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Margaret River Cultural Centre Closed on Tuesday 23 February

The Cultural Centre will be closed all day on Tuesday 23 February 2016 due to a scheduled Western Power transformer upgrade to the Gloucester Park Precinct. The box office and administration telephones will not be manned during this time, however online bookings can still be made. We apologise for the inconvenience and will be open […]

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Margaret River Readers & Writers Festival 29-31 May 2015

Festival tickets including 3 day, 2 day, 1 day and individual sessions are now available. In 2015 we focus on the environment, nature and the seasons of our lives. The theme `Seasons’ encapsulates all of those things, with Autumn in Margaret River a beautiful time. Every year the festival gets bigger, and in 2015, our […]

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2015 Arts Hub Memberships now available Give the gift that lasts an entire year and help to keep the arts alive in our community. BENEFITS INCLUDE: Discounted tickets to all shows, events & cinema Free member events each year Monthly newsletter Local business discounts. Cost $40 or $25 (pension/health care card) Purchase a membership before […]

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Turn old books into art workshop 2

Saturday 15th November, 9am to 12pm Time for a challenge—come along to the second paper art workshop. You can learn to make a basic wall hanging or a huge 3D paper ball (great Christmas presents!) All materials supplied (although if you have a glue gun please bring it). Morning tea is included. Bring a friend, […]

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Improvisation Workshop Series

STRETCH YOUR IMPRO MUSCLES Springtime is a great time for getting out and trying new things, whether it’s a new sport, new class or perhaps a new walk. Joining Margot Edwards for Arts Margaret River’s new fortnightly Improvisation series on Saturday mornings at the Cultural Centre will give you all of these in a two […]

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Margaret River Short Story Competition

Call for entries The annual Margaret River Short Story Competition is now open for submissions to writers of any age or nationality. Winning and shortlisted stories will be published in print and electronic format. Prizes include cash, tickets and accommodation to attend the Margaret River Readers and Writers Festival. The winner will be expected to […]

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for Playful People & Performers (aged 16-100) Exploring fun and fearless journeys in impro and story… learning offer & acceptance games and identifying boundaries; ‘lighting up’ and connecting with others in performance; building visual and spoken word stories; inhabiting characters and transforming status. With community theatre artist Margot Edwards Weekend Workshop: Sat 16th August, 10am-4pm […]

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Visual Stories Exhibition Competition winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Visual Stories Art Exhibition Competition judged by Leon Pericles. The winning entries as pictured from top & left to right: 1st Prize Kay Gibson – Trip to NZ 2nd Prize Kerry Sibly – Road Trip 3rd Prize Laurie Posa – From Stupidity to Sustainability (The Journey) The winner of […]

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May Foyer Gallery Exhibition

VISUAL STORIES ART EXHIBITION COMPETITION 5 May to 29 May 2014 Journeys is the theme. Come along and vote for your favourite piece. Over 60 entries on exhibition. Winners of the 1st, 2nd & 3rd prizes (Judged by Leon Pericles) to be announced at the Readers & Writers Launch party on Friday 16 May. The […]

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