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Day on the Green, Jimmy Barnes
Jimmy Barnes, A Day On The Green
Jimmy Barnes is celebrating his 30th anniversary as a solo artist. He will be performing at Mt Duneed Estate, presented by A Day On The Green, on Saturday 15th November, as part of his A Day On The Green National Tour.
Jimmy Barnes will be supported by The Living End, Baby Animals, Troy Cassar-Daley, and Mahalia Barnes and The Soul Mates. Fans will be invited on stage to spin the Jimmy Barnes Greatest Hits Spinning Wheel, to choose which song Jimmy Barnes will play next. His tour coincides with the release of his 30/30 Anniversary album.
The A Day On The Green tour will travel to wineries around the country. The first concert will be at Robert Oatley Vineyards, Mudgee NSW on Saturday November 1st. The final concert will be held at Rochford Wines, Yarra Valley VIC. And as already stated above, Jimmy Barnes will be performing at Mt Duneed Estate, Waurn Ponds VIC on Saturday November 15th.
Mt Duneed Estate
Gates open at 2.30pm, with the day finishing at approximately 10.30pm. Jimmy Barnes will be performing at 8.30pm.
Ticket prices range from General Admission at $105.00 to a Concert and Dining Package at $350.00. For more information about prices, transaction fees, credit card fees, or to order tickets go to the Ticketmaster website or phone 136 100.
About Jimmy Barnes
Jimmy Barnes was lead singer for Cold Chisel, one of the most successful rock bands. After Cold Chisel finished, Jimmy Barnes went on the road with a new band. He released his first solo album Bodyswerve which entered the charts at number 1.
In 1987 Jimmy recorded Freight Train Heart with another number 1 debut. Jimmy Barnes and INXS recorded an Easybeats song, Good Times, which topped the Australian charts, was a top 40 hit in the USA, and a top 10 hit in the United Kingdom.
Jimmy Barnes was inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame in October 2005. He released his 16th solo album, Rage and Ruin, in 2010.
I could go on and on, and list all his hits, however I just wanted to touch briefly on the man Jimmy Barnes and some of his successes. You can read more about Jimmy Barnes and his history on his web page.
Tickets are sure to sell fast so get in early to attend this amazing day with one of the most popular A Day On The Greens artists.
Troy Cassar-Daley, A Day On The Green
What to bring
This is a fully licensed event. No BYO alcohol. BYO deck chairs and picnic rugs. Food is available on site or bring your own picnic. Event, transport and accommodation information can be found here.