Mahalia Barnes announces “intimate” NSW tour

Taking place in January

Mahalia Barnes has announced a handful of NSW tour dates for early 2021.

The singer-songwriter will drop into Queanbeyan, Cronulla, Bowral and Newcastle in January. The dates were announced last night (December 13) and follow on from Barnes’ previously announced shows in Bowral and Marrickville, due to take place this month.

“Get your tickets to see these intimate, stripped back shows while you can!” Barnes wrote on social media.


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Tickets to all dates (listed below) are on sale now.

In addition to unveiling her New South Wales tour, Barnes revealed plans to tour interstate later in 2021.

“I am working on more shows around the country for 2021, so I hope to see you all at a gig soon!” she said.

Elsewhere, Barnes will perform alongside Prinnie Stevens at Sydney’s Foundry 616 this Friday (December 18).

Earlier in the year, Barnes earned praise for covering Helen Reddy’s ‘I Am Woman’ on current affairs program Q&A. Sarah Blasko, G Flip and Barnes’ father, Jimmy, are among the other artists to have performed on the ABC series this year.


Mahalia Barnes reprised her cover of Reddy’s 1972 hit at the 2020 AACTA Awards in November.

Mahalia Barnes’ 2020/21 tour dates are:

December, 2020:

Monday 14 — Bowral, Bowral Bowls
Sunday 20 —Marrickville, Camelot Lounge*

January, 2021:
Friday 8 — Queanbeyan, Royal Hotel*
Sunday 10 — Cronulla, Brass Monkey*
Monday 11 — Bowral, Bowral Bowls
Thursday 14 — Newcastle, Lizottes

*indicates that Mahalia Barnes will perform an early and late show