Newcastle and Hunter Gig Guide

Updated: Aug 17, 2018



WHAT'S ON AT YOUR LOCAL - THURSDAY, 16 AUGUST 2018


Anna Bay Tavern, Anna Bay

Saturday, Joy Duo.


Australia Hotel, Cessnock

Saturday, Craig Thomson Duo


Bar Petite, Newcastle

Friday, Ryan Daley. Saturday, Michael Peter


The Beach Hotel, Merewether

Sunday, Geoff Achison


The Bellbird Hotel, Bellbird

Sunday, Jackson Halliday


The Belmont Hotel, Belmont

Sunday, Kristy James

The Belmore Hotel, Maitland

Saturday, Evergreen


The Bradford Hotel, Rutherford

Friday, Reggie Sinclair. Saturday, Minute By Minute


The Burwood Hotel, Merewether

Friday, Ngariki


Cambridge Hotel, Newcastle

Thursday, Lanks, Essie Holt, Tyne-James Organ. Friday, Sundaze (glasshouse), No Oaths, Suburban Haze, Spit Chewy, Underlay (warehouse). Sunday, Port Royal, Southern End, Something Something Explosion, Surf Trash, Fungas, Smoke & Rain


Catho Pub, Catherine Hill Bay

Saturday, Shawn Lidster. Sunday, Club Esky


Caves Coastal Bar, Caves Beach

Thursday, Robert Oately Wine Dinner


Clarendon Hotel, Newcastle

Friday, Matty G


The Colliery Inn, Wallsend

Friday, Anthony Lee. Sunday, Damien


The Commerical Hotel, Boolaroo

Friday, James Naldo


The Commerical Hotel, Morpeth

Friday, Replay. Saturday, Jamie Martens


The Criterion Hotel, Weston

Saturday, Karaoke


Crown & Anchor Hotel, Newcastle

Saturday, DJ Z4KLND, Lauren Arms


Customs House, Newcastle

Friday, Pete McCredie. Saturday, Jethro Thorpe. Sunday, Anyerin


The Duke Of Wellington, Lambton

Friday, Daniel Arvidson. Saturday, Frick N Orson


Edgeworth Tavern, Edgeworth

Friday, Amigos. Saturday, Zac and Ben


Exchange Hotel, Hamilton

Saturday, Bad Paris. Sunday, Uptown


Finnegans, Newcastle

Saturday, Luke La Beat


Gateshead Tavern, Gateshead

Friday, The Hitpit. Sunday, Jamie Martens Duo


The George Tavern, Greenhills

Friday, Troy Kemp. Saturday, Shaka


The Grainstore, Newcastle

Sunday, JJ King


The Grand Hotel, Newcastle

Tuesday, Adrian Cunningham Quartet


The Great Northern Hotel, Teralba

Friday, Mardy Leith


The Gunyah Hotel, Belmont

Saturday, StateFX


The Hamilton Station Hotel, Hamilton

Thursday, Lunar Umbra, 2nd City, New Boon. Friday, Firefish, Pitchfork, Virescent. Saturday, Taken By Force, Overlord BD, Overpower, Napalm, Temple Of Athena. Sunday, Boots Porter, Jack Lundie, India


Harrigan's Irish Pub, Pokolbin

Friday, Shaka. Saturday, Greg Bryce, The Smarts. Sunday, The Levymen


Historic Holmesville Hotel, Holmesville

Friday, Pete Gelzinnis


Honeysuckle Hotel, Newcastle

Friday, Tre Soul. Saturday, Soundabout. Sunday, Loko


Hotel Cessnock, Cessnock

Friday, Jamie Martens


Hotel Delany, Newcastle

Saturday, Echo

Hotel Jesmond, Jesmond

Friday, Deuce


Jewells Tavern

Saturday, A Tribute To Pearl Jam & Powderfinger


The Junction Hotel, The Junction

Friday, Liam Endersby. Saturday, CrocQ


The Kent Hotel, Hamilton

Friday, Gen-X. Saturday, Pocket Aces. Sunday, Catfish Soup. Wednesday, Kristy James


The King Street Hotel, Newcastle

Friday, Marlo, Avao. Saturday, Enschway


Lake Macquarie Tavern, Mount Hutton

Friday, Kazzie


Lakeside Village Tavern, Raymond Terrace

Saturday, Code Red


The Lass O’Gowrie, Wickham

Friday, Los Pintars, Huckleberry & The Traditional Allsorts. Saturday, Sleepeaser, New Boon, Landon Elliot River. Sunday, Arcades & Lions, Oilbaron, Rachel Maria Cox, Floral Sheets


The Lucky Hotel, Newcastle

Friday, Marissa. Saturday, Max Jackson. Sunday, Matt McLaren


The Mark Hotel, Lambton

Friday, Brendan Watson


The Mary Ellen Hotel, Merewether

Friday, Overload. Saturday, Sunhill Drive. Sunday, Ben Travis


Maryland Tavern, Maryland

Saturday, Jade Holland Band


Mavericks On The Bay

Friday, Roxy. Saturday, Joel Oakhill. Sunday, Chad Shuttleworth


The Nag’s Head Hotel, Adamstown

Saturday, Rox Pianoman


The Neath Hotel, Neath

Saturday, Witchery


Newcastle Hotel, Islington

Friday, Clueless / Deeper Frodays. Saturday, NEWY Saturdays w/Motorik Vibe Council


Northern Star Hotel, Hamilton

Friday, Brent Murphy. Saturday, Sarah Christine


Peden's Hotel, Cessnock

Saturday, Big Night Out


Pippis At The Point, Speers Point

Friday, Glen Harrison, Chad Shuttleworth. Saturday, Joel Proctor. Sunday, Todd Schmoo


Potters Brewery, Nulkaba

Friday, Kaylah Anne


The Premier Hotel, Broadmeadow

Sunday, The Smarts


Prince of Wales Hotel, MerewetherT

Friday, Prestige Inc. Saturday, Ngariki


Queens Wharf Hotel, Newcastle

Friday, Iguana, Tom Christie. Saturday, Jason Bone, Lithium. Sunday, Hummingbirds, Wharf Life

Royal Federal Hotel, Branxton

Saturday, Farmers Fundraiser w/ Kristy James


The Royal Pub & Kitchen, Mururrundi

Sunday, Fatman


The Rutherford Hotel, Rutherford

Saturday, Michael Hawke


The Seabreeze Hotel, Nelson Bay

Friday, Dos Eager. Sunday, Scully


Shenanigans at the Imperial, Maitland

Friday, The Andy Show. Saturday, Grant Walmsley Duo


Shoal Bay Country Club, Shoal Bay

Friday, Nico. Saturday, Aqwa, DV8. Sunday, Dean Kyrwood


Shortland Hotel, Shortland

Friday, Darren Rolling Keys. Saturday, Brendan Murphy


The Small Ballroom, Islington

Friday, Jones The Cat, New Boon, Indigo Bloom, Save The Humans. Saturday, Motorik Vibe Council


The Spinning Wheel Hotel, Raymond Terrace

Friday, Karen O’Shea


The Stag and Hunter Hotel, Mayfield

Friday, Ben Leece & Left Of The Dial, Jason Walker & The Tender Mercies. Saturday, The Urban Chiefs. Sunday, Passport To Airlie Heat Two