Farewell to the Wheeze and Suck Band

Singing Mick Ryan’s “The Song Goes On” at Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Folk Club at the farewell concert for the Wheeze & Suck Band.

Sydney Heritage Fleet Christmas Party

Sydney Heritage Fleet Christmas Party

On board the James Craig at Pyrmont

The Sydney Forties were joined by Christina Mimmocchi to sing sea songs and Christmas songs at the Sydney Heritage Fleet Christmas Party on board the James Craig on Tuesday 13 December 2016.

There’s also a video courtesy of Sue Brian.

The Loaded Dog Folk Club – May 2016

The Song Goes On - Illawarra FF 2016Redfern Shanty Club - Illawarra FF 2016The Roaring Forties and Redfern Shanty Club share the bill at the Loaded Dog.

It should be a fabulous night of chorus singing on Saturday, 28th May 2016 in Annandale….

Catch the Old Farts and the Young Turks as they belt out some shanties at the Loaded Dog Folk Club.

2016 Wooden Boat Festival – National Maritime Museum

2016 Classic & Wooden Boat Festival

The Roaring Forties and singers from the Redfern Shanty Club will be participating throughout the three days of the Classic & Wooden Boat Festival at the National Maritime Museum in Darling Harbour.

The festival runs from the 15th – 17th April 2016. We’re on at 2pm on Friday and Saturday and 3pm Sunday – come along and join in!

Program available at the ANMM website.

The Song Goes On – NFF 2016

Here we are at the 2016 National Folk Festival’s Spiegel Zeit venue with our themed concert “The Song Goes On”. An hour of songs about songs…

Speigel Zeit - The Song Goes On

Photo: Cath Blakey

If you look carefully you can see Robin in profile between John and Chris.