Gigs 2018

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Jan 2018
Thu 4th 7:00 pm The Royal Standard Hotel, 69-71 Stanley Street Toora (I’m hosting the monthly “Open Mic” !!) .Phone 5686 2475
Sun 7th 2:30 pm The Micawber Tavern, 61-65 Monbulk Road Belgrave http://www.micawbertavern.com.au/ . Phone 9754 8660
Sun 14th 2:00 pm Corte Restaurant/Wine Bar, 115 Bay Street Port Melbourne https://www.facebook.com/corteportmelbourne/. Phone 9646 7697
Thu 18th Temora (NSW) House Concert TBA
Fri 19th 2:15 pm Illawarra Folk Festival (NSW) http://www.illawarrafolkfestival.com.au/“The Chapel”
Sat 20th 10:30 am Illawarra Folk Festival (NSW) http://www.illawarrafolkfestival.com.au/ “Black Diamond Marquee”
Sub 21st 2:45 pm Illawarra Folk Festival (NSW) http://www.illawarrafolkfestival.com.au/ “Slacky Flat Bar”
Sun 28th 2:00 pm Corte Restaurant/Wine Bar, 115 Bay Street Port Melbourne https://www.facebook.com/corteportmelbourne/.Phone 9646 7697
Feb 2018
Thu 1st 7:00 pm Royal Standard Hotel, 69-71 Stanley Street, Toora - Hosting the monthly “Open Mic” . All welcome! Phone 5686 2475
Sun 4th 2:30 pm The Micawber Tavern , 61-65 Monbulk Road Belgrave. http://www.micawbertavern.com.au/ Phone 9754 8660
Fri 9th 7:00 pm Australian Blues Music Festival , Goulburn , NSW https://www.australianbluesmusic.com.au/ Workers Club Lounge – A GREAT EVENT!!
Sat 10th 7:30 pm Australian Blues Music Festival , Goulburn , NSW https://www.australianbluesmusic.com.au/ Workers Club Lounge – A GREAT EVENT!!
Wed 14th 8:30 pm The Lomond Hotel, Acoustic Sessions (3 acts) 225 Nicholson Street, Brunswick http://lomondhotel.com.au/ Phone 9380 1752
Sun 18th 3:00 pm Rosebank North , 149 Warrandyte Road , Ringwood North https://www.rosebanknorth.com.au/ Phone 9870 6117 – New Venue!!
Sun 25th 2:00 pm Corte Restaurant/Wine Bar, 115 Bay Street Port Melbourne , Phone 9646 7697 https://www.facebook.com/corteportmelbourne/
Mar 2018
Thu 1st 7:00 pm The Royal Standard Hotel , 69 Stanley Street Toora. Phone 5686 2475 I’m running the monthly “open mic”. All welcome!
Sat 3rd PERFORMING WITH “STARS” AT THE PALAIS https://starsofficial.com/. GOLD 104FM CONCERT
Sun 4th 2:30 pm MICAWBER TAVERN , 61-65 MONBULK ROAD, BELGRAVE PHONE 9754 8660 http://www.micawbertavern.com.au/
Fri-Sun 9-11th PORT FAIRY FOLK FESTIVAL https://www.portfairyfolkfestival.com/
Fri 16th 6:00 pm Corte Bar/Restaurant 115 Bay Street, Port Melbourne Phone 9646 7697 https://www.facebook.com/corteportmelbourne/
Sun 18th 3:00 pm The Public Brewery, 13 Lacey Street Croydon. Phone 9725 5864 https://thepublicbrewery.com.au/
Sat 24th 7:00 pm The Tolmie Tavern , 2798 Mansfield –Whitfield Road Tolmie, Phone 5776 2389 https://www.tolmietavern.com/
Sun 25th 7:00 pm The Prince of Wales Hotel , Elwood Blues Club, 2 Acland Street St Kilda A solo spot and joining the house band! http://www.elwoodbluesclub.com.au
Sat 31st 1:00 pm Hickinbotham Winery , 194 Nepean Highway Dromana Phone 5981 0355 http://www.hickinbotham.biz/
Apr 2018
Sun 1st 2:30 pm Micawber Tavern; 61-65 Monbulk Road Belgrave. Phone 754 8660 http://www.micawbertavern.com.au/food
Thu 5th 7:00 pm Royal Standard Hotel, 69-71 Stanley Street, Toora; Hosting “open mic” ; Phone 5686 2475
Sat 7th 7:00 pm Tolmie Tavern ; 2798 Mansfield-Whitfield Road Tolmie ; https://www.tolmietavern.com/ Phone 5776 2389
Sun 8th 3:00 pm Rosebank North ; 149-151 Warrandyte Road Ringwood North. https://www.rosebanknorth.com.au/ Phone 9870 6117
Fri 13th Thornbury Theatre – Album launch for Stars “Boundary Rider” http://www.thethornburytheatre.com/ & https://www.starsofficial.com/
Fri 20th The Basement, Sydney https://www.starsofficial.com/ with Stars
Sat 21st The Centro, Wollongong https://www.starsofficial.com/ with Stars
Sun 22nd Lizottes, Newcastle https://www.starsofficial.com/ with Stars
Sun 29th 3:00 pm Public Brewery, 13 Lacey Street, Croydon. https://thepublicbrewery.com.au/
May 2018
Tue 1st 8:00 pm MBAS Guest Artist - https://www.mbas.org.au/ Flemington Bowling Club 407 -411 Racecourse Road, Flemington
Sat 5th 11:45 am “The Grampians Grape Escape Festival , Halls Gaphttp://grampiansgrapeescape.com.au/
Sun 13th 2:30 pm Micawber Tavern; 61-65 Monbulk Road Belgrave; Phone 754 8660 http://www.micawbertavern.com.au/food
Sat 19th White Cliffs Festival (NSW) https://whitecliffsmusicfestival.com.au/
Fri 25th 12:45 pm In store performance and presentation of “The River Flows ” Basement Discs, Block Arcade http://www.basementdiscs.com.au/category/in-store-performances/
Sun 27th 3:00 pm Rosebank North 149-151 Warrandyte Road, Ringwood North Phone 9870 6117 https://www.rosebanknorth.com.au/
Wed 30th 8:30 pm The Lomond Hotel, 225 Nicholson Street Brunswick “Acoustic Sessions” 3 acts from 8.30pm Phone 9380 1752 http://lomondhotel.com.au/
Jun 2018
Sun 3rd 3:00 pm Rosebank North , Restaurant/Bar 149-151 Warrandyte Road Ringwood North, Phone 9870 6117 https://www.rosebanknorth.com.au/
Sun 10th 1:00 pm Big Pig Little Pig – Bar/Restaurant 35 Ebden Street Moorabbin Phone 95558160 http://bigpiglittlepig.com.au/ New venue!
Wed 13th 8:30 pm The Lomond Hotel , 225 Nicholson Street Brunswick Phone 9380 1752 http://lomondhotel.com.au/ performing with Mick Pealing!
Sun 17th 2:30 pm MICAWBER TAVERN , 65-71 Monbulk Road, Belgrave phone 9754 8660 http://www.micawbertavern.com.au/
Sun 24th 5:30 pm The Lomond Hotel 225 Nicholson Street Brunswick Phone 9380 1752 http://lomondhotel.com.au/ WITH “THE BLUE STRINGS” !! (Pete, Paul, Liz)
Fri 29th 7:00 pm Wyreena, Conservatory Café Concert – Supper and show. Bookings essential. 13-25 Hull Road, Croydon. http://theconservatorycafe.com.au/ ($30)
Sat 20th 1:00 pm Hickinbotham Winery, 194 Nepean Highway Dromana Phone 5981 0355 https://www.hickinbotham.biz/
Jul 2018
Sun 1st 3:00 pm Croydon Public Brewery , 13 Lacey Street, Croydon Phone 9725 5864 https://thepublicbrewery.com.au/
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Fri 6th 8:30 pm The Semaphore Workers Club, 93 Esplanade Semaphore Phone 08 84499110 https://www.facebook.com/pages/Semaphore-Workers-Club/166764070030867
Sat 7th 8:00 pm HATS Arts- Auburn Courthouse Concert https://www.hatsincsa.com/ St Vincent Street Auburn; Phone 08 8492 2420. Bookings please.
Sun 8th 3:00 pm House Concert, Glengowrie. Bookings and info – georgiadarcy5211@gmail.com
VICTORIA
Sat 14th 7:00 pm The Tolmie Tavern , 2798 Mansfield – Whitfield Road, Tolmie Phone 57762389 https://www.tolmietavern.com/coming-up-events
Sun 15th 4:00 pm The Drunken Poet , 65 Peel Street West Melbourne, Phone 9348 9797 http://www.thedrunkenpoet.com.au/
Sat 21st WITH “STARS” The Doncaster Shoppingtown Hotel https://starsofficial.com/
Sat 28th Echuca Winter Blues Festival http://winterblues.com.au/
Sun 29th Echuca Winter Blues Festival http://winterblues.com.au/
Aug 2018
Thu 2nd 9:00 pm Hume Blues Club 19 Harding Street, Coburg http://www.humebluesclub.com/blues-jamnights.htm
Sat 4th 12:00 pm / 11:30 pm Melbourne Guitar Show (Caulfield Racecourse) Solo concert 12pm Hosting “Blues and Roots Show, Stellar Line-up” http://www.australianmusician.com.au/melbourne-guitar-show/ 1.30pm
Sun 5th 2:00 pm Melbourne Guitar Show (Caulfield Racecourse) Hosting “The World of Acoustic Guitar , Stellar Line-up” http://www.australianmusician.com.au/melbourne-guitar-show/
Sat 11th 1:00 pm Hickinbotham Winery, 194 Nepean Highway Dromana , Phone 59810355 https://www.hickinbotham.biz/
Sun 12th 2:30 pm Micawber Tavern 65-71 Monbulk Road Belgrave, Phone 9754 8660 http://www.micawbertavern.com.au/
Fri 17th 6:00 pm Ciao Cielo (formerly Corte) 115 Bay Street Port Melbourne , Phone 9646 7697 https://ciaocielo.com.au/
Sun 19th 5:00 pm Bay Hotel Mordialloc , 2 Centreway Mordialloc Phone 9588 2066 http://www.thebaymordialloc.com.au/
Sun 26th 3:00 pm The Public Brewery, 13 Lacey Street Croydon, Phone 725 5864 https://thepublicbrewery.com.au/
Wed 29th 8:30 pm The Lomond Hotel Acoustic Sessions (3 acts) 225 Nicholson Street, Brunswick Phone 93801752 http://lomondhotel.com.au/
Fri 31st 6:00 pm Ciao Cielo (formerly Corte) 115 Bay Street Port Melbourne , Phone 9646 7697 https://ciaocielo.com.au/
Sep 2018
Sat 1st 1:00 pm St Andrews Hotel, Main Road St Andrews. Phone 97101201. A great venue back on deck! https://www.facebook.com/StAndrewshotelStAndrews/
Sun 2nd 12:00 pm “Big Pig Little Pig” 35 Ebden Street, Moorabbin , Phone 95558160 http://bigpiglittlepig.com.au/
Sun 9th 3:00 pm Ciao Celo (formerly Corte) 115 Bay Street Port Melbourne
Sun 16th 2:30 pm Micawber Tavern http://www.micawbertavern.com.au/ Phone 9754 8660 Corner Monbulk Road and Gully Crescent, Belgrave
TOURING      
Fri 21st 8:00 pm The Manly Fig , at The Balgowlah Bowling Club, 24 Bareena Drive, Balgowlah Heights (Sydney) http://themanlyfig.org/Index.html  (3 acts) Only Sydney show!
Sat 22nd 7:30 pm The Austrian Club , Mawson ACT,  5 Mountevans Street. ($20/$15) Phone 6286 5793
Sun 23rd 2:00 pm The Wandiligong Hotel VIC, 580 Morses Creek Road, Wandiligonghttps://www.thewandipub.com/ Phone 5750 1050
Wed 26th 8:30 pm The Lomond Hotel , 225 Nicholson Street, Brunswick. Phone 9380 1752 http://lomondhotel.com.au/  “Acoustic Sessions”. I’m playing with Mick Pealing (https://www.mickpealing.com/ )
Sun 30th   The Lomond Hotel, 225 Nicholson Street, Brunswick. Phone 9380 1752http://lomondhotel.com.au/  5pm – with “The Blue Strings” !!
Oct 2018
Thu 4th 8:30 pm The Caravan Club , 1 Victor Road Bentleigh; East Phone 95794512. Special show with the “Boogie Woogie Piano Queen” , Jan Preston (and Liz Frencham on double bass) https://www.caravanmusic.com.au/
Sat 6th 6:00 pm Hickinbotham Winery, 194 Nepean Highway Dromana Phone 5981 0355 Special show with the ”Boogie Woogie Piano Queen” , Jan Preston ; Dinner from 6pm; Tickets $25 https://www.hickinbotham.biz/
Sun 7th 3:00 pm Rosebank North 149-151 Warrandyte Road , Ringwood North; Phone 9870 6117 https://www.rosebanknorth.com.au/
Sun 14th 2:00 pm Dainton Brewery ; 560 Frankston-Dandenong Road , Carrum Downs; Phone 9775 0344 http://www.daintonbrewing.com.au/
Sun 21st 3:00 pm Royal Exchange Hotel , 64 Princes Highway Traralgon With Mick Pealing! https://www.royalexchangetraralgon.com.au/
Sat 27th 1pm Hickinbotham Winery, 194 Nepean Highway Dromana Phone 5981 0355https://www.hickinbotham.biz/
Sun 28th 3:00 pm Croydon Public Brewery ; 13 Lacey Street Croydon ; Phone 9725 5864 https://thepublicbrewery.com.au/sunday_sessions
Nov 2018
      Touring with 'Stars'https://www.starsofficial.com/ . All 'Stars' shows can be booked online via the website.
Thu 1st   The Harmonie German Club, Canberra ACT
Fri 2nd   The Rooty Hill RSL , Sydney NSW
Sat 3rd   Centro, Wollongong NSW
Sun 4th   Lizottes, Newcastle NSW
Fri 9th   The Gateway, Geelong VIC
Sat 10th   Caravan Club , Melbourne VIC
      All 'STARS' shows can be booked online via the website https://www.starsofficial.com/.
Sun 11th 2:30 pm (Solo) Micawber Tavern http://www.micawbertavern.com.au/ 65-71 Monbulk Road, Belgrave . Phone 97548660
Sun 18th 2:00 pm (Solo) The Dainton Brewing Company http://www.daintonbrewing.com.au/560 Frankston-Dandenong Road Carrum Downs
Sun 25th 3:00 pm Rosebank North https://www.rosebanknorth.com.au/ 149-151 Warrandyte Road, Ringwood North; Phone 9870 6117 On the lawn!
      TOURING
Fri 30th 7:00 pm

Humph Hall ; 85 Allambie Road, Allambie Heights Sydney NSW https://humphhall.org/

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