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News

Thu 25 Jul 2024 to Sun 28 Jul 2024
Program Announced

Yarra City Council’s annual winter music festival Leaps and Bounds returns July 25 to Sunday July 28.

Thu 23 May 2024 to Sat 15 Jun 2024

Not-for-profit contemporary art space West Space presents their 2024 Fundraiser: Kin, May 23 - June 15.

Kin celebrates kinship and the artists in our community, some of the most exciting creatives in Naarm/Melbourne and beyond.

Be the first to see the work of over 70 artists, Thursday 23 May, 6 → 9pm featuring drinks, snacks and special guest DJs - find more info at westspace.org.au/program/fundraiser-2024.

Sat 23 Mar 2024

Join Circus Nexus for their open day and the official launch of their brand-new venue in Preston!

Circus Nexus invites the community to step into the captivating world of circus arts at the much-anticipated launch of its new venue at 1 Chifley Drive, Preston on Saturday March 23 between 11.30am-3.30pm.

This free event promises a day filled with exciting workshops, mesmerizing performances, informative tours, and delicious treats for everyone.

For further info head to circusnexus.com.au.

Thu 1 Feb 2024 to Thu 29 Feb 2024

Thank you to all of the incredible bands, DJs, artists and performers that joined or renewed their membership throughout February for the PBS Performer Drive. 

Now, to the winners!

1st Prize Winner: Robbie Belchamber - Performer Member of Soak

Fri 24 Nov 2023 to Sun 26 Nov 2023

Marysville Music Weekend has brought the best of Americana, blues and folk artists to the picturesque mountain town of Marysville since 2015 and returns this year from November 24-26. Tickets are on sale now.

Festival organisers are delighted to announce that Australian music queen Kate Ceberano and psych-folk storyteller William Crighton will be heading the line-up for the 2023 event, with something for everyone this year in a series of featured concerts over the weekend.

Thu 23 Nov 2023

Strathbogie Forest on Taungurung land, in North East Victoria is an old growth forest and home to the endangered greater glider, powerful owl, and many more species of flora and fauna. The forest has been under threat from loggers for some time, and community organisation Save Our Strathbogie Forest stopped logging and established protection for the site a few years ago.

Thu 23 Nov 2023 to Sun 26 Nov 2023

PBS Presents the premiere music event of Victoria's Bellarine Peninsula, the 25th annual Queenscliff Music Festival.

QMF have just announced a second round of artists for 2023, joining a stacked first announcement and news that they've added an extra 24 hours to the festival this year!

Thu 16 Nov 2023 to Thu 28 Mar 2024

MPAVILION OPENS TADAO ANDO-DESIGNED PAVILION, KICKING OFF MILESTONE TENTH YEAR!

Since 2014, the Naomi Milgrom Foundation has commissioned extraordinary architects, artists and designers to create unique pieces for each MPavilion – elevating their careers and enhancing visitor experiences. In celebration of their milestone decade, this year’s MPavilion program will be anchored by 10 creative commissions spanning art, design, fashion, food, literature and music.

Fri 6 Oct 2023 to Sat 2 Dec 2023

In celebration of diversity, creativity, and the enduring spirit of the Pop Art movement, Your DNA Creative Arts has announced PopAble: a captivating exhibition that spotlights the remarkable talents of artists with physical and intellectual disabilities.

This inspiring showcase will take place from October 6 - December 2, 2023 at Your DNA Gallery in Croydon. PopAble draws its inspiration from the iconic Pop Art movement and transforms it into a powerful platform for artists with disabilities to express themselves and share their unique perspectives with the world.