Ocean Alley are a Rock band from the Northern Beaches of Sydney, solidifying their position as one of Australia’s most exciting bands both at home and abroad. With two albums under their belt, Lost Tropics (2016) and the critically acclaimed Chiaroscuro (2018) which peaked at #11 on the ARIA Chart and spawned the triple j Hottest 100 #1 and ARIA Top 10 Double Platinum-certified single ‘Confidence’, the band have captivated audiences worldwide with their infectious blend of psychedelic surf-rock, selling out slews of shows wherever they play.
Ocean Alley have decided to use their growing profile, as one of Australia’s emerging names in the music scene, to give back to a cause they are truly passionate about. They have thrown their support behind One-Eighty, assisting with the development of accessible mental health care in their home town of the Northern Beaches, and taking their support of mental health awareness on the road everywhere they go.
Katie is a former elite athlete, health and fitness influencer, and the host of the Better for It podcast for Nova Entertainment. On her podcast she chats to real people who initiate chance and influence the world around them. Katie graduated from the University of Technology Sydney in 2018 with a Bachelor of Sports and Exercise Management. She is passionate about health, wellness, and self-development.
Darcy is a professional surfer born and raised on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. He is passionate about mental health and is eager to do his part in creating greater awareness in the local community and beyond.