Sydney group Polaris have been added to the 2019 Download Festival line-up. Polaris have just wrapped their Aussie tour and released their first album, The Mortal Coil, last year to a #6 debut on the ARIA Album Chart.

They join the likes of previously announced acts like the legendary Ozzy Osbourne who leads the 2019 event line-up as part of his final ever worldwide tours. American thrash metal giants Slayer have also chosen Download for their last Aussie stint after announcing their final ever tour earlier this year. 

Judas Priest, Alice In Chains, Ghost, Rise Against, The Amity Affliction and Anthrax are also appearing at the festival, which will be making its way north to Sydney's Parramatta Park for the first time on Saturday 9 March, as well as keeping Melbourne's Flemington Racecourse as its home for a second year on Monday 11 March.

Check out the full announcement here.

Midland Oval, Midland
Download - Sydney
Parramatta Park, Parramatta
Download - Melbourne
Flemington Racecourse, Flemington