Sat 4 Mar: Summer Hill Folk Festival

Sat 7 Jan: Chaika + Sharon Shannon Band (Ireland) @ The Basement



Sat 26 Nov: Jungle Love Festival, Imbil, QLD

Sat 26 Nov: Queen Street Mall, Brisbane

Fri 25 Nov: Green Jam at QPAC, Brisbane

Fri 14 – Sun 16 Oct: Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival

Thurs 22 Sept: Chaika + The Willie Wagtails @ Lamps

Sat 10 Sept: Humph Hall charity concert for UNHCR

Sat 3 Sept: Glebe Markets, Glebe

Sat 21 May: Wauchope Community Arts Centre, Wauchope

Fri 20 May: The Unorthodox Church of Groove, Newcastle

Thurs 19 May: Camelot Lounge, Marrickville, with Mara & Llew Kiek

Sun 15 May: Jane’s, Wollongong with House of Maqam

Sat 14 May: Berrima Smalls concert series, Berrima

Fri 13 May: Smith’s Alternative, Canberra

Thurs 12 May: Sutherland Acoustic, Gymea



Fri 11 Dec: Chaika + Orchestra @ The Basement

Fri 23 – Sun 25th Oct: Dorrigo Folk & Bluegrass Festival

Fri 16th – Sun 18th Oct: Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival

Fri 15th May: River Music, Nowra Showground Pavilion, including a preview of new material workshopped at Bundanon.

Mon 11th – Sun 17th May: Artists-in-Residence at Bundanon

Thurs 23rd April: Camelot Lounge, supporting The String Contingent‘s album launch “Facets”

Sat 18th April: ChaikaFest, Tomerong (workshops & concert)

Fri 17th April: House Concert, Congo NSW

Thurs 2nd – Mon 6th April: The National Folk Festival

Fri 27th Mar – Sun 1st February: Cobargo Folk Festival


Sun 31st August: Django Bar, Marrickville

The Mountains Tour:

     FRIDAY MAY 23: CANBERRA  The Artist’s Shed, Queanbeyen, Support: Jeni & Mahesh 

     SATURDAY MAY 24: KATOOMBA The Clarendon Guesthouse

     SUNDAY MAY 25: MITTAGONG Mittagong Playhouse

     THURSDAY MAY 29: Wodonga Arts Space Wodonga

     FRIDAY MAY 30: MELBOURNE The Breslin Gallery – Featuring a special Art meets Music collaboration with guest artist Shay Tobin.

     SATURDAY MAY 31: MELBOURNE Farouk’s Olive, Thornbury  *With the Willie Wagtails (MELB)*

     FRIDAY JUNE 6: NEWCASTLE The Unorthodox Church of Groove


     SUNDAY JUNE 8: BRISBANE WITH MZAZA (BRIS) Steven Bowerman’s Vision Gallery

     THURSDAY JUNE 12: AVOCA BEACH Avoca Beach Picture Theatre


     SATURDAY JUNE 14: SYDNEY Red Rattler, Marrickville – An Oxfam fundraiser with the Solidarity Choir

     SUNDAY JUNE 15: NOWRA River Music with support from Chooks on a hot tin roof




Fri 11th – Sun 13th October: Dungog Music Festival

Fri 25th – Sun 27th October: Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival


Sun 8th September: The Independent Theatre. ‘Balkan Soundscapes’ for the Twilight Series.

A completely acoustic concert in this divine Edwardian Theatre. Tickets and Info HERE

Thurs 25th April – Sunday 28th April: St Albans Folk Festival.

Sun Feb 24th: The Independent Theatre, North Sydney

“Twilight Series” Chai & Chaika


Fri Feb 22nd: Wollongong Conservatorium, Wollongong

Part of The Wollongong Con’s Chamber Music series. 4pm Workshop. 7pm Concert

Sat Feb 16th: Mittagong Playhouse, Mittagong

Fri Feb 15th: The Merry Muse, Canberra

Sat Feb 9th: Neighbourhood Productions present Chaika & Steve Mushin

Visit neighbourhoodproductions.com.au

Fri Feb 8th: Open Studio, Melbourne. http://openstudio.net.au/

Thursday Feb 7th: Arc, Yinnar, VIC

Sun Feb 3rd: Mini Festival @ Tomerong Hall, Tomerong, NSW

Sat Feb 2nd: The Rhythm Hut, Gosford. Kids workshop, Singing workshops & Concert

Fri Jan 25th: Avoca Beach Picture Theatre ‘German Night’ with Music from Chaika and the Movie ‘Goodbye Lenin’.


DECEMBER 22nd: A very CHAIKA Christmas with
‘Laura & Susie’ and special guests…Cafe Church, Glebe

October 26th – 28th: DORRIGO FESTIVAL!

Find us giving concerts and workshops at the Dorrigo Folk and Bluegrass Festival. http://www.dorrigofolkbluegrass.com.au/

August 31st: Supporting The Tango Saloon at Camelot Lounge, Marrickville. Buy tickets at http://www.camelotlounge.com/

May 26: The Loaded Dog Folk Club supporting John Dengate. Annandale Neighbourhood Centre.

May 16: Chaika plays with The Lurkers at The Basement, Sydney.

May 12: Frogfest in Sydney, The Red Rattler, Marrickville. With Brian Campeau, BOB (featuring Ben Hauptmann), Dave Carr’s Fabulous Contraption, Cracked Actor.

May 6: Frogfest on the Central Coast at Kantara House. With The Rhythm Hunters, BOB (featuring Ben Hauptmann), Dave Carr’s Fabulous Contraption.

May 5: Upstairs and Underground at The Gaelic Club.

April 20-22: St Albans Folk Festival, St Albans.

April 5-9: The National Folk Festival, EPIC, Canberra.
Opening concert at Flute & Fiddle tent for MoFo (Modern Folk); ‘Folk vs Folk’ in The Majestic; Chai & Youth tents.

March 25: 5 Lands at The Rhythm Hut, Gosford.

March 21: ALBUM LAUNCH at Venue 505, Surry Hills, with My Sauce Good.

March 2: Hibernian House 401/402, Surry Hills, with Annushka.

February 24-26: Cobargo Folk Festival.

February 10: MoFo (Modern Folk) at The Gaelic Club, Surry Hills, with The String Contingent. https://www.facebook.com/MoFoGigs


October 26: ‘Der Golem’ at CuriousWorks.
Chaika play live improvised score to silent film.

October 21-23: Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival

September 24: ‘Chaika Chillout’ at Cafechurch, Glebe.

August 11: Venue 505, Surry Hills, supporting Takadimi.