to me, and a unique inspiration. To see it live would be a great privilege.
vitorlibriano
15 July, 2015
COME TO BRAZIL
Waiting for Brazil dates!
Dinho01
14 July, 2015
South America
Please, what about South America?
heath_71
13 July, 2015
Thank you Madonna
Thank you Madonna For coming to Australa Saw you at the MCG in 1983 Australia has been waiting just waiting you see you March 13th at Rod Laver Arena Melbourne Heath got ticket today
FrancPane
01 July, 2015
madonna
I cant wait to go and see you in concert i have been waiting for a long time
VicB
26 June, 2015
Rebel Heart Tour Argentina
We, your Argentinian fans, are waiting for you Madonna to come to Argentina on your Rebeal Heart Tour! Take us into account!!!
Dinho01
25 June, 2015
waiting for you
What about South America? What about Brasil?
Chrisfletch75
23 June, 2015
Chrisfletch75
Can't wait any longer you go girl
Owen_Minogue
22 June, 2015
THANK YOU!
This is my dream to see you live in my home town of Melbourne. I'm so thankful, you've made my day. I'm sooo happy x x
Carlosmadrid
22 June, 2015
Japan??
will tour in Japan ?, or this is the end of the tour?
katjaz
21 June, 2015
See you in Melbourne next year Madonna!!
Everyday I have been the net for updates on the Rebel Heart Tour coming to Oz. Today the notification arrived... and I screamed I was SO excited!!!!! Thank You Madonna! I will be waiting in anticipation for a mind blowing show and to see " The Queen of Pop" Love and light from your fan of the past 30 years
annie77
21 June, 2015
woohoo
thank you everyone - thank you Madonna for bringing the tour to Australia and NZ - I appreciate it more than you will ever know xx
akarpenko
21 June, 2015
Hooray!
Fantastic! So excited!
catnap
21 June, 2015
This Rebel Heart Lifetime Legacy member
BLOODY EXCITED BITCHES!
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