December 19th, 2014
A Night out with Shane Jacobson and The Melbourne Ska Orchestra – Two of Australia’s most popular acts – our very own multi-talented Shane and the exhilarating Melbourne Ska Orchestra come together for an evening of hilarity, mischief and music at The Palms at Crown. One night only, Friday 6th February 2015.
Tickets are on sale today through Ticketek
Read more on Shane’s “A Night Out” page
December 14th, 2014
Shane has written a great piece about his love of Holdens for Paddy O’Reilly’s new book It Happened in a Holden, out now through Affirm Press.
Read an extract in Shane’s Publications
December 12th, 2014
We are so delighted to announce that Shane is one of the many talented actors who have been quietly working away on a new film, THE DRESSMAKER, based on Rosalie Ham’s best selling novel. The cast includes Kate Winslet, Liam Hemsworth, Judy Davis, Hugo Weaving, Caroline Goodall, Rebecca Gibney, Sacha Horler, and Barry Otto just to name a few, and is due for release in October next year.
November 11th, 2014
Listen to Shane’s version of Jingle Bell Rock here!
Shane is absolutely delighted once again to be apart of a very special Christmas album… The Spirit of Christmas 2014. This is the twenty-first in the series of ‘Spirit of Christmas’ charity CDs released by Myer. The previous 20 CD’s have raised over $7.4 million dollars for charity and all profits from the proceeds from the sale of this year’s CD will again go to The Salvation Army.
The CD is available at all Myer stores and on-line at myer.com.au (CD – $19.95) and through iTunes Australia ($16.99).
Here is a great behind-the-scenes video from the recording sessions.
October 11th, 2014
Start your engines … Shane has been selected to wave the flag at the 2014
Cranbourne GP run on 18th October 2014!
Festivities begin at 8.15 am. Celebrity wave-off at 10.00 am with Shane. The fun continues until 11 am.
Also we are so thrilled that one of Shane’s charities The Mirabel Foundation has been named as the charity partner for the 2014 GP run.
October 9th, 2014
Tune in to watch the two-hour, live, TV fundraising event the Friday Night Crack Up on World Mental Health Day – 10th October – 7.30pm on the ABC.
Shane will appear throughout the show and he has been told to expect the unexpected!
September 12th, 2014
Last week we saw the launch of a strong campaign to end violence against women and children – Prevent Violence Australia.
Shane joined many voices in supporting this campaign. Here is the official video. Here is the official video that you may see on the TV and social media.
IT’S UP TO YOU. IT’S UP TO ME. IT’S UP TO US.
• Challenge stereotypes
• Call out sexist attitudes
• Speak out if you hear excuses for violence or victim blaming
• Spread the word that violence is never an option and there is NO excuse
• Acknowledge respect and equality when you see it
• Celebrate our role models
Together we can work to end violence against women and children.
For more information go to ourwatch.org.au