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The Apia Good Times Tour returns for its 6th consecutive year with its biggest line-up of Oz music legends yet with Brian Cadd, Marcia Hines, Russell Morris, Leo Sayer and John Paul Young set to criss-cross the country for this unique, once-in-a-lifetime concert experience.

The 2018 Apia Good Times Tour kicks off on Wednesday, 16 May in Darwin before taking in Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne, Bendigo, Geelong, Toowoomba, Brisbane, Tweed Heads, Newcastle, Thirroul, Sydney, Canberra, Launceston and finishing the party in Hobart on 16 June. Tickets to all shows go on sale at 10.00am local times on Monday, 5 February.

2018’s line-up of legends have a huge array of hits to draw from including Ginger Man, A Little Ray of Sunshine, You, Your Love Still Brings Me to my Knees, The Real Thing, Wings of an Eagle, You Make Me Feel Like Dancing, When I Need You, I Hate the Music and Love Is In The Air, to name a few. Each artist performs a solo set of their hits before joining in an extraordinary finale with all five sharing the stage.

Singer, songwriter, producer – Brian Cadd has done it all. Cadd kicked off his career with two of the most celebrated bands of their day, The Groop and Axiom, with hits Woman You’re Breaking Me and A Little Ray of Sunshine. He followed this with a string of massive hits as a solo artist with songs like Ginger Man, Let Go, Alvin Purple and the soundtrack to the classic Morning of the Earth surf movie, before moving into a ‘behind-the-scenes’ role in the music industry, going on to produce and work alongside music heavyweights from around the globe.

Australia’s beloved musical treasure Marcia Hines AM will be joining the “Good Times” line up for the first time this year.  With a career spanning four decades, she has released 22 albums, selling 2.6 million copies and has garnered countless chart-topping singles and multi-platinum records. Marcia Hines is an inspiration to women and Australians everywhere, constantly reinventing herself and setting industry benchmarks; moving from Boston Massachusetts to Sydney at just 16 to star in the Australian production of ‘Hair‘, being the first black woman to star in Jesus Christ Superstar and advocating ceaselessly for diabetes.

ARIA Award winner, ARIA Hall of Fame inductee, platinum-selling artist and former King of Pop, Russell Morris, is an Australian music icon with his own extensive catalogue of Aussie anthems including The Real Thing, Sweet Sweet Love, Hush, Wings of an Eagle and many more.  Morris’ most recent releases are his Blues Trilogy albums – Sharkmouth, Van Diemen’s Land and Red Dirt Red Heart – all of which reached Top 10 on the ARIA Album chart and garnered nominations for ARIA Awards for Best Blues & Roots Album (Sharkmouth and Red Dirt Red Heart won the Awards in 2013 and 2016 respectively).

From his debut 1973 smash hit The Show Must Go On to his 2006 UK #1 remix of Thunder In My Heart, Leo Sayer has carved an incredible worldwide career over four decades including selling 18 million albums and winning a Grammy Award. In the international music charts, there have been more than twenty top ten singles and five top ten albums in Leo’s illustrious recording career. Add to this his acclaimed talents as a songwriter with hits written for Tina Turner, Cliff Richard, Roger Daltrey, Dolly Parton, Three Dog Night, Gene Pitney and Jennifer Warnes. With a slew of hits to choose from including You Make Me Feel Like Dancing, Have You Ever Been in Love, Thunder In My Heart, More Than I Can Say, When I Need You and Long Tall Glasses (I Can Dance), Leo will have the Apia Good Times Tour audience singing along and on their feet from the first note.

John Paul Young OAM is undoubtedly one of the most popular Australian artists of the 70’s, with a string of hits, and over 4 million record sales, cementing him a place in Australia’s music history. In the early 70’s when John was a sheet metal worker by day and singer by night, he was approached to record Pasadena, before joining the cast of Jesus Christ Superstar playing the role of Annas until 1974.  Then everything went just a little crazy and “JPY” was all over the airwaves with Yesterday’s Hero, The Love Game, I Hate the Music, Keep On Smilin’, I Wanna Do It With You, Where the Action Is, Standing In The Rain and, of course, Love Is In The Air.

Tickets to the Apia Good Times Tour go on sale to the general public at 10.00am, local times, on Monday, 5 February 2018.

Apia Good Times Tour 2018

Wednesday, 16 May 2018
Darwin Entertainment Centre, Darwin, NT
Tickets available from the Box Office, 08 8980 3333 and
Friday, 18 May 2018
Perth Concert Hall, Perth, WA
Tickets available from Ticketmaster – 136 100 and – and – Perth Concert Hall Box Office,
08 9231 9999 and

Saturday, 19 May 2018
Thebarton Theatre, Adelaide, SA
Tickets available from Ticketmaster – 136 100 and
Friday, 25 May 2018
Palais Theatre, Melbourne, Vic
Tickets available from Ticketmaster – 136 100 and 
Saturday, 26 May 2018
Ulumbarra Theatre, Bendigo, Vic
Tickets available from the Box Office, 03 5434 6100 and
Sunday, 27 May 2018
Costa Hall, Geelong Performing Arts Centre, Geelong, Vic
Tickets available from GPAC – 03 5225 1200 and
Thursday, 31 May 2018
Empire Theatre, Toowoomba, Qld
Tickets available from the Box office, 1300 655 299 and

Friday, 1 June 2018
QPAC Concert Hall, Brisbane, Qld
Tickets available from the Box Office, 136 246 or

Saturday, 2 June 2018
Twin Towns Services Club, Tweed Heads, NSW
Tickets available from the Box Office, 1800 014 014 and

Sunday, 3 June 2018
Twin Towns Services Club, Tweed Heads, NSW
Tickets available from the Box Office, 1800 014 014 and 

Thursday, 7 June 2018
Civic Theatre, Newcastle, NSW
Tickets available from Ticketek – 132 849 and and 
the Box Office, 02 4929 1977 and

Friday, 8 June 2018
Anita’s Theatre, Thirroul, NSW
Tickets available from Ticketmaster, 136 100 and

Saturday, 9 June 2018
Enmore Theatre, Enmore/Sydney, NSW
Tickets available from Ticketek – 132 849 and
Sunday, 10 June 2018
Canberra Theatre Centre, Canberra, ACT
Tickets available from the Box Office, 02 6275 2700 and
Friday, 15 June 2018
Princess Theatre, Launceston, TAS
Tickets available from the Box Office, 03 6323 3666 and
Saturday, 16 June 2018
Wrest Point Entertainment Centre, Hobart, TAS
Tickets available from Ticketmaster, 136 100 and
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