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2005 ARIA Award Winners

19th ARIA Awards Ceremony 23 October 2005 Sydney SuperDome, NSW The 2005 ARIA Awards marked a change from a single host format to one using several presenters. Today’s ARIA Awards is seen by around 2 million people on television. Awards … Read more

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1983 Country Music Awards Winners

11th CMAA Country Music Awards Ceremony 1983 Golden Guitar Awards Sunday, 30 Jan 1983 – Jakab Music Factory, NSW Sponsored by Commonwealth Bank of Australia this year. It was originally called the Australasian Country Music Awards until 1993. “Golden Guitar” … Read more

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1997 ARIA Award Winners

11th ARIA Awards Ceremony 22 September 1997 Capitol Theatre, Sydney, NSW Hosted by comedian Paul McDermott. The 11th ARIA Awards was marked by Savage Garden winning 8 awards, the most won by a single act in the same year. They … Read more

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2016 Country Music Awards Winners

44th CMAA Country Music Awards Ceremony 2016 Golden Guitar Awards Saturday, 23 January 2016 Tamworth Regional Entertainment and Convention Centre (TRECC), NSW Although Lee Kernaghan was nominated for eight Golden Guitars and won 3, it was Troy Cassar-Daley’s night as … Read more

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1995 ARIA Award Winners

9th ARIA Awards Ceremony 20 October 1995 Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre, NSW The 9th ARIA Awards was marked by a change in date from March to October. This was done to allow more competition since October is near the … Read more

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Australia Spirit

We receive questions all the time from our overseas visitors about being an Aussie. So in honour of the Australia Day holiday, we thought it you might enjoy this blog repeat . . . I Am Australian is one of … Read more

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Australian Jingle Bells

traditional Australian song composer unknown Christmas arrives in the summer in Australia. While it may be snowing in other parts of the world, for us it’s hot, hot, hot! So you can understand why Aussies have changed some traditional Christmas … Read more

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1979 Country Music Awards Winners

7th CMAA Country Music Awards Ceremony 1979 Golden Guitar Awards Sunday, 28 Jan 1979 – Tamworth Town Hall, NSW Sponsored by Palings this year. It was originally called the Australasian Country Music Awards until 1993. “Golden Guitar” trophies were given … Read more

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Country Music Roll of Renown

The CMAA Country Music Roll of Renown awards recognition to those artists who have made a lasting and significant contribution to Australian country music. The Roll of Renown was first established in 1976 by Radio 2TM. A monument of 26 … Read more

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2000 Country Music Awards Winners

28th CMAA Country Music Awards Ceremony 2000 Golden Guitar Awards Saturday, 29 Jan 2000 Tamworth Regional Entertainment and Convention Centre (TRECC), NSW Toyota was the sponsor this year. “Golden Guitar” trophies were given to winners. Highlight of the Tamworth Country … Read more

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