The Esso Night Under the Stars

2 Nov 3:00pm

Come and join us for an evening under the stars with some incredible artists, including the one and only Daryl Braithwaite. This is a FREE event for the whole family, with a fantastic afternoon of entertainment, from 3pm onwards!

Not only do we have an incredible line up of artists, we also have food and drink available on-site (fully licensed), there will be no BYO.

Please note: Gates open at 3pm. This is a FREE EVENT and bookings are essential. Tickets to Tinkerbell and the Dream Fairies are separate to tickets to the evening performances. Limit of 5 tickets per person.

Daryl Braithwaite

Daryl first found fame as lead singer of Sherbet, a band synonymous with the 70’s and their accomplishments during their long career were many. Between 1971 – 1978 Sherbet produced 20 national top 40 singles and were the first Australian band to top the $1million mark in album sales in this country, with a total of 15 albums and 30 singles to their credit, with songs like ‘Summer Love’ becoming the highest selling single of 1975 and ‘Howzat’ not only a hit in Australia, but also in England & America. During this period he won the Australian King of Pop award 3 times.

In November 1990 Daryl released his follow up album ‘Rise’, Daryl again proved that he had what it takes to make an album work and both the critics and public agreed. Rise boasted a further 5 hit singles. The most popular was undoubtedly “The Horses’, holding the #1 position on the national charts over 3 consecutive weeks. The unexpected success of this single led to being voted “Australian Song of the year’ at the 1991 Australian Music Awards.

Live the formative and flowing years of Australian Music with Daryl Braithwaite who is known for teen hysteria, international breakouts, multi platinum albums, extraordinary collaborations, performing at the sweatiest dives and some of the worlds most famous stadiums.

Daryl Braithwaite
remains an integral part of the evolution and development of Australian popular music and a must see live on stage.


Wendy Stapleton ‘The Dusty Springfield Show’

Wendy Stapleton presents the outstanding tribute to the songs and career of Dusty Springfield, Britain’s greatest female pop singer. Dusty Springfield endured a 35-year career in music because of her unique heartbreaking voice and her unfailing belief in song writers such as Carol King, Gerry Goffin, Randy Newman, John Kandor, Burt Bacharach and Hal David, just to name a few.
Wendy starred as the original Dusty Springfield in the World’s first production of “ I Only Want to be with You” The Dusty Springfield Story, touring Australia, New Zealand and The United Kingdom. This show takes you on a colourful journey through all the hits of the 60’s  70’s  80’s and 90’s that made Dusty a household name.

Tracy Killeen

Gippsland, singer/songwriter Tracy Killeen has had a long-term career in the Australian Country Music Industry and is a proud graduate of the CMAA Academy of Country Music. Her passion for country music and seen her perform nationally at major festivals, including; Urban Music Festival, Gympie Muster, Mud Bulls & Music, Tamworth CMF, Mildura CMF, Katherine CM Muster and Music in the Mulga and in 2008 Tracy had a long-held dream realised when she was invited to perform on CMA Festival in Nashville USA.

Joe Matera

Australian singer/songwriter/instrumentalist and guitarist Joe Matera is a melodious troubadour, having amassed quite an impressive track record in his career. This includes playing guitar for famed British music legend Steve Harley (Cockney Rebel fame) to performing on the festival stages in Europe to scoring a Top 20 hit on Radio Berlin in Germany. His songs and music speak with authority and emotion straight from the heart.

Tinkerbell and the Dream Fairies

Join the magical fairies as they go on an exciting musical adventure! In an enchanting world of song and dance, the adventurous Tinkerbell meets up with the fairies from Midsummer Night’s Dream. Together, the cheeky Mustardseed, fluttery Moth, daring Cobweb and sweet Peaseblossom go on a magical quest with Tinkerbell.

Disclaimer: Tickets for this performance are separate to the evening performances. Tickets for Tinkerbell and the Dream Fairies will NOT get you in for the evening shows, you will need to get a separate ticket for the evening performances. 


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Show times
3:00pm, Saturday 2 November
Sale Botanic Gardens Guthridge Parade Sale, 3850