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PO Box 300
Phone : 0408 597307
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CRAIG GILES - Mr Versatile
Craig is a multi award winning entertainer and is acclaimed as 'Mr Versatile', by media and fans alike, owing to his diverse repertoire of songs which spans the spectrum of Ballads through to all styles of Country and on to the up-tempo Rockabilly and 50’s/60’s Rock’n’Roll.
Craig’s hectic touring schedule includes an annual International Music Tour.
Craig's has15 successful albums and 21 hit singles to his credit.
CRAIG GILES - INTERNATIONAL TOURS
Craig's next International Tour is ...
"MUSIC CRUISE-TOUR OF CANADA & ALASKA "
29th June - 16th July 2017.
with ADAM HARVEY, CAMILLE & STUIE, ANDY TOMBS & The HOWIE BROTHERS.Visiting Vancouva, Alaska, Calgary, Calgary Stampede, Banff and much more.
This will be Craig's 7th International Music Tour in the roll of "Celebrity Host".
Tour Manager : John Howie Assistant Tour Leader : Roz Giles
For further details or a full brochure on either Canada & Alaska or The Deep South Of America, contact Big River Entertainment ph: 0408 597 307 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closely following the Canada Alaska Tour will be ...
"MUSIC TOUR OF AMERICA'S DEEP SOUTH "
16th September - 6th October 2017.
Craig's past music tours were ...
2010, 2011, 2013, 2015- Music Tour Of America's Deep South.
2012 - Music Tour Of America.
2014 - Music Tour Of Scotland & Ireland.
On past tours, Craig’s diverse performances have included Elvis Tributes in Tupelo, Mississippi, guest spots at Al Green’s Tabernacle Church in Memphis with a full Negro Choir, Tributes to Johnny Cash in Chattanooga and various other guest spots at Honky Tonks and on River Boats throughout the tours.
CRAIG GILES' Tribute to ELVIS PRESLEY
Craig's Tribute to Elvis Presley has been enjoyed both Nationally and Internationally including at The Elvis Presley Birthplace Park in Tupelo, Mississippi. Tupelo is where Elvis was born.
Craig explains that this is not an impersonation but a tribute to the King and his music.
Craig's Elvis Tribute is also part of the "Remembering The Legends of Rock'n'Roll Show."
CRAIG GILES' Tribute to JOHNNY CASH
Craig's Tribute to Johnny Cash has been enjoyed both Nationally and Internationally including Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Craig explains that this is not an impersonation but a tribute to The Man In Black and his music.
Craig's Johnny Cash Tribute is also part of the "Remembering The Legends of Country Show."
Craig, John Howie and a group of Aussies have visited John & June's graves at Hendersonville, Tennessee on several occassions as part of the Music Tour Of America.
Craig wrote a "Tribute To Johnny & June" and performs it a the graveside on each visit.
CRAIG GILES & KINTA Duo
Craig and Kinta have delighted audiences Australia wide & Internationally with their mix of Dance Parties, Concerts & Tribute Shows.
Their combined vocal ability and repoire on stage keep their audiences entertained from start to finish.
You never know what’s likely to happen when these two are on stage together but one thing is guaranteed, it’s always a lot of fun.
THE HAPPY DAYS DANCE PARTY... An authentic presentation of songs from the good 'ole days of Rock'n'Roll.
Back to the days of hoola hoops, roller skates, sock-hops,
Bodgies & Widgies and the
“Happy Days of Rock’n’Roll”
Slip on your Blue Suede Shoes and have a dance or just sit back , relax and enjoy the entertainment whilst soaking up the atmosphere of this ever-popular era.
KINTA "Southern Songbird"
In 2008 Kinta was discovered by Big River Entertainment who offered her some work with well known entertainer, Craig Giles. The combination was so much of a hit with audiences that they now work together on a regular basis with many & varied, successful shows.
In September 2010 Kinta joined Craig and Roz on their “Music Tour Of America's Deep South” where she accompanied Craig on many of his various shows.
Kinta's fine performances and bubbly personality wins her friends and fans wherever she entertains.
KINTAS' Tribute To PATSY CLINE
Kinta is outstanding when she presents her "Tribute To Patsy Cline."
She performs many of Patsy's classic hits such as Walking After Midnight,
Crazy, Won't You Come Home Bill Bailey and I Fall To Pieces, just to name a few.
This Tribute is part of the "Remembering The Legends of Country Show."
REMEMBERING THE LEGENDS - Of Country
In the first half of the show, three of Australia's most popular artists will entertain you with their own unique styles of music and fun.
The second half of the show will feature tributes to three of Country Musics' Legends.
Craig Giles as Johnny Cash, Kinta as Patsy Cline, Peter Pratt as Marty Robbins.
The Country Legends Show also has variations, such as Merle Haggard, Slim Dusty, Dwight Yokem, Loretta Lynne etc
The ALL STAR COUNTRY ROADSHOW
OWEN BLUNDELL, SHARON BENJAMIN, CRAIG GILES, REG POOLE.
These four popular entertainers combine their wealth of stage
experience to present their audience with a musical journey of old and
new songs plus some unpredictable comedy. The show had it's debut
at Batemans Bay on the 15th of February 2007 to a capacity crowd that
filled the large auditorium.
Other Shows available include:
THE LITTLE BIT COUNTRY LITTLE BIT ROCK'N'ROLL SHOW ... as the name suggests, a mix of both.
THE DANCE PARTY ... Country, Rock'n'Roll or a mix of both.
COUNTRY CROONERS CONCERT ... Classics & Evergreens from a Golden Era
MORNING & AFTERNOON MELODIES ...
SENIORS SHOWS ...
LOCKINGTON COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL
Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th August 2017.
Lockington Community Hall.
( formerly Echuca Moama Country Music Festival )
This festival was launched by Big River Entertainment in 2007 and continues to attract capacity crowds each year.
2017 will see this popular event move to the friendly country township of Lockington, Victoria. Lockington is 25 minutes S.W. of Echuca.
CRAIG GILES, KINTA, ANNETTE & KIM, ALLAN CARROLL, KINTA, GARRY HUNT, JAMIE NIELSON, LEIGHTON B.WATTS, CAMERON MASON, KIM RITCHIE, RUPE ADAMS, OLIVE BICE, JUSTUSS DUO, ANTHONY TENACE, RAY MACARTNEY, THE GOOD TIME BAND and more.
Saturday 11am - 10pm $ 25 Sunday 10.30am - 5.30pm $ 15
Special early-bird, two day pass (Sat & Sun) $35
For further details, flyer or tickets, contact B.R.E. ph: 0408 597307 or email email@example.com
LAMEROO COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL, SA
28th - 30th April 2017
at the majestic Lameroo Memorial Hall, S.A.
The Lameroo Country Music Festival was launched by Big River entertainment in 2010. It is known as one of the most successful and popular festivals in SA.
FRIDAY night kicks off at 7.30pm with a "Dance Party" in the Auditorium.
Tickets for Friday Tickets $10.
Barbeque Meal & Refreshments available for sale from 6pm
SATURDAY has a variety of local & interstate artists in both the Auditorium & The Supper Room from 11am - 10pm. Tickets $26.
SUNDAY- Farewell Breakfast & light entertainment in the Supper Room from 8.30am - 11.30am. Tickets $12 (includes informal concert & hot breakfast)
Visit the website at www.lameroocmf.com
No alcohol or video recording devices permitted.
The Lameroo Memorial Hall features a huge Auditorium with both tiered and ground seating. There is also a spacious dance area.
The Supper Room holds 200 patrons and is an "easy listening" area.
Meals, snacks & refreshments available at reasonable prices.
ACCOMODATION ENQUIRIES & TICKETS phone Kath on 08 85763395
ALL OTHER ENQUIRIES contact Big River Ent. ph: 0408 597 307 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
TICKETS will also be availableon-line at www.ticketebo.com.au/lameroocmf
( the easiest, quickest and safest way to buy tickets )
5th TEMORA COUNTRY MUSIC WEEKEND,
" The Friendly Festival ", www.temoracmf.com
Th.23rd - Sun.26th November 2017
Temora is very visitor friendly with a wide variety of accomodation choices including motels, hotels,
B&B's, caravan parks, camping area's and free-sites for Fully Self-Contained vans & R.V's..
RV's, Motor Homes and Campervans are well catered for..
There are FREE PARKING areas for FULLY SELF-CONTAINED units.
THURSDAY ... An informal afternoon tea at the TEMORA RURAL MUSEUM CAFE with CRAIG GILES & FRIENDS.
1.30 - 4.00pm $6 (includes afternoon tea) ( tickets will be limited so book early !
ENTERTAINMENT at the TEMORA EXSERVICES CLUB ...
FRIDAY in the Auditorium ... A variety of featured and walk-up artists. in the Auditorium from 12.30pm - 5.30pm. Ticket price $ 10
FRIDAY NIGHT Lounge... Jay Podger will entertain you from 7pm. (free show)
SATURDAY in the Auditorium 10.30am - 10pm a variety of local and Interstate entertainers.
Ticket price $ 26
SUNDAY in the Auditorium 10.30am - 6.00pm a variety of local and Interstate entertainers.
Ticket price $ 16
Friday, Saturday & Sunday Ex Services Club weekend pass.. Ticket price $ 40
Tickets will be on sale now at the Temora ExServices Club or by phoning 02 69774177
( tickets will be limited so book early !
ARTISTS : CRAIG GILES, WAYNE HORSBURGH , GRAEME HUGO
SHARON HEASLIP, JAY PODGER, GARRY HUNT, VICKI WALSH,
ALEX WINNELL, CROSS COUNTRY, GRANT LUHRS,
THE GOOD TIME BAND and more to be confirmed.....
Temora ExServices Club phone 02 69774177 or visit www.temoraexservices.com.au
TEMORA ACCOMODATION ....
Goldtera Motor Inn 02 69772433
Koreela Motor Inn 02 68774987
For caravan and camping sites at the showgrounds phone 0427 280 339
Temora Airfield Tourist Park & Cabins 0418 780 251
Temora Caravan Park 0418 780 251
Temora Motel 02 69771866 or 1800 186 918
Aromet Motel 02 69771877
"Free Camping" for Fully Self-Contained units, contact Roz 0408 597307
plus many more accomodation choices
For information on Temora Township & accomodation visit www.temora.com.au
or phone Temora Visitors Centre 02 69771086
Temora Ex-Services Club visit www.temoraexservices.com.au
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