Save the date: 13 - 22 January 2023

Toyota Fanzone Stage

The Toyota Fanzone experience is 100% absolutely FREE and jam packed full of seriously good talent every single day of the Toyota Country Music Festival.

From 9am Toyota Fanzone is in full swing bringing country music to the heart of Tamworth and offering visitors the opportunity to get up close and personal with their favourite country music artist.

While in Fanzone, visitors can enjoy live performances! With around 150 performances over the 7 days!  It’s the perfect place for musical discovery because it’s where you’ll find some of the biggest names in country music playing alongside some of the finest emerging talent.

Located in the heart of the Festival on the corner of Peel and Fitzroy Streets where you can take a break from the hustle of Peel Street in the excitingly new ‘chill out area’ right in front of the Fanzone stage!  

Toyota Fanzone – a money can’t buy experience!

2022 Toyota FanZone Line Up


  Monday 18 April Tuesday 19 April Wednesday 20 April Thursday 21 April Friday 22 April Saturday 23 April Sunday 24 April
9:00AM Suz Dorahy Charlie's Attic Sandee Facy Jamie Lindsay Raechel Whitchurch Aimee Hannan TCMF2022 Busking finalists
9:30AM Jess Holbrok Briana Dinsdale Brad Butcher Sara Berki Lily Grace Kora Naughton TCMF2022 Busking finalists
10.00AM Freddy Bailey Castlereagh Connection Andrew Swift The Buckleys Lyn Bowtell Jemma Beech Michelle Gardiner
10:30AM Vixens of Fall Lance Birrell Jetty Road Toyota Star Maker finalists - Loren Ryan, Jade Gibson, Max Jackson Toyota Star Maker finalists - Clancy Pye, Billie-Jo Porter, Brittany Elise Toyota Star Maker finalists - Heath Lancaster, Charlie Fittler, Jake Davey, Katie Jayne Rory Phillips
11.00AM Bonnie Kellett Galaxy of Stars Ceremony Not Available Not Available Not Available Emily Hatton Benny Allen
11.30AM Elias Bartholomeo Not Available Blake Dantier Ashleigh Dallas Georgia State Line Not Available
12.00PM Kiara Rodrigues Roo Arcus Aleyce Simmonds Dan Higgins Matt Cornell Gina Timms Not Available
12:30PM Darlinghurst Dianne Lindsay Melanie Dyer Germein Sisters Abbie Ferris James Johnston Not Available
1.00PM Benny Allen The Pleasures Will Day Taylor Moss Not Available Andrew Farriss Michelle Little
1:30PM Lawrie and Shelly Minson Smokie Pete Dean Perrett Natalie Henry Melody Moko Josh Setterfield Chris Staff
2.00PM Scarlet's Way Kevin Sullivan 2022 Toyota Star Maker Winner Bella Mackenzie The Weeping Willows Jason Carruthers Not Available
2:30PM Della Harris Warren H Williams Ben Mastwyk Cassidy-Rae Shane Nicholson Ian Burns Not Available
3.00PM Keely Johnson The Mason Boys April Family Not Available Catherine Britt Brendan Smoother Not Available
3:30PM Madi Colville-Walker Courtney Keil Not Available Alexis and Suzie Mickey Pye Brock Curtis Not Available
4.00PM Jasmine Atkins Dana Hassall Andy Penkow Katie Brooke Buddy Knox Ben Ransom Not Available
4:30PM Goldheist Jonny Reid Chris Rose Bryce Sainty Peter Campbell Kaitlyn Thomas Not Available
5.00PM Camille Trail Willow Not Available Ella Powell The Silverline Not Available Not Available
5:30PM Redneck Gentlemen The Long and Short of It James Stewart Keene Michael Waugh Copperline Aaron D'Arcy Not Available
6PM TSA Showcase TSA Showcase Buddy Knox presents the future Open Season Band Melbourne Americana Showcase A Blast of Blues with Buddy Knox Blues Band Not Available
7PM TSA Showcase TSA Showcase Buddy Knox presents the future Michael Carpenter and The Banks Brothers Melbourne Americana Showcase A Blast of Blues with Buddy Knox Blues Band Not Available
8PM TSA Showcase TSA Showcase Buddy Knox presents the future The Water Runners Melbourne Americana Showcase A Blast of Blues with Buddy Knox Blues Band Not Available

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.