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Celebrating Australia Day 2024 with Stellar Country Line-Up at Kershaw Gardens

Celebrating Australia Day 2024 with Stellar Country Line-Up at Kershaw Gardens
Image courtesy of rockhamptonregion.qld.gov.au

Rockhampton Gears Up for a Vibrant, Free Musical Extravaganza

Rockhampton’s iconic Kershaw Gardens are set to host the sensational ‘Country on Kershaw’ concert this Australia Day, promising an unforgettable experience for all.

Mayor Tony Williams heralds the event as the pinnacle of the region’s calendar, showcasing a stellar line-up headlined by rising country star Cassidy-Rae alongside local talents Zac Cross Band, Tony Cook Band, Louise James FX, Kate Mahood, and Rachael Dee.

Music, Markets, and Merriment for All

This free-entry celebration, starting at 3 p.m., is a true-blue Aussie experience featuring delectable food, lively markets, and an array of activities including Backyard Cricket, Tug-of-War, inflatable obstacle courses, and face painting.

The event marks a highlight in the Rockhampton Regional Council’s commitment to delivering outstanding entertainment to the community, all at no cost to attendees.

A National Invitation to Celebrate Australia’s Heritage

Zac Garven, Advance Rockhampton Tourism and Events Manager, emphasises the significance of this year’s event, boasting the most extensive country music line-up ever presented by the Council.

With the support of the Australian Government via the National Australia Day Council (NADC), communities across the nation are invited to celebrate Australia’s rich heritage and diverse culture.

Beyond a Celebration

As Mayor Williams encourages locals to extend invitations to family and friends, the event is positioned not just as a day of celebration but as a weekend of revelry. It’s an opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty of the region while enjoying a diverse range of food, a licenced bar, and outstanding country music talent against the scenic backdrop of Kershaw Gardens.

Melting Pot of Talent

‘Country on Kershaw’ stands as a testament to Rockhampton’s vibrant cultural landscape, embracing both local talents and national stars. As the city gears up to celebrate Australia Day, this musical extravaganza promises an afternoon and evening filled with entertainment, camaraderie, and the spirit of togetherness.

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