NEWS & EVENTS

20 September, 2014

8 August ... R.I.P. Peter Sculthorpe, AO, OBE (1929-2014) - distinguished Australian composer, whose life and work we celebrate
ALL POETRY Competition - 2014 results announced !

First ($200) - Not Ending It, John Upton, Burwood NSW; Second ($100) - The Colours of Autism, David Campbell, Beaumaris VIC; Third ($60) - Marcasite, John Upton, Burwood NSW;

Highly Commended - Kings Cross, Victoria Street, John Egan, Ashfield NSW; Vanishing Point, Joan Phillip, Kelso NSW; Commended - On Broadway, Alex Springall, Westleigh NSW; The Old Campaigner, Shayne McCauley, Bayswater WA
23 August-11 October ... IN MEMORY - exhibition acknowledging Aboriginal Servicemen & Women, at Shoalhaven City Arts Centre
EscapeArffest 2014 News Flash - September News Update -
Issue 7
September ... Shoalhaven City Arts Centre - September
1 September /1 October ... Sandy Raggett, 'What A Wonderful World' - exhibition

at Little Gunga Cafe-Artspace, 6/41 Wason St Milton, enquiries - 0439 460 210
6 September
... R.I.P. Martin Harrison (1949-2014), philosopher-poet ... link for details
20 September
... Stephen Cummings - presented by Milton Theatre
20 September-11 October ... Exhibitions at Shoalhaven City Arts Centre, Raw Vision' by Kylie Douglass - Foyer gallery; 'Afghanistan - A Personal Insight' by Jennifer Gowen - Access gallery; Dis & Dat, by Peter Hewitt - East Gallery
21 September ... The Vuillaume Trio ... presented by Gerringong Music Club

2 pm at Gerringong Town Hall
22-23 September ... Guitar weekend workshop, at Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre
25 September ... U3A Shoalhaven - Term 4 enrolment

at office 10 am - 2:30 pm, 48 Berry Street Nowra ... or leave in letterbox
27-28 September ... 'SITEWORKS 2014' - Bundanon Centre's spring event - link for details
30 September ... entry closing date, Port Stephens Examiner Literary Awards 2014 - short stories to 2000 words ... prizes $500, $300, $150 & $50 'Tanilba House' prize; 4 x $25 highly commended prizes ... link for entry details
2 October /2 September ... Emily Reid, exhibition of illustrations and installations

at Little Gunga Cafe-Artspace, 6/41 Wason St Milton, enquiries - 0439 460 210
3 October
... entry cutoff date, 2014 National Water Week Photographic Competition - presented by Shoalhaven Water ... link for details
3 October ... entry cutoff date, Harold Tribe Fiction Award 2014, presented by Sydney University English department

$12,000 prize & publication in Southerly magazine ... link for details & entry form
8 October ... Gerringong Pics and Flicks ... annual general meeting - film-lovers, come along!

7 pm at Gerroa Neighbourhood Centre, 37 Stafford St, Gerroa
3/4/5 October ... Great Southern Blues Festival concert tour - 'Your Mojo Working' - at Narooma ... link to FB page
18 October-7 December ... Samuel Elyard: Of Time and Place' - at Shoalhaven City Arts Centre, Lost in Waste - Access & East galleries; 'Seeking the Silence' by Lissa de Sailles - Foyer gallery
19 October ... Ludwig Treviranus - piano ... presented by Music Shoalhaven

2 pm at Nowra School of Arts, Berry St
24-25 October ... KidgeeRidge Music Festival, at Lake Conjola ... supporting local communities - tickets limited to 500, so don't delay your booking!
25 October ... Shoalhaven River Festival for 2014 in Nowra - why not take part? ...link for details
Nowra Players present 'The Female of the Species' at
8 pm on 22/26/27/28 November; 3 pm on 23/30 November; 8 pm on 3/4/5/6 December ... witty comedy by Joanna Murray Smith ... at Players Theatre Bomaderry ... bookings from 6 October : 1300 662 808 at Shoalhaven Visitors' Information Centre
30 November ... applications close, 2015 Illawarra Folk Festival, for Youth Traditions Awards ... link for details
12 December ... 'Feel the Manouche' : George Washingmachine and gypsy jazz ensemble - presented by Milton Theatre
12 December ... entry closing date, Hal Porter Short Story competition - stories up to 2500 words,

email (to: pjsmillard@live.com) for details
15 December ... Peter Porter Poetry Prize ... poems up to 75 lines, first prize $5000 ... link for details