Save the date: 13 - 22 January 2023

Golden Guitar Awards



The Golden Guitars are at the heart of it all - at the heart of the journey for both artists and fans alike.

Celebrating recording excellence and showcasing the cream of Australian country music artists, and the songs that have left their mark on the fans throughout the past 12 months, the night is the pinnacle awards event for country music.

The night is a fast-paced concert that's a night of non-stop entertainment and special magic moments you won’t see any where else.

With the theme - 'Then. Now. Forever. Australian Country.' the night is sure to include a look back at the last 50 years as well as celebrate the recording excellence of the past 12 months!

Commencing in 1973, the Awards are the nation’s longest running music awards and play a vital role in developing and promoting Australian country music talent.  

Presented by Tamworth Regional Council and the Country Music Association of Australia (CMAA), The Toyota Golden Guitar Awards are the nation’s longest running music awards concert. 


Watch the 2021 Toyota Golden Guitar Awards below:


Watch the 2021 Virtual Red Carpet event below:



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Tamworth Regional Council acknowledges the Gamilaroi/Kamilaroi people, who are the Traditional Custodians of this land. We would like to pay respect to Elders past and present, and extend that respect to other Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples living in and visiting our region.