Galston Country Music Festival 2000

Sunday 10th September at Fagan Park

The Galston Country Music Festival Band is:

Peter Drummond (Drums), Duncan (Electric Guitar)
Garry Steele (Keyboard and Accordian), Chris Soulos (Bass) and Andrew Clermont (fiddle)
and Pat Drummond (Acoustic guitar)
8.45 AM Band Members Soundcheck

The Galston Country Music Festival is an initiative of The Galston Rotary Club which began in 1997. The The Festival Patron is Frank Ifield, and the current serving executive directors are Tony and Vikki Page, Len Knight and Pat Drummond. The Festival is held on the second weekend of every September. The final and major concert of the Festival is held at Fagan Park in Galston on the northern rural fringe of Sydney, the state Capitol of New South Wales, Australia. All funds raised go to promote the activities of Galston Rotary Club.

Applications by performers may be lodged by email to

Galston Country Music Festival 1999

The 1999 event raised substantial monies for the Cancer Patients Assistants Fund and was a wonderful event with an attendance of about 7000 people at The Sunday Main Concerts

Photos of The 1998 and 1999 and 2000 Events can be accessed here




Set Length
  9.30 Sam Ferraro 20 mins  Barry Williams
  9.50 Steve Passfield 25 mins  Barry Williams
 10.15 Kris Rieger 20 mins  Barry Williams
 10.35 Colin Greatorix and Kris Rieger 30 mins  Barry Williams
 11.05 Tracy Coster 35 mins  Pat Drummond
 11.40 Changeover for Reel Matilda 10 mins  Len Knight
 11.50 Reel Matilda 40 mins  Len Knight
 12.30 Official Opening 15 mins  Pat Drummond

Golden Saddle Awards

Craig Byrne

Dave Debbs

Tracy Anne Killeen

35 mins Helen Kay and Barry Williams
 1.20 Greg Champion 40 mins  Len Knight

Normie Rowe

Golden Saddle Winner Announcement with Festival Patron, Frank Ifield and Normie Rowe

30 mins  Pat Drummond
 2.30 Pat Drummond and Karen Lynne 30 mins  Frank Ifield
 3.00 Changeover for Craig Giles 5 mins  Len Knight
 3.05 Craig Giles 40 mins Helen Kay
 3.45 Changeover for The Sparnetts 15 mins  Len Knight,
 4.00 The Sparnetts 50 mins  Pat Drummond and Jon Farkas
 4.50 Grand Finale with
The Sparnets, Craig Giles, Greg Champion etc..
10 mins  Pat Drummond
 5.00 Close Pat Drummond, Len Knight and
Vikki and Tony Page

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