Roll Of Renown 2013

19 Jan 2013: The 42nd inductee to the Australian Country Music Roll of Renown was announced at the Tamworth Country Music Festival…
WAYNE HORSBURGH !!
The unveiling of his plaque at the Roll Of Renown outside the Tamworth Regional Entertainment Centre took place on Wednesday 23rd January 2013.

Wayne's plaque

The Plaque!


Wayne singing

Wayne sings at the Tamworth Town Hall
(Photo by Athol Latham)


Terry Gordon presents the plaque

2012 recipient Terry Gordon presents Wayne with the plaque
(Photo by Athol Latham)


backstage

After the announcement at the Tamworth Town Hall, Wayne is surrounded at the Hall of Fame by well-wishers – L to R: Rob Brown, Kenny Kitching, Jean Stafford, Wayne, Emma Hannah & Max Thorburn (Photo courtesy of Robyn McIntosh)

 

Wayne at the ROR

At the unveiling…
(Photo courtesy of Robyn McIntosh)


Wayne and his plaque...unveiled!

Wayne and his plaque…unveiled!
(Photo courtesy of Robyn McIntosh)


Wayne is congratulated by Eric Scott

Wayne is congratulated by Eric Scott
(Photo courtesy of Robyn McIntosh)


Frank Ifield congratulates Wayne


Frank and Wayne

Frank was inducted in 2003 – his plaque is mounted on the same rock as Wayne’s!


Frank Ifield, producer/webmaster Bob Howe, Wayne Horsburgh

Frank Ifield, producer/webmaster Bob Howe, Wayne Horsburgh


Bob, Frank, Wayne, Dulcie Buckland, Gill Delaney & John Howie

More well-wishers: Bob, Frank, Wayne, Dulcie Buckland, Gill Delaney & John Howie


Wayne Horsburgh - Roll of Renown 2013

Wayne Horsburgh elevated to Australian country music’s highest honour.
(Photo courtesy of Robyn McIntosh)

Wayne joins (in order of elevation) Tex Morton, Buddy Williams, Smoky Dawson, Slim Dusty, Shirley Thoms, Tim McNamara, Gordon Parsons, The McKean Sisters, Reg Lindsay, Rick & Thel Carey, Johnny Ashcroft, Chad Morgan, John Minson, The Hawking Brothers, Stan Coster, Barry Thornton, Nev Nicholls, Shorty Ranger, Jimmy Little, Ted Egan, Dusty Rankin, John Williamson, Rocky Page, Brian Young, Rex Dallas, Arthur Blanch, The Schneider Sisters, Frank Ifield, Kenny Kitching, The Webb Brothers, Athol McCoy, The Singing Kettles, Reg Poole, Lindsay Butler, Kevin King, Geoff Mack, Jean Stafford, Slim Newton, Anne Kirkpatrick, Phil & Tommy Emmanuel and Terry Gordon on the ‘Roll Of Renown’.

Staff from The Australian Country Music Foundation at The Country Music
Hall of Fame Museum where one of Wayne’s stage outfits is on display.


Wayne and his exhibit


Passing the baton: The Country Music Roll of Renown in 2014 was awarded to Les Partell & Norm Bodkin. Pictured here, Wayne presents Les Partell with his plaque.

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