Good news for Canberra country music fans! Brindabella Airlines will offer direct flights to Tamworth to coincide
with what promises to be an exciting line up at next year’s JAYCO Tamworth Country Music Festival and the 39th
JAYCO Country Music Awards of Australia – set to run from 14-23 January.
With flights starting from $187 each way and the chance to Win 1 of 2 Double Passes to see legendary Kenny
Rogers ‘Live in Tamworth’ – the service is set to be a winner for any Canberran up for some serious boot
Already flying daily between Brisbane and Tamworth, Brindabella is a proud major sponsor of next year’s starstudded
event and looks forward to extending its Tamworth service to the Canberra community.
‘We can have festival-goers in amongst their Golden Guitar favourites including Adam Harvey, Beccy Cole, Sara
Storer and Troy Cassar-Daley in less than an hour,’ said CEO Jeff Boyd.
‘This is a particularly good option for those wanting to maximise their country music fix – the 16 hours to drive
there and back is another two days of non-stop performances by some of the world’s best artists.’
Flights will run Fridays and Sundays during the 10 day event with Friday flights continuing through until 11 March
2011. Brindabella will also utilise this period to explore demand for an ongoing Canberra/Tamworth service.
Tourism Tamworth General Manager Rebel Thomson said ‘We are thrilled to have Brindabella on board as a
sponsor for the 2011 JAYCO Tamworth Country Music Festival and the JAYCO Country Music Awards of
Australia. Brindabella have now made one of the top 10 music festivals in the world more accessible to our
country music fans and friends in the Canberra community.’
Boasting 2,500 events across 80 venues over 10 huge days – Australia’s biggest country music event is not to be
So if you’re short on time and BIG on country, book your flights online for your chance to Win 1 of 2 Double
Passes to see Kenny Rogers on 23 January 2011.
Prize winners will be
announced in the ‘News’ section of our website on 7 January 2011.
Source = Brindabella Airlines