2024 Event Information
The FREE star-studded Premier’s Gala Concerts are back for 2024! In 2024, the concerts will be held at the ICC Sydney Theatre (formerly Aware Super Theatre), in Darling Harbour. There will be two concerts on both Wednesday 13 and Thursday 14 March, one at 11:00am and the other at 2:45pm.
The Premier’s Gala Concerts showcase some of Australia’s greatest entertainers to celebrate NSW seniors. Audiences will enjoy performances from Damien Leith, Paulini, Darren Coggan, and Julie Lea Goodwin.
The NSW Department of Communities and Justice presents the Premier's Gala Concerts to thank NSW seniors for their valued and ongoing contributions to their families and communities.
Please contact one of the following for all ticket enquiries:
- Ticket reprint/re-send for Ticketek bookings only – please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Ticketek on 13 28 49.
- If you have not as yet booked your ticket and you have an enquiry on the Premier's Gala Concerts, please contact us at NSWSeniorsFestival@dcj.nsw.gov.au or on 0438 105 060. Please leave a voicemail and a customer service staff member will call you back.
- If you have a group ticket enquiry or would like to make a group request – please email email@example.com or contact via phone on 1300 361 106
Any ticket request should be made in writing and as such we ask you to email the relevant email address.
Live stream information
Register for the live stream
To watch a live stream of the concert online, please click on the button below.
Once you have registered, a link to watch the live stream will be sent directly to your inbox on the morning of the concerts ready for you to access at 2:45pm on Wednesday 13 March.
Note that this is NOT a ticket to the event.
Location and facilities
Location: ICC Sydney Theatre, 14 Darling Dr, Sydney NSW 2000
Accessible services and facilities available at the event:
- Accessible seating (Wheelchair, Carer and Flat Floor)
- Wheelchair access
- Accessible toilets
- Audio loop
Please email us at NSWSeniorsFestival@dcj.nsw.gov.au if you have any other accessibility requirements.
Health and safety
If you are feeling unwell, please stay home and do not attend the concerts or expo. The concerts and expo are available to be live streamed so please let us know if you would like access to this live stream.
Please remember to stay hydrated and bring a water bottle. Water stations will be available across the venue.
Getting to the Premier’s Gala Concerts and NSW Seniors Festival Expo
Please visit https://transportnsw.info/nsw-premiers-gala-concerts-2024 to plan your trip or call the transport information line on 131 500.
Patrons are encouraged to travel to and from the concerts and expo via public transport and use the light rail where possible.
When using the light rail, please hold on until the tram comes to a complete stop. If a seat is not available, use a feet-apart strong stance to stand strong and hold on to a handrail or seat back for a safe departure and journey.
Priority seating is provided for passengers with disabilities or in need of special assistance but please take special care if you rely on a mobility aid.
The 'Red Robyns' will also be available on the day to ensure you have a safe trip and serenade passengers with a selection of 'hold on' themed songs!
Return your unwanted tickets
Returning unwanted Premier's Gala Concerts tickets is easy!
We understand that sometimes circumstances can change between securing tickets and the day of the concerts.
If you know you are unable to attend the concerts, please return your ticket/s. This allows those who have missed out on obtaining tickets a chance to attend the concerts.
Any returned tickets will be continually added into the system for re-issue. Therefore, please keep your eye on our website towards late February for returned tickets.
How to return tickets:
Email ICC with your Ticketek Customer ID and advise which seats you would like to return. Please include your name, email, contact number and seating information.
2024 Premier's Gala Concerts Talent
Damien Leith is a multi-talented artist that has made his mark in Australia as a singer/ songwriter, producer, author, playwright and tv/radio host personality.
The talented family man first captured the attention and affection of Australians when he contested the 2006 edition of Australian Idol – a series he went on to win.
Over the past 17 years Damien has enjoyed platinum-selling albums selling over 800,000 albums and won many prestigious awards including Arias, a Golden Guitar, Songwriter of the Year and many more.
He also shares his expertise as a singer/songwriter and has created online courses to help artists improve their voice and songwriters to write, record and release their own music.
Damien continues to tour extensively every year. When he is not touring and performing, he spends his time in his recording studio where he is a highly sought-after songwriter (published through Wise Music Publishing) and producer. Writing for many artists, he has won the 2016 APRA/ASA songwriter of the year and 2017 APRA/AMCOS GOLDEN GUITAR winner for song of the year.
Damien also loves breakfast radio and is currently breakfast radio announcer with Jade on WAVE FM 96.5 in Wollongong.