The Country Music Guild of Australasia was established in 1968 and is the longest running music club of any genre still operating in Australasia.

We celebrated our 50th anniversary in 2018.

We present a live country band every Friday night at the Pascoe Vale RSL
40 Cumberland Road Pascoe Vale, Victoria (Cnr O’Hea Street).

Live country music from 8 pm to 11.00 pm with line dancing, partner dancing and rock’n’roll dancing.

Raffles and a door prize of a $25 dinner at the RSL

Great meals available from 6 pm with free tea and coffee in the band room.

Members $5 – Visitors $10 (effective July 30, 2016)

Membership is $15 single or $30 family or double

Enquiries – Keith (03) 9338 7902

Rattlincane – November 16
Rattlincane ripped it up at the Country Music Guild and packed quite a punch even without John Joyce’s pedal steel.
Read more.
Dusty Crumpets – November 9
Yorkie’s new band the Dusty Crumpets played their first public gig and sounded like they had been together for years.
Read more.

Click here to see the winner of the loudest shirt


*** Check out “Cryin’ Time” the latest new video by The Dalton Gang. ***

*** Check out “Whiskey, If You Were A Woman” a recent Guild video by The Dalton Gang. ***

*** Check out “South Of The Border” the latest Guild video from the Dukes Of Haggard gig.***

*** Check out “Forever For A While” the latest Guild video by Doug Bruce And The Tailgaters. ***

Check out the winners of the Most Popular Band and Most Popular Vocalist for 2017-2018 on the Awards Page and listen to Keith’s presentation and announcement of the winners and hear their responses.

Friday November 23, 2018: The Palace Gypsies

The Palace Gypsies always put on a great show with four vocalists to provide real variety.

Glen Lee – vocals and guitar
Phil Bowen – lead guitar and vocals
Karan Johns – bass and vocals
Bryan Derrick – drums and vocals

Classic country

Hear Glen singing “Thank God For The Radio” (A live recording)

Friday November 30, 2018: Justin Standley Band

Justin and his band drew a huge crowd when they played for us in August 2018 so we had to have them back.

Justin was a finalist in the Tamworth Golden Guitars (2017), Starmaker (2014) and X Factor (2012). He has scored 4 #1 singles on the Country Tracks Top 40 Chart.

Justin Standley – vocals and guitar
Kerran Keats – lead guitar and vocals
Karan Johns – bass and vocals
Peter Westwood- drums and vocals

Classic country and Originals

Website: www.teamjustinstandley.com

Friday December 7, 2017: Rough Cut

Winners of the Guild’s Most Popular Band Award in 2011 and 2013

Mark “Yorkie” Crossley – vocals and guitar
Mark Woolrich – vocals and lead guitar
Robyn Farrell – vocals and guitar
Neil Hobbs – bass
Tony Patricks – drums and vocals

Classic Country and Country Rock

Website: www.roughcutband.com.au

Facebook: Rough Cut Country Band


Video Clips

Friday December 14, 2018: The Moonee Valley Drifters

The Moonee Valley Drifters have been around for over 30 years, released 6 albums and still play regularly around Melbourne.

Tom Forsell – vocals, guitar and accordion
Rob Grenville – vocals and lead guitar
Peter Beulke – double bass
Dave Cantrell – steel guitar
John (Dude) Brockton – drums and vocals

Classic country, western swing, Tex-Mex & Cajun

Website: mooneevalleydrifters.com


Audio Clips – “Just Little Boy Blue” and “Haulin’ Freight On The Interstate”

Friday December 21, 2018: Christmas Breakup with The Dalton Gang, Dave Moore and special guests

This is our final gig for the year so come along and celebrate it with us.

The Dalton Gang plus Dave Moore will be the house band for the night with performances by special guest artists.

Leo Dalton – vocals, lead guitar, banjo and fiddle
Helen Stewart – vocals and bass
Stuie Lees – vocals and drums
Dave Moore – pedal steel

PLEASE NOTE: This evening will start earlier at 7.45 pm and finish around 11.30 pm.

The Dalton Gang won the Guild’s Most Popular Band Award in 2004, 2005 and 2018

Helen Stewart won the Guild’s Most Popular Vocalist Award in 2010, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.

Classic country and Christmas

The videos below were recorded at The Guild’s 50th Anniversary concert on July 6, 2018

The Dalton Gang with special guest Dave Moore

Have a merry Christmas and a safe and happy New Year

We’ll be back on Friday February 1, 2019

View and print the latest gig guide flyer – November 2018
It is in PDF format – Click the image to enlarge it