NEWS & EVENTS

1 October, 2014

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
6 September ... R.I.P. Martin Harrison (1949-2014), philosopher-poet ... link for details
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
25 September ... U3A Shoalhaven - Term 4 enrolment

at office 10 am - 2:30 pm, 48 Berry Street Nowra ... or leave in letterbox
2014 Shoalhaven Literary Award (poetry) - presented by FAW Shoalhaven

with support of Shoalhaven Arts Board & Bundanon Trust ... first prize to Vito Milana of Strathmore VIC, for 'Will Break My Bones' ... link for full results & judge's comments
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
1-30 October ... exhibition, 'ECLECTIC' at Squid Studio, Nowra ... work of Sandy McClellan, Ann Gardner, Nicole Dixon, Therese Muscat

launch Sat 4 Oct, 4-6 pm
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
... 'The Gilded Cage' director Reuben Alves, presented by Gerringong Pics and Flicks ... 7:30 for 8 pm start
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
3/4/5 October ... Great Southern Blues Festival concert tour - 'Your Mojo Working' - at Narooma ... link to FB page
8 October ... Gerringong Pics and Flicks ... annual general meeting - film-lovers, come along!

7 pm at Gerroa Neighbourhood Centre, 37 Stafford St, Gerroa
14 October ... National Geographic Live! ... at University of Wollongong

hear adventurer Bryan Smith - 6 pm at University Hall ... link for details & booking
17-19 October ... Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival !
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
20 October ... entry closing date, STELLA Prize for women's writing,

for books published between 1 January and 31 December 2014 - link for guidelines
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
31 October-15 November ... 'The Importance of Being Earnest', by Oscar Wilde - presented by Pigs Fly Productions

at Mittagong Playhouse ... link to: www.trybooking.com | tickets also available at Tourism Southern Highlands,

enquiries 0423 985 945
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