The Paverty Bush Band is Canberra's premium bush band. Paverty started in the 1970s as Franklyn B Paverty and the Platt Valley Crooners. Since then, Paverty has been playing for concerts, festival, bush dances (and dances generally), weddings, parties, fund-raisers, events, etc. in Canberra and the surrounding region.
Paverty plays mostly Aussie folk music: a mix of songs, ballads and music with folk, country and rock influences.
Paverty had numerous recordings available.