b. c. 1947, Taralga, near Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia. Fascinated with nation music from early years as a child, Gordon used your guitar and performed in rings through his teenage years. Shifting to Sydney, he performed as a single work in pubs and night clubs and also made an appearance on tv, hosting the Australian Nation Music Display. Excerpts out of this well-known 80s show had been released on Dvd movie in 2005. Also within the 80s, he performed and documented frequently with Chad Morgan with Owen Blundell and Reg Poole because the Gunbarrel Highwaymen, with Slim Dusty. Furthermore to executing, Gordon has constructed music and created poetry. In 1993 he earned the united states Music Entertainer Of THE ENTIRE YEAR prize. In 2005 his providers to nation music were known with the prize of the Purchase of Australia Medal.