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Educating Rita

Rita is returning!

Lismore Theatre Company is proud to announce that Educating Rita is back in rehearsal ready to open its 2021 season. Associate Director Kylie Fuad is collaborating with Director David Addenbrooke to work with the...

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Ballina Art Society

Ballina Art Society now has a profile here and is open for membership for 2021 (cost $40). Annual membership provides access to group art classes plus an annual exhibition to display and sell your...

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Arts funding and grants

Arts funding and grants for 2021 – for anyone interested, here is a not-for-profit organisation website – Auspicious Arts Projects – and link for funding packages and grants for the arts in 2021. So...

Dead Man's Track

Book Review – Dead Man’s Track

Author: Sarah Barrie Book Review by Jenny Dowell If you like thrillers and especially those set in Australia, then this book is one for you. Author, Sarah Barrie, has worked as a teacher, vet...

Stand strong for who you are

Archibald winners

At last, the arts Revolution — Archibald winners flag the end of white male dominance Vincent Namatjira’s Stand strong for who you are, acrylic on linen, 152 x 198 cm. Photo: AGNSW/Mim Stirling Joanna...