2013 Festival Program

A one page version of the whole program including schedule bands at the Dubbo RSL Club Resort can be downloaded here Festival Program


[T] Ticketed   [F] Festival Pass  [B] Bookings Essential  [W] Workshop Enrolment required [Fr] Free

7pm Club welcome night for early arrivals at Club Dubbo, Whylandra St West Dubbo. Festival entry with complimentary finger food, jazz jam and dancing.  [F]


2-3pm Primary Youth Jazz Workshop at Macquarie Conservatorium [W]

4pm – 5.30pm Youth Jazz Improvisation Workshop at Macquarie Conservatorium [W]

6 – 8pm Preshow Dinner with Dj Gosper and Ali Penney @ Outlook Cafe [B]

8 – 10pm Festival Launch Concert with the Graeme Bell Legacy Band [T]

10pm – 12 Midnight RSL Club Theatrette followed by other performances in the RSL [F]

8 – 11pm Blues @ Castlereagh Hotel featuring  Mojo Juju (Trio) plus local support David Harvey and Justin Aylin & Mark Prentice  (Free Entry with weekend/ day festival pass) [T]


8 – 10am Jazz Breakfast in the Entertainment Lounge @ RSL [T]

10am – 12 Midday Brunch with VIVA: The Band at Red Earth Estate Vineyard [B]

10.30am – 12 Midnight Festival all day in 7 venues [over 20 gigs] at Dubbo RSL Club Resort [F]

12.30 – 3.30pm Lunch with Leigh Carriage Quartet at Lazy River Estate Vineyard [B]

1 – 2.30pm Ukulele Workshops at Macquarie Conservatorium with Chuck Morgan [W]

2- 5.00pm Dubbo Rugby Club with the Central West Jazz Quartet  [Fr]

2 – 5.15pm Swing Dance Workshops at Wesley Church Hall with Canberra Swing Katz [W]

2.30 – 4.30pm Dubbo Jazz Piano Competition, in RSL Auditorium [F]

5 – 6.30pm School Bands Festival Big Bands the RSL Auditorium [F]

7 – 9pm No 95 Red Earth Dining and Piano Bar (Motel) dinner with the Steve Jewell Trio [B]

8 – 11.30pm Dubbo Jazz Club Big Band Extravaganza in the Dubbo RSL Auditorium [F]

8 – 10.30pm Blues @ Castlereagh Hotel featuring Divine Devilles featuring Dorothy-Jane ‘DJ’ Gosper and Ali Penney (Free Entry with day/weekend festival pass) [T]



10 – 11.30am Multi-denominational Gospel Service at St Brigid’s Catholic Church  featuring Dubbo’s Harmony Singers and Jazz band [Fr]

9.30am – 11 Noon Jazz Riverside Markets (Bligh St) with the Jugalug String Band [Fr]

10am – 12 Noon Outlook Cafe at WPCC brunch with the Peter Locke Trio  [B]

10 – 11.30am JazZoo with the Admirals Own Big Band, RAN at Western Plains Taronga Zoo [Fr]

10.30am – 5pm Festival  all day in 5 venues [over 14 gigs] at Dubbo RSL Club Resor [F]

1 – 2.30pm Ukulele Workshops at Macquarie Conservatorium followed by a performance in the RSL Theatrette at 4pm – 5.30pm, the Festival Finale with Janet Seidel Trio[W]

6 – 9pm Wind down Dinner in the RSL Bistro including Jazz Dance + Jam Session [B]

[T] Ticketed   [F] Festival Pass  [B] Bookings Essential  [W] Workshop Enrolment required [Fr] Free

A one page version of the whole program including schedule bands at the Dubbo RSL Club Resort can be downloaded here Festival Program

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