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In Conversation with Ben Elton

AUTHOR TALK – READERS & WRITERS FESTIVAL FUNDRAISER Comedian, screenwriter & bestselling author Ben Elton, returns with a blistering satire of the world as it crumbles around us. No one is safe as he sends up everything from fake news culture to extreme gender politics, from political sloganism to the power of the hashtag, and […]

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CAR RALLY – SCAVENGER HUNT Sunday 29th July 2018 Rally your team and start your engines for a fun-filled adventure around the Margaret River Region! Arts Margaret River is hosting a “Rally Round the Region” on Sunday 29 July and it promises to be fun for all ages with some awesome prizes up for grabs! […]

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Bus Trip to Collie – The Collie Art prize

Join us on a bus trip to Collie to view the Inaugural Collie Art prize (an acquisitive $50,000 prize award – the highest regional art prize in Australia). 500 people entered and only 45 were chosen including Wendy and Bill Castleden’s daughter Susanna Castleden and Monique Tippett whose work – ‘Tree Columns’ – hangs is […]

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Arts Margaret River presents: A NIGHT BACK IN THE 70’S Come and help us celebrate our final movie screening before the renovations begin! COME DRESSED IN YOUR 70’S OUTFIT. PRIZE GIVEAWAYS, RAFFLE, ENTERTAINMENT, PRIZES FOR 70s BEST DRESSED, FOOD AND DRINKS FROM 6PM. Sunday 18 March 6pm  (doors open 6pm, movie starts 7pm) SWINGING SAFARI […]

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TULIP FEVER – Readers & Writers Pre-Festival Fundraiser

Sunday 14 January (Bar opens at 6pm | Movie starts 7pm) TULIP FEVER [MA15+] Drama ‧ 1h 47m Set against the backdrop of the 17th-century Tulip Wars, a married noblewoman (Alicia Vikander) has an affair with an artist (Dane DeHaan) and switches identities with her maid to escape the wealthy merchant she married. She and […]

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Wednesday 9 August, 6.30pm Blending fact and fiction, Young’s second book Colombiano takes us on a heart-thumping journey into the violent and unpredictable world of post-Escobar Colombia. For seven years Rusty Young lived and worked in Colombia, interviewing special forces soldiers, snipers, undercover intelligence agents and members of two vicious terrorist organisations – the FARC […]

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Come and enjoy an evening of entertainment and fun with Ben Elton Internationally renowned, award winning comedian, author, playwright, actor and director THURSDAY 6 APRIL 6PM-8PM Funds raised will assist with the redevelopment of the Cultural Centre to make this the best possible community venue. Ben Elton, Patron of the redevelopment has generously offered his energy and […]

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Candice Fox Author Talk

A Margaret River Readers & Writers Pre-Festival Fundraiser Tuesday 28 February 7pm Hades, Candice Fox’s first novel, won the Ned Kelly Award for best debut in 2014 from the Australian Crime Writers Association. The sequel, Eden, won the Ned Kelly Award for best crime novel in 2015, making Candice only the second author to win […]

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spaBIRDia Art Auction

Birdhouse and Birdbath Auction Featuring over 40 unique, handcrafted or decorated birdhouses and birdbaths for auction. FRIDAY 2 DECEMBER 6PM – 8.30PM Including original handcrafted birdhouses and birdbaths as well as solid jarrah birdhouses made by the Cowaramup Men’s Shed and decorated by local artists. A selection of the houses and baths will be available […]

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Heather Locke – Picaresque: 165,255kms in 43 months

Local identity Heather Locke shares her fascinating stories from around Australia. Sunday 20 November 6pm After spending 43 months on the road, Heather has many tales to tell – from her favourite big rocks, to house sitting hints and everything in between. Join Heather in conversation with Margot Edwards to raise funds for the 2017 […]

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