The Romaniacs

The Romaniacs have built a strong following playing at north coast venues and festivals for 19 years. The members Phil Levy (Guitars, Mandolin Banjo & vocals), Leo Glass (Guitars and Bouzouki and Vocals) and Guy Madigan (Darabuka, Cajon & percussion) and Steve Gilbert (Harmonica and Vocals) and Michael Turner (Bass and Baritone Guitar) They are […]

The Channon Rural Fire Brigade

The Channon Rural Fire Brigade is made up of volunteers just like the other 70,000 RFS volunteer firefighters across NSW. The unprecedented early start to the fire season puts us now into the 6th month already with no end in sight. As the drought continues, fire conditions worsen and hundreds of fires threaten lives, property, animals […]

Lawrence Gratton

Lawrence Gratton is a UK born, Australia based live looping rock violinist. His performance encapsulates the beauty of classical music with the familiarity of modern styles.His music is produced by live looping violin, guitar and stompbox, with pieces ranging from classical themes to all out rock anthems and looped dance beats. Much of his music […]

Happy Africa

West African performer, dancer and teacher Gabriel Otu fronts this energetic five-piece band. Growing up on the beaches of Ghana’s South Coast, Gabriel started traditional African dance at the ripe young age of 7 and pursued in continuing his Fathers footsteps in playing percussion, singing and carving djembes. TODAY Gabriel is based in the Northern Rivers […]

The Channon Children’s Centre

The Channon Children’s Centre is a non-profit community Preschool, which offers a Preschool Program for children aged 2.5 – 5 years. We have a wonderful management committee which is made up of parents and community volunteers, who contribute time and energy to help make our centre vibrant and diverse. Our Preschool Program is facilitated by passionate […]

The Palm Wine Ambassadors

In the tradition of cross-pollination that gave rise to Palm Wine music, The Palm Wine Ambassadors draw their musical inspiration from continents and archipelagos worldwide and bring it home.  About 20 years ago Jason Burns returned to Australia after a decade and a half first driving Peogeot 404s across the Sahara and selling them to […]

Mish & Jewel

Powerful, climate passionate and earth loving singer/songwriter Mish Songsmith is perfectly matched in harmony and on piano with long time Besty and multi-talented Musician, Jewel Musica. Together these two local, wise women interweave like sisters, performing Mish’s heart connected, spiritual and relevant music for the current times with beautiful harmonies, light percussion and tenor ukulele. […]

The Channon Dunoon Pony Club

Coronation Park has been home to the Channon/Dunoon Pony Club since its inception in 1964. With around 30 riding members aged 4 – 24 who attend regular practice days at the Park 2-3 times a month (February – September), we regularly compete at gymkhanas from Grafton to Tweed Heads.The aims of Pony Club are to […]

Channon Public School P&C Association

Located in The Channon Village, The Channon Public School is set high on the hill, overlooking a picturesque valley and the Nightcap Ranges. The school works with the community to provide relevant educational experiences aimed at developing each child intellectually, physically, socially, culturally and emotionally. The parents & citizens’ association (P&C) plays a vital role, bringing the […]

Jimmy Willing and the Real Gone Hick-Ups

Jimmy Willing & The Real Gone Hick-Ups have a brand new album out called Horse Operas. Jimmy and his band will be performing it at The Channon Markets 43rd Birthday Party starting 10am Sunday 13th of October. Special guest act is The Von Tramp Family Puppet Show who are no newcomers to The Channon having […]