Don and Margaret sing regularly at venues around Sydney and some of their more major appearances are listed below. They perform as soloists ( and frequently as members of the Roaring Forties (

August 2016
Norfolk Island’s Folk History.
Don and his wife Sue will be presenting a lot of local and maritime history during a week long tour. The presentations will include newly discovered convict songs for the first time.
For details about the tour, see:

Easter 2015, National Folk Festival, Canberra
Thurs   7.30pm           BOHEMIA BAR – Singing Session
Fri     4.30pm TROCADERO – NORFOLK: On the Middle Ground – presentation with songs/slides
Sat    2.30pm THE LYRIC – concert spot
Sat    9.30pm SONG ROOM – Singing Session
Sun   11.40am FLUTE n FIDDLE – concert spot
Mon  3.00pm  FLUTE n FIDDLE – concert spot

13th March 2015
Bush Music Club – Duke’s Place,
Tritton Hall, Hut 44 Addison Road Centre, 142 Addison Rd, Marrickville.

Concert 8.00pm (90 minutes of Australian folk songs.
Wooden Boat Festival, Hobart

8th January, 2015
Australia—US Transnational and Comparative Labour History Conference, Sydney
60 minutes of Australian songs of Labour History.25th October 2014
Battery Point Community Hall
52 Hampden Road, Battery Point (Hobart, Tasmania) 7.30pm
Concert spot (60 mins) from Southern Cross Trawlers  supported by Trouvers (Peter Hicks, Elaine Chevalier-Carter  and Roger Joseph), and Margaret (solo).26 October 2014
Seafarers Festival 2014

Bellerive Boardwalk, Cambridge Rd, Bellerive (Hobart) 10.30am and 12.30pm
Southern Cross Trawlers with a selection of their maritime repertoire.