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Tonk Girl's Gig Guide - updated 18 June 2018

If you have info that you think should be in the Gig Guide,to send an email to Tonkgirl, Nu Country's top gigger.

Please note that the information on this page comes from different sources and we take no responsibility for its accuracy or otherwise.

You are advised to contact the venues to confirm whether the advertised gig is still scheduled to take place at the specified location.

International Artists
Music Festivals
Local Artists

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International Artists

GRANGER SMITH (Texas)

2018 tour with Jasmine Rae

July 25 - Rooty Hill RSL

July 26 - Village Green Hotel Mulgrave

July 27 - Dalrymple Hotel, Garbutt/Townsville

July 28 - Groundwater Country Music Festival Broadbeach/Gold Coast.

More info http://www.grangersmith.com

JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE

04/07/18 - Brunswick , VIC-The Spotted Mallard

Tickets from The Spotted Mallard

05/07/18 -Oakleigh, VIC-Caravan Music Club

Tickets from Caravan Music Club

06/07/18 -Upwey, VIC-Skylark Room

Tickets from The Skylark Room

07/07/18 -Queenscliff, VIC-Queenscliff Town Hall

Tickets from Queenscliff Town Hall

10/07/18 -Chippendale, NSW-Lansdowne Hotel

Tickets from Lansdowne Hotel

12/07/18 - 15/07/18 -Bellingen, NSW-Bello Winter Festival

Tickets available from Bello Winter Music Festival

13/07/18 -Hardy's Bar, NSW-Hardy's Bay RSL

Tickets from Hardy's Bay RSL

More info at http://lovepolice.com.au/justin-townes-earle-july-2018

JOSHUA HEDLEY with LILLIE MAE

19/07/18 - Newtown , NSW-Leadbelly

Tickets from Leadbelly

20/07/18 -Marrickville, NSW-Marrickville Bowls Club

Tickets from Marrickville Bowling Club

21/07/18 -Castlemaine, VIC-Bridge Hotel

Tickets from Bridge Hotel

22/07/18 -Melbourne, VIC-Northcote Social Club

** MATINEE SHOW ** Tickets from Northcote Social Club

26/07/18 -Oakleigh, VIC-Caravan Music Club

Tickets from Caravan Music Club

27/07/18 - 29/07/18 -Gold Coast, QLD-Groundwater Country Music Festival

** FREE EVENT ** More info at Groundwater Country Music Festival

More info at http://lovepolice.com.au/joshua-hedley-lillie-mae-july-2018

SHANIA TWAIN

Now Tour 2018

Friday November 30 - Perth Arena
Sunday December 2 - Botanic Park, Adelaide
Wednesday December 5 - Brisbane Entertainment Centre
Saturday December 8 - Hope Estate Winery, Hunter Valley
Tuesday December 11 - Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne
Friday December 14 - Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney

Tickets On Sale 10am Friday February 9

Telstra Thanks Pre-Sale: 10am February 5 Until 10am February 7

Further info at https://www.livenation.com.au/artists/shania-twain

Music Festivals

GROUNDWATER COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL 2018 – July 27-29

Broadbeach – Gold Coast, Queensland.

Free Entry

International artists

Granger Smith ask Earl Dibbles JR

Joshua Hedley

Lillie Mae

National artists

The McClymonts

Kirsty Lee Akers

Catherine Britt & The Cold, Cold Hearts

Bill Chambers

O'Shea

The Hillbilly Goats

Melody Moko

The Morrisons

Troy Kemp

Travellin' Still: The Songs Of Slim Dusty With Pete Denahy & The Travelling Country Band

Hurricane Fall

Doug Bruce

Casey Barnes

Country Music Cocktails

Further info - http://groundwatercmf.com

Local Artists

KASEY CHAMBERS

CAMPFIRE TOUR DATES

Thursday 21 JUNE – SEYMOUR CENTRE, SYDNEY

Friday 22 JUNE – ANITA'S THEATRE, THIRROUL

Saturday 23 JUNE – PANTHERS, BATHURST

Sunday 24 JUNE – CANBERRA PLAYHOUSE THEATRE.

Thursday 28 JUNE – THE EVENT CENTRE, CALOUNDRA

Friday 29 JUNE – TWIN TOWNS, TWEED HEADS

Sunday 1 JULY – BRISBANE POWERHOUSE, BRISBANE

Thursday 5 JULY – THE DESERT CAVE, COOBER PEDY

Saturday 7 JULY – ARALUEN ARTS CENTRE, ALICE SPRINGS

Wednesday 11 JULY – FRANKSTON ARTS CENTRE

Thursday 12 JULY – BURRINJA THEATRE, UPWEY

Friday 13 JULY – THE PALMS AT CROWN, MELBOURNE

Saturday 14 JULY – THE PLAYHOUSE GPAC, GEELONG

Thursday 19 JULY – ALBURY THEATRE

Saturday 21 JULY – DUBBO RSL

Thursday 2 AUGUST – NORTHERN FESTIVAL THEATRE, PORT PIRIE

Friday 3 AUGUST – THEBARTON THEATRE, ADELAIDE

Saturday 4 AUGUST – SIR ROBERT HELPMANN THEATRE, MT GAMBIER

Sunday 5 AUGUST – LIGHTHOUSE THEATRE, WARRNAMBOOL

Thursday 9 AUGUST – TANKS, CAIRNS

Wednesday 15 AUGUST – WEST GIPPSLAND ARTS CENTRE, WARRAGUL

Friday 17 AUGUST – REGENT THEATRE, YARRAM

Saturday 18 AUGUST – WONTHAGGI ARTS CENTRE

More info & tickets at http://kaseychambers.com/#tour-dates

CATHERINE BRITT & THE COLD COLD HEARTS

TOUR DATES

Thu July 12th- Reef Hotel - Cairns QLD
https://www.reefcasino.com.au / 07 4030 8888

Sun July 15th - Rainforest Ranch – Byfield QLD
www.rainforestranch.com.au / 0447 555 186

Fri July 20th- Maryborough Sports Club – Maryborough QLD
https://www.maryboroughsportsclub.com.au / 07 4123 1499

Sat July 21st- Royal Hotel  - Gympie QLD
www.theroyalgympie.com.au / 07 5482 1144

Sun July 22nd- Lefty's Old Time Music Hall - Brisbane QLD
https://www.leftysoldtimemusichall.com
For bookings, contact:info@leftysmusichall.com

Fri 27th– Sat July 28th- Groundwater CM Festival
www.groundwatercmf.com / 07 5656 0100

Fri 10th- Sat Aug 11th- Sawtell RSL Club – Sawtell NSW
https://sawtellrsl.com.au / 02 6653 1577

Fri Aug 31st - Rooty Hill RSL Club – Rooty Hill NSW
https://rootyhillrsl.com.au / 02 9625 5500

Sat Sept 1st- Lizottes  - Newcastle NSW
www.lizottes.com.au / 02 4956 2066

Fri Nov 2nd- Ettalong Diggers – Ettalong Beach NSW
www.ettalongdiggers.com / 02 4343 0111

Sat Nov 3rd - Harmonie-German Club – Canberra ACT
www.harmonieclub.com.au / 02 6295 9853

Fri Nov 16th- Commercial Club - Albury NSW
https://www.commercialclubalbury.com.au / 02 6057 2000

Sat Nov 17th- Club Mulwala – Mulwala NSW
www.clubmulwala.com.au / 03 5744 2331

Thu Nov 22nd- Coomealla Club - Dareton VIC
https://www.coomeallaclub.com.au /03 5027 4505

Fri Nov 23rd- Pretoria Hotel - Mannum SA
www.pretoriahotel.com.au / 08 8569 1109

Sat Nov 24th- Trinity Sessions - Adelaide SA
https://www.trinitysessions.org /0401 122 256

Fri Nov 30th- Noojee Pub – Noojee VIC
www.noojeehotel.com.au / 03 5628 9514

Sat Dec 1st - Live at Bundy Hall - Bundalaguah VIC
http://bundyhall.org.au / 0429 352 373

Wed Jan 23rd– The Longyard Hotel – Tamworth NSW
www.oztix.com.au

CATHERINE BRITT'S FORTHCOMING ALBUM ‘CATHERINE BRITT & THE COLD COLD HEARTS' OUT JULY 20TH through Lost Highway Australia/Universal Music Australia

PRE-ORDER FROM HERE: https://CatherineBritt.lnk.to/CBTCCH

www.catherinebritt.com

BLAKE O'CONNOR

TOUR DATES

*Highway Sky Tour with Adam Eckersley & Brooke McClymont

July 7    Dubbo RSL, Dubbo NSW*

BLAKE O'CONNOR | DEBUT SINGLE | TRAVELIN' MAN | AT RADIO TODAY
BLAKE O'CONNOR | SELFT TITLE EP | OUT June 1

More info https://www.blakeoconnormusic.com

SARA STORER & SUNNY COWGIRLS

LAND & LOVE TOUR DATES - JUNE-JULY 2018

JUNE – 2018

FRI 22ND - GOULBURN WORKERS CLUB
https://www.outix.co/tickets/event/sara-storer-the-sunny-cowgirls-love-land-tour-2018

SAT 23RD - OBERON RSL CLUB
https://www.outix.co/tickets/event/sara-storer-the-sunny-cowgirls

JULY – 2018

FRI 6TH - CAPITAL THEATRE BENDIGO
http://www.thecapital.com.au/Whats_On

SAT 7TH - HAMILTON PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE
https://tickets.hamiltonpac.com.au/

FRI 27TH - BOMBALA RSL CLUB
http://www.clubbombala.com.au/Live-Acts-Dates

SAT 28TH - BRAIDWOOD SERVICEMEN'S CLUB
https://www.braidwoodservicemensclub.com.au/

TRAVIS COLLINS

TOUR DATES:

July 11: Big Red Bash – Birdsville, QLD

August 11: Mt. Isa Mines Rodeo – Mt. Isa, QLD

August 24: Gympie Muster – Gympie, QLD

September 15: Brisbane Racing Country Music Day – Hamilton, QLD

September 29: Deni Ute Muster – Deniliquin, NSW

October 27: VDL Festival – Biloela, QLD

November 3: Melton Mowbray Rodeo – Melton, TAS

More info https://www.traviscollins.com.au/

ADAM BRAND

'MILESTONES… 20 YEARS' TOUR DATES:

June 23: Mudgeeraba Show – Mudgeeraba, QLD

July 10: Big Red Bash – Birdsville, QLD

July 13: Kedron-Wavell Services Club – Brisbane, QLD

July 14: Rooty Hill RSL – Sydney, NSW

July 20: Huntington Tavern – Kempton, TAS

July 21: Hotel Tasmania - Launceston, TAS

July 22: Winnaleah Hotel – Winnaleah, TAS

August 18: Weethalle Show – Weethalle, NSW

August 24: Que Bar – Wagga Wagga, NSW

August 25: Kinross Woolshed – Albury, NSW

September 14: O'Donoghues Irish Pub – Sydney, NSW

September 15: Central Hotel – Ungarie, NSW

September 16: Armatree Hotel – Armatree, NSW

October 5: Falcon Hotel – Kanyapella, VIC (SOLD OUT)

October 6: 5 Rivers Outback Festival – Balranald, NSW

October 7: Creekside Hotel – Warracknabeal, NSW

October 12: Raymond Terrace Bowling Club – Raymond Terrace, NSW

October 13: Mt. Hunter Stampede – Mt. Hunter, NSW

October 14: Royal Hotel – Bungendore, NSW

November 16: Churchill Hotel – Churchill, VIC

November 17: Mac's Hotel – Melton, VIC

November 18: Railway Hotel – Murchison, VIC

More info and tickets: http://www.adambrandmusic.com/tour-dates

GRAEME CONNORS

‘FROM THE BACKCOUNTRY' TOUR DATES

TICKETS ON-SALE FRIDAY 11TH MAY (EXCEPT * ON-SALE NOW) FROM
WWW.GRAEMECONNORS.COM

TOUR DATES:


AUGUST

SAT 4TH: Mackay Entertainment Centre* - Mackay, Qld
Tix: www.themecc.com.au / ph. 07 4961 9777

SUN 26TH: Blackall Heartland Festival - Blackall, Qld
Tix: www.blackallheartlandfestival.com.au

SEPTEMBER

SAT 15TH: Empire Theatre - Toowoomba, Qld
Tix: www.empiretheatre.com.au / ph. 1300 655 299

SAT 22ND: Riverway Arts Centre - Thuringowa, Qld
TIX: www.whatson.townsville.qld.gov.au / ph. 07 47738889

OCTOBER

FRI 5TH: Lismore Workers Club - Lismore, NSW
Tix: www.lismoreworkers.com.au / ph.  02 6621 7401

SAT 6TH: C.ex - Woolgoolga, NSW
Tix: www.cex.com.au/see/buy-tickets/ / ph. 02 6652 3888

SUN 7TH: Lizottes - Newcastle, NSW
Tix: www.lizottes.com.au / ph. 02 49562066

MON 8TH: Wed 17th Cruisin' Country No. 8* - Departs Sydney, NSW
Tix: www.cruisincountry.com.au

THU 18TH: Dubbo RSL Club - Dubbo, NSW
Tix: www.dubborsl.com.au / ph. 02 6882 4411

SAT 20TH: White Cliffs Community Hall - White Cliffs, NSW
Tix: http://www.centraldarling.nsw.gov.au

SUN 21ST: Coomealla Memorial Sporting Club - Dareton, NSW
Tix: www.coomeallaclub.com.au / ph. 03 5027 4505

D HENRY FENTON

July 29 - Ground Water, Broadbeach QLD (with James Blundell & Friends)
** More shows to be announced soon

More info at http://www.dhenryfenton.com

KRISTY COX

ROOTS & BRANCHES AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2018

Fri 17 Aug - Saints & Sailors, Portarlington VIC
Sat 18 Aug - Sale Greyhound Club, Sale VIC
Sun 19 Aug - Goldmines Hotel, Bendigo VIC
Mon 20 Aug - Bittern House Concert, Bittern VIC
Wed 22 Aug - Tourist Hotel, Queanbeyan NSW
Thur 23 Aug - City Sider, Tamworth NSW
Sat 25 Aug - Gympie Muster, Gympie QLD
Sun 26 Aug - Gympie Muster, Gympie QLD
Fri 31 Aug - Trinity Sessions, Adelaide SA
Sat 1 Sept - The Barn at Wombat Flat, Neale Flat SA

More info http://www.kristycox.com/tour

JOHN FLANAGAN TRIO

NATIONAL TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED:

WED 27 JUNE | SMITH'S ALTERNATIVE | CANBERRA, ACT
THU 28 JUNE | DJANGO BAR | SYDNEY, NSW 
SAT 30 JUNE | MEGAN HALL | MEGAN, NSW
SUN 1 JULY | THE LENNOX SESSIONS | LENNOX HEAD, NSW
THU 05 JULY | THE JUNK BAR | BRISBANE, QLD
FRI 06 JULY | PELICAN PLAYHOUSE | GRAFTON, NSW
SAT 07 JULY | WAUCHOPE ARTS | WAUCHOPE, NSW
SUN 08 JULY | THE JUNKYARD | MAITLAND, NSW

More info at http://www.johnflanagan.net

BRAD COX

Highway Sky Tour

Presented by CMC & KIX Country Network
New shows on-Sale Friday 2nd March
from www.adamandbrookemusic.com and the venues

*Guest of Adam Eckersley & Brooke McClymont


JUNE 2018

Tuesday June 19 Kalgoorlie Hotel, WA*
Saturday June 23 Cobar Bowling & Golf Club NSW*
Thursday June 28 - Jindabyne Cinema, Jindabyne NSW

July 2018

Friday July 13 Toyota Hats Off To Country, The Albert Hotel, Tamworth
NSW
Saturday July 14 Toyota Hats Off To Country, Wests, Tamworth NSW 8pm
Guest of Adam Harvey
Saturday July 14 Toyota Hats Off To Country, The Albert Hotel, Tamworth
NSW 9pm
Friday July 20 Cambridge Hotel, Newcastle NSW
Friday July 27 Groundwater Country Music Festival, Broadbeach QLD

August 2018

Thursday August 2 Spotted Mallard, Melbourne VIC
Saturday August 4 Country Rocks Under The Stars Braidwood Showgrounds,
NSW
Thursday August 9 Heritage Hotel, Bulli NSW
Friday August 10 Transit Bar, Canberra ACT
Sunday August 12 Central Coast Country Music Festival, The Entrance NSW
Thursday August 23 No 5 Church St, Bellingen
Saturday August 24 Gympie Music Muster, Gympie QLD
Sunday August 25 Lefty's Old Time Music Hall, Brisbane QLD
Friday August 31 Lead Belly, Newtown Sydney NSW

September 2018

Sunday September 9 Home Tavern, Wagga Wagga NSW
Friday September 21 Outback Experience, Katherine NT
Saturday September 22 Noonmah Rodeo Final, Noonmah NT
Friday September 28 Deniliquin Ute Muster, Deniliquin NSW
Saturday November 10 Tunes On The Turf, Dunedoo NSW

Tickets available at www.BradCoxOfficial.com

ADAM ECKERSLEY & BROOKE MCCLYMONT

TOUR DATES

JUN 19 - The Bell House Brooklyn, NY

JUN 23 - Cobar Bowling and Golf Club Cobar, Australia

JUN 29 - Woodburn Evans Head RSL Club Evans Head, Australia

JUN 30 - Bay Central Tavern Pialba, Australia

JUL 07 - Dubbo RSL Memorial Club Dubbo, Australia

More info and tickets http://www.adamandbrookemusic.com

PRINCE OF WALES public bar – Fitzroy Street, St Kilda

Other Tuesday nights – former Nu Country FM DJ Bayside Bob Crain and special singer-songwriter guests – all free shows.

Further info - The Taste of Indie Collective https://www.facebook.com/TheTasteOfIndieCollective

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