Giddy Up Sandgate Bayside

12 – 14 August 2022 | Sandgate Bayside area

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About Giddy Up

Join us as the Sandgate Bayside area goes country for a whole weekend.

Celebrating everything country, Giddy Up will see local venues hosting country music acts, country themed food and other specials.

Check out the schedule of activities

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Tuesday 9th August 

7:00pm   Country trivia – Brighton Hotel

Thursday 11th August

7:00pm Country music bingo – Brighton Hotel

7:30pm Country music open mic – Cardigan Bar

Friday 12th August

4:00pm   Live music with Steve Sparrow – Cardigan Bar

5:30pm   Country meal specials – What’s in the Pot? Sandgate

6:00pm  Best dressed comp and Flanno Friday – EclecTea

7:30pm   Honky Tonk Hoedown with CCC Country DJs – Mr Henderson

                Live music with State of Appalachia – Cardigan Bar

8:00pm   Country style karaoke – Brighton Hotel

                 Live music with Jambling – The Sands Social

                 Live music with Montana Duo – Full Moon Hotel

Saturday 13th August

7:00am  Country breakfast – Baaia

9:00am   Bush poets – Myrtle & Blossom

2:00pm   Line dancing – Cardigan Bar

4:00pm   Live on the carpark stage: Diamond Doug and the Tailspin Trio – Cardigan Bar

5:30pm   Country meal specials – What’s in the Pot? Sandgate

6:00pm   Paint n sip Colourful Cow – Workshopit

7:30pm   Live on the carpark stage: Palomino III – Cardigan Bar

8:00pm   Live music with Wild Card Duo – The Sands Social

                 Live music with The Love Cats Duo – The Full Moon Hotel

Sunday 14th August

6:00am   Country markets – Satori Organics

7:00am   Country breakfast – Baaia

9:00am  Live music and food specials – Cafe Bohemia

11:00am   Live music and food specials – Capulet & Co.

11:00am  Alleyway markets – Carpark behind Capulet & Co.

11:00am   Bush poets – Baaia

12:00pm   Backlot party with Vixens of Fall, Emily Hatton, Jake Murdoch – Mr Henderson

12:00pm   Bush poets – Baaia

1:30pm   Live music with Allan Cameron – The Sands Social

2:00pm   Live music with Brook Chivell Duo – Full Moon Hotel

3:00pm   Country music open mic – EclecTea 

4:00pm Live music with Corn Liquor – Cardigan Bar

The Alleyway Markets

Sunday 14th August 11:00am – 3:00pm 

Fourth Ave, Sandgate

In the driveway that leads behind Capulet & Co, opposite Mr Henderson


Country Outlaws

Country clothing 

Hippie Bead Co

Handmade resin and costume jewellery

Hive and Harvest

Raw honey and honey products

Ryan’s Rustic Creations

Wood and resin creations


Free country themed art activities

Make a purchase at 5 or more Giddy Up venues between 8th and 14th August and go into the draw to win a prize pack.

Pick up your passport at all participating venues from the 8th August. Drop your completed card into the entry box at participating venues by the 17th August.

Activities by Venue


94 Flinders Pde Sandgate 

Saturday 13 August 11:00am and 12:00pm 

Bush poets

Country breakfast and lunch specials all weekend.



196 Brighton Tce Brighton 

Tuesday 9th August 7:00pm

Country trivia 

Thursday 11th August 7pm 

Country music bingo 

Friday 12th August 8pm

Country style Karaoke 

Country food and drink specials all week.



6 Brighton Road Sandgate 

Sunday 14th August 9:00am – 5:00PM

Live music and food specials



95 Brighton Rd Sandgate  

Sunday 14th August 11:00am – 3:00pm

Live music and food specials



198 Seymour St Sandgate

Thursday 11 August 7:30pm

Country music open mic 

Friday 12 August 4:00-7:00pm 

Steve sparrow

Friday 12 August 7:30pm 

State of Appalachia 

Saturday 13 August 2:00-4:00pm 

Line dancing to vinyl 

Saturday 13 August 4:00-7:00pm 

Carpark stage: Diamond Doug and the Tailspin Trio

Saturday 13 August 7:30pm- late 

Carpark stage: Palomino III

Sunday 14 August 4:00pm-7:00pm 

Corn Liquor 



Cnr 15 Gladstone St &, 2 Queens Parade Brighton 

Friday 12 August 6:00 – 9:00pm 

Best dressed comp for the theme “Ma, the rains are here’

Flanno Friday – all day tap discount if you wear your finest flannelette

Sunday 14th August 3:00pm – 6:00pm

Country music open mic

Food and drinks specials all weekend



118 Eagle Tce Sandgate 

Friday 12th August 8:00 – 11:00 pm 

Montana Duo

Saturday 13th August 8:00 – 11:00pm

The Love Cats Duo 

Sunday 14th August 2:00pm  – 5:00pm

Brook Chivell Duo 

Themed food and cocktails specials all weekend.



69 Brighton Rd Sandgate

Friday 12th August 7:30pm – late

Honky Tonk Hoedown with CCC Country DJs, themed cocktails, and Jessie and the chef food truck

Sunday 14th August 12pm – 6pm 

Backlot Party with Vixens of Fall, Emily Hatton, Jake Murdoch and Bare Knuckles BBQ food truck



1 Loudon St Sandgate 

Saturday 13th August 9:00 – 9:30am

Bush poets



198 Seymour St Sandgate 

Saturday 13th August 6:00-8:30pm

Vegan bush dinner

Sunday 14th August 6:00am – 11:00am

Country markets



50 Keogh St Sandgate

Friday 12th August 8:00pm -11:30pm


Saturday 13th August 8:00pm – 11:30pm

Wild Card Duo

Sunday 14th August 1:30pm -5:30pm

Allan Cameron

Smokey BBQ Ribs special all week.



19 Brighton Rd Sandgate

Friday 12th August 5:30 – 9:00pm

Country meal specials

Saturday 13th August 5:30 – 9:00pm

Country meal specials



5/138 Braun St Deagon 

Saturday 13th August 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Pain n Sip Colourful Cow