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HINTON: Treasures of Australian art 16 Feb 2018
Discover one of the great art collections in the country... The Howard Hinton Collection at the New England Regional Art Museum is the result of one of the greatest acts of artistic philanthropy and benefaction in Australian history. Today it is one of the most significant collections of Australian art in regional New South Wales and the permanent exhibition HINTON: Treasures of Australian art provides visitors with the opportunity to experience a selection of these great artworks that belong to the community of Armidale. Discover paintings by leading Australian artists including Tom Roberts, Arthur Streeton, Margaret Preston, Elioth Gruner, Nora Heysen, Norma Lindsay and many, many others. Open 10.00am - 4.00pm Tuesday - Sunday (Closed Mondays) Entry by donation or by purchasing souvenir booklet/list of works ($5.00) New England Regional Art Museum 106-114 Kentucky St Armidale Tel: 02 6772 5255 #howardhinton #neramuseum http://www.neram.com.au
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Bingo @ the Armidale Golf Club every Friday13 Apr 2018
Armidale Golf Club runs Bingo every Friday from 11am. We have a short break for lunch and wrap things up around 1.30pm. Everybody is welcome. Lots of great prizes to be won, a happy environment and an outlook over golf course which has to be seen to be believed. www.armidalegolf.com.au
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St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) 15 Oct 2018
St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) - 10am Tues, during school term Opportunity for children (0-5) to engage in free play, craft, singing and story time. A wonderful place for friendship among parents also. From Term 4, 2018, we'll be starting a new music and movement segment! St Mark's Anglican Chapel, University of New England If you have any questions, contact Penny on 0401309095 or Emily on 0434827353.
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St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) 22 Oct 2018
St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) - 10am Tues, during school term Opportunity for children (0-5) to engage in free play, craft, singing and story time. A wonderful place for friendship among parents also. From Term 4, 2018, we'll be starting a new music and movement segment! St Mark's Anglican Chapel, University of New England If you have any questions, contact Penny on 0401309095 or Emily on 0434827353.
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St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) 29 Oct 2018
St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) - 10am Tues, during school term Opportunity for children (0-5) to engage in free play, craft, singing and story time. A wonderful place for friendship among parents also. From Term 4, 2018, we'll be starting a new music and movement segment! St Mark's Anglican Chapel, University of New England If you have any questions, contact Penny on 0401309095 or Emily on 0434827353.
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Armidale’s best Christmas Lights1 Nov 2018
Think you've got the best Christmas Lights in town? Professionals Armidale Real Estate are proud to be hosting 'The Armidale Christmas Light Competition'. Contact Professionals Armidale on (02) 6772 4549 to place your details on the register. A map will be provided to the public to help them find your Christmas light display. Prizes will be awarded for the best house and the most money raised for nominated charities.
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Armidale Art Gallery exhibitions5 Nov 2018
Fragments of Life - Tess Cullen Surreal Thing - Marty Brannigan Colours of Creation - Barbara Lanham Fools Time - Jim Ridgewell and Charlotte Tonn Armidale Art Gallery, 168 Beardy Street Mall (upstairs - adjacent Carr's NewsXpress). Monday to Friday 10am – 5pm. Saturday and Market Sunday 10am – 1pm. For more information, phone 0421 990 336.
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St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) 5 Nov 2018
St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) - 10am Tues, during school term Opportunity for children (0-5) to engage in free play, craft, singing and story time. A wonderful place for friendship among parents also. From Term 4, 2018, we'll be starting a new music and movement segment! St Mark's Anglican Chapel, University of New England If you have any questions, contact Penny on 0401309095 or Emily on 0434827353.
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Jan Clark's Drawn from Nature Workshops7 Nov 2018
These workshops will use the environment around the Studio as inspiration for learning the basic techniques of drawing. This series will lay the groundwork for skills that you can take further at home. Full of hints and tips to achieving a realistic finish, how to tone and shade, aspects of composition, and experience handling different dry media are only some of the topics covered by this course. Suitable for beginners or more experienced artists. The Studio, Go Create New England, 500 Terrible Vale Road. TIME: Wednesdays, 9.30am-12.30pm. For more information, email Erica on admin@gocreatenewengland.com.
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Wild Pollinator Count11 Nov 2018
The Wild Pollinator Count gives you an opportunity to contribute to wild pollinator insect conservation in Australia. We invite you to count wild pollinators in your local environment and help us build a database on wild pollinator activity. You can join in by watching any flowering plant for just ten minutes sometime in our count week. ◾You don’t need to be an insect expert. ◾You don’t need fancy gear. ◾You may be surprised by what you see! Find out how to count pollinators, identify the insects you see and submit your observations. You can also download our Run Your Own Count kit and organise to count with a group. https://wildpollinatorcount.com/
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St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) 12 Nov 2018
St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) - 10am Tues, during school term Opportunity for children (0-5) to engage in free play, craft, singing and story time. A wonderful place for friendship among parents also. From Term 4, 2018, we'll be starting a new music and movement segment! St Mark's Anglican Chapel, University of New England If you have any questions, contact Penny on 0401309095 or Emily on 0434827353.
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Sorrow, Celebration & Social Change Exhibition12 Nov 2018
Sorrow, Celebration & Social Change exhibition at Armidale Folk Museum, 124 Faulkner Street (cnr Rusden Street) from 11.30am. The exhibition explores themes of sorrow, celebration and social change and provides a space for visitors to reflect on the sacrifice made by local citizens during World War I. Admission: Gold coin donation. For more information, phone (02) 6770 3836. Armidale Folk Museum is open daily from 1-4pm.
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The Art Show @ TAS16 Nov 2018
The Art Show @ TAS VENUE: Hoskins Centre, The Armidale School, enter from Chapel Street. 2pm-7pm (Friday), 9am-8pm (Saturday), 10am-2pm (Sunday). For more information, phone Philippa on 0418 662 720 or email petaeric@antmail.com.au.
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Judy Wilford's Design Workshop17 Nov 2018
This weekend is the second of a design series taught by Judy at Go Create. Judy would like to encourage new students to come along for this workshop as the material covered will all be new and relevant to artists in any field. During this weekend we will be exploring Texture and Pattern - Formal and Random and Designing from Nature using grid structures as a basis in the formation of art work. Judy has done a huge amount of preparation for this workshop and learning design has never been such a fun exercise before! The Studio, Go Create New England, 500 Terrible Vale Road, Kentucky. For more information, email Erica at admin@gocreatenewengland.com
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St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) 19 Nov 2018
St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) - 10am Tues, during school term Opportunity for children (0-5) to engage in free play, craft, singing and story time. A wonderful place for friendship among parents also. From Term 4, 2018, we'll be starting a new music and movement segment! St Mark's Anglican Chapel, University of New England If you have any questions, contact Penny on 0401309095 or Emily on 0434827353.
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Open Gallery and Garden23 Nov 2018
The Open Day will showcase Lucy and Barry's latest works, including Lucy's sculptures, which are made from reclaimed materials including wire, metal and stone. Kintyre Road (Marsh Street to lights, then Rockvale Road for 8km, turn right onto Kintyre Road, 1st on right ("Kintyre"). TIME: 9.30am-4.30pm. For more information, phone Lucy/Barry on 0412 778 253 or email info@mccannfineart.net.au.
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Tri at the Welder's Dog23 Nov 2018
The fabulous Tri performing at the Welder's Dog, kicking off at 7.30pm. Kez Watson, David Carr, Steve Tafra and Michael Houlahan formed the group ‘Trì’ (Scottish, pronounced ‘tree’) in 2017, following the success of a variety of collaborative musical projects as individual professional musicians and fellow band members. Featuring fiddle, uilleann pipes/whistle/flute, banjo, accordion and guitars; Trì performs song and dance tune arrangements inspired by traditional and contemporary Celtic music repertoires from around the world. There will be as much ‘Celtic-Gypsy Swing’ as The Welder’s Dog can handle.
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Beatles Show @ The Bowlo23 Nov 2018
The Beatles Show, is a highly professional show, worldwide leader in the show business arena. Over 15 years of experience touring internationally, seven nights a week and sometimes even "eight days a week" (just like the song ;-). Playing totally 100% LIVE ! with NO backing tracks, same gear, same outfits, almost same sound like the original FAB FOUR. Watch the show recreate the beatles performace in all its original splendour. Four superb well known professional musicians with in-depth knowledge of the music and tourist, entertainment sector. Armidale City Bowling Club, 92-96 Dumaresq Street. TIME: 8.00pm. Cost: $25pp - available at Club. For more information, phone 02 6772 5666.
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Mark Jones' Leather Bag Making24 Nov 2018
Work with a professional craftsman to design and make a small leather bag, clutch or book cover. Be introduced to the techniques of working with leather. Explore types of leather and the tools available. Consider approaches to design when utilising the basic patterns provided. All materials will be supplied (at an extra cost). All ability levels are welcome! The Studio, Go Create New England, 500 Terrible Vale Road, Kentucky. For more information, email Erica on admin@gocreatenewengland.com.
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Open Weekend @ Studio 80824 Nov 2018
Rita has relocated Fabric Fair! Limited spring fabrics will be available. See what's on offer for classes and workshops. Light refreshments will be provided. Studio 808, 808 Bundarra Road. TIME: 10.00am-4.00pm. For more information, phone Rita on 0408 244 385.
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Harry Potter Trivia Night24 Nov 2018
Kids welcome. Numerous prizes to give away. For more information and reserve table, phone PCYC Armidale on 02 6772 1023. Armidale Ex-services Memorial Club, 137 Dumaresq Street. TIME: 5.30pm. COST: $25pp (tables of six maximum).
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Harry Potter Trivia Night24 Nov 2018
Armidale SerVies Club from 5.30pm. $25pp (tables of six maximum). Kids welcome. Numerous prizes to give away. For more information and reserve table, phone PCYC Armidale on (02) 6772 1023.
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Markets in the Mall25 Nov 2018
Purchase fresh products from producers and possibly find the article that you have always wanted. The Mall, Beardy Street. TIME: 8.30am-1.00pm For more information or to book stall, phone Garry on 0418 249 912 or Demian on 0417 203 009 or email markets@armidaleamrotary.org.au.
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Market Sunday Concert - Tangos25 Nov 2018
Recorder player Alana Blackburn and guitarist Steve Thorneycroft will perform arrangements of Tangos by Piazzolla, Pujol and a new work by Thorneycroft. The concert, at Armidale Uniting Church in Rusden Street from 12.30pm, is free or by donation. www.alana-blackburn.com
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St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) 26 Nov 2018
St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) - 10am Tues, during school term Opportunity for children (0-5) to engage in free play, craft, singing and story time. A wonderful place for friendship among parents also. From Term 4, 2018, we'll be starting a new music and movement segment! St Mark's Anglican Chapel, University of New England If you have any questions, contact Penny on 0401309095 or Emily on 0434827353.
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Christmas in the Mall29 Nov 2018
Come and see the lighting of the Christmas tree, market stalls, Santa and his elves, live music and much more. Central Mall, Beardy Street. TIME: 5.00-10.00pm. For more information and event updates follow www.facebook.com/arc2350
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Armidale Dance Group1 Dec 2018
VENUE: Legacy House, 89 Faulkner Street TIME: 7.30-10.30pm COST: $9pp A "plate" for supper appreciated For more information, phone Hazel on 02 6775 2543 or email hcharles@bigpond.com
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2 Day Rotary Book Sale1 Dec 2018
One off mini book sale at the Armidale Racecourse on 1 & 2 December 2018 from 9am to 5pm.
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Smoke'n Iron Rod Run1 Dec 2018
New England Rods and Customs hosts the Hot Rod Show and Shine at Armidale Tourist Park from 2pm. Bring your family and friends to see all the amazing hot rods and custom cars in town for the weekend.
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Armidale Art Gallery exhibition opening1 Dec 2018
Members' Summer Exhibition. 6pm. Armidale Art Gallery, 168 Beardy Street Mall (upstairs - adjacent Carr's NewsXpress). For more information, phone 0421 990 336.
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Armidale Birdwatching Group2 Dec 2018
Venue: Dumaresq Dam, Booroolong Road Time: 8.00am (depart Visitor Information Centre, 82 Marsh Street) Bring food (morning tea and lunch), water, binoculars, sunscreen and hat, and wear stout shoes For more information and register to join group, phone Shirley on 02 6772 7262
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Armidale Symphony Orchestra - From Russia With Love2 Dec 2018
The final Armidale Symphony Orchestra concert in 2018 will be From Russia With Love, conducted by Bruce Myers. The concert will feature works by Khachaturian, Tchaikovsky and Rimsky-Korsakov. It will be performed in the University of New England’s Lazenby Hall from 3pm. https://www.trybooking.com/YVHY
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Armidale Art Gallery exhibition3 Dec 2018
Members' Summer Exhibition. Armidale Art Gallery, 168 Beardy Street Mall (upstairs - adjacent Carr's NewsXpress). Monday to Friday 10am – 5pm. Saturday and Market Sunday 10am – 1pm. For more information, phone 0421 990 336.
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St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) 3 Dec 2018
St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) - 10am Tues, during school term Opportunity for children (0-5) to engage in free play, craft, singing and story time. A wonderful place for friendship among parents also. From Term 4, 2018, we'll be starting a new music and movement segment! St Mark's Anglican Chapel, University of New England If you have any questions, contact Penny on 0401309095 or Emily on 0434827353.
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Sapphire Wind Farm Community Investment Roadshow5 Dec 2018
Sapphire Wind Farm is hosting Open House events across New England to launch the Sapphire Community Investment Fund. Drop into Armidale City Bowling Club between 1-7pm to chat to organisers about the investment opportunity. Presentation at 5.30pm. https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/sapphire-community-investment-roadshow-tickets-51386223578
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2018 Culture Fest 6 Dec 2018
The International Hub will be hosting Armidale's yearly Culture Festival showcasing a range of cultural experiences. Come and celebrate the many cultures from around the globe! Thursday 6 December from 5:00—8:30pm in Beardy Street Mall, Armidale. Dunya Alruhaimi 0484 595 457 dalruha2@une.edu.au https://www.facebook.com/events/585011781930207/
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Guyra Christmas Party7 Dec 2018
Brush up on your Christmas carols and get along to the Guyra Christmas Party. Activities start with the school children’s parade in Bradley Street at 5.30pm. The Rotary Club of Guyra is partnering with Council to provide a great night out for the whole family, including Christmas market stalls and a visit from Santa around 6pm. Guyra 2018 Citizen of the Year Dot Vickery will light the Christmas tree around 7pm.
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Guyra Christmas Party7 Dec 2018
Brush up on your Christmas carols and get along to the Guyra Christmas Party. Activities start with the school children’s parade in Bradley Street at 5.30pm. The Rotary Club of Guyra is partnering with Council to provide a great night out for the whole family, including Christmas market stalls and a visit from Santa around 6pm. Guyra 2018 Citizen of the Year Dot Vickery will light the Christmas tree around 7pm.
Foragefest
The Welder's Dog - Forage Fest 20188 Dec 2018
Craft Beer, Live Music and Good Food! The Ultimate Combination! Forage Fest 2018 15 of Australia's best Craft Beer Breweries coming together to create 15 new brews for you all using locally foraged ingredients from their area! And what better to pair them with then some unreal food and an amazing music line up. Kasey Chambers Tim Rogers Darren Hanlon The Tambourine Girls James Bennett Adi Toohey - DJ Ariane - DJ Music kicks off Midday with DJ sets taking you through to midnight. And all of this from the rooftop carpark over looking the city of Armidale! Tickets include a limited edition "Forage Fest" cup and 5 tasting tokens! Limited Tickets! Don't miss out! http://citycentremotorinn.com/forage-fest-2018/ https://www.moshtix.com.au/v2/event/forage-fest-2018/107272 Need somewhere to stay while you're in town?! Check out these accomodation packages
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St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) 10 Dec 2018
St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) - 10am Tues, during school term Opportunity for children (0-5) to engage in free play, craft, singing and story time. A wonderful place for friendship among parents also. From Term 4, 2018, we'll be starting a new music and movement segment! St Mark's Anglican Chapel, University of New England If you have any questions, contact Penny on 0401309095 or Emily on 0434827353.
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UNE Graduation - Medicine, Health, Psychology 13 Dec 2018
The end-of-year graduation for University of New England students in the Faculty of Medicine, Health and Psychology will be held on the lawns of Booloominbah Homestead at the University of New England. Starts at 4.30pm, so please be seated by 4.15pm. Event parking available on campus. www.une.edu.au/current-students/graduation/your-graduation/graduation-day www.une.edu.au/current-students/graduation/your-graduation
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UNE Graduation - Science, Agriculture, Business and Law14 Dec 2018
The end-of-year graduation for the Faculty of Science, Agriculture, Business and Law will be held on the lawns of Booloominbah Homestead at the University of New England. Starts at 4.30pm, so please be seated by 4.15pm. Event parking available on campus. www.une.edu.au/current-students/graduation/your-graduation/graduation-day www.une.edu.au/current-students/graduation/your-graduation
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Timomatic @ The SerVies14 Dec 2018
Multi-platnium selling artist Timomatic will be bringing his high energy show to Armidale, as part of his "MASH UP" Tour in 2018. Channel 7's Dance Boss Judge has taken the country by storm since appearing on Australia's Got Talent and releasing non-stop hits. Timomatic will be performing all his new music, plus his biggest hits such as Set It Off, If Looks Could Kill, Parachute and more. NOTE: All VIP ticket holders are required at venue at 5.00pm for the sound check experience. You will be experiencing the sound check party for a total of 20 mins. You will be able to ask the artist questions Armidale Ex-services Memorial Club, 137 Dumaresq Street. TIME: 5.00pm (Sound Check), 6.30pm (doors open), 7.00-11.00pm. COST: $29.01 (general), $49.01 (VIP Sound Check) - available from Club Reception or at events.ticketbooth.com.au/event/timomatic-armidale-concert-mash-up-tour. For more information, phone 02 6776 0800.
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UNE Graduation - Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences and Education15 Dec 2018
The University of New England will be holding the graduation for students from the Faculty of Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences and Education on the lawns of Booloominbah Homestead. Starts at 4.30pm, so please be seated by 4.15pm. Event parking available on campus. www.une.edu.au/current-students/graduation/your-graduation
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Operatic Recital @ St Peters15 Dec 2018
Experience the power and intimacy of these artists. Italian pianist, director and composer; Alessio Nelli joins soprano Michelle Ryan & mezzo-soprano Hannah Fraser to perform an intimate recital of operatic favourites. St Peter's Anglican Cathedral Parish Centre, Tingcombe Avenue. TIME: 7.30pm. COST: $35 (adult), $20 (child) - available from Carr's newsXpress (170 Beardy Street Mall, phone 02 6772 3534) or visit www.trybooking.com/427290 (30¢ booking fee applies). For more information, phone 02 6778 1233 or email hfraser@vocistupende.com.
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Farmers' Market & Car Boot Sale16 Dec 2018
Purchase fresh products from local producers and possibly find the article that you have always wanted. Curtis Park, adjacent Armidale Visitor Information Centre carpark (behind Hungry Jacks). TIME: 8.00am-1.00pm. For more information or book stall, contact 0476 539 204 or email armidalefarmersmarket@gmail.com.
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St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) 17 Dec 2018
St. Mark's Playtime (& Junior Jivers) - 10am Tues, during school term Opportunity for children (0-5) to engage in free play, craft, singing and story time. A wonderful place for friendship among parents also. From Term 4, 2018, we'll be starting a new music and movement segment! St Mark's Anglican Chapel, University of New England If you have any questions, contact Penny on 0401309095 or Emily on 0434827353.