RIVER Sessions organiser, of 4Eva Young Entertainment Adrian Young has praised the punters who attended yesterday's music festival.

More than 5000 fans were counted through the gates, as music lovers listened to headlining artists like Illy, The Amity Afflication and Rufus.

"The crowd were absolutely fantastic," he said.

This year Mr Young made some changes to the festival layout. 

"It was free flowing and we had a lot more venders, like a masseuse and clothing stores."


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