Archive for March, 2010

Mar 30 2010


Published by under Exhibitions,News,Visual Arts

Amanda McLean ExhibitionYass Valley artist Amanda Mclean will be featured at an upcoming exhibition at the Aarwun Gallery in Canberra. The show opens on Saturday night 3rd April to music by the Lauren Davis String Quartet and Amanda’s work will be shown alongside works by Norman Lindsay and Dr John Diamond.

The exhibition will be on display Aarwun Gallery, Federation Square, Nicholls from 3 – 24 April.

Enquiries: 02 6230 2055

Mar 18 2010


Published by under Exhibitions

Once Upon a TimeThe magical tradition of storytelling, puppetry and live music will come to life in the next David Pereira Cello Series. The concerts coincide with Hans Christian Anderson’s birthday celebrations; International Childrens’ Book Day; and National Youth Week (9-18 April). The project is also being promoted by the Childrens’ Book Council of Australia.

You can catch ‘Once Upon a Time…’ at the Crisp Galleries Performance Space, at Bowning on Sunday 11th April at 2:00 pm.

Further details consult the Calendar section or go to

Mar 15 2010


Published by under Events,Literature,News

BlackburnA poetry masterclass will be held of the weekend 20-21 March at the historic Yass Valley property of ‘Blackburn’. Presented by Steve Kelen who teaches poetry and creative writing at the University of Canberra the masterclass is designed to focus the poet’s vision and find the right words. For further details click here

Blackburn’s website is