BEST OF: MISS Amber & Stukulele's November Uke Night is traditionally all about looking back at the year that's been. The wonderful themes presented in 2016 are: Pub Rock, Hawaiian Night, Intimate Requests, Gone Not Forgotten, All That Jazz, Novelty Tunes, Songs Of The Silver Screen, More Intimate Requests and British Invasion so two songs will be chosen from each book. At Club Mullum in the Ex-services tonight from 6.30pm. $10.
BEST OF: MISS Amber & Stukulele's November Uke Night is traditionally all about looking back at the year that's been. The wonderful themes presented in 2016 are: Pub Rock, Hawaiian Night, Intimate Requests, Gone Not Forgotten, All That Jazz, Novelty Tunes, Songs Of The Silver Screen, More Intimate Requests and British Invasion so two songs will be chosen from each book. At Club Mullum in the Ex-services tonight from 6.30pm. $10. Contributed

What's hot and who's on: This week's gig guide

Thursday

  • Ballina RSL Club: First floor - Mandy Nolan presents the Big Gig Comedy 7.30pm
  • Bangalow Bowling Club: Rock 'n' roll dance lessons 7pm
  • Beach Hotel, Byron Bay: Adam Harpaz Band 8.30pm
  • Byron Theatre Byron Community Centre: Byron Community Primary School presents Close Encounters of the Recycling Kind 6pm
  • Club Mullum Mullumbimby: Miss Amber & Stukulele's Uke Night 7pm
  • Lennox Hotel, Lennox Head: Jam Night 9pm
  • Lismore Golf Club, East Lismore: Summerland Rockers 7pm
  • Lismore Heights Sports, Recreation and Community Centre: Square Dancing 4.30pm
  • New Tattersalls Hotel, Lismore: Front Bar- Lucas Zorzo Trio 7pm
  • Nimbin Hotel: Surf Report 7pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba: Nicole Brophy 8.30pm
  • Slipway Hotel, Ballina: Andy Buckle 7.30pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Sarah Grant Duo 7pm
  • Treehouse on Belongil, Byron Bay: Jesse Morris Duo 7pm

Friday

  • Ballina RSL Club: Boardwalk - Horace Bevan Band 8.30pm;
  • Beach Hotel, Byron Bay: Du East Duo 5pm; Waxhead + Guests 9pm
  • Byron Theatre and Community Centre, Byron Bay: Byron Community Primary School presents Close Encounters of the Recycling Kind 6pm
  • Cherry Street Sports Club, Ballina: Kids free disco 5pm; Jeff Massey 7.30pm
  • Clydesdale Steak Barn, Casino: Darrel Maher 6pm
  • East Lismore Bowling Club: Vanessa Lee & The Road Train 7.30pm
  • Eltham Hotel, Eltham: Thor Phillips 6pm
  • Exchange Hotel, Kyogle: Odyssey 8.30pm
  • Goonellabah Tavern: Northern Sounds karaoke 8pm
  • Hotel Brunswick, Brunswick Heads: Phil Jamieson (Grinspoon) 7pm
  • Hotel Henry Rous, Ballina: DJ Rhys 9.30pm
  • Illawong Hotel, Evans Head: DJ Disco Statik 8.30pm
  • Lennox Hotel, Lennox Head: Stephen Lovelight Duo Experience 9.30pm
  • Lismore Workers Club: Main Lounge - Check 2 7.30pm
  • Middle Pub Mullumbimby: Krappyokee 8pm
  • Mullumbimby Farmers Market: Tim Stokes 8am
  • New Tattersalls Hotel, Lismore: Front Bar - Rod Murray 5pm, Paul Dorohy 7.30pm; Backroom - Quazi plus supports 8pm
  • Nimbin Bush Theatre: Film - The Fall 8pm
  • Nimbin Hotel: Shem 7pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba: Sexwax DJs 9.30pm
  • Phoenix Rising Café, Nimbin: Dinkum Bohos 5.30pm
  • Richmond Hotel, Lismore: Legless Lizards 9.30pm
  • Shaws Bay Hotel, Ballina: Seabomb Duo 7pm
  • Slipway Hotel, Ballina: Brian Watt Band 8.30pm
  • Sugarbowl Café & Bar Kyogle: Watling & Bates 12pm
  • The Channon Butter Factory Tavern: Vocal Party Karaoke 7.30pm
  • The Federal Hotel Alstonville: Tangle 6.30pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Devils Kiosk 7pm
  • The Sun Bistro Byron Bay: Holly Trapped 5pm
  • Treehouse on Belongil, Byron Bay: Silk n Oak 7.30pm
  • Woody's Surf Shack, Byron Bay: Wandering Eyes 9pm

Saturday

  • Ballina RSL Club: Boardwalk - Ben Wilson Duo 6.30pm;
  • Ballina RSL Bowling Club: The Legend Johnny Cash Dinner & Show 6pm
  • Bangalow Farmers Market: Elena b Williams 8am
  • Beach Hotel, Byron Bay: Tom & Jarry 9pm
  • Byron Artisan Market, Railway Park: Maple Duo 5pm
  • Byron Theatre Byron Community centre: Legends presented by Encore Performance Studio 3.30pm
  • Cherry Street Sports Club, Ballina: Mason Rack 8pm
  • Commercial Hotel Casino: B & D Karaoke 7.30pm
  • Goonellabah Tavern: Adam Hole Band 9pm
  • Goonellabah Workers Sports Club: Andy Buckle 6.30pm
  • Hotel Brunswick, Brunswick Heads: Gourmet street food party music 3pm
  • Hotel Henry Rous, Ballina: Key Suspects 9.30pm
  • Illawong Hotel, Evans Head: Bourbon & Inc 8.30pm
  • Kulchajam, Byron Bay: Peddle and Hawk 10am
  • Lennox Hotel, Lennox Hotel: Mad Mule 9.30pm
  • Lismore Workers Club: Main Lounge - PPR Express 8pm
  • Lismore Workers Sports Club, Goonellabah: Andy Buckle 6.30pm
  • Mary G's, Lismore: The Cath Simes Band 9.30pm
  • New Tattersalls Hotel, Lismore: Liora Claff 7pm
  • Nimbin Bush Theatre: Film - What Music Do You Speak 8pm
  • Nimbin Hotel: Eastwood 7pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba: Inside Outlaw 9.30pm
  • Phoenix Rising Cafe, Nimbin: Jolanda Moyle 12.30pm; Sunset DJ 4.30pm
  • Richmond Hotel, Lismore: Nikki McGowan 9.30pm
  • Repentance Creek Hall: Watling & Bates 5pm
  • Sedgers Reef Hotel, Iluka: Northern Sounds karaoke 7.30pm
  • Slipway Hotel, Ballina: Thrillbilly Stomp 7pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Wandering Eyes 7pm
  • Treehouse on Belongil, Byron Bay: Milo & Tenderfoot 7.30pm

Sunday

  • Beach Hotel, Byron Bay: Dan Clark Solo 4pm; Schoolies launch party featuring Seven Nation Army 8pm
  • Byron Theatre Byron Community Centre: Legends presented by Encore Performance Studio 3.30pm
  • Cherry Street Sports Club, Ballina: Cherry Sunsets featuring Sam Fletcher & Friends 2pm
  • Club Lennox, Lennox Head: Tim Stokes Trio 4pm
  • Commercial Hotel Casino: Sunday Jam 1pm
  • Doma Café Federal: Elena b Williams 12pm
  • Eltham Hotel, Eltham: Charlie Keller 1pm
  • Hotel Brunswick, Brunswick Heads: The Round Mountain Girls 4pm
  • Illawong Hotel, Evans Head: Lisa Hunt 3.30pm
  • Lennox Hotel, Lennox Head: Isaac Frankham 6pm
  • Lismore Workers Club: Main Lounge - Country Carna with Check 2 Country 11am
  • Middle Pub Mullumbimby: Jam Session 3pm
  • Nimbin Hotel: Adam Brown 5pm
  • Pacific Hotel, Yamba: Chris Rose 2pm
  • Phoenix Rising Café, Nimbin: Sonic Bliss 10am; Barkersvale Brothers 12.30pm
  • Shaws Bay Hotel, Ballina: Outside The Square 2pm; DJ Two Sinc 6pm
  • Sphinx Rock Cafe, Mt Burrell: Cheynne Murphy 1pm
  • Tintenbar Hall: The Hottentots 5pm
  • The Channon Butterfactory Tavern: Channon Open Mic 3pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Andy Janz Brown 7pm
  • The Sun Bistro Byron Bay: Surf Report 5pm
  • Treehouse on Belongil, Byron Bay: DJ Ion Mustard & Eva J 2.30pm
  • Wardell By the River Hotel: Toke midday, Rob Saric 5pm

Monday

  • Beach Hotel, Byron Bay: Brynny + Guests 8pm
  • Lismore Workers Club: Platinum Cocktail lounge: Australian Songwriters Association Wax Lyrical featuring Janie Conway-Herron + guests 6.30pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Adam Brown 7pm

Tuesday

  • Bangalow Hotel: Brackets Open Mic 7.30pm
  • Beach Hotel, Byron Bay: Vini Vici + Guests 8pm
  • Lennox Hotel, Lennox Head: Rob Saric 6pm
  • Lismore Golf Club, East Lismore: Summerland Rockers 7pm
  • Middle Pub Mullumbimby: Trivia 7pm
  • New Brighton Farmers Market: Jesse Morris 8am
  • Nimbin Bush Theatre: Life Drawing 6.30pm
  • The Rails, Byron Bay: Silk & Oak 7pm

Wednesday

  • Ballina RSL Club: First floor - Social Ballroom dance with Dean Doyle 7pm
  • Beach Hotel, Byron Bay: Teddy Cream + guests 8pm
  • Byron Theatre and Community Centre, Byron Bay: National Theatre live screening of Frankenstein 11am
  • Fire In the Belly, Lismore: Live local talent 7.30pm
  • Hotel Henry Rous, Ballina: Greg Kew 7.30pm
  • Lennox Hotel, Lennox Head: Get Quizzed with Rikki Bobbi 6.30pm
  • Lismore Golf Club: Hooked on Swing dance lessons 6pm
  • New Tattersals Hotel Lismore: Front bar - Laura Nobel trio 7pm
  • The Rails Byron Bay: Phil & Tilly 7pm


20-50mm of rain possible by the end of this week

20-50mm of rain possible by the end of this week

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