AUSTRALIA Blues Clubs
Gold Coast Jazz & Blues Club. P.O. Box 6421, Mail Centre, Queensland 9726. Tel: + 617-5573-0160. [contact: Roy McKeen. Meets in the German Club, Carrara, Gold Coast on 1st and 3rd Fridays. Bar, restaurant open from 6p.m. Music commences 7.30pm-10-30pm. Music styles include traditional ,mainstream,Latin,blues. Excellent dance floor]
Perth Blues Club WA (Inc.) Charles Hotel, 509 Charles Street, North Perth, Western Australia P.O. Box 2023, Dog Swamp, West Australia, 6060. [Contact: President. Rick Steele. Established in 1992 to bring Blues enthusiasts together in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Open every Tuesday night from 8pm till midnight, bringing the best in live local, national and international Blues for our members and guests. Club merchandise and a selection of great CDs are always available]
St. Andrews Hotel. Kangaroo Ground/St Andrews Road. Tel: 9710 1201. [Nestled in the foothills of the Kinglake National Park, 40 minutes from Melbourne, is the 'Grand Old Pub' at St Andrews. St Andrews (originally known as Queenstown) was famous as a gold mining area from the 1850's till the mid 1900's and the hotel at St Andrews was established during this time.
Today it is fast becoming one of Victoria's top live music venues, famous around Australia for attracting great Blues and Roots musicians to perform in the wonderful atmosphere that a huge open fire, and traditional pub hospitality can offer.]