Rod Quantock OAM

As a pioneer of stand-up comedy, Rod has more than 30 years experience working in cabaret, theatre, television and radio. Rod was a weekly columnist for the Sunday Age and a founding board member of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.

Two Leggy Redheads

Good morning Woodford! Wake up with Fiona Scott- Norman and Australian comedy icon Rod Quantock. Grab your mug of coffee and a Byron Bay doughnut, and prepare for an irreverent showcase of the coming day. A chat show with comedy, guests, random feuds, music, and interviews with beloved Woodfordians.

Fri, Dec 27 9:00AM Bob’s Bar
Sat, Dec 28 9:00AM Bob’s Bar
Sun, Dec 29 9:00AM Bob’s Bar
Mon, Dec 30 9:00AM Bob’s Bar
Tue, Dec 31 9:00AM Bob’s Bar

Grande Comedy Gala

A group of misfits and mischiefs take to the stage with an hour to make fun of themselves and each other. See Tripod, Nina Oyama, Rod Quantock, Mario Queen of the Circus, Randy Feltface and Dane Simpson perform some fast routines of absolute hilarity, wrangled by host, Nikki Britton.

Sun, Dec 29 8:00PM Grande

Great Comedy Debate: That Democracy Works

S Sorrensen, Fiona Scott Norman, Tripod’s Gatesy, Dane Simpson, Rod Quantock and John Thompson are hosted by Professor Ian Lowe to debate the current state of democracy, which HL Mencken described as ‘the art and science of running the circus from the monkey cage’ and by Ronald Reagan as ‘worth dying for’.

Mon, Dec 30 6:00PM Luna

You Can’t Get There From Here

Rod Quantock gives his humorous take on the impossibility of creating a sustainable future and the impending doom of too much carbon and too little human intelligence.

Tue, Dec 31 2:15PM GREENhouse