The magnificent Scribblers Festival – a literature and arts festival for young people – is back! Here’s a snapshot I wrote for Weekend Notes Perth.
Wine, art, autumn – it’s hard to go wrong, really. Here’s a little article I wrote for Weekend Notes Adelaide about the d’Arenberg Winery’s Salvador Dali exhibition. “If you like your Semillon, Sauvignon or Shiraz with a touch of surrealism, then head to d’Arenberg winery this autumn.” Read the rest of the article here, and check out […]
For something a little different, I took a little backstage tour with Perth theatre company, Paper Haus, and wrote a Q&A for Weekend Notes Perth. “Over a virtual cuppa (or maybe something a little stronger), I had a hearty Q&A with Heather Jerrems (director and marketing manager), Nelson Jerrems (co-director and designer) and Ryan Hunt […]
With Perth’s Fringe Festival in full swing, here’s a little review I wrote for Weekend Notes Perth. “As part of Fremantle Fringe, sultry songstress Jen de Ness and her trio of merry men (thereby completing the Jen de Ness Quartet) invited us into the fictitious world of the Green Tile Tango Club for the night for […]
When an actual (Champagne) champagne maker visits Perth for the first time, you go. Here’s my lighthearted account of An Evening with Olivier Bonville from Champagne Franck Bonville, Champagne Franck Bonville, for Weekend Notes. Thanks to Howard Park Wines for making the event possible (and the great banter!) and The Shorehouse for hosting.
Oh hey 2019, I see you… almost! The ride that has been 2018 has whizzed along so fast – even with a six-week break in the middle to go on an even bigger ride across Alaska and Canada to celebrate my 10-year wedding anniversary. W’hoo! It whizzed along with all the expected twists and turns […]
“Passionate about social inclusion in sport? Sport has the power to change the world – Nelson Mandela If you, too, believe sport can be a powerful and positive influence in communities and you’re passionate about social inclusion – particularly in the sport and recreation sector – head along to the Social Inclusion Forum on Wednesday 4 […]
“Thousands of glass spheres on slender stems planted along the avenue at Albany Heritage Park by local volunteers, illuminating the tree-lined path with an artwork blooming at night like wildflowers after rain.” – Field of Light, Albany website Following on from the incredibly successful – and incredibly beautiful – Field of Light, Uluru, WA is getting […]
“Need an excuse to head to Kells for a weekend of literature, culture and arts – and then some? The Hinterland Festival is back! With a huge line-up of authors and artists, there’s something for everyone! What’s on? The festival will again serve up a mix of events about literature, sport, history, cookery, politics, journalism, architecture, the law, music, […]