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December 2019

55th Wildlife Photography of the Year Exhibition

21 December 2019 @ 9:30 am - 26 April 2020 @ 5:00 pm

Wildlife Photography of the Year Returning to the National Wool Museum for another season! The fifty-fifth Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition will immerse you in the breathtaking diversity of the natural world. Encounter the beauty and fragility of wildlife, see fascinating animal behaviour and get to know extraordinary species, exhibited on 100 stunning light box displays. Go deeper and discover the surprising – and often challenging – stories behind the images during a time of environmental crisis. A panel…

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February 2020

Steps to Creativity art class

6 February @ 6:00 pm - 2 April @ 8:00 pm

An art class for people yearning to learn basic creative skills with artist and arts educator Julian Cornish. Through nine sessions  (6 Feb-2 April), Julian will take you through the steps, from mark making on paper, through colour theory and responding to nature, to developing your own project. Use your chosen materials to explore new ways of working and putting pencil or brush to paper.  

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ICARUS: AN OVERVIEW

10 February @ 9:00 am - 7 March @ 2:00 pm

Before Christ, a Roman named Ovid wrote an epic poem called Metamorphoses, in book VIII of which a man named Daedalus and his son Icarus, determined to escape their exile on the island of Crete, made wings from feathers and bees wax, and flew away across the Mediterranean Sea. Alas, it ended badly for them. But imagine what it must have been like being the first people to see the world from above. Getting that incredibly different perspective of the…

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Artists at work @ Geelong Art Society

14 February @ 11:00 am - 1 March @ 3:00 pm

Meet the artists demonstrating their work in the gallery!

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‘Still’ by Stacey McCall

20 February @ 9:00 am - 15 March @ 3:00 pm

“Somewhere between painted and drawn, objects emerge. Marks made more confidently, shapes and light observed more keenly. Quiet, calm….sometimes the less said the better. ” Opening Celebrations on Saturday 22nd February 1:00pm – 3:00pm, come along and have a wine with Stacey and see her exhibition, all welcome. Exhibition Dates 20th February – 15th March  

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‘Still Point’ by Steve Singline

22 February @ 9:00 am - 15 March @ 4:00 pm

              “For this latest series of works, I have returned again to the ocean. The calming waters, the stretch of the horizon, the great expanse of sky.  The works speak more of yearning than a pictorial representation of a specific place. ‘Still Point’… a moment, a sense of being present with the great beyond.” Opening Saturday 22nd February all are welcome to join Steve for drinks from 1:00pm – 3:00pm The exhibition runs from…

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March 2020

Olivier Bonnici and Wendy Rechenberg in Concert

1 March @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Relax, dream and be inspired as violinist Olivier Bonnici and pianist Wendy Rechenberg play Bach, Mozart and Kreisler. 3pm Sunday 1st March at St Paul’s Anglican Church, LaTrobe Terrace, Geelong. $20/ $15 cash at the door.

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Morning Showtime – Meet the Ancestors 111

3 March

Morning Showtime – Meet the Ancestors 111 Meet iconic historic Geelong residents in person as they explain their stories and their place in our region’s heritage. Hosted by Charles Brownlow and Godfrey Hirst, you’ll meet Dr Mary de Garis, Alfred Douglass, Ellen Davitt, Francis Ormond, Bransby Cooper and more.  Brought to you by Drop of a Hat Productions. Tuesday morning at 10.30am Only $17 each Ticket   –  Group Discounts Available  Please call the box office to arrange a group booking…

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The Look – Geelong Gallery Exhibition

7 March - 3 May

The Look – Geelong Gallery Exhibition You don’t have to be beautiful to have it, or young, or famous or notorious. You don’t have to dress on-trend, or even neatly. The Italians have an expression, bella figura, to describe a way of being that’s striking. The French might call it je ne sais quoi. It’s a quality that makes you look twice, without really knowing why. In English, it might be called cool. In Canberra’s National Portrait Gallery there’s The Look—a collection of…

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Watercolour Demonstration – Nell Frysteen

7 March @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Demonstration Series – 1st Saturday of the month For the second session of our Demonstration Series, Artisans of Australia are excited to welcome Nell Frysteen to the studios, presenting a demonstration on her use of watercolour. During this session Nell will explore the medium of watercolour, taking you through her technique and the way that she takes a perceived visual field and translates it into coloured paint. This demonstration has limited spaces, so you will be able to watch closely and gain…

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Jams for Juniors – The Carnival of The Animals

7 March @ 10:00 am - 10:45 pm

Harness the power of music to inspire and engage the mini-maestro in your life with Jams for Juniors, the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra’s interactive musical workshop for children aged 0-5 years, their siblings, parents, grandparents and carers. Led by dynamic presenter, composer and conductor Karen Kyriakou, Jams for Juniors offers children and their families the opportunity to discover and play along with beautiful arrangements of orchestral repertoire. A perfect introduction to classical music, Karen Kyiakou will guide the littlest music lovers…

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Jams for Juniors – The Carnival of The Animals

7 March @ 11:30 am - 12:15 pm

Harness the power of music to inspire and engage the mini-maestro in your life with Jams for Juniors, the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra’s interactive musical workshop for children aged 0-5 years, their siblings, parents, grandparents and carers. Led by dynamic presenter, composer and conductor Karen Kyriakou, Jams for Juniors offers children and their families the opportunity to discover and play along with beautiful arrangements of orchestral repertoire. A perfect introduction to classical music, Karen Kyiakou will guide the littlest music lovers…

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Jams for Juniors – The Carnival of The Animals

7 March @ 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Harness the power of music to inspire and engage the mini-maestro in your life with Jams for Juniors, the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra’s interactive musical workshop for children aged 0-5 years, their siblings, parents, grandparents and carers. Led by dynamic presenter, composer and conductor Karen Kyriakou, Jams for Juniors offers children and their families the opportunity to discover and play along with beautiful arrangements of orchestral repertoire. A perfect introduction to classical music, Karen Kyiakou will guide the littlest music lovers…

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“What Have You Got To Loose ?” Exhibition

10 March - 28 March

“What Have You Got To Loose ?” Exhibition You’re invited to a very special exhibition, launching at the Rachinger Gallery in East Geelong, on Sunday March 15 (1-3pm), 2020. ‘What have you got to lose?’ (Vulnerability and the threat of extinction), aims to celebrate women who tread softly on the environment, rage against environmental vandalism, or work to remedy the damage done. Twenty-seven artists have responded to perceived changes in natural, urban, political, and domestic environments, in hope for positive…

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For Schools – Class Clowns 2020

11 March

For Schools – Class Clowns 2020 Class Clowns is Melbourne International Comedy Festival’s development program for young comedians around Australia. From workshops in schools to a national comedy competition, the bright young things of tomorrow have the opportunity to be on a journey like that of alumni Josh Thomas, Joel Creasey, Tom Ballard, or YouTube sensation Neel Kolhatkar to name a few. Melbourne International Comedy Festival Register at www.comedyfestival.com.au Workshop 4-6pm, Performance 7pm (Free)

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Energetical Symposium

13 March
Energetical Symposium

On Friday March 13, Platform Youth Arts and Deakin University will co-present Energetical, a one-day symposium that focuses on the value, labour, experience and intergenerational knowledge of women artists and arts workers living or working regionally in Victoria. This hybrid symposium, exhibition and workshop program will be the first of its kind in Victoria, with over twenty esteemed arts leaders from regional centres delving into topics around diverse and inclusive programming, legacy art projects, navigating contemporary arts practice as well…

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Summer of the Seventeenth Doll

14 March

Summer of the Seventeenth Doll By Ray Lawler A beautifully observed and poignant play, Ray Lawler’s much loved tale of two Queensland cane cutters who for 16 years have worked up north in the brutal sugar cane fields and travelled back to Melbourne to meet up for five months of partying and romance with their barmaid girlfriends. But this seventeenth summer will prove challenging for them all. A triumph at its 1955 Melbourne premiere, and highly successful West End season,…

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CAMP – Come And Make Performance

14 March - 15 March

CAMP – Come And Make Performance Saturday 14 & Sunday 15 March 2020 An annual weekend of delightfully ruthless theatre & art – making workshops for community members with and without disability who love, or are curious about performance making.  Attend the full weekend, full day or single workshop, tickets are available but positions are very limited. Secondary Students are invited to join in on Youth workshops  carried throughout Sunday 15 March. No experience is necessary and new faces are especially…

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Capturing the Waves – with Tom Romeyn

14 March @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Tom Romeyn is a master at capturing the power and grace of the waves. His pieces are large, dynamic and absolutely captivating! On the 1st March Tom will be guiding a small group of individuals through his processes and techniques to help even those just beginning their journey in acrylics to gain confidence when tackling this challenging natural powerhouse. The session is expected to last around 4 hours, with light refreshments provided during the day. All equipment will be provided…

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The TWA BARDS

14 March @ 7:30 pm

The TWA BARDS A taste of Scotland ! Don Grieve: Vocals, Guitar, Bodhran & Angela Preiss: Vocals, Bodhran, Harp, Flute, Whistles, Fiddle. Don’s definitive Scottish brogue, strong vocal performance & rhythmic folk guitar alongside Angela’s rich vocal harmonies & instrumental variations combine like chilli and chocolate… haggis & whiskey! As a small boy Don discovered his Scottish history through its songs and stories; taught by his father and friends. The work of Robert Burns was an essential part of the…

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What have you got to lose? (Vulnerability and the threat of extinction) Art exhibition & LAUNCH

15 March @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

You’re invited to a very special exhibition, launching at the Rachinger Gallery in East Geelong, on Sunday March 15 (1-3pm), 2020, featuring music by Sarah Carroll, and special guest speakers. ‘What have you got to lose?’ (Vulnerability and the threat of extinction), aims to celebrate women who walk gently on the land, rally against environmental vandalism, or work to remedy the damage done. Thirty-one artists respond to perceived changes in natural, urban, political, and domestic environments. Through diverse visual art…

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‘The Art of Nature’ @ Geelong Art Society

17 March @ 11:00 am - 29 March @ 4:00 pm

An exhibition of Artworks inspired by Nature.  Coloured pencil & mixed Media. Located in the two front rooms of the Geelong Society’s Shearer’s Arms Gallery, this exhibition features the following artists: Janet Matthews, Katrina Gavaghan, Marita Reynolds & Di Stockbridge   There will be a Special Demonstration day on Sunday 29 March from 1pm  to 4pm.

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GROUPS Exhibition @ Geelong Art Society

17 March @ 11:00 am - 29 March @ 3:00 pm

This exhibition features Art Works by the Portrait, Life Drawing, Outdoor & Friendship groups. Located in the three back rooms of the gallery.

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Geelong Design Week 2020

19 March - 29 March

Geelong Design Week 2020 Experience the unlimited possibilities of design. More than 80 events will explore new ideas and challenge what is possible. Discover exhibitions, tours and screenings Learn how we can create a more sustainable city Explore work by local and international design experts Experience the latest in digital intelligence, innovation and advanced manufacturing  The Geelong Design Week 2020 theme, doing it differently, highlights Geelong’s unique creative heritage while showing how clever design can be used to discover new…

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Golden Plains Community Arts Trail

21 March - 22 March

Are you looking for a unique creative experience? GP Arts Inc. presents, the Golden Plains Community Arts Trail! Join us and visit 22 venues with 68 participating artists throughout the Golden Plains Shire on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd March from 10am to 5pm daily. Head to our  website www.gpartsinc.com, GP Arts Inc. to download the digital flyer with information on artists and a trail map on where to find them. Spend the weekend exploring and experience the joy and inspiration of art, creativity and local talent!

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Kathy Holowko’s Fibre Workshop

22 March @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Kathy Holowko’s Fibre Workshop In this workshop, Kathy will introduce the concepts behind her fibre-based artwork and give a hands-on demonstration on the ways Kathy has turned fibre into sculpture. Participants can choose which method of construction they would like to explore, and make their own cocoon-like sculpture to take home. Bookings Essential.

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How to Create A Sustainable Wardrobe | With Courtney Holm

22 March @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

How to Create A Sustainable Wardrobe | With Courtney Holm Join A.BCH founder and acclaimed Geelong-based sustainable fashion designer Courtney Holm to learn how to create a sustainable wardrobe.  

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COSI

27 March - 29 March

COSI By Louis Nowra In a burnt-out old theatre adjoining the grounds of a mental hospital in 1970s Australia, a motley crew is assembling. Corralled by the manic depressive Roy – in equal parts endearing and insufferable – and encouraged by social worker Justin, the eccentric group of patients is attempting to stage a production of Mozart’s opera, Cosi fan Tutte. Against a backdrop of political activism during the Vietnam War, what truly matters is getting this unusual production off the…

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AUTUMN Exhibition @ Geelong Art Society

31 March @ 11:00 am - 18 April @ 3:00 pm

This exhibition is open to Society Members & Students.

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April 2020

School Holidays – Easter Egg Party

2 April

School Holidays – Easter Egg Party BELLARINE YOUTH ACTION CREW Come join the fun at the second BYAC Easter Egg Hunt at The Shed. – 4pm  FREE  

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