Kylie Minogue has announced that she will be playing dates in Dublin and Belfast this October as part of her Golden Tour.

The Aussie pop princess is kicking off her Golden Tour in Newcastle on September 18 before going on to perform in Nottingham, Birmingham, Bournemouth, Cardiff, London, Glasgow, Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, Dublin and Belfast.

Kylie will take to the stage in Dublin's 3Arena on Sunday, October 7 and Belfast's SSE Arena on Monday, October 8.

The tour is in support of her forthcoming new album Golden.

The 49-year-old Spinning Around hitmaker last hit the road three years ago with her Kylie Summer 2015 mini-tour across Europe.

Golden, Minogue's 14th studio album, will be released on April 6.

Tickets to Minogue's upcoming Golden tour go on sale via usual Ticketmaster outlets on March 2.