Music of the Guns

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Music of the Guns

Fort Scratchley

Sat, 11 March 2017
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Presented by Fort Scratchley Historical Society & The Australian Army Band.The Australian Army Band, together with the Fort Scratchley Historic Society, presents Music of the Guns featuring the Australian Army Band and Guest Musicians. Bring along a picnic, a small chair or rug and a bottle of wine ( small eskys only) and enjoy the sights and sounds of this event, culminating in the 1812 overture,  where the guns of Fort Scratchley become a part of the band!

Gates open at 4.45pm for a 6.30pm concert, concluding at 8.30pm with the 1812 overture and firing of the guns.

Please note that there will be LIMITED parking on the Fort grounds however drop off will be allowed at the Inner Gate.

Bookings can be made via phone 4929 1977, online www.ticketek.com.au or in person at Civic Theatre Ticketek Box Office (375 Hunter Street, Newcastle NSW 2300) during business hours Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm and Saturday 9am – 12.30pm.

Other Information: A decision if needed to cancel this event will be made on the event day (Saturday 11th March 2017) at 3pm Should conditions be deemed to be dangerous to proceed with this event due to severe weather warnings including rain, this event WILL be cancelled. Please note that there is not an alternative wet weather venue for this event.

Should you wish to check whether this event will go ahead please call 4929 3066 on the day.

Patrons WILL receive a full refund from point of purchase and these will be processed from Civic Theatre Ticketek Box Office within 5 – 10 working days.

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