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Newstead Live Music Festival director Kelly Skinner at the town's Anglican Church - one of the venues on this long weekend's festival program.

Set for sound: Newstead goes live

Newstead is a town in anticipation just days out from its biggest event of the year. The annual Newstead Live Music Festival is about to...
Young Woodend filmmakers Flynn Mazza and Kale McQuade can look forward to their film being featured at Hollywood Theatre in June 2019 after they won the regional final of the International Youth Silent Film Festival.

Up in lights

Hollywood Theatre will soon light up for two young Woodend filmmakers. Flynn Mazza and Kale McQuade were named winners of the International Youth Silent Film...
Carlsruhe Fire Brigade's Wine and Food Festival will be held at Farmer Darryl's Animal Farm in Kyneton on November 4. Photo: Howard Maylor

Fun on the farm

Experience food, wine, beer and craft from across the region at the Carlsruhe Fire Brigade's Wine and Food Festival on Sunday, November 4, from...
Hepburn Shire councillor Don Henderson, artist David Bromley, Macedon MP Mary-Anne Thomas, singer Kate Ceberano and Cr John Cottrell announce the new festival in January this year.

New festival collapses

An arts and wellness festival awarded $450,000 in state government funding has been cancelled. Eyebrows were raised when the government announced the significant funding allocation...
Bendigo Writers Festival director Rosemary Sorensen - pictured here with Sealy the sealyham terrier - is among the many looking forward to the popular upcoming event.

On the write track

Preparing for this month's Bendigo Writers Festival, Barkers Creek-based festival founder Rosemary Sorensen has cause to celebrate. After working on some of the nation's leading...
Davide Monti returns for this year's Woodend Winter Arts Festival.

Two Mad Italians – And a dinner at Braemar College

Back by popular demand, and with the support of the Italian Institute of Culture, accordionist Pietro Roffi and violinist Davide Monti return to Australia...
The fabulous Max Gillies will switch between a performance as Spain's mad King Ferdinand VI and some of the most notable leaders of our times as part of this year's Woodend Winter Arts Festival.

Gillies showcase Mad King Ferdinand and other political leaders

The elastic features and sharp wit of the fabulous Max Gillies will be showcased at this year's Woodend Winter Arts Festival as he switches...
Members of the 18-piece Goldfelds Jazz Orchestra, Jude Russell, Emmanuel Hall, Kirsten Boerema, Michael Timcke and Wendy Laidler are looking forward to the orchestra's big debut gig at the Castlemaine Jazz Festival.

Homegrown jazz debut

Castlemaine's own Goldfields Jazz Orchestra is a testament to people power - and to the zest of the region's homegrown music talent. Inspired after catching...
The Melbourne Ensemble will perform Schubert's Octet at this coming weekend's Woodend Winter Arts Festival.

Music and movement

This weekend Woodend will be bursting with colour, music and movement as the Woodend Winter Arts Festival launches with the much-loved free fireworks on...


Always an honour

“No matter the outcome, it’s always an honour to wear the green and gold.” This was the reaction of...

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