Music of the Guns

Saturday 15 October 2022, 5.30pm
64 days from now

Presented by Fort Scratchley Historical Society Inc.

Enjoy the sights and sounds of the Australian Army Band Newcastle as they perform outdoors at the historic Fort Scratchley parade ground. This impressive concert will conclude with the Light Cavalry Overture where the guns of Fort Scratchley become a part of the band! Guest musicians from the Waratah Brass Band complete the show. Bring along your friends and a picnic for an outdoor event like no other!

Please note that there will be NO parking on the Fort grounds however drop off will be allowed at the Inner Gate. The overflow parking area on Nobby's Road will be open from 4pm.

Event running time information:

4:30pm - Gates open.

5:30pm - Concert starts.

7:30pm - Concert ends with the overture and firing of the guns.


  • There is no parking on the Fort grounds however drop off can occur at the inner gate.
  • Bring your own chair and picnic hamper (alcohol allowed) Small esky only, no tables.
  • Tickets can be purchased at the gate on the night of the show however please note there will only be Eftpos or credit card sales (no cash sales)


In the event of severe weather warning this concert may need to be cancelled. If so, a decision will be made at 2pm on the day. Please check this website.


  • Saturday 15 October 2022 5:30 PM

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


  • General Admission $25
  • General Admission + Chair $30



Fort Scratchley
Nobbys Road