2020 Valentine’s Concert
Direct from their headline Las Vegas residency the City of Joondalup is proud to present Human Nature as they sing the hits of Motown and More at the 2020 Valentine’s Concert. Join Human Nature backed by their all-star band as they sing and dance through the classic hits of Motown, pop and soul including Baby I Need Your Lovin, Dancing in the Street, Uptight and Runaround Sue plus some of Human Nature’s own favorite hits.
Since signing to Sony Music Australia over two decades ago, Human Nature have earned their place as one of the world’s finest pop-vocal groups of the modern era, releasing 13 studio albums (4 of which went to no. 1 in Australia), garnering 26 platinum awards, 15 top 20 singles and five top 10 hits worldwide, with album sales in excess of 2.5 million in Australia alone.
Earlier this year, Human Nature – Andrew Tierney, Mike Tierney, Phil Burton and Toby Allen – were awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for their service to the performing arts and entertainment field and later this month the Australian music icons will also be inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame.
The 2020 Valentine’s Concert will be held on Thursday 13 February 2020 on the picturesque greens of the Joondalup Resort, Connolly.
The 2020 Valentine’s Concert is SOLD OUT, a wait list will not be taken for this event and on-selling of tickets is strictly prohibited. There will not be any tickets available for purchase at the event.
All patrons aged six years and over require a ticket to gain entry to the event. Patrons can present their ticket in hard copy or present their ticket on an electronic device to gain entry to the event. If the patron chooses to present tickets on an electronic device, they must consider the following:
- Turn the brightness up to high to ensure the scanners can pick up the barcode
- Have the e-ticket open with the barcode clearly displayed for scanning by the gate staff
- Avoid using a device with a badly cracked screen.
Residents/ratepayers and concession card holders must present valid identification to gain entry to the venue, along with their tickets.
Residents/ratepayers who have purchased tickets for non-residents must arrive with their guests in order to verify the purchase. The City reserves the right to refuse entry to any patrons who cannot produce the appropriate identification to access the event.
The City reserves the right to refuse entry to any patrons who cannot produce the appropriate identification to access the event.
Accepted forms of identification includes:
- Valid driver’s license that lists a City of Joondalup address; or
- Valid photo identification and proof of residential status (e.g. bill or letter).
- Current rates notice and valid photo identification.
- Valid concession card with proof of residential status (e.g. bill or letter)
Accepted concession cards include seniors’ cards, pensioner concession card, student card, carer card, health care card and Department of Veteran’s Affairs cards.
Transport and Parking
The Valentine’s Concert is held on the picturesque grounds of the Joondalup Resort accessible from Country Club Boulevard, Connolly. As access to the venue is limited patrons are encouraged where possible to walk, carpool or utilise the shuttle bus service. See Accessible event information for accessible transport and parking information.
Patrons driving to the event should allow additional time to access the venue as delays should be expected due to increased traffic in and around the Joondalup Resort before and after the event.
To access the event site all vehicles will be directed by traffic management to drive down Country Club Boulevard, left onto Spyglass Grove before turning into the Country Club car park. At this point traffic controllers and signage will direct drivers to event parking, drop-off/pick-up points, ACROD and accessible parking locations.
The event car park opens at 4.30pm, please note any vehicles onsite earlier will not be permitted access. Event parking is available on the grounds of the Joondalup Country Club, patrons can follow direction of traffic controllers and signage to access event parking. Parking is on the fairways of the golf course, patrons should expect some sloped and uneven areas.
All footpaths, medians and driveways in the surrounding streets of the venue must remain accessible for residents. City Rangers will be patrolling the streets surrounding the venue and will issue fines for any illegal parking.
An allocated drop-off/pick-up point is available adjacent to the Joondalup Country Club, accessible from Spyglass Grove.
Patrons are encouraged to avoid the expected traffic congestion and utilise the shuttle bus services available from Joondalup Bus Station (stand 10) and the Edith Cowan University overflow car park (accessible from the intersection of Grand Boulevard and Kendrew Crescent).
The shuttle bus service will depart every 30 minutes from 4.30pm until 8.00pm and returning 9.00pm – 11.00pm. The shuttle bus service will operate in a loop stopping at both locations on each trip. The shuttle bus service includes an accessible bus that accommodates wheelchairs.
No pre-registration for the shuttle bus services is required. Where possible patrons are encouraged to limit the amount of equipment, they bring on the shuttle bus to ensure the bus can remain on schedule.
Accessible Event Information
The Valentine’s Concert is held on a golf fairway. Therefore, there are some sloped and uneven areas. An accessible viewing area is provided at the venue. This area is offered to patrons with a disability and an accompanying guest with a companion card, on a first come first served basis.
Accessible event toilets will be provided adjacent to the concert site.
Accessible Transport and Parking
ACROD parking will be available onsite in the golf club car park. Please note this is approximately 240 meters from the accessible seating area via a paved pathway. A valid ACROD pass must be displayed to access this parking.
A limited allocation of additional accessible parking bays will be available in the golf club car park for patrons who do not have an ACROD pass but may have difficulty walking. Patrons must call 9400 4921 to register for this parking and a permit will be posted out to them, registration for this parking closes on Wednesday 5 February 2020. Once this allocation has been exhausted no additional bays can be made available ad patrons will have to park in general event parking areas.
Accessible Seating Area
Patrons are not permitted to enter the concert area prior to gates opening at 5.00pm. Any blankets or chairs placed on the green prior to 5.00pm will be removed by event staff. Seating is not reserved and is available on a first come, first served basis. Patrons that sit in areas that are unsafe will be asked to relocate.
Low chairs (no more than 15cm from the ground) are permitted in the low seating area. Higher chairs are only permitted in the high seating area located in the second half of the seating area. Patrons with high seating will be asked to move by security if obstructing the view of others in low seating areas.
Seating is not permitted on the opposite side of the lake (adjacent to the concert seating area). Any patrons found seated in this area will be required to move to the allocated seating area.
Please be aware the concert venue is a privately-owned golf club and resort complex and patrons should behave in a manner befitting the environment. Neat casual attire is a requirement. For the enjoyment of all patrons the City asks that mobile phones are turned to silent during the performance.
The Valentine’s Concert is an adult event and children’s entertainment is not provided. Children under 16 must be under close parental supervision at all times. Ball sports are not permitted in any area of the venue during the concert.
- Cabin-sized esky or cooler bags (up to 26L in size) are permitted
- Small backpacks and bags only
- Picnic rugs
- Low chairs (seat no more than 15cm from the ground) are permitted toward the front of the seating area
- Higher chairs and prams (unless fully disassembled) are only permitted toward the rear of the seating area. Patrons with high seating will be asked to move by security if obstructing the view of others in low seating areas
The following items are not permitted into the venue and will be confiscated:
- Wine spikes
- Banana lounges
- Tents and sun shelters
- Animals (except for assistance animals)
- Dangerous items (e.g. weapons, fireworks, laser pointers)
- Professional audio and video recording devices
A range of food and beverage options will be available for purchase and a complete list of the participating vendors will be made available on the City’s website closer to the event date.
Picnics are also welcome; however, no wine spikes are permitted on the greens. Patrons are permitted to bring their own alcohol to enjoy with a picnic however all alcohol must be consumed responsibly. Any patron who appears to be adversely affected by alcohol and is behaving in an offensive manner may be removed from the Venue.
Alcoholic beverages can be purchased from the Country Club, please see gate attendants for a pass out to access the Country Club.