From age eight Ricky starred alongside his family in the radio and television series ;
“The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet”.
In 1957, he began a long and successful career as a popular recording artist with 72 charting songs.
As one of the top “teen idols” of the 1950s his fame led to a motion picture role co-starring alongside John Wayne and Dean Martin in Howard Hawks’s western feature film “Rio Bravo”.
“Garden Party”, Nelsons last hit in 1972 tells the story of his performance at Madison Square Garden which was attended by Beatles Lennon & Harrison.
The show is performed by John Smith & Mick Reid with a 5 piece band & features Nelson’s hits, and includes “Everly Bros” hits along with stories of his beginning, his death & the story of the song “Garden Party”.
To build a profitable and sustainable business, based on our German heritage with links to people of German culture and the wider community so that all people can enjoy a unique cultural, hospitality, entertainment, and live music experience.
THE HARMONIE GERMAN CLUB CANBERRA
To promote German culture in the Canberra region, including a wide range of German food and drinks, a Stammtisch (regulars’ table), music, dance and cultural events.
To be the premium provider of hospitality and entertainment in Canberra’s South.
To lead the field in customer service.
To connect and foster relationships with the local community, as well as business, local sporting groups, and German cultural groups.