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Blood Brothers opens this Friday

ALL is in readiness for the stunning performance of Mary MacKillop College’s production of Blood Brothers which opens this Friday, April 21 at the Wonthaggi Arts Centre. The story is a contemporary nature versus nurture plot, revolving around fraternal twins Mickey and Eddie, who were separated at birth. One is raised in a wealthy family […]

April 19th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Easter magic comes to life at Coal Creek

EASTER is a special time of the year and none more so than at Coal Creek Community Park and Museum in Korumburra. The historical village will host an Easter Egg Hunt on Easter Sunday, April 16, from 10am to 1.30pm. Come along and hunt for three gold blocks to exchange for Easter eggs. Hunting licences […]

April 11th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Portraits turn heads

  THE 11th Great Southern Portrait Prize opened on Saturday at Foster’s Stockyard Gallery, on the last weekend of the Prom Coast Seachange Festival. South Gippsland Shire Council mayor Cr Ray Argento attended with fellow councillors Alyson Skinner, Meg Edwards and deputy mayor Maxine Kiel. Festival chair Deb Bray welcomed everyone to the third occasion […]

April 4th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment,Community | Read More »

Music brings hills alive

  THE 9th annual The Hills Are Alive Festival took place at Krowera recently and was once again was a roaring success. More than 1500 music lovers of all-ages gathered from the Friday to Sunday to watch some of Australia’s most loved artists perform, including Cloud Control, Dope Lemon (Angus Stone), REMI, Dave O’Neil and […]

April 4th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Jack to dance on city stage

A LEONGATHA teenager will perform in Melbourne after being chosen to be part of a prestigious performance. Jack McDonald will dance and silent act in the ensemble of Lord of the Flies at Arts Centre Melbourne from April 5-9. The Newhaven College student was one of 23 boys from across Victoria chosen after an extensive […]

March 28th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Newhaven College to host Arts Learning Festival

NEWHAVEN College will host the Independent Schools Arts Learning Festival next week, as it embarks on a regional tour across Victoria. The festival will be held on Thursday, March 30 and Friday, March 31. The Arts Learning Festival is organised by Independent Schools Victoria, and celebrates the importance of art and creative thinking in education […]

March 21st, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Lyric’s Hairspray in full swing

‘YOU Can’t Stop the Beat’ at the rehearsals for the Lyric Theatre’s Hairspray. The cast is quickly mastering the high energy and physical demands of the 60’s styled dance numbers, for what is going to be a fun and feel good production. Set in 1962 Baltimore, Maryland, plump teenager Tracy Turnblad’s dream is to dance […]

March 7th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Show stopping entertainment

  THE Korumburra entertainment committee worked on increasing the variety and quality of entertainment at this year’s show. A first for the show was the tug of war competition, gymnastics, and buskers performing around the oval and later on stage. Another highlight of entertainment was the Chairo College band, which won the school band competition. […]

February 28th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Entertainment central at Inverloch

THE Inlet Hotel in Inverloch hosted its annual Beach Party on Saturday, January 21. This year’s event was bigger and better than ever with entertainment provided by local band The Paddy Cakes. The Paddy Cakes are an alternative/indie rock band formed in Gippsland last year. Consisting of Dalton Tripodi (vocals/guitar), Midge Jacobsen (bass/vocals), Oakley Kerr […]

January 31st, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Show ‘n’ Shine set for return

THE Leongatha Rotary Club will be back once again with their annual Show ‘n’ Shine and Swap Meet market, along with craft and produce. Held on Sunday, March 5 from 9am to 1.30pm at the Leongatha velodrome, the Rotary Club of Leongatha welcomes all to come along. The swap meet begins at 6am. For a […]

January 24th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

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