WHO DOESN’T LIKE TOM YUM?

Bangkok, Siem Reap, Hoi An, Lombok, Hikkaduwa, Hong Kong, KL, East St Kilda … anywhere, anytime. Even Australia’s sorry “seafood extender” substitute seems at home with prawns and crunchy vegies in the spicy hot-and-sour Thai consomme. The post WHO DOESN’T LIKE TOM YUM? appeared first on HaxTrax.

THIS, FOLKS, IS A PERI-PERI CHICKEN PIE

The pastry is a good, solid base, with a thin, flaky, spicy top. The curiously colored insides could well have sprung from the pages of a Mary Shelley novel. Only $5 at 7Eleven and, like skydiving, sub aqua coitus and raw scallops in Fiji, it is an experience best had only once in a lifetime…  The post THIS, FOLKS, IS...

Silver Screen Classics playing this Saturday – Australian Catholic University, Fitzroy

Dr Jonathon Welch AM will present Silver Screen Classics, on Saturday, at Australian Catholic University, at 3pm. This spectacular, free concert celebrates beautiful music and also the launch of Jonathon’s new vision for arts inclusion for all Australians. A myriad of performers will be joining Jonathon, including Jan van de Stool, 'International Music Therapist' and star...

Australia’s UN report card: making progress, could do better on inequality and climate

A sign of a drier, hotter planet? Australia is nowhere near meeting even the modest target of a 26% emissions reduction by 2030. David Mariuz/AAP Visiting drought-affected farmland in NSW last week, new PM Scott Morrison said he was not interested in considering the role of climate change on the drought because he was “practically interested in the policies that will address...

School of Hard Knocks presents Street Requiem & Tattoo for Homelessness Week

Don't miss this special concert on Sunday 5th August, 3pm at Deakin Edge. Presented by the School of Hard Knocks, this concert includes Street Requiem for those who have died on the street by Kathleen McGuire, Andy Payne & Jonathon Welch … AND the premiere of Tattoo, a new musical, written by the Choir of Hard Knocks in collaboration with...

Melbourne International Singers Festival 2018 welcomes Antony Pitts, from The Song Company

In the lead up to our 9th annual Melbourne International Singers Festival, we unfortunately have to advise that due to ill health, Richard Gill AO has to withdraw. Richard very much regrets not being able to proceed and wishes all participants a rewarding and enjoyable Festival. Of course, we all wish Richard a speedy recovery and we are hoping...

True Love Story at the Melbourne International Singers Festival

The Melbourne International Singers Festival 2018 is thrilled to presented the internationally acclaimed, award winning The Song Company, with Artistic Director, Antony Pitts, at MISF for the first time, in "True Love Story" on Friday 8 June at Deakin Edge. An Autobiographical mediaeval French Romance in a time of War and Plague as told by Poet and Composer Guillaume...

Music in the House 2018: incredible auction items on offer!

This year's Music in the House will honour artist, storyteller and singer/songwriter, Archie Roach.     The event is hosted by Simon Marnie with special guest Rhoda Roberts, alongside a performance by Archie himself. Artists Paul Kelly, Vika and Linda Bull, Tiddas, Emma Donovan, Jessie Lloyd, Craig Pilkington and David Leha (Radical Son) will also perform in Archie's honour during our signature lunch event at the fabulous Ivy Ballroom.   This event is now completely sold out and no tickets...

Earlybird registrations are open for the Melbourne International Singers Festival 2018

From the 7th to the 11th of June. Proudly presented by the School of Hard Knocks Now in its 9th consecutive year, Melbourne International Singers Festival will be led by Guest Conductor RICHARD GILL AO and Australia’s finest conductors, musicians and singers including: The Song Company, Choir of Hard Knocks, MEN ALOUD!, XL Arts, Warren Wills, Claire Patti and Dr...

Arts Open 2018 – Castlemaine and surrounding districts

" template="/home/todev/public_html/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery.php" ngg_triggers_display="never" ngg_proofing_display="0" order_by="imagedate" order_direction="ASC" returns="included" maximum_entity_count="500"] March 10-12th & 17-18 2018  Ever wondered what makes artists tick, where they find inspiration or just how long it takes to achieve the end result? Do you have a favourite local artist and you would like to see where they work? This month, studio doors are being flung open by artists from...