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Today Charley is honoured to have won several awards for his music and is recognised as one of Australia's greatest Bush Ballad pickers. In 2011 Charley will be inducted into the National Traditional Country Music Hall of Fame in America


   2000's Charley began recoding at Kross Kut Records and was nominated for a Gold Guitar for his duet with Alisha Smith, 'Tanami Track.' Charley  returned to America to tour again and also toured Europe.


Charley began his solo recording career  and was inducted into the prestigious Hands of Fame in Tamworth.  Charley also toured America, and was a member of Australia's most famous bush ballad  guitar picking touring trio 'The Legends of Guitar' with Barry Thornton & Lindsay Butler.

   1980's In the 80's Charley travelled Australia and overseas with Slim and the Travelling Country Band while also performing in his own band's The Aussie Country Band & Bushfire
   1970's In 1975 Charley joined the Slim Dusty 'Travelling Country Band'
   1960's In the late 60's as a member of 'Country Sound' Charley began his musical career.
   Family Charley, Sandra, Allan, and Sharon travelled Australia for music and family holidays.
  Very Early
Charley's childhood