Memorial day to remember and celebrate the life of Bob Bolton, Saturday 17th June , noon until late

Sydney Inner & East
17 June 2023 @ 12:00pm - 11:00 pm

When: Saturday, 17th June 2023 at 12.00 noon until late

At: Hut 44, Addison Road Community Centre
142 Addison Road, Marrickville – Park in the carpark & follow the path on the right of the hall, the Hut is across the grass, decorated with dancers & musicians.

Please bring your stories, songs, poems, instruments, a plate to share – tea/coffee and dark chocolate will be provided but no coconut please (Bob was allergic to coconut). A BBQ will be available.

Bob, a BMC Life Member, photographer, musician and so much more, passed away recently and will be missed by all who knew him.

Obit – Death of Bob Bolton 1945-2023  – BMC blog 

Obit on Folk Federation website

Obit on Folk Federation facebook page

Obit on BMC Facebook page

Obit on Facebook group Bob Bolton’s photographs About – Crowdsourcing identifications of people in Bob Bolton’s photos of folk events in the 1970s

Bob joined the world-wide, American-based Mudcat Cafe website in 1998 when it was 2 years old & helped spread Australian bush music & folk culture across the folk world.
Bob’s posts on

Mudcat 2023 obit – Bob Bolton 1945-2023

Bob Bolton is the 2017 recipient of the National Folk Festival’s Lifetime Achievement Award 

photo taken at 2017 National Folk Festival by Chris Woodland



Bush Music Club – Hut 44

142, Addison Road, Marrickville, New South Wales, 2204, Australia

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