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September 2019

A Long Way Back Exhibition

21 September @ 10:00 am - 27 October @ 5:00 pm

A Long Way Back Exhibition Ceramics and Paintings by Lyn Baines  September 21st-October 27th, 2019  

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October 2019

Life drawing group

9 October @ 1:00 pm - 4 December @ 3:00 pm

This is an untutored group held for 9 weeks in each term . We meet at the studio in the back of Shearers Arms Gallery 202 Aberdeen St Geelong West . The coordinator is GAS member , Mary Tegelaers. Each session runs from 1pm to 3pm . Please come early to secure the best spot for you . Artists work in various mediums and are asked to bring their own materials ( no smelly solvents please) We supply models (…

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Play & Release with Jess Walters

9 October @ 3:30 pm - 18 December @ 5:00 pm

Play & Release with Jess Walters Courthouse Youth Arts and Geelong Youth Development Unit are bringing an afterschool program for young people to gather with peers and mentors for drama games, art projects and more! Wednesdays 3.30pm -5pm COURTHOUSE YOUTH ARTS WEBSITE – https://www.courthouse.org.au/  

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Jeff Raglus / Joel Wolter / Natalie Anderson / Andrew Pye

10 October - 3 November

Jeff Raglus / Boneyard “Earlier this year I was given a large private commission of 26 paintings for new houses in the Byron Bay area. The only instructions were to ‘keep it simple and abstract’. I enjoyed this challenge so much, that I decided to just continue on for my Boom show in much the same vein, but producing mostly smaller works. I found this whole experience quite liberating and I think I became closer to the actual essence of…

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ARTHUR BOYD + JAMIE BOYD: Connection

10 October @ 9:00 am - 27 October @ 4:00 pm

ARTHUR BOYD + JAMIE BOYD: Connection is an exhibition of contrasts and similarities that places the drawings, prints and paintings of Jamie Boyd alongside rare and collectable works by his father Arthur Boyd. There is such history and cultural wealth surrounding the Boyd family that it’s quite an honour for us to present the art of a father and son, two generations side by side.  Many describe the Boyds as an artistic dynasty, with important influence across a number of…

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Melbourne’s Queen Victoria Market – by Tim Webster

11 October @ 10:00 am - 27 October @ 5:00 pm

‘ When the stallholders have gone home at the end of their day of trade, you can shut your eyes, you look up the aisles and it could be 1923, it could be 1953, it could be 1973…I have memories of people who are no longer here. It’s the people that make the market. It’s the people.’ Melbourne’s Vic Market is an Australian heritage gem, a place for everyone. For over a century and a half, generations of small traders…

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Faye M Tsatsakis: Flowerscapes New & Old

21 October @ 8:00 am - 9 November @ 2:00 pm

Faye M Tsatsakis is a flower painter extraordinaire. In her second exhibition in Rachinger Gallery Faye is inspired by photographs her father took when he arrived in Australia in the 1960s. Old black and white photographs with their decal edges have been reimagined as abundant floral arrangements in a colour palette evocative of midcentury aesthetics. Also on show is a series of watercolour and ink works on paper that are highly stylised but again reflect Faye’s passion for flowers and…

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Social Paint Party

26 October @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Community Paint Parties are a great way to have fun and socialize on a Saturday morning.  Absolutely no art experience is needed. Create your own acrylic on canvas painting with step by step instruction. Book your seat online at www.dianespicer.com/paint-parties  (Seating limited to 10.)  Everything you need is supplied.

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Punch Needle Workshop Geelong

26 October @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Punch Needle Workshop Geelong Come along and learn a craft that feels like meditation. You will learn the techniques and start punching in the class, taking home your cloth that you punch in the lesson AND if you LOVE it you can purchase a kit to continue at home. $55 per person. $45 per kit which includes the tool and hoop and yarn. All ages are welcome and can learn this relaxing and fun craft. It needs no devices or…

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Open Mic Night

26 October @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for a night of live music and entertainment at Eastern Hub Community Centre. Open Mic is the place to try out new songs, refine your performance or just test the waters. If you want to be on the lineup please give us a call on 0477 002 326. Only $5

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Geelong Jazz Soirées: An Afternoon OF Silent Movies

27 October @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

An afternoon of classic silent films accompanied by authentic silent film piano playing. There will also be award-winning wines from Jack Rabbit Vineyard, scones and cheese. Includes films by Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton. Performed by renowned Victorian jazz pianist Callum Watson. This event is supported by the City of Greater Geelong through Geelong Seniors Festival, Vline and Jack Rabbit Vineyard.

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November 2019

The Northern Bellarine Arts Trail

2 November - 3 November

This is the first year for the Northern Bellarine Arts Trail which will be located on the stunning rolling hills of the beautiful Bellarine Peninsula. The Northern Bellarine Arts Trail 2019 is an Open Studio event where the public can visit artists in their studios. This year we will feature over 50 artists at 25 venues. There will also be group shows in a few locations and some studios have more than one artist exhibiting their work. You will be…

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Open Studios and Artisan Market

2 November - 3 November
Artisans of Australia Open Day 2019

Be entranced by the beautiful works on display at the Artisans of Australia studios and exhibition space in Drysdale, opening for the first time, and displaying works as part of the North Bellarine Arts Trail. It is not just the public joining us for this weekend…As well as our usual artists in residence we are pleased to be able to host other talented artists from across this region who will join us in this celebration of creativity and hard work.…

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ART ON TIME – ART/ CLOCK EXHIBITION AND SALE

2 November @ 10:00 am - 3 November @ 6:00 pm

This wonderful annual exhibition is on again ….this time on Saturday , November 2 and Sunday , November 3 from 10am until 6pm . It is held in a beautiful garden setting at 81 Bailey St , Belmont ( Melways Map 230 , reference 1A) This exhibition features 100 artworks by 3 local artists – David Whittaker – watercolours and pencil . David paints and draws in a realistic , detailed manner with landscapes and sailing ships favourite topics as…

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Distant Voices: Paintings by Karen Redlich

2 November @ 11:00 am - 30 November @ 4:00 pm

A solo exhibition of Acrylic Paintings by Illustrator and Designer Karen Redlich. Karen’s works are inspired by her travels to archaeological sites in Scotland and Ireland, where she picked up many folk stories and myths from her guides. Karen’s paintings tell the evocative  story of various figures from legend and history. Even though who or what they once were has been blurred by antiquity, their voices echo down to us from the distant past.

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Dias de los Muertos

3 November @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

The first – and possibly most important – thing to note is that Dias de los Muertos is not Halloween! Where Halloween originated from an ancient Celtic festival to scare off spirits, Dias de los Muertos is a celebration of lost loved ones. While the name itself does not give it away, the celebration is actually about LIFE…on this weekend it is believed that the vale between life and death is lifted, and that families can once again be reunited…

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KEYS TO HEAVEN – Australian Chamber Choir

3 November @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

The Australian Chamber Choir, directed by Douglas Lawrence will perform well known choral favourites. Program Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c.1525-94) – Motet Tu es Petrus (1572) Josquin des Prez (c.1450-1521) – Ave Maria Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina – Missa Aeterna Christi Munera Gregorio Allegri (1582-1652) – Miserere Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548–1611) – O magnum mysterium Luca Marenzio (1553/4–99) – Three Madrigals Gregorio Allegri – Christus resurgens   Tickets from www.Auschoir.org

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The Irresistable

7 November @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

It’s dark down there… An intoxicating and mysterious play about memory, desire and depravity in the spirit of Twin Peaks and Stranger Things. Perth’s most exciting performance makers Side Pony Productions and The Last Great Hunt have come together for the first time to create a deeply unsettling theatre experience, to satisfy for those ‘between season’ cravings. Nominated for best play in the 2018 Helpmann Awards, The Irresistible will play 7 November to 9 November at Geelong Arts Centre, following…

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The Irresistable

8 November @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

It’s dark down there… An intoxicating and mysterious play about memory, desire and depravity in the spirit of Twin Peaks and Stranger Things. Perth’s most exciting performance makers Side Pony Productions and The Last Great Hunt have come together for the first time to create a deeply unsettling theatre experience, to satisfy for those ‘between season’ cravings. Nominated for best play in the 2018 Helpmann Awards, The Irresistible will play 7 November to 9 November at Geelong Arts Centre, following…

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Open Studio in Geelong

9 November - 10 December
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The Ultimate Pop-Up Junkyard Playground

9 November - 10 November

The Ultimate Pop-Up Junkyard Playground invites artists aged 6-16yrs of age to spend two days designing and building their idea of the ultimate village.  Supported by our team of professional artists, architects, designers and amazing volunteers they will have access to an amazing array of reclaimed building materials, pallets and recycled art supplies to bring their visions to life.  A free event we only ask that you bring your imaginations and willingness to share your ideas and collaborate. A parent…

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The Irresistable

9 November @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

It’s dark down there… An intoxicating and mysterious play about memory, desire and depravity in the spirit of Twin Peaks and Stranger Things. Perth’s most exciting performance makers Side Pony Productions and The Last Great Hunt have come together for the first time to create a deeply unsettling theatre experience, to satisfy for those ‘between season’ cravings. Nominated for best play in the 2018 Helpmann Awards, The Irresistible will play 7 November to 9 November at Geelong Arts Centre, following…

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Reflex – The future of our creative community

15 November @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Presented by Geelong Arts Centre in partnership with Deakin University, Reflex – The Future of Our Creative Community explores the interconnectivity between artist, infrastructure and community partnership to promote and encourage excellence, innovation and cultural leadership within the creative industries.

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North Bellarine Film Festival 2019

15 November @ 7:00 pm - 17 November @ 11:00 pm

Women film directors will be celebrated at this year’s North Bellarine Film Festival screening from November 15-17.  Six feature films will be shown at the festival hub, the Black Box Theatre in the Potato Shed, Drysdale, along with a program of short films. An animation, experimental and avant-garde film program will also be screened at the Portarlington Neighbourhood House. For session times and ticket information, visit www.northbellarinefilmfestival.org

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CESAR FRANCK AND HIS STUDENTS – Windfire Chamber Choir

22 November @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

The Windfire Chamber Choir, conducted by Rick Prakhoff will perform works by Cesar Franck, Chausson, Duparc, Ropartz, Lekeu and Vierne. The rarely heard Mass in A, Op.12 by Cesar Franck in his revised version featuring solo harp, cello, organ and solo soprano will be the main choral item. You may like to listen to an example below from this Mass. Soloists will be Teresa Duddy – soprano, Tom Healey – baritone, Jacinta Dennett – harp, Timmothy Oborne – cello, Sonoka…

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December 2019

Christmas with Denise Drysdale

4 December @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

It’s going to be a cracker of a Christmas at COPACC when singing-dancing dynamo Denise Drysdale takes to the stage. Denise will put the jingle in your bells with a collection of Christmas classics plus some of her all-time favourite songs such as ‘Hey Paula’, ‘Wonderful World’, ‘Look At Us’ and ‘Personality’. Denise’s television career has been amazing starting as a young girl on Kommotion, The Go Show and guesting on many major television shows including In Melbourne Tonight and…

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January 2020

High Tea Launch

6 January 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Festival of Glass and Treasure Hunt High Tea Launch Join the Festival of Glass for its 2020 Launch at a High Tea in one of Drysdale’s iconic cafes. The High Tea includes delicious hot and cold, savoury and sweet finger food with tea or coffee. There will be glass blowing demonstrations and glass treasure door prizes. Be the first to join the 2020 Glass Art Treasure Hunt. Booking details – released in November 2019.

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February 2020

Geelong’s Best Busker 2020 – Geelong CBD

11 February 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 21 February 2020 @ 3:00 pm

>>>Geelong’s Best Busker 2020<<< To Enter:   Email   stevethew@ymail.com An Event in the CBD of Geelong, Victoria, Australia. It will be held over three days in the summer of Feb 2020. Dates: Tue 11th Feb 2020 Fri 14th Feb 2020 Tue 18th Feb 2020 *Finals on Fri 21st Feb 2020. *Location: The Little Malop St, Central Area from Yarra St to Moorabool St in Geelong, Victoria, Australia. *Production: Photographed LIVE! Note: No Videoing this year by organisors *Prizes to a total…

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Festival of Glass Expo

16 February 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Festival of Glass Expo 2020 Activities at the 2020 Glass Expo Specialist displays and demonstrations from community groups with expertise and interest in glass Items for sale – glass art supplies and glass art items made by exhibitors Demonstrations – watch experts in diverse glass art media including mosaics, leadlighting, glass fusing and beadweaving. This will include free demonstrations by our International Artists in Residence: Mauro Bonaventura and Davide Salvadore. Try-it-yourself sessions Treasure Hunt activities and prize draws. Pick your…

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Pako Festa

29 February 2020

Pako Festa showcases cultural diversity – via a smorgasbord of cultural food, folk dancing, the famous Pako Parade, workshops, art exhibitions, multicultural craft displays and entertainment on five world music stages in a 1km street festival. The festival is an opportunity for local and regional cultural groups to promote cultural diversity and educate the broader community of the beauty and enriching capacity of multiculturalism and community arts. Pako Festa is traditionally held on the last Saturday of February. Now in its…

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