PAD Sunset Session with the De Factos

Performing Artists Dungog and Royal Hotel Dungog is please to present this concert with Donna Cavanough and John O’Brien, the De Factos Grab a drink or a meal and join them for live and loungy performance! \It’s free but there might be a hat. Friday 3 February 2023, 5.30 pm to 6.30pm ish Royal Hotel, Dungog…

Gallery Opening at Maitland Street Collective with Grace Barnes – Regional Futures Exhibition

Branxton Cafe Maitland Street Collective is opening its cellar Gallery to the public this Friday the 3 of February. The opening exhibition will feature Grace Barnes’ Regional Future’s exhibition which was made in collaboration with the community and inspired by environmental philosopher Glenn A Albrecht’s work ‘Earth Emotions’. Grace is a climate artist that uses…

Exhibition by Felicity Cavanough 

An exhibition of Felicity’s work will be on display in the window of Dungog by Design at 224 Dowling St, Dungog for the month of February. Felicity Cavanough is an all media Artist and multi award winning Sculptor and owner of Art by You in Mudgee. Felicity has a Bachelor Degree in Fine Arts with…

New Cultural Policy announced

The Federal Minister for the Arts, Tony Burke, has released Australia’s first national Cultural Policy in almost a decade and it’s worth a read. It’s built around five “pillars”, namely First Nations First; A Place for Every Story; Centrality of the Artist; Strong Cultural Infrastructure; and Engaging the Audience. An intriguing item that will affect…

Hive & Gobbler

Hive & Gobbler is a destination hub in Dungog for sharing in creativity, slow-living and sustainability ideas. Sharing knowledge is a focus.  They have a calendar packed with workshops, regular classes and in-store demos. They also cater for group bookings and a range of activities and workshops to suit most group sizes, and can cater for social, corporate or…

Screening of “Blueback” (M)

Scone Films presents this film by starring Eric Bana & Mia Wasikowska. An Australian film based on the critically-acclaimed and best-selling book by Tim Winton, and filmed at Bremer Bay in West Australia. Friday 3 February 2023, 7.30pm Scone Senior Citizens Centre, Oxford St, Scone. Visit website

“Quilting” Exhibition

An exhibition of quilts from Elizabeth Birch, Dianne Bridge and Tonia Barton. Thursday 9 to Sunday 19 February Merriwa Gallery, 133 Bettington St, Merriwa Open: Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10am – 4pm (unless by arrangement) For more details email merriwagallery@gmail.com Image: courtesy of Merriwa Gallery