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Sydney Improvised Music Association

Garfish: Ruby's Outdoor Music Club


Friday 10 December from 6pm to 9:30pm

Celebrate SIMA’s Christmas Party with incredible music provided by Garfish.

The all-star instrumental reggae band led by trumpeter Nick Garbett is inspired by Jamaican reggae greats such Sly and Robbie, Tommy McCook and The Skatalites, just to name a few.

Nick Garbett (trumpet) James Greening (trombone) Matt Keegan (saxophone) Carl Dewhurst (guitar) Robbie Woolf (organ) Winston Stephenson (bass) Declan Kelly (drums)

Covid-safe information

In order to ensure SIMA events are safe for patrons and artists, we require all attendee’s to;

  •  Check in using the NSW Heath App.

  • Provide proof of double vaccination or official exception.

  • Remain socially distanced from all other groups of attendees – including staff and artists.

  • Audiences, staff and artists must wear a mask when indoors. (If a mask is not brought, one will be provided to you)

  • Use hand santiser

 SIMA will ensure a covid safe event by;

  • Sanitizer will be made available upon entry, at the bar service area for use.

  • 5m physical distancing at points of mixing

  • 5m physical distancing when queuing between seated groups

  • 5m physical distancing between staff

  • Tables will be set at 1.5m+ apart to allow appropriate distancing between groups

  • COVID marshals will monitor the use of masks indoors

 SIMA reserves the right to remove any attendees who are visibly unwell from the premises.

 SIMA and 107 staff are undertaking thorough cleaning practices to ensure the venue is COVID safe.

Including sanitizing of all surfaces before, throughout and after events.

Our business requires all staff, contractors and artists as well as audiences to be fully vaccinated in order to work for SIMA. Otherwise they must show proof of exemption with a letter from their physician or another credible source.

Staff will be trained to handle how to manage patrons who are not complying and also how to manage the exemption

Contact event organiser

Sydney Improvised Music Association


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