Aug 21, 2020

Saturday 6:00pm

Blue Shaddy

West Australian four piece Blue Shaddy are a family band that seem to fit more into one song than most do in a two hour set. To quote ‘The Hollies’ ‘the road is long with many a winding turn’. ‘He aint heavy’, ‘he’s my
brother’ (Belly), then there’s the wife (Sandy), and now after some 17 years away from the band drummer
Dean Wuksta and original drummer is back, and there you have 27 years of ‘Blue Shaddy’ fresh and ready to

Aug 26, 2020

Thursday 7:00pm

Preserve Gnarabup Fundraiser - SOLD OUT

The Preserve Gnarabup crew have put together a line up of local Muso's to help raise funds.
Live music from Beeva Feeva, Saltwater duo, Dan White / Blue child collective, Moody Cows and a very special guest.

Aug 28, 2020

Saturday 7:00pm

James Abberley

With a recent string of sold out shows in New Zealand and his home state of Western Australia, James’ music is catching on in a big way.

Sep 04, 2020

Saturday 7:00pm

Sunshine Brothers

Surf's up legends! Leave your troubles at the door and get ready to get loose with WA's legendary coastal dub/reggae/ska heroes SUNSHINE BROTHERS.

Oct 08, 2020

Friday 7:00pm

The Alternatives

Following sellout shows in Perth, THE ALTERNATIVES get ready to rock Margaret River for the very first time with "THE BEST OF 90S GRUNGE"

Performing classics from the likes of Nirvana, Soundgarden, Pearl Jam, Stone Temple Pilots, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Offspring, Smashing Pumpkins and a whole stack more.

Load up the HJ panel van with your flannel-loving crew and get ready to relive all your favourite 90s alternative-rock hits!

Oct 23, 2020

Saturday 7:00pm


The Rubens are back in a big way with the release of new single & infectious summer jam, ‘Live In Life’.

Oct 29, 2020

Friday 7:00pm

Abbe May & Legs Electric

They destroyed the main stage at Sugarloaf Rock Festival in February and we're pumped to welcome 2 of the finest artists WA has to offer to THE RIVER for a night of rock! 

Nov 05, 2020

Friday 7:00pm


You Am I are without doubt one of Australia’s all-time essential rock n’ roll bands.

More than two decades on from their first album release, You Am I have not only had one of the longest and most successful recording careers in Australia, but are also without doubt one of our most loved live bands.

Nov 07, 2020

Sunday 6:00pm

Tex Perkins & Matt Walker

Tex’s exciting new (and long overdue) collaboration with Matt Walker (a great artist in his own right) duo show is coming to Margaret River!
It’s a blues swamp-groove kinda thing that’s a little reminiscent of some of the things in Tex’s back catalogue. Many new originals inhabit the setlist, but see them now while they still have to flesh out the set with a few Cruel Sea hits also!

Nov 10, 2020

Wednesday 7:00pm

Thelma Plum

Thelma Plum has had a massive twelve months. The young Gamilaraay singer songwriter has released her debut album ‘Better in Blak’ to much acclaim, placing second in the triple j album of the year listeners poll and garnering nominations for the Australian Music Prize Album of the Year, six ARIA’s nominations, APRA Song of the Year and, with three songs in the Hottest 100 including the album’s title track at #9.

Dec 04, 2020

Saturday 7:00pm

Sly Withers

Sunday Session at The River. Live music- Free Entry.

Dec 18, 2020

Saturday 7:00pm

Juzzie Smith - One Man Band

Juzzie Smith is a ridiculously talented One-man band, based in Byron Bay Australia. Juzzie's unique style is bluesy/folk mixed into a groove of its own.

Mar 26, 2021

Saturday 7:00pm

Jeff Martin (The Tea Party)

Jeff Martin (The Tea Party) will step out on his 27 date Australian tour to celebrate the release of “Set in Stone” 

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