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…

Chamber Philharmonia Cologne

Sacred Spaces at the Sisters of Mercy Convent, Singleton, Hunter Valley Saturday 9 February 2019 at 8pm. A classical instrumental ensemble from the famous German musical city of Cologne returns to the stunning Sisters’ Chapel on their 2019 Australian tour. Violin, oboe and cello soloists, accompanied by other musicians in the ensemble. You may BYO…

2020 Newcastle Short Story Award

Entries close: 3 February 2020. Calling for short stories up to 2000 words Over $7,800 in prizes. The top 30-35 works will be published in the 2019 anthology. Judges: Laura Elvery  and Khalid Warsame For all the details please visit https://hunterwriterscentre.org/newcastle-short-story-award-2020/

Singleton Citizen of the Year and Young Achiever of the Year announced at Australia Day ceremony

Singleton has celebrated Australia Day with an official ceremony including the Australia Day address by decorated army colonel Iain Cruickshank, a citizenship ceremony to welcome 36 new Australians and the announcement of Singleton’s leading citizens. 2017 Wambo Coal Singleton Hall of fame inductee Peggy Moore was named 2019 Citizen of the Year, for her tireless…