5 Sawyers Thursday, Off The Record ft Deejay Tone & DJ Mathmatics. Friday, Jethro Thorpe, Back to the 90s. Saturday, DJ Z4KLND. Sunday, Crocq & Friends.
Adamstown Uniting Church Saturday, Sing Along To The Show – Songs of the War Years.
Anna Bay Tavern Saturday, The Way. Sunday, Duncan Woods.
Argenton House Friday, The DuoTones. Saturday, Dean Kyrwood Duo. Sunday, Adrianna Mac Duo.
Australia Hotel Cessnock Saturday, Got It Covered.
Bar Petite Friday, Adrienne. Saturday, Danny and Jake.
Battlesticks Bar Friday, Nicko. Saturday, John Larder. Sunday, Madelyn.
Belmont 16s Friday, Mr James Band, Just Jade. Saturday, No Quarter Hammer Of The Gods Led Zeppelin Show, Anthology, Pete Gelzinnis. Sunday, 2 Left Feet.
Belmore Hotel Saturday, Stiletto.
Beresfield Bowling Club Friday, All Access 80s. Saturday, Snape Trilogy. Sunday, Red Dirt Country Band.
Blackbutt Hotel Friday, Spank N The Monkey.
The Bradford Friday, Allstar. Saturday, Early Daze.
Bulahdelah Bowling Club Saturday, Loose Bazooka.
Burwood Inn Friday, Ngariki.
Cambridge Hotel Friday, Something Good, e4444e, First Beige, Morgana Osaki, Rum Jungle, Holiday Basement. Saturday, The Aints! play The Saints, Them Wild Oats, Wavevom. Sunday, Something Something Explosion, Smacked Youth, Roxferry.
Cardiff RSL Club Saturday, Gen-R-8.
Catho Pub Saturday, Jamie Martens. Sunday, Bad Paris.
Caves Beach Hotel Friday, Big Night Out.
Central Charlestown Leagues Club Saturday, Joel Oakhill.
Central Hotel Stroud Saturday, Chris Saxby.
Cessnock Leagues Club Friday, Megan Core. Saturday, Paparazzi.
Civic Theatre Thursday, ACO: Tognetti’s Beethoven. Friday and Saturday, The Wharf Revue: Deja Revue. Tuesday, The Betoota Advocate Roadshow.
Clarendon Hotel Friday, Jackson Halliday.
Club Kotara Saturday, Morning Glory.
Club Lemon Tree Friday, Snape Trilogy. Saturday, Anthony Lee.
Club Macquarie Sunday, Gen-R-8.
Club Maitland City Friday, Steve Werren.
Colliery Inn Friday, Brien McVernon. Sunday, Zane Penn.
Commercial Hotel Boolaroo Friday, Maryanne Rex.
Commercial Hotel Morpeth Friday, Andrew G. Saturday, Kristo and King.
Croatian Wickham Sports Club Friday, Ron Knight & The The Fabulous Daze.
Crown & Anchor Hotel Saturday, Gerda & Dave, DJ Standing Ovation.
Customs House Friday, Chris Saxby. Sunday, Ben Travis.
Cypress Lakes Friday, Tom Christie. Saturday, Hayden Johns.
D’Albora Marina Sunday, Tyler John.
Denman Hotel Sunday, Sami Cooke.
Duke Of Wellington Friday, Matt McLaren. Saturday, Redline Duo.
East Cessnock Bowling Club Thursday, Snowy Robson. Saturday, Andrew G.
East Maitland Bowling Club Friday, Gen-R-8. Saturday, The 3. Sunday, Cotton, Sax & Strings.
Eatons Hotel Saturday, Matt Gaudry.
Edgeworth Tavern Friday, Full Throttle. Saturday, Chad Shuttleworth Duo.
Exchange Hotel Saturday, The Search Party. Sunday, Mark Wells Duo.
Family Hotel Maitland Friday, Burn N Carrot. Sunday, Darren Rolling Keys.
The Flying Tiger 231 Friday, Nano Live – Latino Night.
Gallipoli Legion Club Saturday, King Shakey.
Gateshead Tavern Friday, Got It Covered. Sunday, Outerphase.
George Tavern Friday, Kaylah Anne. Saturday, KR Duo.
Grain Store Sunday, J.J King.
Grand Hotel Tuesday, Eamon Dilworth’s VIATA.
Grand Junction Hotel Friday, Tracy McNeil & The Good Life. Sunday, Lost Ragas.
Greta Workers Club Friday, Kristo and King.
Gunyah Hotel Saturday, Sunhill Drive.
Hamilton Station Hotel Thursday, Starving Millions. Sunday, East Denistone, Good Grief, Cooks & Bakers.
Harrigan’s Pokolbin Friday, The V Dubs.
Hexham Bowling Club Saturday, The Blue Water Cowboys. Sunday, Allan Caswell.
Honeysuckle Hotel Friday, Crocq Duo. Saturday, Soundabout. Sunday, Harbour Sessions.
Hotel Cessnock Friday, Stu Morrison.
Hotel Delany Friday, Ben Travis. Saturday, Zac and Ben.
Hotel Jesmond Friday, Ryan Daley. Saturday, Old School Saturdays.
Imperial Hotel Singleton Saturday, No Exit - The Angels Show.
Jewells Tavern Friday, Dr Zoom Duo. Saturday, Live Baby Live – INXS Tribute Show.
The Junction Hotel Friday, Cam Thornton. Saturday, Tim Rossington.
Kahibah Sports Club Friday, Felix Quinn Music Duo.
King Street Hotel Friday, Alex Preston, Andy Murphy. Saturday, Bonka.
The Koutetsu Sunday, Safe Bet ft Sean Andrews, Forbes, Perry Carter, Matt Meler.
Kurri Bowling Club Saturday, Big Pete.
Lake Macquarie Tavern Friday, Joel Oakhill.
Lake Macquarie Yacht Club Friday, Sami Cooke. Sunday, Louis Burt.
Lakeside Village Tavern Friday, Joel Oakhill.
Lambton Park Hotel Friday, Truman Smith. Saturday, Dynamite. Sunday, Adrienne.
Lass O’Gowrie Thursday, Lachlan X. Morris, As of Sky, Remember the Circus. Friday, The Hedonists. Saturday, Sounds Like Winter, Apollos Garage, Interlude, Midnight Social.
Lizotte’s Thursday, Frenchy Sex Drugs, Rollerblades. Friday, Bruce Mathiske. Saturday, Glenn Shorrock. Sunday, Divine Miss M – Bette Midler Show (lunch), Mike McLellan (dinner). Monday, Hunter Valley Grammar. Tuesday, Menopause the Musical.
Lochinvar Hotel Sunday, Mick Jones.
Mark Hotel Friday, Duncan Woods. Saturday, Layth Gunn Solo.
Mary Ellen Hotel Friday, Zane Penn Duo. Saturday, Mojo Bandits.
Maryland Tavern Saturday, Dr Zoom Duo.
Mattara Hotel Saturday, Daniel Arvidson.
Mavericks On The Bay Friday, Joel Procter. Saturday, Max Jackson. Sunday, Brien McVernon.
Mavericks On Darby Friday, Mick Jones. Saturday, Deuce.
Mayfield Ex-Services Friday, David McCredie.
Metropolitan Hotel Maitland Friday, Leroy & The Rats. Saturday, Feed The Farmer Drought Benefit ft. Hard Drive, Decades, XntriX, Once Remained, Mokobanj, Metal Health, Old Mate & The Love Handles. Sunday, Metro Muso’s Jam Session.
Mezz Bar at Wallsend Diggers Friday, Steve Edmonds Band. Saturday, The Urge. Sunday, Jake Davey.
Morisset Country Club Sunday, Jason Paris.
Murray’s Brewery Saturday, Amy Fredes. Sunday, Nano.
Nabiac Hotel Friday, Boney Rivers.
Nag’s Head Hotel Friday, Anyerin. Saturday, Brien McVernon.
Neath Hotel Saturday, Frick N Orson.
Nelson Bay Diggers Friday, 2GoodReasons. Saturday, The After Party Trio. Sunday, Daniel Arvidson.
Nelson Bay Golf Club Saturday, Beth Gleeson.
Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club Sunday, Trancemission.
Newcastle Diggers Saturday, Hannah & Mike.
Newcastle Jockey Club Saturday, Kaylah Anne.
Newcastle Hotel Saturday, KLP.
Northern Star Hotel Friday, Jack Evans, Codi Kaye. Saturday, Nano, Greg McKew.
Paxton Bowling Club Saturday, Tom Christie.
Pedens Cessnock Saturday, Viagro.
Pelican RSL Saturday, Desperats Ride Again.
Pippis At The Point Sunday, Matt McLaren.
Plough Inn Friday, Allan Freihaut.
Potters Brewery Friday, Chad Shuttleworth.
Premier Hotel Saturday, The DuoTones.
Prince of Wales Hotel Friday, Tim Rossington. Saturday, Holly Mae.
Queens Wharf Hotel Friday, Bobby C, Marissa + 1. Saturday, Pete McCredie, 2GoodReasons. Sunday, The Years, Wharflife.
Quill & Compass Sunday, Nicholas Connors.
Railway Hotel Cessnock Sunday, Sunday with Crawfish Stew.
Redhead Surf Club Sunday, Dane Fitzsimmons.
Royal Federal Hotel Branxton Friday, Misbehave. Saturday, Lithium.
Royal Hotel Singleton Sunday, Bigger Than Rod.
Royal Oak Cessnock Sunday, Lachlan.
Royal Motor Yacht Club Toronto Friday, James Naldo. Sunday, The FruiTTrees.
Rutherford Hotel Saturday, DJ PureBlonde, Beau Hatch.
Seabreeze Hotel Friday, MardMax Trio. Saturday, Rubber Bullet.
Settlers Arms Hotel Sunday, Brendan Watson.
Seven Seas Hotel Friday, Naughtical Boys, Piss to.Eme.
Shenanigans at the Imperial Friday, Phonic Duo. Saturday, Bobby C.
Shoal Bay Country Club Friday, Madelyne. Saturday, Adrienne McKinney Duo. Sunday, Michael Peter Duo.
Shortland Hotel Friday, Reg Sinclair. Saturday, Robbie T.
Small Ballroom Thursday, Tigers Jaw, Jess Locke, Paper Thin. Saturday, ORB, SOY, Space Carbonara, Lachlan X. Morris, Fungas.
Soldiers Point Bowling Club Friday, Kelly Hope.
Spinning Wheel Hotel Friday, Tim Broadway.
Stag and Hunter Hotel Friday, Josh Needs. Saturday, Stormcellar.
Star Hotel Sunday, Jazz In The Lane.
Station Hotel Kurri Kurri Saturday, Extreme Mobile Entertainment.
St Johns Anglican Church Newcastle Friday, Drought Relief Concert ft Imogen Bilinsky, Peter Guy, Cindy Doherty, Kathryn Pitkin, Stephanie Garside, Ryan Ambrose, Peter Trist, Cassandra Campbell & Friends, Helen Carter, Imogen Bilinsky.
Stockton Bowling Club Sunday, Summer Sessions.
Stockton RSL Club Saturday, Peter Grant (NZ). Sunday, Roy Cooper and the Fabulous Feeling Alright Trio.
Swansea Hotel Friday, Greg Bryce. Saturday, Sounds of Sunday.
Swansea RSL Club Saturday, Rich & Famous.
Swansea Workers Club Saturday, Sami Cooke. Sunday, James Osborn.
Tilligerry RSL Friday, Outerphase. Saturday, Kelly Hope.
Toronto Diggers Saturday, 40 Up Club.
Toronto Hotel Saturday, Country Live at the Lake ft Travis Collins, Troy Kemp, The Viper Creek Band, Tailgate Drive, Chelsea Berman.
Toronto Workers Saturday, Triple Zero.
Town Hall Hotel Saturday, Kellie Cain.
Victoria Hotel Hinton Saturday, Jade Holland Band. Sunday, Chad Shuttleworth.
Wallsend Sporties Friday, Brendan Murphy.
Wangi Hotel Saturday, Duncan Woods. Sunday, Layth Gunn.
Wangi Wangi RSL Club Sunday, Reg Sinclair.
Warners At The Bay Friday, Anthony Lee. Saturday, Mardmax.
Warners Bay Foreshore Friday, The Bad and The Ugly.
Wests Cardiff Saturday, The Years.
Wests City NEX Saturday, The Big Bang.
Wests New Lambton Thursday, Angamus. Friday, Loko. Saturday, The Remedy Trio. Tuesday, Angamus.
Wickham Park Hotel Friday, Pornskas. Saturday, Madelyn, Black Sabbath + DO. Sunday, Chikarma, The Blues Bombers.
Windale Gateshead Bowling Club Friday, Emile.
Windsor Castle Hotel Saturday, Jake Folbigg.
A Star Is Born (M) A musician helps a young singer and actress find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a spiral.
Backtrack Boys (MA) In this Aussie doco, three boys are on a rocky path towards jail until they meet a rule-breaking jackaroo and join his legendary dog jumping team.
Beautiful Boy Steve (MA) Steve Carell is a father who watches his son (Oscar nominee Timothée Chalamet, Call Me By Your Name) struggle with meth addiction.
Bohemian Rhapsody (M) A celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury, who defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet.
Boy Erased (MA) The son of a Baptist preacher is forced to participate in a church-supported gay conversion program.
Charming (G) Three fairy tale princesses find themselves engaged to the same guy, Prince Charming.
Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween (PG) Halloween comes to life in a brand-new, family adventure comedy based on R.L. Stine’s 400-million-selling series of books.
Halloween (MA) Jamie Lee Curtis returns for the final confrontation with Michael Myers in the sequel to the classic horror, set 40 years after the first movie.
Hunter Killer (MA) An untested American submarine captain teams with U.S. Navy Seals to rescue the Russian president, who has been kidnapped by a rogue general.
First Man (M) A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.
Indivisible (M) When war etches battle scars on their hearts, Army chaplain Darren Turner and his wife face a fight to save their marriage.
Journey’s End (M) Set in a dugout in Aisne in 1918, it's the story of a group of British officers, led by the mentally disintegrating young officer Stanhope, variously awaiting their fate.
Ladies In Black (PG) Set in 1959, when the impact of European migration and the rise of women’s liberation is about to change Australia forever, a shy schoolgirl takes a summer job at the prestigious department store.
Patrick (PG) Sarah is a young woman whose life is in a bit of a mess. The last thing she needs is someone else to look after.
The Girl in the Spider’s Web (MA) Lisbeth Salander, the cult figure and title character of the book series created by Stieg Larsson is played by Claire Foy.
9 to 5 The Musical Three women co-workers concoct a plan to get even with their sexist and hypocritical boss; musical with jubilant songs by Dolly Parton. Theatre on Brunker, at St Stephen’s Hall, Adamstown. Friday and Saturday at 7pm; Sunday, November 11 and 18, at 2pm.
2018 Newcastle Flame A night of storytelling which has some audience members recounting their life experiences. The Royal Exchange, Newcastle. Saturday, at 8pm.
The Betoota Advocate Roadshow The writers and editors of a satirical online newspaper look amusingly, and with audience’s help, at ways to keep news media going. TEG Dainty & Nice Events, at the Civic Theatre, Newcastle, Tuesday, at 8pm.
Frenchy: Sex, Drugs and Rollerblades The world-renowned lanky Australian male comedian in a new touring show. Lizotte’s, Lambton. Thursday. Dinner and show from 6pm, show only at 8.30pm.
Harvey A heavily drinking man’s best friend, a six-foot tall invisible rabbit helps to resolve people’s problems; comedy by Mary Chase. Newcastle Theatre Company, at the NTC Theatre, Lambton. Saturday, at 8pm, and Sunday, at 2pm; then Wednesday, Friday and Saturday at 8pm, until November 24, plus 2pm on Saturday, November 17.
Legally Blonde: The Musical Jr A teenage girl who is dropped by her boyfriend when they finish high school manages to get into the same university law school as him; lively musical. Bling Productions, at Lake Macquarie Performing Arts Centre, Warners Bay. Thursday, at 6.30pm.
Lord of the Rings Symphony Newcastle Wind Orchestra and The National College of Dance tell the story of J.R.R Tolkien’s popular fantasy through a symphony by a Dutch composer and dazzling dance movements. Griffith Duncan Theatre, Callaghan. Saturday at 2pm and 7.30pm.
Menopause the Musical – Women on Fire! Revised version of the musical about four women who meet at a sale and discuss their problems. Lizotte’s, Lambton. Tuesday, at 8.30pm.
The Sculpture Garden An estranged couple and family are brought together by unexpected arrivals and the actions of strangers; premiere of a new play by Australian writer Noel Hodda. Valley Artists, at Laguna Hall. Nightly at 8pm from November 9 to 11 and November 14 to 17.
The Wharf Revue: Deja Revue Lively send-up of politicians and other people and events in sketches written and directed by Jonathan Biggins and Drew Forsythe. Sydney Theatre Company, at the Civic Theatre, Newcastle. Friday and Saturday, at 8pm.