Hailing from Tauranga, New Zealand, Avalanche City is the musical moniker of Dave Baxter.

The 2011 APRA Silver Scroll winner will be joined on the road by members of his touring band, performing fan favourites from ‘We Are For The Wild Places’, as well as his acclaimed breakthrough debut ‘Our New Life Above The Ground’.

“I’m super excited to be adding some intimate shows for fans in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth on the upcoming tour”, said Avalanche City’s Dave Baxter.

“It’s going to be great to finally play in-front of some Australian fans who have been very patient over the last few years!”

Baxter’s latest critically admired album is the result an accidental hit career, which launched the artist to international acclaim.

‘We Are For The Wild Places’ peaked at #1 on the NZ iTunes album chart, and debuted at #3 on the New Zealand Top 40 Albums Chart.

Beautiful first single, Inside Out was a chart and radio smash hit in New Zealand – reaching #1 airplay for five consecutive weeks.

The track quickly reached platinum sales and peaked at #1 on the sales chart.

Avalanche City has toured globally, including headline runs throughout Australia, Canada, UK and New Zealand, as well as international support tour alongside the likes of Fun, Robbie Williams, Busby Marou and Conrad.

The sideshows will intertwine Baxter’s forthcoming dates alongside the Dixie Chicks on their epic ‘MMXVII’ World Tour across seven dates in Australia and New Zealand.

One of the most prolific and captivating live acts on the planet, Dixie Chicks are widely recognised as the biggest US female band of all time.


BRISBANE – Saturday 25 th  March – Brisbane Entertainment Centre – SELLING FAST

SYDNEY – Wednesday 29 th  March – Qudos Bank Arena (All Ages) – SOLD OUT

SYDNEY – Thursday 30th  March – ICC Sydney Theatre (All Ages) – SELLING FAST

SYDNEY – HEADLINE SHOW – Friday 31st March – Hudson Ballroom (18+) Tickets HERE

MELBOURNE – Saturday 1st  April – Rod Laver Arena (All Ages) – SOLD OUT

MELBOURNE – Sunday 2nd  April – Rod Laver Arena (All Ages) – SELLING FAST

MELBOURNE – HEADLINE SHOW – Tuesday 4th April – The Gasometer (18+)  Tickets HERE

PERTH – Wednesday 5th  April – Perth Arena (All Ages) – SELLING FAST

PERTH – HEADLINE SHOW –Thursday 6th April – 4five9 (18+) Tickets HERE

NEW ZEALAND – Saturday 8th  April – Mission Estate Winery, Hawke’s Bay – SELLING FAST