Friday 13 October – solo concert at Bush Music Club DUKE’S PLACE: Australian Songs in Concert & session – Hut 44 (Tritton Hall), Addison Road Community Centre, 142 Addison Road Marrickville. Doors open 7.30pm; Concert 8.00–10.00pm, followed by singing session $10. Enquiries – Sandra (02) 9358 4886 http://bushmusic.org.au/bmc_dukesplace.html
Saturday 14 October – 1917 Strike! – 7.30pm at Gymea Tradies, cnr Manchester Rd and Kingsway, Gymea $10 – STUC joining in choruses.
Sunday 15 October – 3-7pm STUC participating in a concert for the homeless In Martin Place Sydney
20-22 October – Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival – The Roaring Forties – concerts on Friday and Sunday, a Saturday workshop “Devil Dodgin’ on the High Sea”, hosting Saturday night singing session and the Danny Spooner Tribute Concert in the Church 11am Saturday. www.kangaroovalleyfolkfestival.com.au
Saturday 28 October – STUC (Sydney Trade Union Choir) singing early on at a concert commemorating the 1917 October Revolution in Russia. 2-6pm at the Lidcombe Community Centre, close to the railway station.
17-19 November –Folk in the Forest, Banksia Springs, Banksiadale Rd, Dwellingup, WA firstname.lastname@example.org
3 December – Anti-War Concert – Gaelic Club, 1/64 Devonshire Street, Surry Hills near Central
10 December – End of Year Folk Bash – Gaelic Club, 1/64 Devonshire Street, Surry Hills near Central joining in with Sheffield Carollers.
12-14 January – Cygnet Folk Festival, SE Tasmania – joining others singing shanties at the Yacht Club etc
18-21 January – Illawarra Folk Festival – solo booking
3-4 March – Rhyll Wooden Boat Festival with The Roaring Forties at Rhill on Westernport Bay, Phillip Island, Victoria.
29 March – 2nd April (Easter) – National Folk Festival – involvement not yet confirmed
26-28 August – Bush Music Club Gathering at Berry, NSW.
SINCE RETURN FROM THE US
Saturday 5 August – Community Day at Australian Technology Park, Eveleigh – STUC (Sydney Trade Union Choir) has 2 concert spots – morning at ATP and afternoon at Carriageworks plus joining in the choruses in the doco/concert 1917 STRIKE! By Pat Cranney and Christina Mimmocchi at ATP.
Saturday 19 August 2017 – Loaded Dog Folk Club, Annandale Neighbourhood Centre, 79 Johnson Street, Annandale, 7.40pm for 8pm Dave Alexander 20th anniversary memorial concert – one of many singing the rousing chorus songs Dave espoused
Sunday 10 September – Book launch and mini concert for Colleen Z Burke’s memoir: The Human Heart is a Bold Traveller – 2.30 for 3 pm at the Gaelic Club, 1st Floor, 64 Devonshire Street, Surry Hills