Summer on the South Coast!
Check out the amazing family festivals, carnivals and events planned for summer
in the pages of the magazine and have a wonderful holiday and festive season on the coast!
Festivities @ Bundanon
Looking for a special outing during the Spring months? Explore Bundanon Homestead, Arthur Boyd's Studio and historic grounds and gardens located just north of Nowra by the Shoalhaven River. Bundanon is open to the public every Sunday from 10.30am to 4pm.
Bundanon Big Draw
It is a great activity
for all ages and abilities. Participate in the longest drawing ever created as the paper is rolled down the river walk. The Bundanon Big Draw event will happen at Bundanon on Sunday 18 January 2015 from 10.30-4pm.
Sydney Soloists Rivers
Comprised of the finest mus
icians in the c
ountry drawn from the Sydney Symphony Orchestra performing a stunning program.
Sunday 22 Febrary 2015 from 1.30pm.
For further information and bookings contact 02 4422 2100. Visit Bundanon’s website: www.bundanon.com.au
School Holiday Fun.....
There's never been a better time to enjoy nature on the South Coast. Book into a National Parks Discovery programe and enjoy walks, talks and tours. Visit www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au
The Pearl Party ... Folk Fest celebrating 30 years!
Enjoy music from all corners of the world - traditional, roots, world celtic, dance, gypsy and bluegrass - you name it the Illawarra Folk Festival at Bulli has it. With over 600 artists, 150 performances in 12 undercover venues this is the place to be during January 15-18 2014.
In between soaking up the vibes, wander through the markets stalls and graze on one of the many wonderful food options. Camping, full day or just night tickets are available!
For more information read online magazine.
Meroogal Women’s Arts Prize 2014 - Nowra
Sydney Living Museums is proud to launch the 2014 Meroogal Women's Art Prize at Meroogal, a 19th century house museum in the heart of Nowra. Women artists from across NSW have created artworks inspired by the history, stories and objects from Meroogal, which was home to four generations of frugal and lively women and selected works are on display until January 25, 2015.
Artist talk and afternoon tea
Join a guided tour of this year’s Meroogal Women’s Art Prize exhibition and meet two of the Prize’s previous winners: Tania Maria Mastroianni (2011) and Anna Glynn (2009). Saturday 17 January, 2pm – 4pm $15 includes tour, talk and refreshments.
School holiday fun - Make a story, tell a story! With the help of local artists, children aged 7 years and over
are invited to explore historic Meroogal house and use the stories and site to make their own artwork to take home – inspired by the current exhibition, Meroogal Women’s Art Prize.
Thurs 15 January, 10am – 12pm: $15 includes one accompanying adult
Open Saturdays 10.30am - 3.30pm
P: 02 4421 8150 sydneylivingmuseums.com.au/artprize
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