Country music singer Rod Williams, Friend and one time music colleague and mentor to world super star Keith Urban now days spends his time promoting and running a non-profit Country Music Club which he is co-founder and President. Sundowners Country Music Club Inc was formed some nine years ago and stages socials 1st Sunday of each month at the Geebung Bowls Club, Robinson Road, Geebung on Brisbane's Northsides.
Rod himself a duel Gold Guitar nominee says he finds it very satisfying and rewarding to witness the clubs growth over the years to become one of the most successful country music clubs in the state, boasting a club membership in excess of 120 members from not only the greater Brisbane area but north to Bribie Island, west to Ipswich and south to Browns Plains etc and boasting crowd attendance of 130- 160 each social with the emphasis being on the older generation ages 60-90 that make up the members and guests of the club.
The club recently obtained a state government grant of some $34,000 to upgrade their sound system etc and boasts state of the art sound equipment which would be the envy of any music club in the country. Rod says the club is a great place to socialise not only for followers of country music but for the wonderful friendship and camaraderie the club and its members offer to everyone that attends. The club offers wonderful prizes and a cash jackpot for club members.
The club encourages anyone that would like to perform on the day of the social and stages a special Guest Artist each month with some well-known names with in the country music industry performing, together with regular entertainers and a great backing band. The clubs venue offers air-conditioned comfort, comfortable seating, hot meals and bar service with ample parking available. Socials start at 11am and conclude around 4.30pm, admission for the day is only $6 making it the most inexpensive fun and entertainment experience ever. For further information and bookings phone Rod Williams on 0412982821 or seating coordinator Trish Campbell 33981499.