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,…

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,…

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…

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…