Events

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May 29, 2015

Successful Crowdfunding

How to find finance, audience and distribution in the age of social media, with crowdfunding expert Thomas Mai. In this one day seminar Mai will draw on his experience of crowdfunding 17 films and apply it to seminar participants films to...

Jun 11, 2015Jun 16, 2015

Murwillumbah Art Trail 2015

The Murwillumbah Art Trail 2015: Sustainable Artfluences is an exhibition of contemporary art that showcase over 60 established and emerging artists of the Tweed Valley and surrounds. Over a 6 day period from June 11-16, the town and shops become...

Jun 18, 2015

Artists in Conversation

Mostyn Bramley-Moore and Michael Cusack speak about Direction Now and how the exhibition has come together in the spirit of a mutual exploration of abstract painting. In Direction Now notions of technique, process, and reoccurring themes linked to...

Jul 24, 2015Jul 26, 2015

Splendour In The Grass 2015

It’s time to clean your festival boots and book your annual leave because Splendour 2015 dates have been confirmed!

 Splendour will take place at the picturesque North Byron Parklands on the last weekend of July. Line-up announcent coming soon!

All Events

May 29, 2015

Successful Crowdfunding

How to find finance, audience and distribution in the age of social media, with crowdfunding expert Thomas Mai. In this one day seminar Mai will draw on his experience of crowdfunding 17 films and apply it to seminar participants films to...

Jun 11, 2015

Artist in Conversation | Scott Harrower

Scott Harrower reflects on negotiating the sensitive and difficult topic on childhood sexual abuse through his work in the upstairs gallery...

Jun 11, 2015Jun 16, 2015

Murwillumbah Art Trail 2015

The Murwillumbah Art Trail 2015: Sustainable Artfluences is an exhibition of contemporary art that showcase over 60 established and emerging artists of the Tweed Valley and surrounds. Over a 6 day period from June 11-16, the town and shops become...

Jun 12, 2015Jul 4, 2015

Oliver!

Ballina Players and Director Clem Halpin present Oliver! The classic musical is known and loved for its well known songs, downtrodden children and unscrupulous adults and one orphan boy made good. Oliver! will leave you asking for more...

Jun 18, 2015

Artists in Conversation

Mostyn Bramley-Moore and Michael Cusack speak about Direction Now and how the exhibition has come together in the spirit of a mutual exploration of abstract painting. In Direction Now notions of technique, process, and reoccurring themes linked to...

Jun 20, 2015

Dinkum Bohos

Vasudha Harte & Jem Edwards of the Dinkum Bohos met in a dark empty theatre, made secret love on Australia's most easterly Steinway grand piano, then proceeded to imbue the ether with their sassy blues-world-tango-gypsy-punk-jazz-rock-folk sounds!

Jun 23, 2015Jun 24, 2015

Australia Day | NORPA

Everyone wants a piece of the party pie in this modern ripper of a comedy. The Australia Day committee is gearing up to put on their country town's biggest bash.

Jun 25, 2015

Shake-O-Rama | Burlesque Festival

A night of glamorous classic tease and modern neo-burlesque that will dazzle, delight and stimulate the senses! 'Shake-O-Rama' will consist of some of the best and most entertaining international and local burlesque performers. Join us...

Jul 2, 2015Jul 3, 2015

Ash Grunwald

Ash Grunwald’s exploration of greed and destruction over the past two years has culminated in the forthcoming album NOW, represented here for the first time with it’s debut single ‘River’, a powerful reminder that we all live together...

Jul 2, 2015

Arty Party presented by 100 Wonder Place

A family friendly day of playful artmaking with Greg Sheehan, Roundabout Theatre, ‘The Cassettes’ founder Marissa Treichel, The Houndstooths and much much more!

Jul 3, 2015

Janet Seidel Jazz Trio In Concert

The award winning Janet Seidel Trio will be visiting Grafton for one night only at the Criterion Theatre at 7.30pm on 3 July. Janet's captivating voice, along with superb guitar and bass continues to impress audiences worldwide.

Jul 3, 2015

Exhibition Opening I Loose Gallery

Loose gallery presents Abstraction, Iconography & Patternation, featuring works by local artists Steve Barnes, Julla Livingston, Kane Bowman and others. For the grand opening expect chips, dips, refreshments, live music and lots of blah blah blah!

Jul 12, 2015

Ballina Fine Wine & Food Festival

Ballina's premier Fine Wine and Food Festival is back for the sixth year with extended hours and huge marquees, allowing for more exhibitors, information sessions and demonstrations...

Jul 24, 2015Jul 26, 2015

Splendour In The Grass 2015

It’s time to clean your festival boots and book your annual leave because Splendour 2015 dates have been confirmed!

 Splendour will take place at the picturesque North Byron Parklands on the last weekend of July. Line-up announcent coming soon!

Aug 1, 2015

Nimbin Performance Poetry World Cup

This event shines a spotlight on the literary talent of the local area as aspiring and established poets compete live to win a first prize of $2000 and the illustrious world cup trophy. The world cup takes place in a number of small venues...

Aug 7, 2015Aug 9, 2015

Byron Bay Writers Festival

One of Australia's premier literary events, The Byron Bay Writers Festival draws literature lovers and guest writers from across the globe to participate in 3-days of intelligent discussion, creative exploration and passionate interaction...

Aug 13, 2015Aug 15, 2015

Country Song | NORPA

A celebration of the life and music of Jimmy Little and his contemporaries. Indigenous singing superstar Jimmy Little is about to sing for Queen Elizabeth at the opening of the Sydney Opera House in 1973.

Aug 14, 2015Aug 16, 2015

Bangalow Music Festival

The Bangalow Music festival presents the highest calibre chamber and orchestral musicians from around the world. This boutique festival nestled in the Byron Hinterland is a unique experience unlike any, complete with inspiring music, food, scenery...

Aug 29, 2015Aug 31, 2015

Bell Shakespeare's Hamlet I NORPA

Director Damien Ryan and Bell Shakespeare present a new production of Hamlet, infused with the passion, contemplation and emotion that Shakespeare’s compelling poetry cries out for...

Sep 11, 2015Sep 13, 2015

Tyalgum Music Festival

Tyalgum Music Festival is a smorgasboard of music and performance which takes place annually in the beautiful little country village of Tyalgum. The festival welcomes extraordinary performers from all over the world...

Sep 17, 2015Sep 19, 2015

Cockfight | The Farm & NORPA

Like an episode of The Office meets a cage-fight, Australian style. Cockfight is a comical, combative and ultimately tender performance that explores masculinity and pushes the limits of physical theatre.

Oct 11, 2015

Hot Shorts | Short Play Competition

10 playwrights, 10 plays and 10 minutes each. Hot Shorts is a night of original theatre from local aspiring playwrights. 10 plays are selected by a panel of experts and shown to the admiring public who will then select an overall winner.

Oct 22, 2015Nov 7, 2015

Railway Wonderland | NORPA

Magical live theatre performed at Lismore train station is back by popular demand! Take your seat under the stars as NORPA's Railway Wonderland brings Lismore train station back to life.

Nov 1, 2015

An Afternoon At The Proms

Based on the Proms Concert Series in London, you will hear the Clarence Valley Orchestra & Chorus, conducted by their Artistic Director Greg Butcher performing your Proms favourites - just like in London's Royal Albert Hall!

Nov 17, 2015Nov 18, 2015

Kinship by Bangarra Dance Theatre

Ancient and modern stories combine in a powerful, mesmerising celebration of the world's oldest living culture. Kinship brings together two works by internationally acclaimed choreographer Stephen Page...

Dec 13, 2015

Step Up | Encore Performance Studio

Encore Performance Studio presents their annual dance concert, inspired by the dance craze film series Step Up, which aims to highlights the sense of community dance can create.

Dec 31, 2015Jan 2, 2016

Superfreaks I New Years Eve 2015

The NYE Festival is an annual Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex celebration of regional queer culture. With 4 events, 17 DJs, cabaret, art exhibition, bar, cafe, camping, parade, pool and recovery - there is something for everyone!