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Tickets Now On Sale – Ninth Annual Sydney Blues & Roots Festival

We’re very happy to announce that tickets for the Ninth Annual Sydney Blues & Roots Festival are now on sale! The festival will be held in historic Windsor, NSW on the 1st weekend of December 2017.

1st Band Release Ninth Annual Sydney Blues & Roots Festival

We’re very excited to announce some of the great bands that will be playing at the Ninth Annual Sydney Blues & Roots Festival. Held in Historic Windsor, NSW across 5 stages + our famous Blues Cruises, the awesomeness will be held during the first weekend of December, 2017 – December 1 – 3.

Here are the bands so far:

  • KEVIN BORICH EXPRESS – Rockin’ the Funkin’ Blues
  • THE FOREDAY RIDERS – 50th Anniversary!
  • THE MASON RACK BAND
  • HUSSY HICKS
  • SIMPLY BUSHED
  • PSYCHO ZYDECO
  • MINNIE MARKS
  • THE SWAMP STOMPERS
  • CONRSTALK
  • JOHNNY DEVILSEED & OLD MAN RUBES

TICKETS WILL GO ON SALE THURSDAY, 26 OCTOBER!

Please stay tuned for more details!

Ninth Annual Sydney Blues & Roots Festival Dates Changed

Hey there everyone – we’ve changed the dates for the Ninth Annual Sydney Blues & Roots Festival. The new dates are:

FRIDAY 1st DECEMBER 2017

SATURDAY 2nd DECEMBER 2017

SUNDAY 3rd DECEMBER 2017

Stay tuned for Artists and Show Times!

First Annual WinterFest Bands & Show Times Announced!

Hey everybody – the First Annual WinterFest is about to hit Windsor! We’re really excited and happy to announce our lineup:

FRIDAY 16TH JUNE 2017

The New South, Mezcaltones, The Pat Powell Super Super Blues Band (playing Muddy Waters Hard Again Album), Cool Tunes with Stan Little

SATURDAY 17TH JUNE 2017

Keith Hall Band, Christina Crofts Band, Lizard, Simon Kinny-Lewis Band, Ghost Road, Chris Cain

SUNDAY 18TH JUNE 2017

Lloyd Spiegel, 19-Twenty, Mal Eastick & Milena Barrett

GET YOUR TICKETS HERE

Click here for SHOW TIMES

Southern Comfort Blues Cruise with FIONA BOYES, IVOR S.K., COLLEEN FRICKER – Saturday, April 29

Southern Comfort in conjunction with Sydney Blues & Roots, Utopian Touring & The Hawkesbury Paddlewheeler present FIONA BOYES with IVOR SK and COLLEEN FRICKER for the third of the 2017 blues cruise sessions on the Hawkesbury River. Your ticket price includes an all you can eat BBQ buffet with desert and a free can of Southern Comfort & Cola on arrival.

ONLINE TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW!

GET TICKETS HERE

Things to know about the paddlewheeler.

  1. The Paddlewheeler has three levels.
  2. There are 3 toilets on the Hawkesbury Paddlewheeler
  3. The Paddlewheeler offers drink discounts to Sydney Blues & Roots Festival VIP membership card holders.

Southern Comfort Blues Cruise with BONDI CIGARS & IVOR S.K. – Saturday, March 18

Southern Comfort in conjuntion with Sydney Blues & Roots, Utopian Touring & The Hawkesbury Paddlewheeler present BONDI CIGARS with IVOR SK for the second of the 2017 blues cruise sessions on the Hawkesbury River. Your ticket price includes an all you can eat BBQ buffet with desert and a free can of Southern Comfort & Cola on arrival.

ONLINE TICKETS WILL GO OFF SALE AT 4PM FRIDAY 17TH MARCH OR WHEN SOLD OUT.

GET TICKETS HERE

Important times on the day of the Blues Cruise:

2pm – The Paddlewheeler will be docked at Windsor wharf. If you would like to get on early and have a couple of coldies whilst enjoying the beautiful surroundings. Captain Ian and crew will greet you on your arrival.

4pm – The Southern Comfort Blues Cruise will depart Windsor Wharf. Enjoy an all you can eat BBQ buffet with desert and a complimentary Southern Comfort & Cola while cruising down the magestic Hawkesbury River.

4.15pm – Taking centre stage to open for the BONDI CIGARS is the new kid on the blues & roots block IVOR SK. IVOR recieved rave reviews around the globe and a number 2 position with a bullet on the Australian Blues & Roots Charts for hie dedut release Delta Pines. Now, IVOR’s highly anticipated album ‘Montserrat’ is in the final stages of production and to wet your appetite, the digital single release of ‘Take The Good – With The Bad’ will be available on itunes from March 3 and a live performance of the new single right here on the Southern Comfort Blues Cruise.

5.15pm – Rarely has an Australian band recieved as much consistent and widespread acclaim from critics and music fans alike as the BONDI CIGARS. With nine albums under their belt already, and over twenty one years of constant touring, this award winning quartet have well and truely worked their way into Australia’s musical heart. Southern Comfort in conjuntion with Sydney Blues & Roots, Utopian Touring & The Hawkesbury Paddlewheeler present BONDI CIGARS. Enjoy folks !!

7pm – The Hawkesbury paddlewheeler will dock back at Windsor Wharf. You are welcome to stay on the paddlewheeler for another drink or two or !!

If you would like to kick on with some more live blues and roots then @ 7.05pm – The Hawkesbury Hotel coutesy bus will pick you up and drop you off at the Hawk for two special acts, Blues Exile. It’s FREE to get in and all are welcome.

Things to know about the paddlewheeler.

  1. The Paddlewheeler has three levels.
  2. There are 3 toilets on the Hawkesbury Paddlewheeler
  3. The Paddlewheeler offers drink discounts to Sydney Blues & Roots Festival VIP membership card holders.

 

Drink prices on the Southern Comfort Blues Cruise.

Artist and Busking Applications Open for 2017

Artists and Busking Applications are now open for Sydney Blues & Roots WinterFest and the Ninth Annual Sydney Blues & Roots Festival!

Artists apply here.

Buskers apply here.

The BLUES CRUISES are BACK! MAL EASTICK BAND, FEB 11

MAL EASTICK BAND / BLUES CRUISE

SAT, 11 FEBRUARY | 4.00-7,00PM

Performing ‘STARS’ classic ‘Last Of The Riverboats’.

FREE Southern Comfort & Coke on arrival – ALL YOU CAN EAT BBQ BUFFET!

Departs at Windsor Wharf – Windsor, NSW

TICKETS – $69 + booking fee

GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!

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First Aid Station at Windsor Bowling Club

If you are in need of First Aid at the 2016 Sydney Blues & Roots Festival, please find the First Aid Station at the Windsor Bowling Club:

 

Courtesy Buses are Available to Pick You Up!

If you need to be picked up from your hotel or other accommodation, please call one of these numbers:

0400368378

0438871555

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