Be the first ones to see the Art my Word 2022 pieces. A cocktail evening with cocktails (!), food, music with a twist, wine auction and great people! Come celebrate art and literacy in our community.
Pre-purchase tickets only. $55 Limited numbers.
3 Authors and Petite Champagne Breakfast.
To book your free tickets please call Macleay Island Community library on
3409 4243, email email@example.com, or in person 26 Russell Terrace, Macleay Island.
$5 bubbles. $5 sweet and savory plate.
Television producer and journalist Hendrik Gout is a multi-award winning Australian documentary filmmaker and author.
His book, Once Upon a Distant Journey, is an exploration of Australia’s unique history, culture, geography and natural beauty – all told from the seat of his 500cc 1984 Moto Guzzi motorcycle.
You may want to know more about the Islands’ floating rum distillery, or the great wheelie bin protest. Perhaps you’d like to know what year Jumpinpin was formed, or how a group of Islanders almost managed to have the Bay Islands secede from the Redland Shire Council. If so, this author talk is for you
Natalie Sprite has extensive experience with fiction writing, memoirs, song writing, teaching, mentoring and more. She has been short-listed for major prizes, published in prominent journals and anthologies, and won literary awards.
You will enjoy Natalie's talk: Life on the Page, which is an exploration of the joys and hazards of a life devoted to creativit
Art my Word, now in its second year, invite our creative
Community to participate in a judged literary exhibition challenge.
This annual project is aimed at improving the literary conversation
in an art based community
Each participant receive a random, second hand book to use as
inspiration for an art piece. Free choice of medium and free
interpretation. Curators encourage 2D and 3D, written and performance pieces.
Art my word 2022 will run from 30th of September to 3rd of October. = Art my Word long weekend ;)