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Australian New Wave Bands List

Updated October 13, 2018 5.5k views37 items

List of Australian new wave bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as new wave solo artists from Australia are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Australian music that you've never heard before. The new wave bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Australia. If you think the best Australian new wave band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different bands, including Michael Hutchence and INXS.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular new wave bands from Australia?" and "Which new wave bands started in Australia?" then this list will answer your questions.