Previous events

Dubbo Riverfest

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Lazy River Estate, 29R Old Dubbo Rd, Dubbo, New South Wales

Riverfest food wine and music festival featuring 10 of the biggest Australian acts of the 80s at Dubbos very own Lazy River Estate.

The picturesque Lazy River Estate is the perfect venue to kick back and enjoy some fabulous locally sourced food wine and beer and a cavalcade of 80s hit-makers.


2 Worlds festival

100 Lower Papermills Road , Fyansford, Victoria

Two Worlds Festival will showcase a variety of indigenous and western performers, art, traditional and not so traditional activities, indigenous and modern multicultural food offerings. A true celebration of Australia, the old and the new. Whilst sharing the rich indigenous culture of language, ceremony and customs, Two Worlds Festival will also celebrate all genres of music, art and culture from both indigenous and western performers alike.

Two Worlds Festival is a ‘not for profit’ event that aims to grow organically into a recognised major event that entertains, educates, stimulates and promotes interaction and understanding across two cultures.

The Gulf Country Frontier Days Festival

Doomadgee Rodeo Grounds, Doomadgee

For the first time ever The Gulf Country Frontier Days Festival will be held in the Aboriginal Community of Dooomadgee, Queensland from August 16-20th, 2017

Corrugated Lines

Divers Tavern, 12 Cable Beach Road, Cable Beach, Broome

Shane joins some of Broome's greatest emerging and established songwriters and performers for a rare and special evening to kick start the 'Corrugated Lines' festival of words'. Come along and join Shane, Naomi Pigram, Wil Thomas, Tonchi McIntosh and John Bennett at the Divers Tavern.

Mabo Day Festival

Jezzine Barracks, Townsville. QLD

The Mabo family invite you to join in the celebrations to commemorate the 25 years since the history land mark case that changed native title across Australia.

The event will be held at Jezzine Barracks in Townsville and will feature Shane Howard (Goanna), John Butler, Rochelle Pitt + Big T, Neil Murray and Deline Briscoe.

Hosted by Ian Zaro and Jo Williams this is a day not to be missed!

Songs for Times Like These with John Schumann

German Club , 223 Flinders St, , Adelaide SA 5000

John Schumann and Shane Howard are two of the most influential singer-songwriters in Australia .John is best known for his leadership of Redgum and his Vietnam veterans anthem, “I was only 19”. Shane is best known for his leadership of Goanna and his powerful, evocative statement on behalf of indigenous Australia, “Solid Rock”. These two blokes have recorded together on a number of occasions but this is the first time they will appear together, in concert. Doors open 7pm
Meals available in the Bistro from 6pm

Save the Princetown Wetlands - Shane Howard Trio and Special Guests

Wiridjil Hall, Princetown Road, Princetown. Victoria

Tickets $35 each (or $30 when booking a table of eight)

Tix: Available at ‘Fat Cow’ in Timboon, ‘Trading Co’, Port Campbell and ‘Old Store’ in Princetown.

Yackandandah Folk Festival

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Yackandandah, Victoria

Yackandandah Folk Festival is a total community event. It has developed a great reputation for providing some of the best overseas and touring acts, as well as assisting in the nurturing of younger performers. In addition to great music over the weekend, the festival allows all of the other community groups and sporting clubs to participate so that the festival has become a weekend celebration of fun. The aim of the festival is not to be the biggest or the best, but quite simply to provide great music in a friendly relaxed and participative environment.

Tarerer Festival

Lighthouse Theatre , Timor Street, Warrnambool.Victoria.3280

Victoria’s most significant cultural indigenous event Tarerer Festival, (to be held February 25th 2017), will once again be a deadly cultural mix of Aboriginal, Philippine, Malaysian and Celtic dance and music featuring exciting Arnhem Land Aboriginal singer/songwriter Yirrmal Marika and local legends Shane Howard and Johnny Lovett.

Riverboats Festival

Aquatic Reserve , Heygarth Street, Echuca

Shane Howard Trio performing at Riverboats Festival for the first time!

Shane Howard Trio

Caravan Club, Drummond Street, Oakleigh

It has been too long since Shane Howard (Goanna) has performed his own show here at the Caravan. We are very pleased to have him back performing songs from his album 'Deeper South' as well as a selection of songs throughout his musical career.

One For Tommy

St Brigid's Hall, Crossley, 212 Port Fairy-Koroit Rd, Crossley, Victoria

A special session/Ceilidh to show support and raise some funds for Tommy Carty, local musician and dear friend. All Welcome.


Wrest Point Entertainment Centre, Hobart, Tasmania

Heart 107.3 and Empire Touring are excited to announce the inaugural Heart 107.3 LIVE Concert featuring 10 of the biggest Australian acts of the 80s at Hobart’s very own Wrest Point Entertainment Centre.

Tamar Valley Folk Festival

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George Town, Tasmania

Three days of song dance music and poetry with free Children’s entertainment!

Pure Gold Live

ICC Sydney Theatre , Darling Harbour, NSW

WSFM101.7 is excited to announce the return of PURE GOLD LIVE featuring twenty (20!) of the biggest acts of the 70s, 80s and 90s coming together for one night only to help christen Sydney’s new home of entertainment, ICC Sydney Theatre in Darling HarbourThe legendary line up of PURE GOLD LIVE 2016 include: Ross Wilson | Dragon | Glenn Shorrock | 1927 | Pseudo Echo |Steve Kilbey (The Church) | Kids in the Kitchen | Chocolate Starfish |Thirsty Merc | The Radiators | Eurogliders | John Paul Young | Shane Howard (Goanna) | Wendy Matthews | The Chantoozies | Rose Tattoo | Mi-Sex | Dynamic Hepnotics | Swanee | Real Life


The Entertainment Grounds, Gosford Racecourse, Gosford, NSW

Star104.5LIVE Richard Clapton The Radiators Ross Wilson Shannon Noll Mi-Sex Kids In the Kitchen Sean Kelly Shane Howard Wa Wa Nee


Crown Theatre, Great Eastern Hwy, Burswood WA

Featuring: Ross Wilson 1927 Glenn Shorrock Wendy Matthews Pseudo Echo Eurogliders Swanee Steve Kilbey (from The Church) Wa Wa Nee Shane Howard (from Goanna)

Deeper South at The Fly By Night Musicians Club

Fly by Night Musicians Club, Victoria Hall Building 179 High St, Fremantle

'Deeper South' heads Further West.... The Shane Howard Trio has been touring the album all over the country since the albums release 18 months ago – and Howard also took the songs to Ireland last year – testing the sails on foreign shores. In November they travel to Perth, bringing ‘Deeper South’ to the west!

Special guest for Glen Hansard

Palais Theatre , 12 Lower Esplanade , St Kilda, Victoria

Shane Howard Trio will be joining Glen Hansard in Melbourne at the Palais Theatre on Oct 26th as special guests for his one night performance.

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