The Happy List by Jess Dugan

Arts Upper Hunter is hosting an exhibition by Jess Dugan, a local photographer, from the 11 March to the 18 April in our office foyer at 142 Bridge St, Muswellbrook.   ‘Happiness is different for everyone. One thing that might make one person happy, another doesn’t give thought to. During some recent training I did…

John Lill CBE – Piano Recital

Saturday 27th April 2019, 7.30pm Venue: St Mary-on-Allyn Church, 840 Allyn River Road, Allynbrook (near Gresford) Tickets: $150 including light supper and drinks afterwards. Bookings and information: Email Lisa johnandlisa@activ8.net.au   John Lill is a famous British pianist. This will be his only Australian performance. John Lill is the kind of pianist you thought they…

Prime Minister’s Literary Awards now open

Entries close: 15 March 2019 If you had a work published or released during 2018 you may be eligible to enter this year’s Awards. Prize money is awarded in each category with up to $80,000 for winners and $5,000 for shortlisted books. Awards are presented across six categories: •children’s literature •young adult literature •fiction •poetry…

Australian Brandenburg Orchestra Ayres and Graces

Saturday 16th March at 7pm Venue: Sacred Spaces at the Sisters of Mercy Convent, 30 Queen Street, Singleton The Brandenburg’s principal baroque flautist Melissa Farrow has carefully curated a program to represent the distinctive styles of English and French music from the early and mid-eighteenth centuries. The concert will include works by Handel, Lully, Playford,…

ClubGRANTS

ClubGRANTS funding is available to community groups, charities and sporting teams across NSW. Funding is available under three separate categories: Category 1: Supports community welfare and social services; community development; employment assistance activities; community health services; and projects aimed at improving the living standards of low income and disadvantaged people. Category 2: Provides funding for…

Entries now open for the Yancoal 2019 Singleton Art Prize

Presented by the Rotary Club of Singleton on Hunter, the Yancoal 2019 Singleton Art Prize is a painting and drawing show. Wide range of categories, total prize pool is $16,825. Entries close Friday 12 April 2019. For all the details including guidelines and entry form please visit http://singletononhunterrotary.org.au/singleton-art-prize  Image: Taken at 2010 Singleton Art Prize,…

HNECC PHN Empowering our Communities drought grants

Applications will close when funds exhausted. Hunter New England Central Coast Primary Health Network (HNECCPHN) has opened Empowering our Communities drought grants. HNECCPHN is offering grants of up to $50,000 for community-led activities that build resilience during the big dry. The Empowering our Communities grants will fund: · Community events or workshops that promote resilience…