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Remarkable art at Inverloch

ART EXHIBITION, Monday Exhibitionists, at The Inverloch Community Hub is showcasing the superb works of six remarkably talented, local ladies.  One artist, Karen Chugg, even sold a few of her paintings before she’d even finished hanging them. The women behind these captivating works comprise Anne McRae, Hazell Ray-Billington, Margaret Rickard, Mahnua Fletcher, Karen Chugg and Christine […]

February 19th, 2019 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment,Community | Read More »

Golden night of theatre

WONTHAGGI Theatrical Group launched the first show of its 50th anniversary concert in spectacular display last Friday evening at the Wonthaggi Union Community Arts Centre, along with the launch of their book, We Can Do That! – An Anecdotal History of Wonthaggi Theatrical Group. The festivity marks the beginning of more events to come for […]

February 19th, 2019 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment,Community | Read More »

It’s garlic festival time!

MEENIYAN will host its annual Garlic Festival this Saturday and is tipped to attract record crowds for its third year! Don’t miss this exciting, local produce fanfare full of cooking shows from international and local chefs, garlic plaiting and live entertainment. Children’s entertainment includes billy cart and sack races with balloon soccer, all day magic […]

February 12th, 2019 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment,Community | Read More »

Ride into trivia fun

HAVE an entertaining evening while supporting an equestrian club at a trivia night at Wonthaggi this Saturday evening. The South Gippsland Adult Riding Club is holding a night of literally fun and games at the Wonthaggi Workmen’s Club on Saturday, February 9. The event will be hosted by Funky Bunch Trivia and will include questions, […]

February 5th, 2019 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Ride into trivia fun

HAVE an entertaining evening while supporting an equestrian club at a trivia night at Wonthaggi this Saturday evening. The South Gippsland Adult Riding Club is holding a night of literally fun and games at the Wonthaggi Workmen’s Club on Saturday, February 9. The event will be hosted by Funky Bunch Trivia and will include questions, […]

February 5th, 2019 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Monday Art Ladies at The Hub

SIX Bass Coast Artists’ Society (BCAS) members who regularly paint together at the BCAS Goods Shed Artspace will be exhibiting together at Inverloch Community Hub in the month of February. Christine Caldwell, Karen Chugg, Mahnua Fletcher, Ann McRae, Hazell Ray-Billington and Margaret Rickard all have interesting stories to tell in addition to their art expertise. […]

January 30th, 2019 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Scholarship for teen performer

WONTHAGGI teenager Shontelle O’Connor received a coveted performing arts scholarship. She received the Baw Baw Arts Alliance scholarship along with Alannah Hunt of Warragul Regional College. The alliance is a not for profit collective of artists committed to seeing the development of skills in all the arts. The scholarships were designed to help pay the […]

January 22nd, 2019 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

World class musician plays Wonthaggi

WORLD renowned jazz musician James Morrison delighted music-lovers at a performance with the Wonthaggi Citizens’ Band at Wonthaggi on Saturday evening. The renowned trumpeter also played trombone, saxophone and the piano, impressing the audience as well as the volunteer musicians of Wonthaggi’s own community band. Band musical director Craig Marinus said, “It was such a […]

January 15th, 2019 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Families will love Song of the Seals

WITH a relevant environmental message to share, Song of the Seals is a must see this week. Staged by Wonthaggi Theatrical Group, the show is a fun mixture of catchy songs and vibrant costumes for the family to enjoy. The story – written by Dorothy Hewett – tells the story of Willow Ogilvie, a teenager […]

January 8th, 2019 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Music excites at Sounds of Summer

INVERLOCH was the place to be on Saturday with music festival Sounds of Summer attracting thousands to the area. This year, the festival was held at Thompson Reserve. With plenty of online bookings, six live bands, a relaxed vibe and great conditions, the event was once again successful. The event was backed by food and […]

January 3rd, 2019 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment,Featured | Read More »

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