7 things to discover at Tropfest 25

Tropfest is entirely focused on great films, supporting filmmakers, and leading positive change in Australia’s film and entertainment industry.

But on the day of Tropfest 25, we’re more than just great films.

We’re here to provide you with an amazing experience with your friends and family. As you watch our 32 finalists – across Tropfest and Trop Jr – we’re making sure your day is as fun as it can be.

Make sure you check out these activities on the day!

Live Performances

At Tropfest 25, we’ll be bringing out three awesome bands to give you an unforgettable live set experience.

We’re kicking off in the evening – starting from 5pm – with performances from L-Fresh The Lion, Lime Cordiale and Hey Geronimo!

You’ll be able to rock out, with your mates, and enjoy a concert atmosphere right at Tropfest 25!

Nova 96.9 Chill Out Zone

Our friends over at Nova 96.9, are giving you the chance to relax, kick back and play a few rounds of ping pong with your friends and family. They’ll also be a video booth and some comfy bean bags and reclining chairs to relax into.

Make sure you follow the Nova 96.9 signs on the day to find the Nova 96.9 Chill Out Zone.

24 Past Winning Films

From 2pm, we’ll be playing all 24 past winners of Tropfest at Parramatta Park. Take a deep dive into our history with some of Australia’s most celebrated, discussed and laughter inducing films.

From the first Tropfest winning film Art Ache to last year’s winner Shiny, it’ll keep you entertained all day.

Tropfest Parramatta Westfields Black Carpet

Was that? Did you see? Is that actually..?

Could you have a film premiere without celebrities and a black – not red! – carpet. Proudly presented by Westfields Parramatta, the Black Carpet is your chance to get a glimpse of our world renowned judging panel and our finalists for Tropfest 25.

The CGU Insurance Selfie Competition

Make sure you check out the HUGE Parramatta sign that CGU Insurance have constructed for Tropfest 25! You won’t miss it!

To celebrate Tropfest 25, CGU Insurance is giving you the chance to win one of five $1000 prepaid visa cards. To enter, take a selfie with the Parramatta sign and Instagram it with the tag #cgutropfest.

Uber Lounge

Uber won’t just get you to Tropfest 25, and drop you home, at Parramatta Park they’ll also be setting up the UberLOUNGE!

An area where you’ll get to relax and lounge about while watching some great films!

Finalist Films!

And of course – how could we not mention? – our 16 film premieres for Tropfest 25.

Here’s what you came for! With 16 finalist films, you’ll have a great time seeing what this year’s best has produced.