We were very surprised
at honoured to be awarded the Legends Award at
Bony Mountain festival.
This was a great thrill.
Our thanks to Norma OHara Murphy and the team for considering our
act for the award.
Bony Mountain Pic by Paige Ashby.
COAD - OAM recipient - Queen's Birthday Honours - 12th of June 2017.
was announced one of the The Queen's Birthday Honours recipients
for an O.A.M. on the 12th of June!
The presentation was held at Government House, Sydney on the 8th
of September 2017.
thank you to everyone for your messages and good wishes in regard
I am just doing what I love to do, playing
music for a living and endevouring to be an active part of the Australian
music industry and help in whatever way I can when I can.
To be awarded with an OAM for my services to country music and community
is very humbling. Thank you to all concerned."
Peter Coad (OAM)
Photo below of Virginia & Lynette Coad, Peter Coad
(OAM), and Jim Hermel seated in Government House, Sydney after the
COAD & THE COAD SISTERS inducted into the SA HALL OF FAME at
BARMERA June 2015
Inductees L-R Billy Bridge, Lynette, Peter and Virginia Coad. Pic
by Jim Hermel
Very enjoyable couple of shows as part of the Barmera CMF
in June. Peter, Lynette and I were inducted into the South Australian
Hall Of Fame.
Totally awesome to catch up with everyone and to work with fellow
artists on the two shows we did.
INTO THE SA HALL OF FAME at BARMERA JUNE 2015
Lynette, Peter and Virginia Coad. Pic by Jim Hermel.
PETER COAD & the COAD SISTERS have had many
finalists with their own original material.
PETER COAD had a finalist with an album "Bush Verse" in
the Tamworth Laureate Awards 1998.
Three finalists in T.S.A., T.I.A.R.A, 1993, and 2000 from other
BUNGENDORE ALBUM OF THE YEAR & COMEDY SONG OF THE YEAR for MUSIC
Peter picked up 'Album Of The Year' with MUSIC HIGHWAY and 'Comedy
Song Of The Year' for Coopers
HIGHWAY at the 2015 Bungendore Stan Coster Memorial Awards.
The album has achieved great accolades since its release in Augsut
2014. Congratulations Peter.
COAD - OLD BUSH MATES - "ALBUM OF THE YEAR" @ BUNGENDORE
MUSTER! PLUS 'ALBUM OF THE YEAR' AT THE GIDGEE COAL AWARDS 2012!
This comes on top of 3 TSA AWARDS FOR PETER COAD'S - 'OLD
BUSH MATES' ALBUM
at the annual TSA Awards.
The song 'Garden Full Of Roses' took out 'Country Song of
The Year' and 'Country Ballad Of The Year'.
'The Kid On The Kangaroo' took out the 'Comedy section'.
To have a listen to the sample tracks from Peter's new
album on Peter Coad's
>> webpage on this site.
AWARD FOR PETER!
Peter picked up a Golden Medallion Award for West NSW Balladeer
Of The Year at Tamworth 2015.
The award was presented to Peter during the Tamworth festival.
A great thrill for Peter, and he thanks all who supported him in
the radio and media world.
Our thanks to The Gold Medallion Awards organisers for their support.
COAD - 2014 Golden Medallion Award - Western NSW Balladeer Of The
COAD & THE COAD SISTERS
2005 NSW Gold Medallion Winners - "Touring Artists Of The Year"