From Friday 14 to Sunday 16 February 2014, the Riverboats Music Festival returns to the banks of the mighty Murray River at Echuca‐Moama for three laid-back days and three rockin’ nights of Australian musical talent.
Emergence Creative Festival is a conference with a difference; a unique three-day event themed the ‘currency of creativity’ held at five iconic venues across Margaret River, exploring the ever increasing value of creativity and its role - now and in the future - in driving business, innovation, communication, education and the economy.
Happy Valley is an exciting new design/book/art shop located in the heart of Collingwood at 294 Smith Street, featuring a large selection of Australian designers. Personally curated by owner Chris Crouch, Happy Valley stocks a wonderful range of art prints, a wide selection of books, cool designs and artful oddities from home and abroad.
Most of us have been reared on Australian national stories that put a proud swagger in our step; Gallipolo and Pharlap included. 'Beautiful One Day' is a national story that needs telling, writes Jess Sykes, because a nation isn’t just built on the stories of triumph and greatness.
Indulge yourself in the stars of modern progressive music when Karnivool kick off 2014 with the Polymorphism Tour, tying in a few regional dates along the way. The band has just played a string of major European shows, including the infamous Download Festival in England. Meaghan Weiley reports.
Chelsea Clugston reviews 'Street Art: Melbourne' – a book showcasing, as the title suggests, the work of street artists across Melbourne over the past eight years, showcasing a collection of different mediums, including yarn bombing, paste-ups, stencils, salvaged material and – as fleeting as it may be – water.
Australian musicians and bands are riding a wave of success on the world stage and, as the northern hemisphere summer comes to a close, we’re seeing the best exports coming home to attend the ARIA Awards, our biggest celebration of the best Aussie music.
The J Awards are triple j’s annual celebration of the outstanding talent in the Australian music scene. Now, after months of judging, the winners have been announced – and they’re champion.
Chelsea Clugston reviews ‘Boy out of the Country’ - unpredictable and thought-provoking, it is definitely the show to see if you are planning a night out over the next few weeks, and looking for something a little out of the ordinary.
Located in the forests of North-Eastern Tasmania, A Festival Called Panama is a unique music and arts experience to be held over two days in March 2014. This new festival will feature a select line up of Australian and International bands, with sideshows of hard vinyl soul club DJs and world-class pop-up cabarets.
The 1983 America's Cup is an Australian sporting triumph that won't be forgotten easily. Yet no matter how many times you've read about how Australia came back from the brink to break the USA's 132 year winning streak, you'll still find yourself on the edge of your seat in John Bertrand's 'Born To Win'.