Regular Comedy Gigs

Alongside being a stand up comedian, Mandy Nolan also tours her own Comedy Show with Ellen Briggs, ‘Women Like Us’, as well as programs & promotes her own regular comedy rooms throughout the month.

‘Women Like Us’  – Ongoing national tour

With fellow Comedian Ellen Briggs

A two hour comedy extravaganza where Nolan and Briggs separately deliver their signature rapid fire, honest, sometimes self deprecating, somewhat irreverent stand up comedy! (Travelling show:  Starcourt Theatre Lismore,  Studio 188 Ipswich, Gympie RSL Club, Hervey Bay RSL Club, Ocean Shores Country Club,  Murwillumbah Civic Centre

Check the website for show details and tickets –


Monthly Gigs:

Country Club Comedy  –  First Tuesday of the Month  –  Ocean Shores Country Club

7pm. Free. Headline comedy from the national circuit!

Its Free 🙂


Comedy in the Garden  –  First Friday of the month at the  –  Byron Brewery.

8pm.  Comedy by Feature Headline comedians from the national circuit!

Its Free 🙂


Kingy Comedy – Second Thursday of the month – Kingscliff Bowling Club

Mc’d by Mandy Nolan & featuring national & international headlines
Operating since June 2015-08-26

Link: Kingy Comedy

Its Free 🙂


Home Crafted Comedy – Third Thursday of the Month – Byron Brewery  

Mc’d by Mandy and featuring open mic comedy with local standup talent.
Operating since 2013

Contact: 02 6639 6100

Its Free 🙂


‘The Big Gig’ @ Ballina RSL

The Last Thursday of every month

Mandy headlines and Mc’s this comedy night with capacity of 400
and books national & international feature guest comedians.
Operating at full capacity since 2007

Link: The Big Gig – Ballina RSL

Its Free 🙂


Quarterly Gigs –


Comedy @ the Courthouse : Courthouse Hotel Mullumbimby

First Thursday of the month: Dec, March, June, Sept.
Mc and booking agent for popular open mic comedy room, featuring local stand up comics.
Operating since 2010

Link: Courthouse Comedy

Its Free 🙂


Seasonal and Intermittent Gigs –

Mandy Nolan’s Comedy Club – Pandanus Room, Byron Services Club 

Monday nights ( seasonal & intermittent – around 8 – 10  gigs per annum)
Mc’d by Mandy Nolan & featuring national & International guest headlines & graduation performances by comedy students
Operating since 2004

Contact: (02) 66856878

Its Free 🙂


Past Gigs:

Mandy is a regular Feature and MC for :

Sit Down Comedy Club  – venues in Brisbane  & throughout Queensland,

Comedy in the Basement : Gold Coast,

Last Laugh Melbourne,

Albury/Wodonga Comedy Festival,

Laugh Your Pants Off Comedy Gala,

Jupiters Casino, Paddo Fringe Bar, Sydney,

Mullum Music Festival,

Bellingen Music Festival,

Falls Festival,

Woodford Festival……and hundreds of clubs, pub, halls,  and festivals Australia Wide.

She has supported Puppetry of the Penis, Bob Downe, Ertha Kitt, Doug Stanhope, Frank Woodley, Cal Wilson, Fiona O’Loughlin, Wil Anderson, Akmal, Tom Gleeson, Jeff Green, Lawrence Mooney, Glenn Robbins, Dave O’Neil,


Melbourne Comedy Festival

Perform one woman comedy show at Melbourne International Comedy Festival

  • 2015 – Home Truths
  • 2008 – She’ll Be Right
  • 1999 – Mandy Nolan Solo

Bangalow Big Joke Comedy Festival

2007, 2008 & 2009 – Artistic Director and co-produced 4 day comedy festival with headline acts such as Tim Minchin, Nina Conti & Arj Barker