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DUE TO THE COVID-19 VIRUS WE HIGHLY RECOMMEND YOU WEAR A MASK, USE ANTI-BACTERIAL

HAND WASH REGULARLY AND PRACTICE SOCIAL DISTANCING WHEN ATTENDING THESE SHOWS.

 WESTERN AUSTRALIA  NEW SOUTH WALES  VICTORIA   SOUTH AUSTRALIA  QUEENSLAND  NORTHERN TERRITORY  TASMANIA

 

 

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

 

"Diamond Dave and the Doodaddies" Dave Billing is a fantastic local Blues Harp player. Check his Gig Guide for a great night out.  

 

2022 Music Festivals in Western Australia:

 

 

Blues Festival Gig guide for Western Australia 2022

 

 

We’ve got music to soothe the soul or fire up the dance floor.        

        

 

 

 

 

CANCELLED DUE TO THE COVERT-19 PANDEMIC AND THE RISK THIS SHOW POSES TO THE PUBLIC

 

 

 

 

 

CANCELLED DUE TO THE COVERT-19 PANDEMIC AND THE RISK THIS SHOW POSES TO THE PUBLIC

 

 

 

Saturday, April 9th, 2022 — Sandalford Estate, Swan Valley

 

 

A huge weekend with an eccentric flare, Out Of The Woods offers a safe and inclusive place to express yourself and enjoy new experiences. A celebration of all things unique, the two day festival will take over picturesque Barnard Park on the Busselton foreshore, finally giving you an excuse to wear clashing patterns and dance your heart out under the cosmos.

SATURDAY APRIL 23 & SUNDAY APRIL 24, 2022

 

 

 

The RED COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL is an annual event celebrating country music, local artists
and community spirit, based in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.

Saturday 4 June, 2022

 

 

 

 

 

 

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NEW SOUTH WALES

Manufactured in Australia by Loudbark. These wonderful Aussie timber microphones can be overdriven for that Chicago blues sound but can also be played clean and mellow if you want a smoother straight harp sound.  A mic for all seasons!

Loudbark is an Australian Company that manufactures microphones from Australian timbers

 

 

 

18 - 20 November 2022 Australian Blues Music Festival - PERFORMERS EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FORM

 

 

 

 

 

2022 Thredbo Blues Festival - 28 Jan - 30 Jan

 

 

Blues Festival Gig guide for New South Wales 2022

 

 

 

2022 Bendigo Blues and Roots Festival - February 10 - February 13

 

 

 

 

Bluesfest returns Easter Long Weekend - 18 April 2022

 

 

 

 

The Blue Mountains Music Festival of Folk Roots and Blues takes place in Katoomba on the 3rd weekend of March 2022.

Combine the scenic wonders with the best folk, roots, blues and indie music that the world has to offer and you may not want to go home.

Performers attendance application form <CLICK HERE>

 

 

Kiama Jazz and Blues Festival has partnered with Fillmores, a space dedicated to celebrate Art, Live Music and brining the community together.

The Festival is of 11 - 13 March 2022

 

 

 

 

The 33rd Newcastle Jazz and Blues Festival will be held
August 19 – 22,  2022 at Newcastle City Hall

 

 

 

Hosted in the beautiful coastal suburb of Cronulla, this free festival is staged across multiple locations and includes in-venue live music, a film festival, kids events and food and retail stalls. We love bringing people together through live music, and have a focus on community and sustainability, whilst supporting our live music and events industries. 

June 2 - 5, 2022

 

 

The organising committee is looking forward to the BIG 40th Merimbula Jazz Festival in 2022. A remarkable achievement for a small seaside town in southern NSW! We are so fortunate to have such a welcoming location, marvellous venues, the ongoing support of so many musicians, the solid base provided by the Festival's founders, the assistance of local volunteers and sponsors, and, of course, the support of Jazz Lovers who come from far and wide. The 2022 Festival will be held exclusively in Merimbula venues.

June 10 - 13, 2022

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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VICTORIA

   

Melbourne Blues Appreciation Society bringing together blues enthusiasts and blues artists, encouraging budding talent with a range of activities such as jam nights, gigs, events, awards, contests, a Blues Forum, as well as info on blues bands, venues, cd/dvd reviews and more. Big Blues Gala Show - January 18  2022

 

 

 

"WAY OUT WEST ROOTS MUSIC CLUB" meets at the cnr of Melbourne Rd and  Ferguson St. Williamstown. Darren Jack Band - January 16 2022 (2:00pm - 5:00pm)

 

 

 

Blues Festival Gig guide for Victoria 2022

 

 

2022 Wangaratta Festival of Jazz and Blues - 28 October - 30 October

 

 

 

 

Eltham Jazz, Food & Wine Festival - 5 March 2022

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Echuca Moama Winter Blues Festival - 28 July - 31 July 2022

 

 

 

 

 

Marysville Music Weekend - 11 March - 13 March 2022.

The Lineup:  PIERCE BROTHERS / JAMES MORRISON MOTOWN EXPERIENCE / FREYA JOSEPHINE HOLLICK / GEOFF ACHISON & THE SOULDIGGERS / JULIAN JAMES & THE MOONSHINE STATE / BLUES ROULETTE / BROOKE TAYLOR / JESS PARKER / DAN DINNEN / BOBBY VALENTINE AND THE BAND OF RENOWN JULIAN AND HIS LADY / JD DELVES / VELVE

 

 

Port Fairy Jazz Festival - February 11-13, 2022. 100 + musicians performing over the weekend. Tickets can be purchased online up until 28th January, 2022

Musicians can register their application to attend <CLICK HERE>

 

 

Inverloch Jazz Festival until August 5 -7, 2022. Starting in 1994. Inverloch Jazz Festival Inc is a non-profit organization run solely by volunteers. Over the years the festival has helped to raise hundreds of thousands of dollars for community associations including the Lions, Rotary, Inverloch Surf Life Saving Club and the Inverloch Men's Shed. This is an outstanding festival full of great jazz, for a great cause, in a great place.

Inverloch itself is a country town just two hours from Melbourne. It is at the broad sandy mouth of the Tarwin River, beside wild ocean beaches and marine reserves, on the way to amazing Wilsons Prom. The area is famous for its local wine and produce, and is home to a growing community of musicians, artists and writers.

 

The Castlemaine Jazz Festival runs over the Queen's Birthday long weekend, June 12-12, 2022. Now in it's 7th year 30 bands and hundreds of musicians will surely entertain

 

 

 

 

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SOUTH AUSTRALIA

 

2022 Adelaide Roots and Blues Association Events Calendar

 

 

Blues Festival Gig guide for South Australia 2022

 

 

From basic beginnings in 1982 as a testimonial for local musicians in Mount Gambier – Frank Cleves, Tom OÇonnor and Joe Hannigan – this event organized by two sons – Dale Cleves (OAM) and Leigh O’Connor along with Malcolm Bromley, has grown and developed into something way beyond the initial concept.

Register your interest for May 6 - 8, 2022. To find register your school’s interest for further information about GIJ for 2022 please email <CLICK HERE TO REGISTER>

               

 

 

 

 

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QUEENSLAND

 

Blues Festival Gig guide for Queensland 2022

 

 

Blues on Broadbeach is located throughout the Broadbeach precinct on the Gold Coast, Queensland.

May 19-22, 2022

 

 

Mitchell Creek Rock N Blues Fest.

3 Days & Nights - 120 Artists.  16-18 September, 2022.

Held in September experiences like the Mitchell Creek Rock N Blues Fest are designed to get you out of dodge and take you on an adventure that connects you with friends, soul & roots music and like minded people in an intimate and inspirational setting. This all weekender festival features blues artists with two stages alternating continually next to each other - so you won’t miss a band and/or artist.

 

Held annually 275KM south/west of Cairns, North Queensland. Undara’s favourite event returns in 2022 with two great events. 
 

April Event: Three separate shows over three days, Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th April 2022 – with some of the finest emerging artists in the country equals over 12 hours of music, in one of the most magical places around. The ANZAC Day Dawn Service is hauntingly beautiful and an experience you will never forget.  In 2022, Monday the 25th April is the ANZAC day Public Holiday.

October Event: Confirmed Dates: 30th September – 2nd October 2022 (Public Holiday on the 3/10/22)

 

 

Swing and sway the Wynnum Manly way on Fathers Day, Sunday September 4, 2022

 

 

 

 

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NORTHERN TERRITORY

 

Blues Festival Gig guide for Northern Territory 2022

 

 

We’ve been partying with some of the nation’s biggest acts since 2003, and know how to have a hell of a good time. As the Territory’s biggest and longest running music festival, you can expect nothing but good vibes, sweet tunes and amazing memories all in one incredible location at Darwin’s Mindil Beach. Here for it.

 

 

 

 

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TASMANIA

 

Blues Festival Gig guide for Tasmania 2022

 

 

2022 Hobart Blues Club Events Calendar at "The Duke" - 192 Macquarie St, Hobart. 7:30pm, first Tuesday of the month

 

 

 

Clarence Jazz Festival brings Hobart’s Eastern Shore to life during the warm evenings of late summer. The Festival is back with a fresh palette and a new focus on diversity and boundary-pushing jazz, whilst continuing to inspire with initiatives that engage local artists and musicians.
 

Clarence Jazz Festival is back on the 16 – 20 February 2022

 

 

July 28 - 31, 2022

Email for more information <CLICK HERE>

 

 

The 25th Forth Valley Blues Festival will be held on the Friday 19th and Saturday 20th of March 2022
at Forth, Tasmania.

 

Date: February 26th 2022
Venue: Mole Creek Hotel Lawns
90 Pioneer Drive, Mole Creek TASMANIA 7304

 

 

 

 

 

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