by Erin Ponton
Australia's great outdoors and Australian rock music legends will come together at the National 4x4 Outdoors Show and Fishing & Boating Expo with exclusive open-air performances set to rock visitors.
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Live from the XXXX Retreat in the Action Arena, Mark Seymour of Hunters and Collectors fame and Ross Wilson, fresh from his National tour as the front man for Mondo Rock, will be wowing the crowds in exclusive performances at 1pm on the Saturday and Sunday respectively.
'We are absolutely thrilled to be hosting these performances from Mark and Ross. Both are exceptionally talented musicians and some of the most recognisable names in Australian rock music,' Paul Mathers, Event Director said.
'One of our focuses for the National 4x4 Outdoors Show and Fishing & Boating Expo this year has been to identify what enthuses our visitors, not just in the 4x4 and outdoor arenas, but outside of this and we are confident that visitors will enjoy these exclusive music shows.
'The performances are included in the ticket price for that day, making it an extra special bonus for our visitors.'
Mark Seymour and his band will be appearing at 1pm on Saturday 23rd, while crowds on the Sunday will be treated to the talents of Ross Wilson and his acoustic four piece band.
Mark Seymour will be perfoming at the National 4x4 Outdoors Show and Fishing & Boating Expo at the Melbourne Showgrounds, August 22-24.
With an unrivalled line-up of outdoor activities, demonstrations and celebrities, the 2014 National 4x4 Outdoors Show and Fishing & Boating Expo at the Melbourne Showgrounds, August 22-24 promises to be the premier event for outdoor enthusiasts.
More than 34,000 square metres will be dedicated to everything outdoor related, showcasing the best of the best in the caravan, camping, touring, towing, fishing, boating and 4x4 arenas, with thousands of products on display and floor space squeezed to capacity.
Industry icons including John 'Roothy' Rooth, Peter 'Spida' Everitt, Rick O'Brien and Paul Worsteling will be making their only Melbourne 4x4 Show appearances this year, as will environmental crusader Chris 'Brolga' Barns aka Kangaroo Dundee and travel adventurers Chris and Elaine Clash.
Another drawcard will be the major prize with a fully-loaded Isuzu MU-X LS-M off-roader valued at over $60,000 to be given away, thanks to Isuzu Ute and Opposite Lock. Everyone who purchases tickets online via the Show App or website will automatically go in the draw, with visitors at the Show able to enter by submitting their details at the iPad entry stations.
The 2014 National 4x4 Outdoors Show and Fishing & Boating Expo will be held at the Melbourne Showgrounds from August 22-24, please go to 4x4 Show for further information. Early bird tickets are on sale until 22 July.