The Slim Dusty Country Music Festival

Published 18th June, 2017 in Festivals and Celebrations
  • Location

    Thompson Street, West Kempsey, NSW, 2440, Australia

  • Date

    16th October 2017 to 22nd October 2017

  • Time

    All Day

Join visitors from all over Australia for the iconic Slim Dusty Country Music Festival, held at the Kempsey Showground. The event continues to grow in its 14th year and this year proudly presents the Slim Dusty Family Reunion's 10th Anniversary Concert on the Saturday evening with Joy McKean. Other artists in the weeks entertainment include Jeff Brown, Chris Cook, Paul Mcloud, Taylor Pfeiffer, Rob Breese and Amos Morris. A must for all country music fans is the tour to Slim Dusty's boyhood home at Nulla Nulla on Wednesday, October 18. This is where Slim wrote "When the rain tumbles down in July" during the Macleay Valley Floods of 1945. Alternatively you may like to do the Trial Bay Gaol Tour at South West Rocks. Camping and canteen facilities are available.

Published 18th June, 2017 in Festivals and Celebrations