Bob Gigs Australia 2019

  • Thursday 13 June 2019, Canterbury-Hurlstone Park RSL, 8pm – Hosting and playing at CANTERBURY COUNTRY – ‘HAPPY SLIM DUSTY DAY’ featuring Greg Hayes, Dianne Lindsay & Peter Simpson, Steve Passfield, plus Bob Howe and Nicki Gillis with the Hillbilly Heaven band

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  • Friday 21 June 2019, Wallsend Diggers, 8pm – ‘HITS OF THE 70s’ with Stephen Fisher-King & Di Solomon and Bob Howe
  • Sunday 23 June 2019, Cabravale Diggers, 3.30pm – Guitar for the John Pickworth Band (show includes Geoff Zhang and Anita Hartmann)
  • Thursday 27 June 2019, Private Function 2pm (The Westin, CBD)
  • Saturday 29 June 2019, Warilla Bowls and Recreation Club, 8.30pm – guitar for ‘The Elton John Experience’ starring Danny Elliott
  • Thursday 4 July 2019, Mount Isa Civic Centre, 7.30pm – guitar for TAPESTRY THE CONCERT performed by Nicki Gillis
  • Saturday 6 July 2019, Merrylands RSL Club, 8pm – Rockin’ and a-Singin’ with the HOW’S THAT band in the Belmont Lounge
  • Sunday 7 July 2019, Cabravale Diggers, 3.30pm – Guitar for the John Pickworth Band (show includes Sharna Le-Grand and Danny Elliott)
  • Thursday 11 July 2019, Canterbury-Hurlstone Park RSL, 8pm – Hosting and playing at CANTERBURY COUNTRY – ‘PLAYING FAVOURITES’ featuring Wayne Horsburgh, Stacey Morris, Bryen Willems, plus Bob Howe and Nicki Gillis with the Hillbilly Heaven band – BOOK NOW
  • Friday 12 July 2019, Mounties, 10.30am – Guitar for the Graeme Fisher All Stars Show Band (show includes Graeme Wright and Paige Jeffreys)
  • Sunday 14 July 2019, Cabravale Diggers, 3.30pm – Guitar for the John Pickworth Band (show includes G B Taylor and Belinda Adams)
  • Saturday 20 July 2019, Everglades Country Club, Woy Woy, 8pm – Guitar for ‘TENTERFIELD TO RIO’ starring Danny Elliott
  • Tuesday 23 July 2019, Private Function 3pm (Petersham)
  • Wednesday 24 July 2019, Belmont 16s, 11am – VARIETY SPOT (show includes Milton Ward)
  • Friday 26 July 2019, Smithfield RSL, 7pm – Rockin’ guitar for HOGAN’S HEROES

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  • Saturday 27 July 2019, Panthers Bathurst, 8pm – ‘70s UNPLUGGED and ELECTRIFIED!!’ with Stephen Fisher-King & Di Solomon and Bob Howe
  • Sunday 28 July 2019, Club Liverpool RSL, 1pm – Pickin’ guitar for McCauley’s Raiders (show includes Dan Mullins, Alby Pool and Grace Losurdo)

next Canterbury Country concert

  • Thursday 8 August 2019, Canterbury-Hurlstone Park RSL, 8pm – Hosting and playing at CANTERBURY COUNTRY – ‘ELVIS – WILD IN THE COUNTRY’ (A country tribute to The King!) featuring Rick Mackaway, Gary Wade, Ross McGregor, Dwayne Elix, Ted Simpson, George Siedlecki, Paige Jeffrey and a mystery train of surprise guests! Plus Bob Howe and Nicki Gillis with the Hillbilly Heaven band
  • Saturday 10 August 2019, The Music Lounge (Wollongong Town Hall), 8pm – guitar for’The Elton John Experience’ starring Danny Elliott
  • Monday 12 August 2019, Wollongong Town Hall (Main Auditorium), 11am – guitar for ‘Tenterfield to Rio’ starring Danny Elliott
  • Tuesday 13 August 2019, Ettalong Beach Diggers Club, 10am – VARIETY SPOT plus guitar for Wayne Horsburgh
  • Friday 16 August 2019, Budgewoi Soccer Club, 1pm – VARIETY SPOT (show starts at 11am featuring Terry Mac with Feelin’ Alright)
  • Saturday 17 August 2019, Weston Workers Club, near Kurri Kurri, 7pm – Guest Spot with WAYNE HORSBURGH & GREG HOOPER – Fundraiser for ‘Pit Horse Statue’
  • Wednesday 21 August 2019, Campsie RSL, 1.30pm – VARIETY SPOT – ‘CONCERT ON THE PARK’ (Day starts at 1pm with Neil Hanson and the Campsie RSL band)

Tapestry The Concert

  • Saturday 31 August 2019, Hornsby RSL Club, 8pm – guitar for TAPESTRY THE CONCERT performed by Nicki Gillis, plus ‘Songs Carole King Gave Away’ with Suzy Leigh and The Fabulous Nickettes

CANTERBURY COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL 2019

  • Saturday 7 September 2019, Canterbury-Hurlstone Park RSL, 2.30pm – FREE in the Main Bar – THE CHILL-BILLY SESSION featuring BOB HOWE, WAYNE HORSBURGH, GEORGE WASHINGMACHINE, TOMI GRASO, ALLAN TOMKINS and surprise guests. Part of THE CANTERBURY COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL
  • Saturday 7 September 2019, Club Burwood, 8.30pm – guitar for the ELTON JOHN show
  • Sunday 8 September 2019, Smithfield RSL, 2pm – Pickin’ guitar for McCauley’s Raiders (show includes Dan Mullins and Col Hardy)
  • Thursday 12 September 2019, Canterbury-Hurlstone Park RSL, 8pm – Hosting and playing at CANTERBURY COUNTRY – ‘THE HANK & PATSY BIRTHDAY BASH’ featuring surprise guests, plus Bob Howe and Nicki Gillis with the Hillbilly Heaven band
  • Friday 13 September 2019, Wests Cardiff, 1.30pm – Guest Spot with WAYNE HORSBURGH & GREG HOOPER
  • Sunday 22 September 2019, Swanpool Memorial Hall/Cinema, VIC, 2pm ‘Love That Country Music’ with Wayne Horsburgh, Bob Howe & Greg Hooper
  • Tuesday 24 September 2019Commercial Club, Albury10.30am‘Wayne Horsburgh and Friends’ with Wayne Horsburgh, Bob Howe & Greg Hooper
  • Saturday 28 September 2019, North Ryde RSL Club, 8pm – guitar for TAPESTRY THE CONCERT performed by Nicki Gillis
  • Wednesday 9 October 2019, The Blue Mountains Theatre, 11am – ‘SONGS OF THE 70s’ with Stephen Fisher-King & Di Solomon and Bob Howe
  • Saturday 12 October 2019, Port Pirie Country Music Festival, SA,  2pm – ‘Love That Country Music’ with Wayne Horsburgh, Bob Howe & Greg Hooper
  • Monday 14 October 2019, Moonta Town Hall, SA, 8pm – ‘Love That Country Music’ with Wayne Horsburgh, Bob Howe & Greg Hooper
  • Friday 25 October 2019, Laurieton United Services Club, 8.15pm – ‘70s UNPLUGGED and ELECTRIFIED!!’ with Stephen Fisher-King & Jo Elms and Bob Howe
  • Saturday 26 October 2019, Bellbird Workers, 7pm – (Fundraiser for Cancer Support Group) Wayne Horsburgh and Bob Howe and the Tequila band
  • Sunday 10 November 2019, Brisbane Water Oyster Festival, Ettalong Beach Waterfront, 9.30am-12.30pm – Bob Howe and the Hillbilly Heaven band with Nicki Gillis
  • Thursday 14 November 2019, Canterbury-Hurlstone Park RSL, 8pm – Hosting and playing at CANTERBURY COUNTRY – ‘TOMKINS GUITAR SHOWCASE’ featuring surprise guests, plus Bob Howe and Nicki Gillis with the Hillbilly Heaven band
  • Sunday 17 November 2019, Penrith RSL, 2pm – pickin’ and a-singin’ with the Tomkins Honky-Tonk Band
  • Tuesday 3 December 2019, Club Five Dock, 11.30am – VARIETY SPOT (show also includes Monique Montez)
  • Thursday 5 December 2019, Mingara Recreation Club, 11am – VARIETY SPOT on ‘BACK TO THE TIVOLI’ (show also includes TBA, Jenifer Green and the Tivoli showgirls)

Ho Ho Ho - Christmas Card

  • Saturday 7 December 2019, Queanbeyan Tigers Club, 2pm – Guest Spot with ‘HO, HO, HO – A Country Christmas’ with WAYNE HORSBURGH & GREG HOOPER for the Wagga Wagga Country Music Club
  • Sunday 8 December 2019, Wagga Wagga RSL Commercial Club, 2pm – Guest Spot with ‘HO, HO, HO – A Country Christmas’ with WAYNE HORSBURGH & GREG HOOPER for the Wagga Wagga Country Music Club
  • Tuesday 10 December 2019, Private Function (Burwood), 12pm – ‘HOW’S THAT’ band
  • Thursday 12 December 2019, Canterbury-Hurlstone Park RSL, 8pm – Hosting and playing at CANTERBURY COUNTRY – ‘CHRISTMAS IN THE COUNTRY’ featuring David Bond and Paula Watt, Rowena Michael and surprise guests, plus Bob Howe and Nicki Gillis with the Hillbilly Heaven band
  • Saturday 14 December 2019, The Builders Club, 8pm – ‘HITS OF THE 70s’ with Stephen Fisher-King & Di Solomon and Bob Howe
  • Tuesday 17 December 2019, Private Function (Pagewood), 12.30pm
  • Tuesday 31 December 2019, Campsie RSL, 7.30pm – Ringing and Singing in the New Year with Neil Hanson, Rebecca Hayes, Bob Howe and the band.

* This information is subject to change without notice. Patrons should call venues concerned regarding show times & membership requirements etc.