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Sculptures explore Australia’s history

AUSTRALIAN history – man-made and natural – is analysed by the latest exhibition at Gecko Studio Gallery at Fish Creek. Travelling, works with wood and paper by Jan Learmonth of Inverloch is a collection of works that are material explorations of the controversial history and culture of land and water in Australia, the movement of […]

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

Paella warms up Cup party

THE air was cold outside but not for the lucky guests inside at Meeniyan’s Paella Party at Trulli Pizzeria on Melbourne Cup day. Inside these punters had the right idea, enjoying canapés and paella and a glass of Aperol Spritz as they watched the races on the big screen. There was even a bus to […]

November 14th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Annie selection down to the wire

SOME 116 people turned up for Leongatha Lyric Theatre’s Annie auditions that started on Friday evening and went all weekend through till about 5.30pm on Sunday. As for the title role of Anni,e 26 young girls auditioned and now there is a nervous wait this week with the selection down to the last four. Lyric […]

November 14th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Leongatha painters to show their best

PROLIFIC and talented. That sums up the work of the Leongatha Painters Group, whose members will present an exhibition at Korumburra Art Gallery from November 9 to 19, open 11am to 4pm daily. Some 150 artworks will be shown by 17 members, spanning watercolours, gouaches, acrylic and prints, and covering a diversity of subjects, including […]

November 8th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Audition for Annie

LEONGATHA Lyric Theatre is excited to bring iconic musical Annie back to the town. The 2018 production will be directed by the talented Kerryn Lockhart, who brought beloved character Mary Poppins to life in 2016. Lisa Pellin will once again lend her talents as choreographer and Daniel Moldrich will be the musical director. An extremely […]

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

Boggs is back

LEONGATHA Lyric Theatre is pleased to announce that after nearly eight years, the Boggs show is back to entertain and delight South Gippsland audiences. The end of year travelling show which dates back more than 30 years, is affectionately known as the Boggs show. This time around the show is back with many of its […]

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

Concerts showcase classical music

SOUTH Gippsland flautist Christine Ross is hosting a series of three concerts for music fans to enjoy. The first will be held Saturday, October 21 at Scot’s Pioneer Church, Mardan at 2pm. The second will be at St Paul’s Anglican Church, Warragul on Sunday, October 22 at 2pm. The third will be at Richmond Uniting […]

October 17th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Exhibition entices

MAYFIELD Gallery proved once again to be a popular destination during its latest exhibition, which opened last weekend. Renowned Arawata artists John and Di Koenders welcomed an influx of visitors on Saturday and Sunday, who perused their work and bought their favourite pieces. The exhibition comes in the wake of exciting times for the Koenders. […]

October 10th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Readers flock to Coal Creek

LOVERS of literature were enchanted by Coal Creek’s 10th annual Literary Festival on Sunday in Korumburra. With a line up of exciting and diverse authors, who made presentations throughout the day, festival goers came away feeling inspired. The festival has gained a strong following over the last 10 years as a direct result of the […]

October 10th, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Don’t miss the Gippsland Garden and Home Expo

THE Gippsland Garden and Home Expo has become established over the last 16 years as the second largest of its kind in Victoria. Run by the Drouin Lions Club, the expo attracts thousands of visitors to Gippsland from far and wide, with many buses attending. The garden section displays beautiful plants from 50 general and […]

October 3rd, 2017 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

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