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The Esso Night Under the Stars – SOLD OUT

3 Nov 3:00pm


As at 11.00am Saturday 2 November 2019


Today’s weather forecast of severe rain and thunderstorms during the afternoon and evening have meant that it is too dangerous for tonight’s event to go ahead.

However, we have worked tirelessly to find another option and Daryl Braithwaite has generously agreed to move the performance to Sunday 3 November (tomorrow night). The re-scheduled event will take place Sunday 3 November 2019 at the Sale Botanic Gardens, the new schedule is as follows:

4.00pm – Tinkerbell and the Dream Fairies

5.15pm – The Blanket Initiative

6.30pm – Joe Matera

8.00pm – Daryl Braithwaite

All tickets for the original event will be valid for the Sunday evening event, you will still require a ticket to attend. All food vendors are also returning for Sunday operating from 3.30pm for the duration of the event. Alcohol will no longer be for sale at this event.

We wish to thank you all for your understanding and hope you can join us on Sunday evening.



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 available on-site.

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.

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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.

5:15 PM
The Blanket Initiative


Local professional musicians Rob Dorber, Colin Wilson and Paul Van Eekelen have teamed together to bring you “The Blanket Initiative”. From swing classics to Pink Floyd this talented ensemble create the perfect atmosphere to accompany a wine and a picnic blanket in the Sale Botanic Gardens.

6:30 PM
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.


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.

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