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Colour up your life

By Kath Gannaway If you could do with a bit more colour in your life (and fun!) you may want to consider gathering family and...

Once upon a mountain

By Kath Gannaway Once in every two years, the mountaintop community of Moora Moora near Healesville throws open the gates to welcome all to a...

Healesville alive with the sound of music

It’s that time of year again in the Valley, when the Yarra Valley Musicians Collective and the Healesville Music Festival Committee bid a warm...

Oh, listen to the music

By Kath Gannaway Healesville Musical Festival is almost here ... with more than 30 performances on the bill set to provide non-stop music over the...

Cabaret of the stars

The Celestial Cabaret on Saturday, 28 October is being hailed as a highlight event of Yarra Valley culture and community. Staged at the astounding Projekt...

Wander through the bush

By Kath Gannaway FOR lovers of local history, and lovers of the bush, Wanderslore Sanctuary at Launching Place has plenty to offer. On Sunday, 22 October,...

A stirring Russian piece

By Kath Gannaway Shostakovich’s string quartet No 8 in C minor Op 110, is the hero piece of the next Five on Fridays concert series...

Eye of the beholder

By Derek Schlennstedt What makes something precious? When does something become precious for not so obvious reasons? These are the questions that Healesville artist Ali...

See ’em, like ’em, buy ’em

By Kath Gannaway Members of the Mount Evelyn and Yarra Valley Art Society will present their annual art show at Warratina Lavender Farm from Saturday,...

Artists’ time to shine

By Kath Gannaway Following the success of the Maroondah Highway stage of Yarra Valley Open Studios in September, it’s time for the Melba Highway artists...

Radio listens up for cash

By Effie Caloutas Yarra Valley FM is holding a fund-raising trivia night on Saturday 14 October from 7pm at Mt Evelyn RSL. There will be silent...

Wacky show is just the ticket

By Kath Gannaway At a loose end as to the best way to finish the school holidays with a bang? Circus artist and quirkologist Jens...

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Christmas fun for all creatures

 Healesville Sanctuary’s animals are joining in the festive season, enjoying some Christmas treats of their own. Christmas came early for big and small with the...

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