Live music across Sydney and NSW

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Bring back the beats

Music to the ears of live gig lovers, Great Southern Nights will showcase established household names to emerging talents and grassroots acts, across 17 spectacular nights. Get ready to fire up as we put the spotlight on over 300 artists in Newcastle, the Northern Rivers, Sydney, Tamworth, Wagga Wagga, Western Sydney and Wollongong. 

Live Music Street Party & Gig Trail

Keep some energy reserved for an exhilarating weekend on March 23rd and 24th as Great Southern Nights unleashes its grand finale in the heart of Newcastle and the vibrant Hollywood Quarter in Surry Hills.

This is not just another gig, it's a celebration of live music that played out across Sydney and our NSW music communities during March.

And the best bit – the outdoor line up is FREE. 

Music Road Trips


Turquoise beaches, adventure experiences, seaside pubs, underground haunts and local breweries.

Northern Rivers

Rich pockets of hinterland, magnificent beaches, jaw dropping hikes and colourful coastal towns.


Explore Australia's most beautiful city, hidden restaurants in laneways and pristine beaches.


Unforgettable station stays, top notch eateries, vibrant arts scene and the picturesque countryside.

Wagga Wagga

Stunning beauty, reconnect with the land, sample fresh produce and meet local growers.

Western Sydney

Vibrant eat streets, sprawling parklands, riverside picnic spots to share with friends and family.


Spectacular coastal drives, heritage venues, creative communities and second-hand finds.

Support Act

Great Southern Nights is a proud supporter of the music industry’s charity, Support Act. It provides crisis relief, mental health and wellbeing support to musicians, managers, crew, music workers and organisations across all genres of music. We're in this together.

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