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The Network is a community-based organisation linking people interested in city farming, community gardening and community food systems around Australia. Join the edible cities revolution — visit our Map Directory and list your garden. This is...

 Food, Health and Food Security

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ACF is Australia's national environment organisation. We are half a million people who speak out for a world where forests, rivers, people and wildlife thrive. We are proudly independent, non-partisan and funded by donations from...

 Environmental Organisations

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University of the Third Age (U3A) Hobart is a wholly self-funded, voluntary organisation formed in 1990 to provide lecture courses to its members, who are all aged 50 or over, in a wide range of...

 Seniors and Aged Care

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ARPA Over 50s Association is a self help, not for profit organisation, with the aim of enhancing the lifestyle of older people. Active Ageing – the process of optimising opportunities for physical, social and mental...

 Seniors and Aged Care

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Ravenhill Raptor Recovery  is a group of volunteers on the North-West coast of Tasmania, who work together to rescue, raise and rehabilitate injured and orphaned Tasmanian native wildlife.  Our group is also a proud member...

 Environmental Organisations

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The Tarkine is one of the world’s great wild places. It is an expansive 447,000 hectare wilderness area of recognised World Heritage significance in the North-West corner of Tasmania, Australia’s island state. The Tarkine contains...

 Environmental Organisations

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The Save the Tasmanian Devil Program (STDP) is the official response to the threat of extinction of the Tasmanian devil due to Devil Facial Tumour Disease (DFTD). The vision for the program is for an...

 Environmental Organisations

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The Wilderness Society is powered by over 30,000 Australians from all walks of life. We work to support the living world that makes all life possible. (Including our own.) Together, we're taking on transnational corporations,...

 Environmental Organisations

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Environment Tasmania is the conservation council - the peak group for environment organisations in the state. We're a not-for-profit, non-partisan campaigning organisation, with 18 member groups active on issues ranging from climate change to marine protection....

 Environmental Organisations

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EDO Tasmania is a non-profit community legal centre advising on environmental and planning law. Our aim is to increase public awareness of environmental laws and remedies, and help the community to secure a healthy, sustainable...

 Environmental Organisations

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Conservation Volunteers makes it easy for people to care for nature by volunteering on one of our many conservation projects across the country.  Volunteers come from a wide range of backgrounds and no prior skills or experience...

 Environmental Organisations, Volunteer Groups and Opportunities

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Based in Tasmania, DRILL works with both emerging professional artists and young local performers to create new and exciting works and is known for its high energy, visually spectacular contemporary dance-theatre projects.

 Performing Arts - Theatre, Dance, Music, etc

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The TasSwing website is all about swing and related forms of dancing in Tasmania. Although most of the information contained in this website is about swing dancing in Hobart, we would like to include details...

 Performing Arts - Theatre, Dance, Music, etc

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The Australian Society of Calligraphers is an active group of lettering artists of all skills, from enthusiastic beginners to professionals and even some who simply appreciate lettering and book arts. Although an age old art...

 Art, Craft and Cultural Groups

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There are over 30 quilting groups around the state that are affiliated with the Tasmanian Quilting Guild.

 Art, Craft and Cultural Groups

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The Australian Lace Guild was formed in 1979 in NSW to bring the lacemakers of Australia together. The National Administrive Committee is currently in Tasmania Members make lace for their own enjoyment and for their...

 Art, Craft and Cultural Groups

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Tasmania’s largest photographic club. There are many reasons to join Hobart Photographic Society.  We are a dynamic group of predominantly amateur photographers.  We welcome new members irrespective of skill levels.

 Art, Craft and Cultural Groups

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for all people with a love for embroidery, no matter what their skill level may be, to meet to share ideas, be inspired by one another and just enjoy taking time out to stitch, chat...

 Art, Craft and Cultural Groups

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The Art Deco & Modernism Society of Australia Inc (ADMSA) was formed in Melbourne in 1992 and has active chapters in Adelaide and Brisbane. ADMSA is dedicated to the preservation and celebration of aspects Art...

 Art, Craft and Cultural Groups

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Edge Radio is a not-for-profit community station, in Hobart, Tasmania. As Hobart’s only youth station, Edge Radio provides a mix of music, entertainment, local journalistic content and information to enhance Hobart’s cultural landscape. Edge Radio...

 Art, Craft and Cultural Groups, Volunteer Groups and Opportunities

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A non-profit organisation that provides general information on volunteering. Lots of information for volunteers, opportunities for volunteers. Through Volunteer Connect, volunteers can search the database for vacancies, and co-ordinators or managers can place free advertisements...

 Volunteer Groups and Opportunities

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Eat Well – Community Gardening Network– The Tasmanian Community Garden Network is supporting communities to establish and sustain community gardens in Tasmania. For a list of gardens in Tasmania visit the website. Eat Well Tasmania...

 Food, Health and Food Security

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Training and accommodation for disabled and a broad range of clients in order to confidently move more into the daily life of the community

 Support Organisations

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Physical Disability Council of Australia– PDCA is run entirely by people with physical disabilities, for people with physical disabilities. It does not discriminate on the basis of disability, nor does PDCA determine what a physical...

 Support Organisations

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Equal Opportunity Tasmania aims to foster a society free of discrimination, prejudice, bias and prohibited conduct by administering the Anti-Discrimination Act 1998(Tas)

 Multicultural Groups and Organisations, Support Organisations, Womens Groups and Support Organisations

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From its inception over 50 years ago, Meals on Wheels has grown to become a driving force of care in the community. In the course of a year, over 14.8 million meals are delivered by...

 Seniors and Aged Care, Volunteer Groups and Opportunities

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Abbeyfield Australia is a national not-for-profit community housing provider and the peak body representing 26 independent Abbeyfield Societies in towns and suburb across Australia. Abbeyfield Australia currently provides three types of affordable accommodation: assisted independent...

 Seniors and Aged Care

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The Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service is the managing authority of Tasmania's world-renowned reserve system and seeks to conserve the State's natural and cultural heritage while providing for sustainable use and economic opportunities for the...

 Environmental Organisations, Volunteer Groups and Opportunities

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TasPride– An organisation dedicated to celebrating and uniting the Tasmanian gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex community TasPride produce the TasPride Festival each year and host several other events throughout the year. TasPride also promote a...

 Art, Craft and Cultural Groups

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The Australian National Committee On Refugee Women, ANCORW, is a lobbying, advocacy and research group which works with and for refugee women and their families in order to bring about change in the refugee system...

 Womens Groups and Support Organisations

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Queensland Writers Centre is a community that champions writers across Queensland. We help writers at all stages of their writing journey develop skills to improve their craft, engage their readers and build a sustainable career.

 Writing and Literary Groups

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Children's Book Council of Australia is a volunteer-run organisation that encourages young people to read and enjoy books, promotes excellence in books for young people and encourages high standards of reviewing. Each state and territory...

 Writing and Literary Groups

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Adelaide Central Toastmasters Club is a dynamic, supportive group of professionals led by experienced members. Adelaide Central Toastmasters Club offers self paced speaking programs to develop your public speaking skills, and enhance leadership abilities. It is renowned for its focus on...

 Public Speaking and Personal Development

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Speaking Made Easy, the authorised body of The Penguin Club of Australia, was founded in Sydney in 1937 by women for women. The organisation provided an opportunity to develop speaking skills and confidence, in an...

 Public Speaking and Personal Development

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Toastmasters International is a not for profit training organisation that focuses on communication and leadership development. See their website to learn more about Toastmasters and to Find a Club in your area. http://www.toastmasters.org.au/

 Public Speaking and Personal Development

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University of Queensland Debating Society  The University of Queensland Debating Society (UQDS) is one of the oldest and most active student societies of the University of Queensland and is one of the most successful debating...

 Public Speaking and Personal Development

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University of Queensland Toastmasters: In March 2011, the doors were opened for a new Toastmasters club at the University of Queensland. Public speaking is a much-needed skill for staff and students at UQ, but it...

 Public Speaking and Personal Development

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The Queensland Debating Union was founded in the late 1940s and has conducted schools debating competitions in South East Queensland for over thirty years.

 Public Speaking and Personal Development

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There are over 100 Rostrum clubs in Australia, collectively containing nearly 1700 members.  Rostrum is a not-for-profit organisation and is not affiliated with any political or religious group. Rostrum clubs aim to help their members...

 Public Speaking and Personal Development

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Australian Speak Easy is a national organisation that provides support for people who stutter. Group meetings are held in most states. The website includes lots of information about stuttering and resources for those looking for assistance.

 Public Speaking and Personal Development

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Wildife rescue/welfare. Rescue and care of flying-foxes and microbats when they get into trouble in our urban environment which is becoming too regular, barbed wire, back yard fruit tree netting. Average 6 calls per day...

 Environmental Organisations

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Website promoting the idea of using verge gardens as wildlife corridors throughout cities and suburbs to increase habitat, help tackle urban heat effect and increase walkability. W: www.naturestrips.com.au F: @naturestrips.com.au The website includes a directory...

 Environmental Organisations

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AN AUSTRALIAN premiere comes to the Old Mill Theatre this November. Written by Allan Knee and directed by Sarah Christiner, The Man Who Was Peter Pan was the basis for the Oscar-winning film Finding Neverland...

 Performing Arts - Theatre, Dance, Music, etc, Perth November

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MIRROR, mirror on the wall – which theatre has a family pantomime with it all? The Secret of Snow White is being presented by the Wembley Theatre Company, providing a cavalcade of songs, visual comedy,...

 Performing Arts - Theatre, Dance, Music, etc, Perth November, Perth October

Posted 4 weeks ago by BCL Editor

The next Sydney Writers' Festival will be held from 27 April to 3 May 2020 Each year, Sydney Writers’ Festival presents more than 300 events, attracting audiences of up to 100,000 for a week-long conversation of...

 Sydney April, Sydney May, Writers Festivals

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Each year, the Festival alternates between Darwin and Alice Springs. With a thousand miles between locations, the festival shifts from the tropics to the desert, from wet to dry, from coastal to inland, from Larrakia to Arrernte country, creating a contrasting...

 Darwin NT May, Writers Festivals

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Capital Country Truffle Festival. The region celebrates these highly prized gems from late June to early August. http://www.trufflefestival.com.au/ Learn from celebrity chefs and other truffle experts. Join a truffle hunt or simply indulge in the...

 Canberra August, Canberra July, Canberra June, Food Festivals

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28 February - 15 March 2020 For more than 50 years the festival’s audiences have delighted in an outstanding mix of internationally acclaimed theatre productions, an eclectic array of world-class musicians, breathtaking dance pieces, renowned...

 Adelaide February, Adelaide March, Writers Festivals

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27 MARCH - 5 APRIL 2020 ADELAIDE & REGIONS For 10 days Tasting Australia is your passport to the premium, unprecedented eating and drinking experiences that only South Australia can offer. As one of the...

 Adelaide April, Food Festivals

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11 August 2019 Chocolate Winterfest is Latrobe's wickedly delicious festival celebrating all things chocolate as you escape from the bleakness of winter. Be indulged by events individually or successively as you immerse in this chocolate...

 Food Festivals, Hobart August

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Tennessee Williams’ most powerful and haunting play, The Glass Menagerie, is being staged at UWA’s Dolphin Theatre this October. Presented by the Graduate Dramatic Society and directed by Jane Hille, the classic American drama is...

 Performing Arts - Theatre, Dance, Music, etc, Perth October

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2-4 August 2019 Byron Writers Festival is a non-profit member organisation presenting workshops and events year-round, including the annual Festival. The Northern Rivers Writers’ Centre was incorporated in 1995, the home of the much-loved Byron...

 Sydney August, Writers Festivals

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28 SEPTEMBER 2019 The annual Curry Festival at Woolgoolga celebrates the unique history of the town. Woolgoolga is a seaside town on the Pacific Highway, approximately 550 km north of Sydney, 25 kilometres north of...

 Food Festivals, Sydney September

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CBCA Book Week 2019 Theme: Reading is My Secret Power Dates: 17 to 23 August 2019 Each year across Australia, the CBCA brings children and books together celebrating CBCA Book Week. During this time schools,...

 Adelaide August, Brisbane Queensland August, Canberra August, Darwin NT August, Hobart August, Melbourne August, Perth August, Sydney August, Writers Festivals

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Taste the Difference, Feel the Difference, Make a Difference Monday 9 – Sunday 15 September 2019 National Organic Week Australia (NOW) is a week of targeted media and locally-held activities designed to increase awareness of the...

 Adelaide September, Brisbane Queensland September, Canberra September, Darwin NT September, Food, Health and Food Security, Hobart September, Melbourne September, Perth September, Sydney September

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Wednesday 19 June to Saturday 29 June. The Emerging Writers’ Festival aims to develop, nurture and promote Australia’s new writing talent, creating platforms for connecting writing communities and their audiences. See also the National Writers' Conference 2019 on June 22...

 Melbourne June, Writers Festivals

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'Warped' is a musical variety show that challenges musical theatre boundaries by 'warping' two shows together in each number through linking themes or contexts. It is the same concept as the 2013 version of this...

 Art, Craft and Cultural Groups, Community Organisations, Melbourne October, Performing Arts - Theatre, Dance, Music, etc

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Please join us for Allegri Ensemble’s first concert with our new Musical Director, Jonathan Wallis, Faire is the Heaven – English choral anthems to uplift and inspire. Saturday October 12 at 7:30 pm in Scots...

 Hobart October, Performing Arts - Theatre, Dance, Music, etc

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PERTH author Chris Thomas has released his latest short story, an official spin-off using characters from the classic era of Doctor Who. Vampires of the Night features Professor Travers, who appeared in two 1960 Doctor...

 Writing and Literary Groups

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MEMORY and nostalgia are key elements of The Nightwatchman at Melville Theatre, as three people move into a new chapter of their lives. Written by Daniel Keene and directed by Siobhán O’Gara, the play follows...

 Performing Arts - Theatre, Dance, Music, etc, Perth September

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IF YOU knew a secret that could shatter a bride’s dream the night before her wedding, would you tell? That’s the premise of Roleystone Theatre’s production of Secret Bridesmaids’ Business, written by Elizabeth Coleman and...

 Performing Arts - Theatre, Dance, Music, etc, Perth October

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A PLAYFUL reflection on fame, desire and loneliness from Noël Coward is ready to serve up the laughs at the Old Mill Theatre. Directed by Barry Park, Present Laughter focuses on self-obsessed actor Garry Essendine...

 Performing Arts - Theatre, Dance, Music, etc, Perth October, Perth September

Posted 2 months ago by BCL Editor

Friday 6th December to Sunday 8th December 2019 Featured events include: Cherry Pie Eating Cherry Pip Spitting Street Parade Fireworks Young is in the heart of the Hilltops Region, less than two hours’ drive from...

 Canberra December, Food Festivals, Sydney December

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Uniforms 4 Kids is an innovative program repurposing donated law enforcement and emergency services organisations uniforms (which would have otherwise been disposed of) into beautiful and unique clothes made with love for children who have...

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy, Volunteer Groups and Opportunities

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Brisbane Tool Library promotes a sharing and circular economy and aims to reduce overconsumption by decreasing the purchase of infrequently used items by encouraging borrowing rather than buying tools.

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

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Remida Creative Reuse Centre - The centre collects off cuts for industry and makes them available to the community for a small membership fee. They also provide workshops that encourage looking at waste as a...

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

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Adelaide Sustainability Centre - Find out what you can do in your home, backyard, street and beyond Conservation Council SA - For nearly 50 years, The Conservation Council of South Australia (Conservation SA) has been...

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

TerraCycle is "Eliminating the Idea of Waste" by recycling the "non-recyclable." Whether it's coffee capsules from your home, pens from a school, or plastic gloves from a manufacturing facility, TerraCycle can collect and recycle almost...

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

OZHarvest Australia’s leading food rescue organisation, collecting quality excess food from commercial outlets and delivering it directly to more than 1300 charities supporting people in need across the country. Started in Sydney, now in a growing number of locations nation-wide

 Food, Health and Food Security, Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy, Volunteer Groups and Opportunities

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Hub for Sustainable Enterprise from UTS, Sydney supporting the work of diverse researchers, educators and business professionals who share a focus on sustainable enterprise

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Compost Revolution - started in Sydney, Australia-wide. Get a discounted worm farm, compost or bokashi bin delivered to your home and turn your food scraps into liquid fertiliser and rich soil. Website includes a tutorial and...

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

ShareWaste - connects people who wish to recycle their kitchen scraps with their neighbours who are already composting, worm-farming or keep chickens. Now you can divert waste from landfill while getting to know the people...

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

REDcycle - search for your local collection point for soft plastics, including bubble wrap and old green shopping bags, usually in participating supermarkets all around Australia. Plastics are transformed into products like outdoor furniture in Victoria.

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Reground - Melbourne business that collects coffee grounds from cafes and distributes to community gardens, private gardens in Melbourne. Turning waste into a resource.

 Sustainable Enterprises and the Circular Economy

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The Refugee Council of Australia (RCOA) is the national umbrella body for refugees and the organisations and individuals who support them. It has more than 200 organisational and over 900 individual members. See the website...

 Multicultural Groups and Organisations, Support Organisations, Volunteer Groups and Opportunities

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

The Australian Women’s Health Network (AWHN) is a health promotion advocacy organisation that provides a national voice on women’s health. AWHN has representatives from across Australia in all States and Territories with a membership base...

 Womens Groups and Support Organisations

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Zonta International is a leading global organization of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy. Originally included in District 16 (now located in New Zealand), Australia has been part of Zonta International since 1966...

 Community Organisations, Volunteer Groups and Opportunities, Womens Groups and Support Organisations

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Slow Food International – Slow Food is a non-profit, eco-gastronomic member-supported organization that was founded in 1989 to counteract fast food and fast life, the disappearance of local food traditions and people's dwindling interest in...

 Food, Health and Food Security

Posted 3 months ago by Adelaide Happy Wanderers

Adelaide Happy Wanderers – www.ahw.org.au An informal group of predominantly gay walkers and their friends, that meet monthly (first Sunday) and take part in walks, usually in the Adelaide environs.

 Social Groups

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

The next Brisbane Writers Festival will be held from 5 - 8 September 2019 at the State Library of Queensland and QAGOMA. We present over 150 events at the State Library of Queensland and QAGOMA...

 Brisbane Queensland September, Writers Festivals

Posted 3 months ago by Firefly Solutions

From the sparkling beaches to sweeping hinterland vistas, it is no surprise that a plethora of artistic souls call Noosa home and draw inspiration from all region offers. An art lovers delight, Noosa Open Studios...

 Art, Craft and Cultural Groups, Brisbane Queensland August, Community Organisations

Posted 4 months ago by BCL Editor

Forum is a Queensland-wide public speaking organisation with local, friendly groups who meet regularly to help each other be confident and effective communicators for their professional and personal lives. When you join Forum, we guarantee...

 Public Speaking and Personal Development

Posted 4 months ago by Gayle BCL

The Arts are for Everyone Access Arts has been working to support people with disability or disadvantage for 35 years. We believe that everybody deserves quality access to arts activities and the opportunity to work...

 Art, Craft and Cultural Groups, Support Organisations

Posted 4 months ago by BCL Editor

Held in June each year, Williamstown Literary Festival previous event... WLF 2019 CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE "We will host and celebrate these voices in politics, the media, from screen to page, from true crime fetishism...

 Melbourne June, Writers Festivals