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1967
John and Darryl hear 'Sadie' for the first time and reject the idea of recording it.
John appears on the Adelaide pop show 'In-Time'

1969
John performs at Melbourne's Festival Hall

1970
(15th) hosts a marathon fun spectacular on Channel 7 called 'Ideal Fun Day'

1971
Studio album 'Johnny' is released
(30th) rehearsals commence for Charlie Girl

1975
John makes a pilot for a television show called 'Me and Mr. Thorne'.

1980
(19th) The variety show 'Farnham and Byrne' premieres on Channel 2

1990
'Chain Reaction' is released

1991
(31st) John heads the 'Kickstart Concert' for the Adelaide Entertainment Centre. Support acts are Southern Sons and Ian Moss

1992
(4th) 'Jesus Christ Superstar' opens in Sydney

1995
(13th) John performs at the Australia Remembers Concert, commemorating 50 years since the end of the Second World War, held at the Palais Theatre, St.Kilda

1999
(16th) Radio station 2WS inducted John into their 'Hall Of Fame'
(30th) 'Live At The Regent Theatre' CD is released

2000
(7th) '33 1/3' is released
(14th) 33 1/3 debutes on the Aria charts at No.1 (across Australia)
(21st) 33 1/3 is No.1 across Australia for the 2nd week
(28th) 33 1/3 is No.1 in Australia for the 3rd week

2002
(19th) A Press conference was held in The Farnham Room at Melbourne Park to announce The Last Time Tour

2004
(9th) John is presented with the 2004 JAMES CASSIUS AWARD in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the performing arts

2009
(21st) Essential 3.0 is released - a 3 CD collection presented in fold-out digipak sleeve

 
 
Ideal Fun Day 1970
   
 
Farnham and Byrne
   
 
Chain Reaction