Archive for February, 2013

Feb 26 2013

NEW YASS REPERTORY PLAY

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The Yass Repertory Society continue to supply the goods. Their latest production is called ‘Dry Rot by John Chapman and tells the story of three not particularly bright bookmakers who try to fix a horse race.

Click on the image for details or go to the YASSarts calendar page

Feb 22 2013

ABORIGINAL REGIONAL ARTS GRANTS NOW OPEN

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Katrina Hodgkinson, Member for Burrinjuck is encouraging Aboriginal artists and arts organisations to apply for funding through the Aboriginal Regional Arts Fund (ARAF). Details can be found by clicking here

Feb 17 2013

NSW Parliament ‘Plein Air’ Painting Prize

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Yass Valley artist! Get your sunscreen on and a good hat and get out into nature for some painting in wide open doors!

The NSW Parliament is hosting the Plein Air Painting Prize, an acquisitive art prize of $20,000. It is awarded to the best ‘en plein air’ painting of a NSW subject, be it a city, urban, rural, regional or natural landscape. Of course ‘best’ is always subjective, but they mean well!

Find out more by clicking here

Feb 08 2013

YASS SHOW POETRY COMPETITION

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Hi friends – just a reminder that entries for the Yass Show Poetry Competition close on Monday 11th February. Written and performance, adult and juniors, bush and open sections. Download the entry form and info or visit the

Official website