The 2 and DON’Ts of hooking up at music festivals. Image: LaurenConnelly for triple j. Splendour within the Grass 2018.

The 2 and DON’Ts of hooking up at music festivals. Image: LaurenConnelly for triple j. Splendour within the Grass 2018.

Terms by Nat Tencic and Sophie Volker

Image: LaurenConnelly for triple j. Splendour into the Grass 2018.

Splendour when you look at the Grass 2019 is formally throwing down, and here’s the thing: everyone knows there’s more to festivals than simply the music.

Also Tinder has formally jumped onto it, establishing their brand new ‘festival mode’ for Splendour within the Grass; the app sets a filter on the profile in order to let others understand you’re gonna Splendour, and you will begin matching in front of the fest.

But does pre-loading your dates make the miracle away from event meet-cutes? Of most places, music festivals are usually amazing places to connect, and even find love that is lasting.

Just ask j that is triple and Hosed’s very own Declan Byrne, whom when had a sneaky Splendour connect up with a pal of a friend, Gretel Corrie. Fast forward to eight years later on. They’re now married but still super in love.

Exactly why are festivals such great places to connect?

Because you’re being your free, hedonistic self!

Sexologist Laura Miano (whom came across her partner that is current at festival btw) places it down seriously to escaping the everyday expectations and routines of truth, if perhaps for a few times. Leer más