70 Maclaurin Crescent Chifley ACT Friday 10 and Saturday 11 November 2023 10am to 4pm Sunday 12 November 2023 11am to 3pm
The annual exhibition of the Canberra Spinners and Weavers includes open days, a silent auction, demonstrations and sales tables. Beautiful handmade garments, scarves and other textile objects are available for sale as well as hand spun yarns.
The 2024 program is a blend of tradition and innovation, with seven national tours to six states and territories, four world premieres by Australian composers, and 26 of the world’s best artists including William Barton, The Choir of King’s College Cambridge, Finnish violinist Pekka Kuusisto and pianist Kirill Gerstein.
Nowra Library 10 Berry Street, Nowra NSW Saturday 25 November 2023 1pm to 2.30pm
BookFest is an opportunity for South Coast authors and illustrators to showcase their published work. The presenters will speed share their books followed by an audience Q and A, then booksales and signings.
Tyger Gallery 84 Comur Street, Yass NSW Open Friday to Sunday 10am to 4pm
This exhibition features nine artists working primarily in textiles and paintings: Josie Cosgrove, Rozalie Sherwood, Monique van Lieuwland, Lorraine Blackwell, Liz Perry, Karyn Fearnside, Dotti Le Sage, Christine Appleby, and Beverly Moxon.
Curated specially for the enjoyment of piano enthusiasts, Piano Music For Discoverers (vol. 1) is a limited edition collection of 12 original compositions for piano by Australian composer Sally Greenaway.
Terror Australis Readers and Writers Festival Huon Valley Tasmania 21 October to 12 November 2023
The Terror Australis festival Readers and Writers Festival (TARWF) is Australia’s southern-most literary festival, a celebration of books, writing and community. This year the festival is joined by Ann Cleeves as writer in residence.
Director Heather Fairbairn places her characters in a garden setting that transforms throughout the play, linking their mortality to life cycles in nature and asking them, along with the audience, to find light in the darkness.