Super Flu, Patrick Topping and Patrice Bäumel among first Rainbow Serpent names

Australian bush do juggernaut has announced its first round line-up, including Patrice Bäumel, Patrick Topping and Super Flu (pictured).

Secret Cinema & Egbert live, Way Out West, Oliver Koletzki, Matador, Christopher Lawrence, Eluize, Nakadia, Pixel and Tristan are among the other artists playing the 22nd edition the scene favourite from January 25-28 next year.

More than 100 Australian acts are still to be added to the festival, which also features the work a stack visual artists through outdoor galleries, large-scale installations and multimedia shows at its site about two hours west Melbourne.

Rainbow Serpent launched a community arts foundation earlier this year to fund year-long residencies for visual artists to create a sculpture park and trail to encourage more tourism benefits for local communities.

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