2015 has been a good year

Some of the great things to come out of this year have been: Flugelman purchases, painting and sculpture Continuation of the Music in the Park series $20 000 directly into our arts community through the Cultural Grants Scheme 297 followers on the Kiama Cultural Network blog site with 295 following on Facebook 40% increase inContinue reading “2015 has been a good year”

Art @ the Library | Werri Beach Art 2015

During the last school holidays Gerringong artists Penny Sadubin and Tim Rushby-Smith worked with a talented group of young people making ephemeral Beach Art on Werri Beach. An exhibition showcasing the work made during the 3 day workshop series, funded by a Kiama Cultural Arts Grant will be taking place at Kiama Library between MondayContinue reading “Art @ the Library | Werri Beach Art 2015”

Congratulations | Ryan North

Ryan North has been in Adelaide for the past few days, collecting his award as the Junior ANZANG Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year. I loved all the finalist photos that were printed for the exhibition, they truly looked amazing. Thanks to the South Australian Museum for holding the event. And thanks to everyoneContinue reading “Congratulations | Ryan North”

More than a Ramp | Disability Inclusion Action Plan

How accessible are Council’s services and facilities for residents and visitors who have a disability? New facilities are built to current physical accessibility standards but is this enough?  How do we  ensure that the services we provide and the way we work also reduce barriers for people with a disability?   Nearly 90% of disabilitiesContinue reading “More than a Ramp | Disability Inclusion Action Plan”

Joe Mungovan | January Shows

  08 Jan 2015 | Wollongong, NSW | Rad Bar | Buy ticket – $12 10 Jan 2015 | Wollongong, NSW  | North Wollongong Hotel | free 14 Jan 2015 | Newcastle, NSW | The Lass O’Gowrie Hotel | free 15 Jan 2015 | Sydney, NSW | Oxford Arts Factory | free 16 Jan 2015Continue reading “Joe Mungovan | January Shows”

Kiama Busking Competition | Entry time extended!

Come and join us for a busking* competition in Kiama. Open to all buskers, however entry priority will be given to Kiama based performers. Wednesday 7 January 2015 $5 entry fee (can be paid on the day) Entry is free if you have a current busking permit with Kiama Council. Competition rounds scheduled throughout theContinue reading “Kiama Busking Competition | Entry time extended!”

Kiama Busking Competition | Entries due NOW!

Come and join us for a busking* competition in Kiama. Open to all buskers, however entry priority will be given to Kiama based performers. Wednesday 7 January 2015 $5 entry fee Entry is free if you have a current busking permit with Kiama Council. Competition rounds scheduled throughout the morning with a concert at theContinue reading “Kiama Busking Competition | Entries due NOW!”

Kiama Busking Competition | 2015

Come and join us for a busking* competition in Kiama. Open to all buskers, however entry priority will be given to Kiama based performers. Wednesday 7 January 2015 $5 entry fee Entry is free if you have a current busking permit with Kiama Council. Competition rounds scheduled throughout the morning with a concert at theContinue reading “Kiama Busking Competition | 2015”

2015 Kiama Jazz and Blues Festival | Applications Open

The 2015 Kiama Jazz & Blues Festival will be happening on March 6, 7 and 8. Applications for musicians are now open. If you are keen to play, please check here for an application form and the website for more information.