Colonial artist John Glover?s paintings display exquisite detail and glorious mastery. They also depict colonial heritage, the history of landscape art and an Aboriginal presence. It is all these things that see people making the pilgrimage to Glover?s former land grant, Patterdale Farm. The house at Patterdale, itself a subject of Glover paintings, still stands today and the landscape is … Read More
The Woolmers Estate 2016 Festival Of Roses is set to be another amazing event filled with over five-thousand roses and a variety of stalls, activities and entertainment.
Beaconsfield in the West Tamar and became famous Australia-wide in 2006 because of a disaster at the town?s iconic gold mine. In 2012, that mine closed. But did that closure faze the people of the West Tamar? No way! The West Tamar is home to some very resilient and creative people. The Tamar Valley Writers Festival, whilst centred in Beaconsfield … Read More
Enjoy different craft beer & ciders on tap with master classes, Fresh comedy stage, live music, family entertainment & more. The Esk BeerFest hosts a massive range of local Tasmanian, Australian and International Craft Brewers and Cider-makers with over 200 brews. There will be live music, comedy and other forms of entertainment throughout the entire weekend. There will be a … Read More
Since 1983 the Evandale Village Fair and National Penny Farthing Championships has built up a reputation for holding the most competitive Penny Farthing races in the world. This year promises to live up to the reputation. Events that will be held in 2016 include: – The feature race of the day, the National Penny Farthing Championship.?The fastest eight riders advance … Read More
Festival of Small Halls Flyer Longford Nov 2015 The Festival of Small Halls Summer Tour brings the best of folk and contemporary acoustic artists on tour to towns like Longford following their performance at two of the country?s largest festivals. Artists feature Liz Stringer form Australia and The East Pointers from Canada. The Festival of Small Halls is a series … Read More
September 19th Friday – Venue The Happy Chef 4.00 to 6.00:? Jam session? : set groups —-write name on board as you come in? ——???? 4 numbers per set: 06.00 to 7.30: Dinner with background recorded jazz 7.30 to 9.30:? Introduce venue , sign up musos: Mix and match .???? —Entry $5.00 Saturday morning—Anglican Hall ?Public $10 10.30 am to … Read More
A Heritage Festival signature event. The Winter Festival will launch a sculpture exhibition to challenge your view of conflict and compassion. Set in the heritage coach house and stables surrounding the Clarendon Green, the Festival is a complete arts experience with working artists’ stalls, food, wine, whisky and song, pony rides. Music and fashions from WW1 to 1940s. Working horses … Read More