Every great music city needs a great music festival: Under Western Skies is Dubbo’s brand new music event celebrating the art of the Central West.

Saturday March 16, 2019

With food, drink, art and activities in the idyllic, historic surrounds of Dundullimal Homestead – bring the kids for a family-friendly afternoon and evening under our enormous western skies.

Early bird tickets now on sale for a limited time!

Adults (18+): $15 early bird
Junior (10-17): $5 early bird
Child (0-9): FREE ENTRY

After early bird:

Adults (18+): $20
Junior (10-17): $10



Applications are now open for a place on the 2019 Under Western Skies lineup. 

Please include all of the following information in your application:

// Act name
// Brief bio
// Links to 3 recorded songs available online
// Website and social media
// Appearance fee

Send applications to admin@somad.org.au

Stall Holders


We would love for you to present your wares at Under Western Skies! 

Please contact us to secure your place, including the following details:

// Business / stall name
// Brief description
// Contact name
// Contact phone number
// Stall size (3 x 3: $30, 3 x 6: $50, other)

Send details to admin@somad.org.au


Under Western Skies is proudly brought to you by the Songwriters & Original Musicians Association Dubbo Inc (SOMAD).

SOMAD is a grassroots not-for-profit incorporated association founded by Dubbo musos with the aim of transforming Dubbo into a Music City.


Under Western Skies is a celebration of regional, original music.

Our region has an abundance of artistic talent – music, film, visual art, craft. We’re creating a music festival that can feature all of these vital elements in a family-friendly environment within the historic surrounds of Dubbo’s Dundullimal Homestead.