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If it’s Country, and it’s on in WA, we’ll let you know about it


For All Your Music Needs Check Out Abbott’s Music Store in Kelmscott



**Check with venues & promoters for updates on all events due to corona virus situation**



Sunday  AUGUST 23rd 

The Bicton Palmyra RSL announce the opening of their “Sunday Sessions” on AUGUST 23rd with live music the amazing WA award winning Helen Townsend and Shannon Smith.  Helen has won the emerging new artist award and has had some great hits, playing around the world, including Nashville.


SEPTEMBER 26th-28th 2020

Bringing Bluegrass to the Streets!

Don’t miss this year’s the Manjimup Bluegrass and Old Time Music Weekend presented by Act-Belong-Commit 

 A weekend filled with music fun and friendship.
Saturday will showcase street musicians and bluegrass buskers, market stalls with a street party atmosphere in the covered Brockman Street food and beverage precinct. 

Be sure not to miss Australia’s legendary
Bluegrass Parkway
playing in the town hall on Saturday afternoon.

Followed up on Sunday by a Gospel SingOut and a concert from renowned musicians
The Wayward Earls.

As always you will have the chance to register in a number of Workshops including Vocal Harmony, Guitar, Mandolin, Fiddle, Banjo, Bass and Autoharp!  




OCTOBER 22–25th Nambung Country Music Festival


CHECK OUT The Nambung Web Site for All Information or




All Concert Shows Transferred to November


WA TOUR November 2020

Tickets on sale NOW

COAL MINER’S DAUGHTER with Amber Joy Poulton, Lizzie Moore, Denis Surmon & The Holy Men

Tickets on sale NOW



As a result of the Federal Government ruling to cancel non-essential gatherings of more than 100 people due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Coal Miner’s Daughter WA tour has been moved to this November.

The health and safety of patrons, artists and venue staff is paramount and Coal Miner’s Daughter will now be staged at the same venues in Mandurah, Perth, Bunbury and Albany with reduced capacity, following social distancing guidelines.

All pre-purchased tickets are valid for these performances and we ask that you support the industry in these uncertain and fragile times, by retaining your tickets and not requesting a refund.

However, we understand these new dates may not suit all patrons and ticket refunds will be honoured.

If you are unable to attend the rescheduled tour date, please contact your venue or ticketing agency by Thursday 30 April 2020.
Tickets for the rescheduled shows are on sale now and details are below:

COAL MINER’S DAUGHTER with Amber Joy Poulton, Lizzie Moore, Denis Surmon & The Holy Men

All performances 7.30pm

Wednesday 11 November
Mandurah Performing Arts Centre (MANPAC), Mandurah
Tickets available at:
08 9550 3900

Thursday 12 November
Regal Theatre, Perth
Tickets available at:
132 849

Friday 13 November
Bunbury Regional Entertainment Centre (BREC), Bunbury
Tickets available at:
1300 661 272

Saturday 14 November
Albany Entertainment Centre, Albany
Tickets available at:
08 9844 5005








Fremantle Workers Club

Canning Districts Social Club including The Elvis George Country Jam Session

Bellevue RSL Country Nights

Albany Country Music Club

Austria Club Of WA

All Now Under Gig Guide Click Here



Bootscooting & Line Dancing Venues in Perth

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For information on Clubs situated NORTH of the RIVER

Bootscooting North

For information on Clubs situated SOUTH of the RIVER

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Bootscooting South

For  Perth Band Gigs for all styles of music check out Support Local Perth  Bands on Facebook

Also check the Gig Guide and Country Music Clubs links on this web site.