Meet our incredibly talented musicians living, writing and collaborating here on the Central Coast of NSW

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Billy Field

You would have had to be living under a rock in the early 80s if you hadn’t heard of singer, songwriter Billy Field. His jazz-pop singles 'Bad Habits’, ‘You Weren’t in Love With Me’ and ‘True Love’ were massive hits and he was one of the most popular acts on the Australian music scene. Billy is still making music today, having just completed an album of his favourite jazz standards (working title “Songs for Happy Feet”).... Read More...
Narara Music Festival 2017

Narara Music Festival 2017

Narara Music Festival 2017 Purchase Tickets Music festivals have definitely experienced a bit of a renaissance over the last few years. Though the Coast felt the loss of the Peats Ridge Festival after 2012, we soon had Mountain Sounds and Lost ... Read More...
Toast the Coast Food, Wine & Music Festival

Toast the Coast Festival 2017

Toast the CoastFood, Wine & MusicFestival Photography by Lisa Haymes The first Toast the Coast Festival last year was a resounding success. This year’s outing looks to be bigger and better, well and truly establishing this celebration of food, ... Read More...

The Lighthouse Folk Festival – Norah Head 2016

The LighthouseFolk Festival Norah Head 2016 Saturday 19th November A collection of the country’s best folk artists, including some great local acts, are heading to one of the Coast’s most spectacular settings in November. For one night only ... ... Read More...

Wyong Lakes Festival

Wyong Lakes Festival No one would argue that the Coast is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in our country. In fact our beaches are so flashy we can sometimes forget the stunning estuaries that are also a feature of the Coast. They provide... Read More...
Beth Brown Music

Beth Brown

Dont give up your daydream Newcastle born Indi-Pop songstress, Beth Brown is captivating international audiences with her earthy, grounded and infectious tunes, having recently forged a pathway to the United States. Growing up Beth often visite... Read More...

Vanishing Shapes

Vanishing Shapes Words and images by Nadia Gradwell My introduction to this band was during the 2015 Wollombi Music Festival. The musical sound, described in four words, is sci-fi prog folk. Listening to this band takes you on a magical journey a... Read More...

Lost Paradise Festival 2015

Lost Paradise2015 Words and images by Nadia Gradwell “Back to nature”, the perfect mantra for the Lost Paradise festival. Three days filled with good vibes, sunshine, bright colours, delicious food, creativity and fantastic music in the magical... Read More...

Grizzlee Train

I had a stack of fun hanging out with the Grizzlee Train duo. Best mates, Josh Dufficy and Brandon Dodd began busking all over the Central Coast in 2008. Grizzlee Train have a sound of modern guitar, raw percussion wrapped with vintage blues. Sinc... Read More...
Dominique Morgan

Dominique Morgan

Words and images by Nadia Gradwell Spending time with Dominique is something I always look forward too. When she walks into a room with her catching smile, she simply lights up the space. Sharing creative ideas, giggles, and photographing Dominique... Read More...

Lost Paradise – Glenworth Valley

Deep in the serenity of Glenworth Valley, Lost Paradise, held from the 29th of December to the 2nd of January, made its fruitful debut, transforming the mountainous surrounds into a slice of festival heaven. Catering to the wild-at-heart, Lost Para... Read More...


Having spent of the past two years mastering their craft and busking along the entirety of Australia’s East Coast, it seems the journey has only just begun for local dudes James Draper and Jordan Brady. Collectively known as Winterbourne, the Central... Read More...
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