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'
John performs at Melbourne's Festival Hall
(15th) hosts a marathon fun spectacular on Channel 7 called 'Ideal Fun Day'
Studio album 'Johnny' is released
(30th) rehearsals commence for Charlie Girl
John makes a pilot for a television show called 'Me and Mr. Thorne'.
(19th) The variety show 'Farnham and Byrne' premieres on Channel 2
'Chain Reaction' is released
(31st) John heads the 'Kickstart Concert' for the Adelaide Entertainment Centre. Support acts are Southern Sons and Ian Moss
(4th) 'Jesus Christ Superstar' opens in Sydney
(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
(16th) Radio station 2WS inducted John into their 'Hall Of Fame'
(30th) 'Live At The Regent Theatre' CD is released
(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
(19th) A Press conference was held in The Farnham Room at Melbourne Park to announce The Last Time Tour
(9th) John is presented with the 2004 JAMES CASSIUS AWARD in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the performing arts
(21st) Essential 3.0 is released - a 3 CD collection presented in
fold-out digipak sleeve
(18th) Age of Reason and Chain Reaction are re-released on vinyl