Clare Bowditch will headline this spectacular live music and art event on the banks of the mighty Murray River. There’ll be music from:
FREYA JOSEPHINE HOLLICK
THE NORTHERN FOLK
And you can get your hands dirty by trying something new at art workshops for people of all ages and skill. All included with your ticket price.
Mosaics with Sandy Peeters
Aboriginal symbols and culture with Kenita-Lee McCartney from Matakupaat Arts
Screen printing with Jake Holmes
Drumming workshop with Dave Houston
Simple clay making with Damien Thomas
Relief printing on fabric with Paul Oswin
Spray paint and stencil with Kerryn Finch
Painting/drawing with Shirley Pinchen
Opening dance, smoking ceremony and Welcome to Country by the Wiran Dance Group.
Food trucks will be on site – including dumplings from Elaine’s Kitchen, ice cream and waffles from Frosty Monkeys, Helen Tuntar’s African Delights, hot chips and other street food from Mallee Hot Bites, a barbecue from Sunrise Rotary, hot drinks and cookies from Cookies n’ Cream, plus milkshakes and soft drinks from food vendors.
Alcoholic drinks will be available at bar prices – strictly no BYO alcohol.
This is an all ages event. Children aged 15 years and under get free entry, but tickets must be reserved for children when you book your ticket.
THE DETAILS: Swan Hill Riverside Park Saturday, 3 September Gates open 2.30pm Workshops from 3pm Welcome to Country 3.45pm Music from 4pm (until about 9pm) Tickets – $47 each, FREE for 15 years and under
SUNDAY 4 SEPTEMBER | SWAN HILL REGIONAL ART GALLERY
Enjoy a classical guitar recital from Malcolm Perris, and take your time to enjoy work by finalists from the National Print and Drawing Awards.
This free event is open to one and all.
Malcolm Perris is an incredibly versatile guitarist and instructor that combines astounding technique and command of the instrument with a brilliant sense of melody and harmony. He has stretched the boundaries of what’s possible on the guitar for over two decades in both Contemporary Popular and Classical Guitar.
THE DETAILS: Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery Sunday, 3 September 2pm-3pm Free entry
SATURDAY 15 OCTOBER | SWAN HILL REGIONAL ART GALLERY
2016 Swan Hill Print and Drawing winner Andrew Antoniou is a painter and printmaker well known for his large scale figurative works on paper. Spend the day with Andrew and discover new ways of “drawing the story”.
THE DETAILS: Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery 11am-3pm Cost $120, or Gallery members $105 Materials Supplied Tea and coffee supplied. BYO lunch To book, call the Gallery on 5036 2430
SATURDAY 19 NOVEMBER | SWAN HILL REGIONAL ART GALLERY
Join well known painter, sculptor, printmaker and 2021 Archibald Prize winner Peter Wegner as he takes you on a journey with paper, pencils and charcoal in this drawing workshop. Learn about tone, observation and line in this absorbing, enjoyable and rewarding day.
THE DETAILS: Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery 11am-3pm Cost $110, or Gallery members $100 Materials supplied, tea and coffee supplied. BYO lunch To book, call the Gallery on 5036 2430