Event held on March 13

Rock the Turf - Tumut

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Event runs from 12:00 PM to 10:30 PM


Tumut’s favourite music festival, Rock The Turf, has announced Australian music icons Baby Animals and Thirsty Merc will headline the 2021 event on Saturday 13 March at Tumut Racecourse. The stellar line-up of artists for Rock The Turf also includes 19Twenty and The Barren Spinsters, along with local favourites Velvetsmyle, Colourz, Captain Jack and The Rhythm Sect. Event-goers will be singing along to classic songs like “One Word”, “Early Warning” and “Rush You” from Baby Animals. The band burst onto the Australian music scene with the release of their debut album in 1991 and quickly gained worldwide acclaim. The band has opened for Van Halen and toured with the likes of Bryan Adams and The Black Crowes. Thirsty Merc continue to cement their place in the fabric of Australia’s music landscape with 4 critically acclaimed albums, 5 ARIA Awards nominations and more than 250,000 albums sold to date. The set list will feature much-loved songs including “In the Summertime” and “Someday, Someday” as well as the band’s newer material. Situated alongside the beautiful Tumut River in the leafy grounds of the picturesque Racecourse, Rock The Turf is fast becoming the region’s premier event. With a full schedule of music from local and national artists and a wide array of food & beverage stalls in attendance.  Gates open 12:00pm for 10hrs of live music and entertainment! Entry Cost Adult $50 - Children under 13 Free