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Crowd flocks to see Toni Childs at Hervey Bay concert

Block Party for Sea Shepherd featuring Toni Childs - Toni gives a very intimate performance to the audience.
Block Party for Sea Shepherd featuring Toni Childs - Toni gives a very intimate performance to the audience. Alistair Brightman

MORE than 500 people enjoyed the soothing sounds of renowned singer-songwriter Toni Childs at her concert in Hervey Bay on Wednesday.

The talented American performer, who has visited the region before, did the concert to help raise funds for Sea Shepherd.

Several other gifted musicians also took part in the event, which was held outside the Fraser Coast Discovery Sphere between 5pm and 10pm.

As well as the musical performers, those who attended also enjoyed live talks inside the Discovery Sphere's theatrette, artisans' markets, vegan food stalls, a range of activities and demonstrations, all for the cost of a gold coin donation.

Toni had vowed to come back to the Bay after she hosted a workshop at Ocean Tree Yoga Studio last year.

Jessica Wemmerslager, the owner of the studio, said Toni had touched a lot of hearts during her visit to the region.

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