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Presenters announced for 46th Country Music Awards of Australia

26 January 2018

Presenters announced for 46th Country Music Awards of Australia – The Toyota Golden Guitar Awards

Friday 26 January 2018
With only one day to go until the 46th Country Music Awards of Australia – The Toyota Golden Guitar Awards, we are thrilled to announce who will be presenting on the night at The Tamworth Region Entertainment and Conference Centre, which you can watch LIVE on ABC Landline Facebook on Saturday, 27 January 2018, from 7.30 pm.

The assembly of presenters includes multi-Golden Guitar and ARIA Award winning artists John Williamson and Lee Kernaghan. Country music favourites, Adam Harvey, Adam Eckersley & Brooke McClymont, and The Wolfe Brothers. Six-time Golden Guitar Award finalists in 2018 Travis Collins and Amber Lawrence as well as Anne Kirkpatrick, James Blundell, Bennett, Bowtell & Urquhart, Luke O’Shea and Felicity Urquhart.

The presenters will also include one of Australia’s most loved bush bands The Bushwackers, 2017 Qantaslink New Talent of the Year winner, Fanny Lumsden, 2017 Independent Artist of the Year and Tamworth local Aleyce Simmonds, plus Lachlan Bryan, Ashleigh Dallas, Jetty Road, Drew McAlister, Jasmine Rae, Jeff Brown, Tracy Coster, Christie Lamb, Kristy Cox, Roo Arcus, Kaylee Bell, Gretta Ziller and Starmakers Rachael Fahim (2017) and Brad Cox (2018). We are also fortunate to have CMC’s Tim Daley and Toyota’s Wayne Gabriel present on the night.

The impressive list of presenters will join Award show hosts O’Shea and red-carpet hosts the ABC’s Anna Moulder and popular TV host and country music entertainer Darren Coggan.

The 46th Toyota Golden Guitar Awards will be held on Saturday 27 January 2018 at the Tamworth Regional Entertainment and Conference Centre. Tickets are on sale now and available from For the second year running fans can catch all the action LIVE via ABC Landline Facebook Livestream. Highlights will be available on ABC TV and ABC iview Sunday 28 January 2018, 12.30 pm.

The 46th Country Music Awards of Australia – the Toyota Golden Guitar Awards are proudly supported by Toyota, the NSW Government via its tourism and major events agency Destination NSW, APRA AMCOS, Country Music Capital News, QANTASLINK, Regional Australia Bank, Coca-Cola and the Country Music Association of Australia (CMAA).

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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.