Peter Garrett & The Alter Egos

Tuesday 12 March 2024, 8pm

Great Southern Nights in association with Sony, Select & Eleven Music presents
Peter Garret & The Alter Egos True North Tour 2024

Supported by Raintalker

Peter and his band The Alter Egos (which features the Oils Martin Rotsey on guitar and Heather Shannon from The Jezabels on keys) will perform at Newcastle City Hall on Tuesday March 12 with special guests, Raintalker. 


Peter Garrett has spent a lifetime exploring the beaten and unbeaten tracks that run through this country and its people. In March 2024 he will release a new solo album called The True North recorded with his band The Alter Egos (which includes Martin Rotsey from the Oils on guitar). It’s a deeply personal reflection on his singular journey, drawing inspiration and sustenance from the living colours of Australia’s natural environment and the sights and sounds of modern Oz.
Peter will tour nationally in support of this release and today announced he is adding a new show in Newcastle on Tuesday 12th March at Newcastle City Hall. This show is part of NSW’s Great Southern Nights 2024 program and the show will showcase some of these new songs alongside some Midnight Oil classics and other works. Tickets are onsale now.

Peter Garrett is one of our most prominent living Australians.  A renowned activist, former politician, and lead singer of Midnight Oil he is a long-time campaigner on a range of local and global issues including improving the life opportunities of Indigenous Australians, ending the climate crisis, and the AUKUS agreement.

Add the new album from PETER GARRETT, 'THE TRUE NORTH' released 15 March 2024 as a digital download or physical CD to your ticket order.

All ages/Licensed venue
Running times:
Doors: 7:00pm
Support: 8:00pm – 8:45pm
Peter Garrett & The Alter Egos: 9:15pm

Great Southern Nights 2024 will take place from 8-24 March 2024 featuring more than 300 gigs across 17 nights throughout Sydney’s inner city and Western Sydney, as well as shows in seven key music communities across NSW, including Tamworth, Wagga, Newcastle, Wollongong and the Northern Rivers.

For the latest information, visit

When ordering an album, customers provide consent for their contact details to be provided to Sony Music Australia in order to distribute the album.

  • Emailed from On Repeat (Sony Music D2C)
  • Customers who have purchase the digital album before 15 March will receive their download via email within the week of release. Orders purchased after 16 March will be sent within 2 weeks of purchase via email.

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  • Customers who purchase the album before 15 March will have their order within the week of release. Orders purchased after 16 March please allow up to 2 weeks to be delivered.

Please note that this offer is only available within Australia and all bundle purchases are final.

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  • Tuesday 12 March 2024 8:00 pm

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  • All $89.90


  • Civic Theatre Ticket Office
  • 02 4929 1977


City Hall
290 King Street