Painters and Dockers are a rock band formed in Melbourne, Australia in 1982.

Paul Stewart, singer-songwriter and trumpet player, is the only mainstay in the band which was named for the Federated Ship Painters and Dockers Union when they performed an early gig at a pub rock venue in Port Melbourne frequented by the union's members. Some members of the band went on to form the Dili Allstars.

Their best-performing album Kiss My Art, peaked in the top 30 of the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) albums charts in 1988. The album included two top 50 singles, "Nude School" and "Die Yuppie Die".

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Year Title Rating Releases
1984 Love Planet 2
1986 Bucket 1
1988 Kiss My Art 2
1989 Touch One Touch All 1
1992 Nervous 90's 1
1994 The Things That Matter 1


Year Title Rating Releases
1991 Hickory Dickory Dock 1
1998 Advance Australia Where? 1

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