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Talent Quest Programme and update for 19th and 20th October 2013

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

Contestants required to register with SCCMC officals from 830am Saturday 19th at the Five Islands Recreation Club first section starts at 9am.

1                   Junior Vocals to 12 years

2                   Junior Vocals 13 to 17 years

3                   Senior Male Vocals 18 to 55 years

4                   Senior Female Vocals 18 to 55 years

5                   Veterans 56 onwards

6                   Gospel open section

7                   Duo or group open section

8                   Australian open section

9                   Country Rock junior section to 17 years

10             Saturday night 7pm Songwriters section

11             Sunday 2pm Presentation and Comedy/ Novelty section ( note this section will be audience vote) There will be a concert with all available performers on this day only there will be a $5 charge for entry with all money raised including raffles going to the Speers Point Public Primary School for special needs.

Owing to difficulties to being unable to download entry forms, entries will be taken up to prior starting of the nominated section in the quest.

For further enquires contact Mel on 0447581995 or email

Steel City CMC information at the Five Islands Recreation Club for October 2013

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

Tuesday 1st 7pm with All the crew from Stoney Creek A big welcome back to Robin.

Sunday 6th 5pm with Sheri and Dave if you missed them last week. Good chance to make amends and catch some wonderful entertainment for the NRL grand final. Who’s going to win, not real sure but if you come along and see Sheri and Dave at least you have picked a winner.

Tuesday 8th 7pm Step Back are stepping up for Brumby’s run who are doing a tour of country area. A great night of entertainment from Artie and the boys.

Sunday 13th 5pm With the very lovely and talented Aleyce Simmons. If you haven’t see Aleyce before come along for a treat you wont be disappointed.

Tuesday 15th More great entertainment supplied by Footloose they always put on a great show and are always willing to lend a hand.

Saturday 19th 9am The start of the festival with the Talent Quest. sign in starts at 8.30am Juniors on first at 9am. Late entries will be taken if possible notify of your intentions prior on 0447581995.

Saturday 19th 7pm Songwriters section remember three copies of words required you must back yourself or if you prefer you can sing your song acapella .

Sunday 20th 2pm Comedy/ Novelty section where looking to make this a real full on fun day we’d like as many of our own members to come and be part of the afternoon dress up for your part. Don’t forget the audience will be doing the judging it is by ballot not hand clap, so come and be part of a great afternoon. Our charity this year is the Speers Point Primary Public School a $5 donation will be charged and all raffle money taken on the day will go to the charity. All winners will be announced and presentations made followed by a concert by all concerned.

Tuesday 22nd The Barnsley boys will be back supplying us their own great brand of country music.

Sunday 27th 5pm More good sounds from the ever popular Alby Poole

Sunday 29th 7.30pm With make shift come what may, that is bring your guitar along.

Don’t forget Tuesday 5th of November Melbourne cup day no club night owing to early club start. The club will close at 8pm 

Information for September 2013 at Five Islands Rec club with Steel City Country Music Club

Saturday, August 31st, 2013


Sunday 1st  (Father’s Day) Peter Cosimo the Italian Cowboy with friend’s from 5pm.

Tuesday 3rd 7pm with the Stoney Creek band (Get well soon Robin.  I’m sure the boys will miss you)


Sunday 8th 5pm Aubrey and Martin singing all your favourites from 5pm.

Tuesday10th 7pm  Brumby’s run with some good foot tapping music


Sunday 15th 4pm ” HOEDOWN” With all our local and visiting artists including The Doherty’s and The Brothers Three

Tuesday 17th  With Footloose they are always willing to help out never miss with some great music.


Sunday 22nd 5pm Brumby’s run If you missed them on the 10th or just want to catch up with the boys before their tour this is your chance.


Tuesday 24th 7pm With the ever popular Barnsley boys they just seem to get better each week.

Sunday 29th 5pm With our very own Sheri and Dave with fabulous music  from Patsy Cline to all the latest.

Memo to members wishing to perform on the Hoedown Please inform me (Mel) by Tuesday the 10th September



Entertainment at The Five Islands Rec Club with Steel City CMC for August 2013

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Sunday 4th of August 5pm with John Battle Newcastle own Australian Country Balladeer


Tuesday 6th of August 7pm. Be entertained with the crew from Stoney Creek along with all of our regulars.



Sunday 11th of August 5pm. With Cactus Rock not really sure of this group, but I’m sure they will put on a good show.


Tuesday 13th 7pm Unfortunately the boys from Brumby’s run can’t make it Vince is on the sick list. We may have a fill keep in touch for further news.


Sunday 18th 4pm The second of our Hoedowns great entertainment with all of our performers along with a few special invited guest in Aubrey & Martin, Snowy Robson and Greg Bain also the fiddling four. Be early.


Tuesday 20th 7pm The fabulous Footloose will be along to not only supply great entertainment but great backing for those that require it.


Sunday 25th 4pm Three of our local products Adam, Sam and Pete will be along to sing all your favourites.


Tuesday 27th 7pm We finish off the Month with some more great entertainment from The Barnsley boys.

Steel city cmc 33rd Birthday and Hoedown 4pm Sunday 21st July at the Five Islans Rec club

Monday, July 15th, 2013

It’s hoped this coming Sunday will see a good crowd of past and present members of SCCMC. As well as having the talents of our wonderful artists, who entertain each week we have two of our favourites Dianne Lindsay and Peter Simpson  taking a break from their busy schedule to come along and sing some of your favourites.

Members coming along produce your current membership card to Marcia Fernance and receive your free drink ticket. You can use the ticket to purchase a middy of beer, glass or wine or soft drink from the bar on this day only.

See ya all Sunday


Entertainment at The Five Islands Rec club for July with the Steel City CMC

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013

Tuesday July 2nd The Stoney Creek band

Sunday July 7th Peter Stephenson

Tuesday July 9th  Brumby’s Run

Sunday July 14th Greg Bain

Tuesday July 16th Footloose

Sunday July 21st 4pm start with the first of SCCMC Hoedowns. We will also be celebrating 33years since our club started.

Tuesday July 23rd The Barnsley boys

Sunday July 28th The Barnsley boys

Tuesday July 30th This will be a walk up night there will be no backing band on the night. Also please note AGM starts at 7pm

Entertainment for June 2013 at the Five Islands Rec club with Steel City Country Music Club

Saturday, June 1st, 2013

Sunday 2nd from 5pm Rob Cass Duo

Tuesday 4th Stoney Creek Band.

Sunday 9th Snowy Robson

Tuesday 11th Brumby’s run

Sunday 16th Aubrey and Martin

Tuesday 18th Footloose

Sunday 23rd Aleyce Simmons

Tuesday 25th The Barnsley boys 

Sunday 30th Alby Poole


Activities at the Five Islands Rec Club for the Month of May with Steel City CMC

Monday, April 29th, 2013

Sunday 5th from 5pm come along and be entertained by Karen O’Shea a lady considered by many as the best female Country voice in Newcastle


Tuesday 7th All the gang is back with The Stoney Creek Band. Noel has his new knee’s and I’m told he’s even learning a few new dance steps.


Sunday 12th 5pm of course is Mothers day what better way to help Mum celebrate than with the wonderful sounds of Sheri and Dave.


Tuesday 14th The boys from Brumby’s run are back in town, so come along for another great night.


Sunday 19th That Italian Cowboy Peter Cosimo is back with more of his easy listening style.


Tuesday 21st Once again a great night is ensured with Ken, Jo and all the gang.


Sunday 26th The Kristen Lane band is back those that saw them last time, said they couldn’t wait to see them again


Tuesday 28th The Month of May finishes off as it started with great entertainment with easy listening sounds of the Barnsley boys

Activities at Five Islands Rec club with Steel CMC for April 2013

Sunday, March 31st, 2013

Tuesday 2nd 7pm guest band Stony Creek. Walk ups welcome.

Sunday 7th 5pm with one of Australia’s leading Balladeer with Greg Bain.

Tuesday 9th 7pm guest band Brumby’s Run. Walk ups welcome.

Sunday 14th 5pm  with Dianne Lindsay and Peter Simpson. Tuesday 16th 7pm with guest band Footloose. Walk ups welcome.Sorry boys need a new picture.

Sunday 21st 5pm with Adam and friends.

Tuesday 23rd 7pm guest band The Barnsley boys.Sunday 28th 5pm with John Wilson.

Tuesday 30th A special night for all who wants to know about the finer points of stage presentaion with one of Australia’s finest Snowy Robson. If you wish to enter a talent quest, or just like to improve your talents for our Tuesday nights feel free to come along, ask questions, take notes. cost is free value countless.

Meeting for club committee will take place at 7pm. Snowy will take to stage at 730pm.


Entertainment for February at Five Islands Rec club and Steel City CMC

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Sunday 3rd of February 5pm What better way to start off with our local duo Sheri and Dave. Let’s hope our members lend their support for what we think will be a great year for country music with our club

Tuesday 5th Will be the first night back for our club. Stony Creek band will start off the night around 7pm anyone requiring assistance I’m sure the boys will be only to happy to oblige.

Sunday 10th of February 5pm Come along and support one of Newcastle’s top Balladeer in John Battle

Tuesday 12th We will make do with Patch work. That is whoever likes to assist on the night will be most welcome.

Sunday 17th 5pm Come along and be entertained by the Rob Cass duo

Tuesday 19th We will be looking forward in catching up with The Footloose Band. As I haven’t heard from anyone since Tamworth maybe there will be a few tales to tell.

Sunday 24th 5pm Our local band Missin’ Bits will be entertaining for the afternoon singing all your  favourites.

Tuesday 26th We finish off the month will The Barnsley Boys.

We hope everyone had a great Christmas break and are all looking forward to a great year.

Mark the Tuesday the 30th of April in your calendar: Our good friend Snowy Robson has offered to come along and give a talk on stage performance. Anyone wishing to learn a little more about Talent Quest or even when getting up to sing at our club should come along and maybe pick up a few tip.