The inaugural Gigs & Digs Festival heralds a new era in entertainment and tourism for the Central Highlands. The Central Highlands Development Corporation (CHDC) delivered the new annual festival on behalf of the Central Highlands Regional Council (CHRC), in consultation with a stakeholder steering committee.

The event was held on Saturday, 5 August 2017 at the Emerald Showgrounds.

See the promotional video here.

The 2017 event featured a variety of musicians, including:

Headline Acts:
Mick Lindsay
King Social
The Koi Boys

Local Performers:
Tameaka Powell
Anna Farquhar
Angus Dunbar
AFM Buskers

For more information check out the Gigs & Digs website here.