1962 – Born in Warren, Central
1994 – Banjo Patterson
1995 - Star Maker Finalist
1996 - Gordon Parsons - Memorial
Bush Ballad Award Winner.
1997 – Release of his debut
bush ballad album “New Wave of the Bush”.
1998 - Best New Talent - Stan
Coster - Memorial Bush Ballad Awards
2004 - Golden Guitar: Bush Ballad
Of The Year - (Gidgee After Rain) Finalist, Stan Coster Memorial
Bush Ballad Awards- Male Vocalist
2005 - The Australian Country
Recording Awards - Touring Artist Award, Gold Medallion Awards -
Bush Ballad Album Of The Year
2006 - NSW Gold Medallion Awards
- Bush Balladeer Of The Year, Touring Artist Of The Year.
2007 -T.I.A.R.A.S Awards - Bush Ballad Of The Year
South Australian Country Music
Festival Awards- Inducted into the Hall of Fame.
2008 - Duo - With Lynette
Guest - Stan Coster Memorial Bush Ballad
- Gold Medallion Awards - Bush Ballad Of The Year and Touring
Artist Of The Year.
2009 - Gold Medallion Award –
Bush Ballad of the Year.
2010 - Hands of Fame Inductee