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FESTIVALS & EVENTS

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JUNE 2014    
Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Qld Broadbeach Country Music Festival Jun 20 to 22
Oakey, Qld Garden City Country Music Club Junior Country Music Festival Jun 28 & 29
JULY 2014
Tamworth, NSW Hats Off To Country Jul 3 to 6
Sarina, Qld Sarina Country Music Festival Jul 4 to 6
Bundaberg, Qld Bundy Bush Poetry Muster Weekend (Bush Lantern Award)
Jul 4 to 6
Birdsville, Qld Big Red Bash Jul 9 & 10
Dapto, NSW 17th Annual SCCMA CM Festival & Awards
Jul 11 to 13
St George, Qld Yellowbelly Country
Jul 14 & 20
Hughenden, Qld 22nd Hughenden Country Music Festival Jul 25 to 27
Laura, SA Laura CM Festival Jul 26 to 28
Grafton, NSW Grafton Fair Dinkum Country Music Roundup Jul 28 to Aug 3
AUGUST 2014
Redland Bay, Qld Redlands Bluegrass Festival Aug 8 to 10
Echuca, NSW Echuca Moama Country Music Festival Aug 8 to 10
Gympie, Qld Gympie Music Muster Aug 28 to 31
SEPTEMBER 2014
Lismore, NSW Lismore Country Music Festival Sep 3 to 7
Wirrina Cove, SA Wirrina Bluegrass Festival Sep 5 to 7
Neurem, Qld 9th Neurem Creek Festival
Sep 12 to 14
Nanango, Qld 12th Nanango Country Muster
Sep 13 & 14
Bony Mountain, Qld Bony Mountain Music Festival Sep 19 to 21
Guildford, Vic 11th Guildford Banjo Jamboree
Sep 19 to 21
Texas, Qld Texas Country Music Roundup Sep 22 to 28
Boyup Brook, WA Harvey Dickson's Country Campout Sep 26 to 28
Mildura, Vic

including the Southern Stars
Australian Independent Country Music Awards

Sep 26 to Oct 5
Deniliquin, NSW 15th Deniliquin Ute Muster & Deni Play on the Plains Festival
Sep 27 & 28
Hokianga, NZ Hokianga Country Music Festival Sep 27 to 29
OCTOBER 2014
Parkes, NSW 2PK Parkes Country Music Spectacular
Oct 2 to 6
Mackay, Qld 23rd annual Pioneer Valley Country Music Festival Oct 3 to 5
Ballina, NSW Ballina Coastal Country Music Festival Oct 3 to 5
Byron Bay, NSW Boomerang Festival Oct 4 to 6
Semaphore, SA Semaphore Music Festival Oct 3 to 6 (tbc)
Millmerran, Qld Australian Camp Oven Festival
Oct 4 & 5
Rotarua, NZ New Zealand Entertainer of the Year Oct 4 (tbc)
Glen Alpin, Qld Mountview Music Muster Oct 4 & 5 (tbc)
Rathdowney, Qld Rathdowney Heritage Festival Bush Poetry Competition Oct 5
Coffs Harbour, NSW Coffs Coast Country Music Muster Oct 7 to 13
Bedgerabong, NSW Bedgerabong Country Music Campout Oct 7 to 14
Port Pirie, SA Port Pirie Country Music Festival Oct 9 to 12
Widgee, Qld Widgee Bush Balladeers Muster Oct 9 to 12
Gloucester, NSW Gloucester & District Muster & Talent Quest Oct 10 to 12 (tbc)
Ariah Park, NSW Ariah Park Music Festival Oct 15 to 19
Munna Creek, Qld (near Gympie) Munna Creek Country Music Festival Oct 16 to 19 (tbc)
Kangaroo Valley, NSW Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival Oct 17 to 19
Morisset, NSW International Cowboy Poetry Festival Oct 17 to 19 (tbc)
Ipswich, Qld Ipswich Country Music Festival Oct 18
Townsville, Qld 2014 Townsville CM Festival Talent Search
Oct 19 & 20
Speers Point, NSW Steel City Country Music Club Festival & Talent Quest Oct 18 & 19
Kempsey, NSW Slim Dusty Country Music Memories Week Oct 20 to 26
Rosewood, NSW (near Tumbarumba) Rosewood Country Roundup Oct 22 to 26
Yungaburra, Qld Tablelands Folk Festival Oct 23 to 26
Boyup Brook, WA Harvey Dickson's Rodeo Oct 24 & 25
Dorrigo, NSW Oct 24 to 26
Willunga, SA Fleurieu Folk Festival
Oct 24 to 26
Kingswood, SA South Australian Champion of Champions Oct 25 (tbc)
Grafton, NSW Clarence Valley Country Muster Oct 27 to Nov 3
Murgon, Qld Murgon Music Muster Oct 30 to Nov 2
Maldon, Vic 38th Maldon Folk Festival Oct 31 to Nov 3
NOVEMBER 2014    
Glen Innes, NSW Mountain of Music Nov 1 & 2
Brisbane, Qld Queensland Champion of Champions - Kedron Wavell Services Club Nov 1 & 2
St Arnaud, Vic 10th St Arnaud Country Music Festival Nov 1 to 3
Cowra, NSW Cowra Breakout Country Music Festival Nov 4 to 9 (tbc)
Bella Vista, NSW Sydney Country Music Festival Nov 8
Grandchester, Qld Stumpy's Rusty Acres Round-up Nov 8 (tbc)
Kyabram, Vic Kyabram RV & Country Music Corral Nov 8 & 9
Pittsworth, Qld Gidgee Coal Bush Ballad Awards Nov 10 to 14 (tbc)
Young, NSW Cherry Capital Country Music Association 7th Annual Talent Quest Nov 14 & 15
Canberra, ACT Canberra Country Music Festival Nov 14 to 16 (tbc)
Wauchope, NSW Pacific Coast Ute Muster and B&S Ball Nov 14 to 16 (tbc)
Moranbah, Qld Black Dirt Country Music Festival Nov 15 (tbc)
Temora, NSW Temora Country Music Weekend Nov 21 to 23
DECEMBER 2014
Warragul, Vic Country Weekend Bonanza Dec 13 & 14 (tbc)
JANUARY 2015  
Wairarapa, NZ Clareville Country Music Festival Jan 9 to 11
Licola, Vic Mountain Cattlemen's Annual Festival Jan 9 to 11
Tamworth, NSW Countdown to the 42nd Tamworth Country Music Festival Jan 9 to 15
Mount Eliza, Vic Peninsula Music Festival Jan 11 (tbc)
Tamworth, NSW

Toyota Country Music Festival Tamworth 2015

Jan 16 to 26
FEBRUARY 2015  
Bungendore, NSW

including the Stan Coster Memorial Bush Ballad Awards

Feb 7 & 8 (tbc)
New Norfolk, Tas

Derwent Valley Country Music Muster

Feb 7 (tbc)
Whittlesea, Vic

Whittlesea Country Music Festival

Feb 7 (tbc)
Cowra, NSW

Great Escape Music Festival

Feb 7 & 8 (tbc)
Boyup Brook, WA Boyup Brook Country Music Festival & Western Australia Country Music Awards Feb 12 to 15 (tbc)
Cobargo, NSW 17th Cobargo Folk Festival Feb 20 to 22 (tbc)
Frances, SA 14th Frances Folk Gathering Feb 20 to 22 (tbc)
Smithton, Tas Devil Country Muster Feb 21 (tbc)
Gladstone, Qld Gladstone Country Music Festival Feb 21 & 22
Gatton, Qld Lights On The Hill Convoy Feb 22
Apollo Bay, Vic 22nd annual Apollo Bay Festival
Feb 27 to Mar 1 (tbc)
MARCH 2015  
Port Fairy, Vic Port Fairy Folk Festival Mar 6 to 9 (tbc)
Lostock Dam, NSW Lostock Dam Caravan Park Shindig Mar 7 (tbc)
Kilmore, Vic Kilmore Country Music Festival (formerly Wandong CM Festival) Mar 8 (tbc)
The Entrance, NSW Mar 7 & 8 (tbc)
Cowell, SA

Cowell Ute Muster

Mar 7 (tbc)
Mt Gambier, SA Mt Gambier SECMA Country Music Festival Mar 7 & 8 (tbc)
Terang, Vic Terang Country Music Festival Mar 13 to 15 (tnc)
Bridgetown, WA Country Music Downunder Weekend Mar 13 to 15 (tnc)
Bonnie Doon, Vic Bonnie Doon Music & Busker Festival Mar 13 to 15 (tnc)
Hunter Valley, NSW CMC Rocks The Hunter Mar 13 to 15 (tnc)
Blue Mountains, NSW 16th annual Blue Mountains Music Festival Mar 13 to 15 (tnc)
Horsham, Vic 6th annual Horsham Country Music Festival Mar 19 to 22 (tbc)
Yackandandah, Vic 15th Yackandandah Folk Festival Mar 20 to 22 (tbc)
Goulburn, NSW Southern Tablelands Country Music Talent Quest and Campout Mar 20 to 22 (tbc)
Oakey, Qld Country Music Rush Mar 21 & 22 (tbc)
Terara, NSW Terara Country Music Campout Mar 27 to 29 (tbc)
Swan Reach, SA Swan Reach Country Music Festival Mar 26 to 28 (tbc)
APRIL 2015  
Corryong, Vic The Man From Snowy River Bush Festival, including the Australian National Bush Poetry Championships Apr 2 to 5 (tnc)
Tenterfield, NSW Oracles Of The Bush Apr 2 to 5 (tbc)
Goomburra, Qld Goomburra Valley Country Music Stampede Apr 3 to 5 (tnc)
Penrith, NSW 29th annual Penrith Working Truckshow Apr 5 (tbc)
Corryong, Vic The Man From Snowy River Bush Festival, including the Australian National Bush Poetry Championships Apr 2 to 5 (tbc)
Tenterfield, NSW Oracles Of The Bush Apr 2 to 5 (tbc)
Goomburra, Qld Goomburra Valley Country Music Stampede Apr 3 to 5 (tbc)
Penrith, NSW 28th annual Penrith Working Truckshow Apr 5 (tbc)
Illabo, NSW Illabo Country Music Stampede Apr 9 to 12 (tbc)
Bunbury, WA Bunbury Horse & Country Music Ute Stampede Apr 10 & 11 (tbc)
Julia Creek, Qld Julia Creek Dirt N Dust Festival Apr 10 to 12 (tbc)
Lucindale, SA Yakka Park Music Festival Apr 10 to 12 (tbc)
Widgee, Qld Widgee Thornside Country Music Muster Apr 10 to 12 (tbc)
Byron Bay, NSW 25th annual Byron Bay Blues Festival Apr 16 to 20 (tbc)
Roma, Qld 35th Roma Easter In The Country Apr 16 to Apr 20 (tbc)
Deniliquin, NSW Deni Blues & Roots Festival Apr 18 & 19 (tbc)
Canberra, ACT National Folk Festival Apr 16 to 20 (tbc)
Wagga Wagga, NSW Stone The Crows Festival Apr 16 to 21 (tbc)
Tambar Springs, NSW Hartwood Campfires & Country Music Festival
Apr 17 to 19 (tbc)
Bundaberg, Qld Bundy Easter Roundup
Apr 17 to 19 (tbc)
Boondooma, Qld Boondooma Heritage Weekend & Balladeers Muster Apr 23 to 27
Bundaberg, Qld Phil & Chris Coad's Country Muster Apr 23 & 24 (tbc)
Lameroo, SA Lameroo Country Music Festival
Apr 24 to 26 (tbc)
Charters Towers, Qld All Australian Jamboree Apr 24 to 26 (tbc)
Charters Towers, Qld Charters Towers Country Music Festival – Ten Days In The Towers Apr 24 to May 4 (tbc)
MAY 2015  
Charters Towers, Qld Charters Towers Country Music Festival – Ten Days In The Towers to May 4 (tbc
Broxburn, Qld 15th Broxburn Bash May 1 to 3 (tbc)
Caboolture, Qld Urban Country Music Festival May 1 to 3 (tbc)
Injune, Qld Where Country Is Festival May 2 & 3 (tbc)
Cunnamulla, Qld Music In The Mulga May 7 to 11 (tbc)
Bouldercombe, Qld Bouldy Bush Ballad Bash May 11 to 17 (tbc)
Wagga Wagga, NSW Wagga Wagga Country Music Weekend May 14 to 17 (tbc)
Redlands Bay, Qld 32nd annual Redlands CM Festival May 15 to 17 (tbc)
Norfolk Island Norfolk Island Country Music Festival & Trans Tasman Entertainer of the Year Quest May 17 to 24 (tbc)
Gore, New Zealand New Zealand Gold Guitar Awards May 29 to Jun 1 (tbc)
Barmera, SA 34th South Australian CM Festival & Awards May 29 to Jun 8 (tbc)
JUNE 2015    
Nashville, USA CMA Music Festival Jun 11 to 14
Grenfell, NSW 56th Henry Lawson Festival Jun 4 to 8 (tbc)
Maryborough, Qld
5th annual Classic Country Music Stampede
Jun 5 to 7 (tbc)
Nelson Bay, NSW
Blue Water Country & Blues Festival
Jun 5 to 8 (tbc)
Adelaide River, NT 20th Adelaide River CM Talent Quest Jun 7 (tbc)
Katherine, NT Katherine Country Music Muster Jun 13 (tbc)
     

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