Culture News

Mon 15 Jul 2019

Noosa set to come alive as cultural festival begins

Noosa set to come alive as cultural festival begins

Noosa alive! begins this week as one of its longest-standing volunteers recalls why it is so quintessentially Noosa

Fri 12 Jul 2019

Artist excited to bring culture to the region

Artist excited to bring culture to the region

Katie Noonan has described the 2019 Opera at Jimbour as a 'killer' show as staff prepare for the masses to arrive.

Thu 11 Jul 2019

Surat Aboriginal Corporation is working to support children

Surat Aboriginal Corporation is working to support children

FOR Jess Walsh and Chloe Cleven, keeping Aboriginal culture alive is vital and events like NAIDOC Week help shed a light on the significance of closing the gap

Sat 6 Jul 2019

Pair sketching their way around the world

Pair sketching their way around the world

Travelsthroughout Australia and overseas have inspired a two-woman art exhibition at the Sarina Art Gallery from this Sunday.

Sat 29 Jun 2019

Teen opera singer joins 2019 Noosa alive! program

Teen opera singer joins 2019 Noosa alive! program

Festival gig 'a dream come true' for Emma

Sun 23 Jun 2019

An eclectic evening of art and culture

An eclectic evening of art and culture

Gallery 107 officially opens doors to 'Out of the Box', a new exhibit combining five artists of different styles.

Wed 12 Jun 2019

ARTEFACTS: What's on at the gallery

ARTEFACTS: What's on at the gallery

There is plenty to see at Grafton Regional Gallery this week

Tue 11 Jun 2019

Hard act to follow, but new chair is not the retiring type

Hard act to follow, but new chair is not the retiring type

Ned Pankhurst has taken over the reins as the new HOTA board chair and is looking forward to building on the work of predecessor Robyn Archer.

Fri 7 Jun 2019

Performers hit the right note

Performers hit the right note

As Dalby Eisteddfod comes to a close, the region's best performers will be hitting the stage for the large group and solo vocal performances.

Fri 24 May 2019

Lots of good things to see at BAD art festival

Lots of good things to see at BAD art festival

BAD festival includes art trails, hubs and various locations in the city where more than 150 creatives have made their curious, beautiful, boundary-pushing art.

Mon 15 Apr 2019

Heritage festival puts spotlight on our culture and history

Heritage festival puts spotlight on our culture and history

THE Australian Heritage Festival launches across the country this week, bringing to life a wide range of Australian culture and history.

Tue 26 Mar 2019

Free spirit Maitoumbi celebrates life journey at festival

Free spirit Maitoumbi celebrates life journey at festival

THE Harmony Festival celebrates everyone's journey to calling Coffs home, and few would have a more interesting journey than Maitoumbi.

Tue 12 Mar 2019

Students give school gift of culture

Students give school gift of culture

The former students returned to see the result of their handiwork.

Fri 8 Mar 2019

Live it up in Eumundi in March

Live it up in Eumundi in March

EVERYONE is invited to the 40th birthday of the Eumundi Markets where the unusual is often found whether it's craftwork, fashion, jewellery or entertainment.

Wed 16 Jan 2019

Show support for Ugandan kids

Show support for Ugandan kids

Enjoy a night of Ugandan culture and help raise money to fund a project through VOLSET

Sun 16 Dec 2018

A game coat of many colours

A game coat of many colours

EVERY once in a while something catches your eye that just can't be ignored, and this coat of many colours made its mark on my fashion senses recently.

Tue 4 Dec 2018

Staff allege culture of ‘forced hugging’

Staff allege culture of ‘forced hugging’

More than 2500 people have signed a petition demanding an end to alleged harassment and “forced hugging” at a top British fashion retailer.

Fri 9 Nov 2018

Culture check-up launched at Dalby Hospital

Culture check-up launched at Dalby Hospital

The "wellness culture check-up'' will be conducted by a third party and is expected to start within two weeks.

Mon 5 Nov 2018

US gun culture: Pull the trigger, inhale the powder, boys

US gun culture: Pull the trigger, inhale the powder, boys

AT an indoor shooting range in California, the noise and smell of gunpowder is overwhelming. Almost intoxicating.

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Musical students primed for eisteddfod

Musical students primed for eisteddfod

Voice boxes and instruments alike are all warmed up and ready for an action-packed three days.

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