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Top Line Country Music
The Mildura Country Music Festival for 2017 will be staged from Friday 29th September to Sunday 8th October at 25 venues in & around Mildura and featuring a host of country music favorites.
The Mildura Country Music Festival is a family-friendly event featuring some of Australia's foremost country performers.
Among others you'll see Lance Birrell, Allan Caswell, Connie Kis Anderson, Sharon Benjamin, Jess Holland and many, many more including 2017 Golden Guitar Winner John Krsulja – 70 plus great entertainers bringing Mildura to life with 10-days of outstanding country music.
The Mildura Country Music Festival rates right up there with Tamworth and the Gympie Muster to fill out the Big-3 of Aussie country music.
This year the Festival will see more than 70 great entertainers performing at 25 venues in and around Mildura.
Now in its 31st year a major feature of the Mildura festival is the annual live concert and radio broadcast of the Southern Stars, The Australian Independent Country Music Awards.
The Southern Stars this year will be presented on Saturday 7th October at the Mercy Theatre, Riverside Avenue, Mildura commencing at 5.30 PM. Tickets to the event cost $33.
The Mildura Country Music Festival is ranked the 3rd best Festival of its kind in the country, just behind Tamworth and the Gympie Muster.
The Mildura Country Music Festival presents a golden opportunity to see many of Australia's finest country performers appearing at 25 locations throughout Mildura and nearby Wentworth, Merbein, Red Cliffs, Coomealla, Buronga and Gol Gol.
No matter what your taste in country music there'll be something for everyone at the 2017 Mildura Country Music Festival from Country Rock to Bluegrass, Bush Ballads, and Line Dancing.
Mildura is 540 Kilometres northwest of Melbourne, about a 6-hour drive via the Calder Freeway/A79.
It's all happening at the Mildura Country Music Festival running from Friday 29th September until Sunday 8th October - don't miss it.