Regional Futures project seeks 3 creatives

The Regional Futures project is currently seeking applications from regionally based creatives for three aspects of the project: 1. First Nations Curator – EOI (closes 15 Dec) – click here 2. Brand Identity – Request for Proposals (closes 13 Dec) – click here 3. Website Development – Request for Proposals (closes 13 Dec) – click…

Arts Upper Hunter Is Still Operating

Due to the current rain, flooding and road closures, our office in Muswellbrook is closed today, Friday 26 November. We apologies for any inconvenience this causes. Staff can be contacted by phone, email and PM. John O’Brien, Executive Director, on 0409 382 509 or via email rado@artsupperhunter.com.au Sandra Reichel, Office Manager, on 0481 166 415…

Christmas on John Street, Singleton

John Street will become Santa Claus Lane as street performers, market stalls and children’s entertainment take over the pavement. And of course, there’ll be a visit by Santa Claus. The evening will  culminate with fireworks on the riverbank at Rose Point Park. Presented by Singleton Council. Friday 10 December, 6-9pm Must be double vaccinated. For all…

Scone Films presents A Boy Called Christmas

FRIDAY 26th NOVEMBER 5pm & 7.30pm Scone Senior Citizen Centre, Oxford St, Scone. All Tickets $12 from Website, Hunt a Book or at the door www.sconefilms.org.au www.facebook.com/sconefilms Covid-19 restrictions apply, with 50% capacity and registration and proof of vaccination on entry, masks (12+) 5pm session – Icy poles for kids available to purchase, Tea/Coffee and…

Community service and the arts highlighted with five new additions to the Wambo Coal Singleton Hall of Fame

Two individuals and three community organisations have been inducted to the Wambo Coal Singleton Hall of Fame at a special COVID-safe event at Singleton Civic Centre recently. Current Singleton Citizen of the Year and NSW Rural Fire Service stalwart Fred Turner and aunty Jean Hands, the Chair of the Wanaruah Local Aboriginal Lands Council, were…

‘Mountain – Valley – River’ by Pilar Helmers

This exhibition features paintings of Murrurundi’s beautiful valley. Presented by the Murrurundi & District Historical Society. Official Opening Friday 19 November, 6pm. Venue: God’s Waiting Room Church Hall, Mayne St, Murrurundi. Open: Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 1 pm every weekend. More details: Visit website Exhibition closes: End of January 2022.   Photo:…

The Cultural Tourism Accelerator

The Cultural Tourism Accelerator Program is a $5 million targeted measure announced by the Australian Government as part of the Regional Arts Tourism package, which will enable arts organisations to promote and develop cultural events for tourists across regional Australia. The program will increase tourism visitation in regional, rural and remote communities across Australia by…

Vacy community Arts Centre Reopening

Great news, the Vacy Community Arts Centre is re-opening Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st November up until Christmas. It will then be closed all January and re-open first weekend in February 2022. They have a lovely variety of gifts, pop on in you might just find that Christmas gift you’ve been looking for. Open 11am…