Shepparton to put on bushfire benefit concert

By John Lewis

Community music groups from across the Shepparton district will get together this Saturday to present the Bushfire Benefit Concert.

The Goulburn Valley Concert Orchestra, Shepparton Brass and Wind, choir 36 Degrees South, and Shepparton Theatre Arts Group soloists Jan Dean, Kat Bristol, Phil Oakes, Wade Gregory and Nicky Pummeroy will perform at the Chapel On Maude, 160 Maude St, Shepparton, from 2 pm.

Tickets at $10 will sold at the door from 1.30 pm. Children will be admitted free of charge.

Raffle tickets will be available for purchase, and afternoon tea will be served for gold coin donation after the performance.

Concert proceeds will be divided between the Bendigo Bank and Resound bushfire appeals.