Gold Coast Acoustic Music Festival

by | 13 Jul, 2010

News Form Gold Coast Acoustic Music Club.

While at the Redlands Bluegrass Convention this past weekend I met Rob Saunders, chairman of the Gold Cosat Acoustic Music Club, who told me of a music festival planed for the Gold Coast this year.

The Annual Gold Coast Acoustic Music Festival is scheduled for 18th and 19th of September 2010. This year’s festival features  bluegrass bands including Coolgrass, The Stetson family, Redeemers, Hillbillygoats, Bushfire and Balyana.

There will also be workshops on flat-picking guitar, banjo, mandolin and fiddle.

Sat 18 Sep.
  • All Sports Club from  5:00pm to -10:00 pm – $10 featuring Hillbillygoats, Stetson family, Mark Cryle and the Redeemers, Daniel Champagne, Tracey Davis, Mick McHugh
Sun 19 Sep.
  • Free Concertat  Glennon Park and All Sports 12-5pm featuring Coolgrass, Phyllis Sinclair, Cheynne Murphy, Brisbane Ukulele Club, Bushfire, Karl Farren, Steve Carter, Balyana, plus more
  • Workshops – $10 11-1pm: Guitar, Banjo, Songwriting, Mandolin, Fiddle.

Coast Acoustics meets every 3rd Sunday for open mic, jams and concerts. Please email or phone me on 0420861911 for more details.

Go to for further information or call Rob on 0420 861 911.