Music of the Guns

Saturday 3 March, 6.30pm
12 days from now

Presented by The Australian Army Band together with the Fort Scratchley Historic Society.

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 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 3rd March 2018) at 3pm. Should conditions be deemed too 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.

If the weather looks doubtful, please check this website at 3pm on the day.

If the event is cancelled, 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.


  • Saturday 03 March 2018 6:30 PM

A one off service/delivery fee applies to all online & phone purchases.

A payment processing fee of 1.95% applies to all purchases made by credit or debit card and is not included in the quoted price.

A payment processing fee does not apply for purchases made through Ticketek agents or outlets when using cash, or when redeeming a Ticketek Gift Voucher.

A 1 cent variation may occur on your price per ticket/item due to rounding.

All ticket/item prices include GST, if applicable, and are quoted in AU$.


  • A Reserve BYO Chair $25
  • B Reserve Chair Provided $30


Fort Scratchley
Nobbys Road