Band Profile


“A soaring slice of stadium indie-rock” – Pilerats

“Loving the slightly gothic vibes, and that pulsing bass.” – Richard Kingsmill, Triple J

“Indie-rock lords WHARVES have taken things up a notch” – Life Without Andy

“Uneasy and unbearably hypnotic all at once” – Happy

WHARVES is an indie rock band based in Lennox Head on the far north coast of NSW Australia. Members Matt Collins (Vocals, Guitar), Mike Watson (Guitar), Scott Finch (Bass) and Fraser Perrott (Drums) formed only just over 2 years ago but have firmly cemented themselves as a highly popular member of the Australian indie scene.

Teaming up with esteemed booking agency 123, WHARVES amazing live set has been in demand with them supporting bands such as Wolfmother, Rolling Blackouts Costal Fever, Kingswood, Ocean Alley and Jack River and playing Festivals such as Falls Festival, Festival of the Sun and showcasing at Bigsound Festival.

WHARVES have even created their own all ages music festival “Beach Sounds” with co-promoter Lennox Groove and it has quickly made its mark as a taste-maker festival to keep an eye on.

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