Festivals

Shooting Sydney’s CBD Head On

 

· Tuesday, May 9, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

“For my style of street photography the CBD is the best location in Sydney as there are always people walking around and events unfolding.”

Theatre – Yellamundie

 

· Wednesday, February 15, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

The timing of the South Sydney Herald’s print run permits a review only of the play readings on the first day of the three-day festival, Coconut Woman by…

Proud culture, music to a beat

 

· Wednesday, February 15, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

On the way home from her very first Yabun ever, my eight-year-old daughter had lots of questions for us. Good, smart, insightful questions.

Record turnout for 15th Yabun festival

 

· Monday, February 13, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

Yabun (“music with a beat”) places an emphasis on being a family friendly festival, and is drug and alcohol free. The dance floor saw toddlers, hippies, nanas and…

Film – Doggy film festival is world-class in cool

 

· Thursday, November 10, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

GDIFF: All things canine on film.

Sounding the sacred

 

· Tuesday, August 9, 2016 · 1 Comment 

 

Richard has an extraordinary ear for finding talented musicians, such as Yaw Derkyi, a Ghanaian percussionist, and Shohrat Tursun, a recognised master in 1,000-year-old song cycles using voice…

Beauty shines amid social change

 

· Thursday, May 5, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

The first 15 of these tours were conducted up until 2009. This year, marking the 10-year anniversary of the Tour of Beauty, people are invited to revisit points…

Biennale – an occasion to rethink community

 

· Wednesday, April 6, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Redfern Biennale, attracting the work of 50 practising artists and public housing art groups, is an outdoor, eclectic, democratic free-for-all happening. No Council approval is sought; works…

Soulful, community-based festival

 

· Tuesday, March 22, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

“This is a really soulful and community-based festival”, says director Fatma Mohamed. “We don’t care about the colour of your skin, everyone is welcome here … and a…

Cultures break bread for Harmony Festival

 

· Monday, March 14, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

Sydneysiders can learn how to make bread, or simply break bread, with friends and family while learning about other cultures at the Living in Harmony festival in March. The City of Sydney will support cultural events celebrating the city’s many different communities, from challah-bread making, stand-up comedy and cultural intelligence workshops to local tours and neighbourhood festivals.