Elvis Presley Lookalikes Remember Rock n' Roll Legend in Sydney

Published January 12th, 2019 - 09:23 GMT

Hundreds of fans hit trians to an outback festival celebrating their rock 'n' roll idol Elvis Presley who died in the 1970s. His spirit is still alive and well at Sydney's main station Thursday.

People dressed in colourful sequined jumpsuits, blue suede shoes and having used copious amounts of hairspray, lookalikes sang and danced to hits belted out by tribute artists.

 
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Elvis fans arrive at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
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Elvis fans arrive at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes. PETER PARKS / AFP

Elvis fans arrive at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP

Elvis fans arrive at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes. PETER PARKS / AFP

An Elvis fan walks through a train after leaving Central station to head to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019.
SAEED KHAN / AFP

An Elvis fan walks through a train after leaving Central station to head to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. SAEED KHAN / AFP

An Elvis fan uses the train window as a mirror at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. 
PETER PARKS / AFP

An Elvis fan uses the train window as a mirror at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. PETER PARKS / AFP

Elvis fans dance to Elvis songs at Central station before boarding a train to to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. 
PETER PARKS / AFP

Elvis fans dance to Elvis songs at Central station before boarding a train to to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. PETER PARKS / AFP

Elvis fans arrive at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP

Elvis fans arrive at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes. PETER PARKS / AFP

An Elvis fan sits on a train after leaving Central station to head to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP

An Elvis fan sits on a train after leaving Central station to head to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes. PETER PARKS / AFP

The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP

The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes. PETER PARKS / AFP

Elvis fans sit on a train after leaving Central station to head to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP

Elvis fans sit on a train after leaving Central station to head to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes. PETER PARKS / AFP

Elvis fans arrive at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP
Elvis fans arrive at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP
An Elvis fan walks through a train after leaving Central station to head to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019.
SAEED KHAN / AFP
An Elvis fan uses the train window as a mirror at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. 
PETER PARKS / AFP
Elvis fans dance to Elvis songs at Central station before boarding a train to to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. 
PETER PARKS / AFP
Elvis fans arrive at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP
An Elvis fan sits on a train after leaving Central station to head to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP
The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP
Elvis fans sit on a train after leaving Central station to head to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP
Elvis fans arrive at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP
Elvis fans arrive at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes. PETER PARKS / AFP
Elvis fans arrive at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP
Elvis fans arrive at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes. PETER PARKS / AFP
An Elvis fan walks through a train after leaving Central station to head to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019.
SAEED KHAN / AFP
An Elvis fan walks through a train after leaving Central station to head to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. SAEED KHAN / AFP
An Elvis fan uses the train window as a mirror at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. 
PETER PARKS / AFP
An Elvis fan uses the train window as a mirror at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. PETER PARKS / AFP
Elvis fans dance to Elvis songs at Central station before boarding a train to to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. 
PETER PARKS / AFP
Elvis fans dance to Elvis songs at Central station before boarding a train to to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. PETER PARKS / AFP
Elvis fans arrive at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP
Elvis fans arrive at Central station before boarding a train to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes. PETER PARKS / AFP
An Elvis fan sits on a train after leaving Central station to head to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP
An Elvis fan sits on a train after leaving Central station to head to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes. PETER PARKS / AFP
The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP
The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes. PETER PARKS / AFP
Elvis fans sit on a train after leaving Central station to head to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes.
PETER PARKS / AFP
Elvis fans sit on a train after leaving Central station to head to The Parkes Elvis Festival, in Sydney on January 10, 2019. The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual event celebrating the music and life of Elvis Presley in the New South Wales town of Parkes. PETER PARKS / AFP