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May was the month when Wyong finally celebrated the opening of its long anticipated Art House and the first shows in the venue have been a major success. I attended one of the celebration concerts and, I must say, I … Continue reading

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Sculpture on the Greens at Kooindah Waters

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We visited Kooindah Waters today to take a look at some of the Sculpture on the Greens exhibit. This is just a small sample of the sculpture on display, and some of the most interesting pieces didn’t lend themselves to … Continue reading

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A visit to the CC Marine Discovery Centre

We keep passing the Marine Discovery Centre at Terrigal and promising ourselves to take a look inside, but last weekend we actually did. It’s a fascinating aquatic museum and educational facility that aims to encourage community understanding and involvement in the … Continue reading

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Pearl Beach

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Pearl Beach is truly the jewel of the Coast. It’s home to a small and friendly community, and the Pearl Beach Community Hall puts on regular events and concerts. Coming up in March they’re having an evening of OPERA IN THE ARBORETUM (please … Continue reading

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In and around Shorethyme, Norah Head 2014

At the weekend we drove to Norah Head and had lunch at Shorethyme, a restaurant that provides an attractive space where local artists exhibit their work. The current exhibition, until November 9, is “Unframed” featuring the work of Amanda Anderson, … Continue reading

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Stoneybrook, Holgate

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These photos were taken one day last year when Ken and Michelle Frew opened their spectacular Holgate garden to the public as part of Open Gardens Australia, a programme dedicated to promoting the pleasures of gardens and gardening. The vintage … Continue reading

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A drive through the beautiful Yarramalong Valley into the Hunter will eventually bring you to the historic village of  Wollombi . It may take a couple of hours, but it’s well worth it for the quaint old buildings, sculpture festivals … Continue reading

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