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					                                      ARTS COMPETITIONS
                                              &
                                          FESTIVALS
                                              IN
                                      WESTERN AUSTRALIA
                                             2005




The material is arranged alphabetically in the following sections:


          2005 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
          Arts Competitions and Festivals in WA Summary Table

          SECTION A – OPEN COMPETITIONS

          SECTION B – ART COMPETITIONS IN ASSOCIATION
          WITH AGRICULTURAL SHOWS

          SECTION C – FESTIVALS

Prepared by: Katherine Browne-Cooper
This list is as complete as our research has been able to make it. If we have omitted your competition
or one known to you, we would be grateful to receive details. While every effort is made to ensure the
listings are correct, we are unable to guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
The list is updated annually in hard copy and, as information is given to us, on our web page.




               Information and Resource Centre
               Department of Culture & the Arts
               PO Box 8349
               Perth Business Centre WA 6849
               Tel: 08 9224 7300 Fax: 08 9224 7301
               E-mail: kathb@artswa.dca.wa.gov.au
               Web site: http:/www.dca.wa.gov.au




Arts Competitions & Festivals in Western Australia 2004

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                                       2005 CALENDAR OF EVENTS

                                 Arts Competitions and Festivals in WA

                                               Summary Table


 DATE                 EVENT                                                  LOCATION            SECTION

 JANUARY
 January -March       City of Gosnells Lotteries Summer Concerts             Gosnells              C
 15-24                Busselton Festival                                     Busselton             C
 21-22                City of Stirling Revival! Rock 'n' Roll Festival       Scarborough Beach     C
 23                   Joondalup Little Feet Festival                         Joondalup             C
 26                   City of Rockingham Indigenous Arts Expo                Rockingham            A
 26-1 Feb             Town of Vincent Photographic Competition               Leederville           A
 28 Jan- 27 Feb       Mundaring Shire Invitation Acquisition Exhibition      Mundaring             A
 29-30                Cuballing Arts Exhibition & Rose Festival              Cuballing             A
 FEBRUARY
 Feb – April          City of Subiaco “Shaun Tan Award for Young Artists”    Subiaco               A
 Feb – May            City of Subiaco “Tim Winton Award for Young Writers”   Subiaco               A
 6 – 27               Nedlands Summer Concerts in the Park                   Nedlands              C
 11 Feb – 24 Mar      Bunbury South West Times Survey                        Bunbury               A
 11 Feb – 6 Mar       University of W A. Perth International Arts Festival   Perth                 C
 12 – 27              City of South Perth Fiesta                             South Perth           C
 13                   Nedlands Kite Festival                                 Nedlands              C
 17 – 27              WAMi Festival, Conference & Awards                     Various               A
 18 – 20              Boyup Brook Country Music Festival & Awards            Boyup Brook           A
 20                   Rockingham Blues Festival                              Rockingham            C
 21 -                 Over the Fence Comedy Film Festival                    Various               C
 21 – 22              Collie River Valley Weekend                            Collie                C
 26                   TADAJA Dance Jam Ausdance                              Perth                 C
 27                   Tropfest Short Film Festival                           Fremantle             C
 MARCH
 Feb – April          City of Subiaco “Shaun Tan Award for Young Artists”    Subiaco               A
 Feb – May            City of Subiaco “Tim Winton Award for Young Writers”   Subiaco               A
 March                Canning Arts Centre Open Day                           Riverton              A
 March                Broomehill Boatshow & Aquafest                         Broomehill            C
 1 – 31               Festival of Melville                                   Various               C
 4–6                  Lions Art Show                                         Dunsborough           A
 4–6                  Nannup Music Festival                                  Nannup                 c
 4–6                  Rotary Club of Fremantle Art Sale & Exhibition         Fremantle             A
 5–7                  Hyde Park Community Fair                               Hyde Park             C
 6                    Corymbia Community Festival Kalamunda                  Kalamunda             C
 6                    Lions Sunset Jazz Festival                             Rockingham            C


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 DATE                 EVENT                                                      LOCATION         SECTION

 6 – 20               City of Gosnells Fringe Festival                           Gosnells           C
 6 Mar – 11 Apr       Lake Grace Art Exhibition                                  Lake Grace         A
 11 – 12              Wagin Woolorama Art Show                                   Wagin              A/B
 12                   WA Screen Awards                                           Fremantle          A
 13                   Mindarie Festival                                          Mindarie           C
 18 – 20              Perth College Art Exhibition                               Mt Lawley          A
 18 – 29              City of Albany Art Prize                                   Albany             A
 18 – 9               Busselton Comedy Carnivale                                 Busselton          C
                                                                                 Civic Gardens,
 19                   Opera in the Gardens                                                          C
                                                                                 Stirling
 19                   Mandjar Art Awards                                         Mandurah           A
 19                   Katanning –Great Southern Multicultural Festival           Katanning          C
 19 – 20              Joondalup Festival                                         Joondalup          C
 19 – 21              City of Gosnells – Goz Carnival                            Gosnells           C
 19 – 28              York Society Photographic Awards                           York               A
 19 Mar – 9 April     Williams Gateway Wine and Art Event                        Williams           A
 20                   Carine Community Fair                                      Carine             C
 24 Mar – 1 April     Broome Arts & Music Festival                               Broome             C
 24 – 28              Beverley Annual Art Purchase Exhibition                    Beverley           A
 25 – 28              Flickerfest International short film Festival              Mosman Park         c
 25 – 27              Moora Country Campout                                      Moora              C
 29 Mar – 3 April     Minnawarra Art Award- City of Armadale                     Armadale           A
 APRIL
 Feb – April          City of Subiaco “Shaun Tan Award for Young Artists”        Subiaco            A
 Feb – May            City of Subiaco “Tim Winton Award for Young Writers”       Subiaco            A
 6 Mar – 11 Apr       Lake Grace Art Exhibition                                  Lake Grace         A
 April                Nungarin Autumn Art Collection (inaugural exhibition)      Nungarin           A
 April                City of Bayswater Autumn Dance Festival                    Bayswater          C
 April                Rockingham Craft Awards                                    Rockingham         A
 April/May            Local Vision Exhibition Geraldton                          Geraldton          A
 2                    Kellerberrin Keela Dreaming Indigenous Cultural Festival   Kellerberrin       C
 2–3                  Capel Fest Art Classic/ Capel Fest                         Capel              A/C
 2–3                  City of Armadale Minnawarra Festival                       Armadale           C
 3                    Autumn River Festival                                      Bayswater          C
 8–9                  Kalamunda Agricultural Show                                Kalamunda          B
 10 – 17              Fisk!oh!five! City of Rockingham Youth Art Awards          Rockingham         A
 11 – 15              Jump Jam Ausdance                                          Perth              C
 15 – 17              Rhythms in the Outback Music Festival                      Kalgoorlie         C
 15 – 17              Fairbridge Festival                                        Pinjarra           C
 23 – 28              City of Stirling Art Award                                 Stirling           A
 27 April – 25 May    Local Vision Exhibition Geraldton                          Geraldton          A
 30 April – 8 May     Mosman Moods Art Exhibition                                Mosman Park        A

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 DATE                 EVENT                                                       LOCATION         SECTION

 MAY
 Feb – May            City of Subiaco “Tim Winton Award for Young Writers”        Subiaco            A
 May                  City of Wanneroo Art Awards                                 Wanneroo           A
 May                  Derby King Tide Day                                         Derby              C
 May – September      City of Subiaco “Subiaco Local History Awards”              Subiaco            A
 1–2                  Boyup Brook May Medley Art Affair                           Boyup Brook        A
 6–9                  City of Mandurah Stretch Art & Community Festival           Mandurah           C
 3 – 13               City of Wanneroo Art Awards                                 Wanneroo           A
 8 – 16               Dance Week                                                                     C
 12 – 16              Canning “Windows to Quality” Classic Craft event            Riverton           A
 19 – 22              City of Mandurah Stretch Art & Community Festival           Mandurah           C
 16 – 29              WA Print Media Awards                                       Northbridge        A
 21 – 28              Harvey Art Prize                                            Harvey             A
 28                   Closing date for Katherine Susannah Pritchard SciFi Award   Perth              A
 28 May – 2 June      Town of Cambridge Art Award                                 Floreat            A
 JUNE
 June – September     City of Subiaco Photographic Awards                         Subiaco            A
 June (Date TBC)      Town of Vincent Art Award                                   Leederville        A
 June                 Derby Moonrise Rock Festival                                Derby              C
 3–6                  Margaret River Rotary Directory Cover Art Competition       Margaret River     A
 4–6                  Pinjarra Rotary Club Art Exhibition                         Pinjarra           A
 5–6                  Derby Moonrise Rock Festival                                Derby              C
 5–7                  Pinjarra Rotary Club Art Exhibition                         Pinjarra           A
 15                   Closing date for Hadow / Stuart Short Story Competition     Perth              A
 19 June -18 July     Derby‟s Boab Festival                                       Derby              C
 24-26 June           MLC Collegians & Friends Art Exhibition                     Claremont          A
 30 June- 10 July     Revelation Film Festival                                    various            C
 JULY
 July                 Cossack Art Award                                           Karratha           A
 July                 100%control Avon Rock Band Festival                         Northam            C
 July                 Derby Boab Festival                                         Derby              C
 July                 Derby Mowanjum Festival                                     Derby              C
 July                 West Australian Pianists Competition                        Perth              A
  st
 1 week               Exmouth Art Quest                                           Exmouth            A
 July                 Kimberley Art Prize                                         Derby              A
 July / August        City of Belmont Art & Photographic Exhibition               Belmont            A
 1 – 10               Canning Art Award                                           Riverton           A
 5–9                  Dance at Country Week                                       various            C
 8 – 16               Perth Bone & Tissue Bank Art Exhibition & Sale of Works     South Perth        A
 20 – 24              Arthritis Foundation Art/Craft Exhibition & Sale            Northbridge        A
 30 – 31              FeNaCling Festival                                          Karratha           A


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 DATE                 EVENT                                                         LOCATION        SECTION

 AUGUST
 Aug/Sept             Shark Bay Art Exhibition                                      Shark Bay         A
 August               Northam Art Prize                                             Northam           A
 August               Avon Valley Arts Society Eisteddfod Concert                   Northam           C
                      City of Armadale Student Art Award & Outside the Frame Art
 August                                                                             Armadale          A
                      Award
 August               Joondalup Eisteddfod                                          Joondalup         C
 August               City of Bayswater North of Perth Music Festival               Bayswater         C
 August               Northam Art Prize                                             Northam           A
 August 2006          Bassendean Art Exhibition & Awards                            Bassendean        A
 3 – 31               City of Melville Sculpture Award                              Applecross        A
 6–7                  Tom Price Nameless Festival                                   Tom Price         C
 10 – 29              Broome Shinju Matsuri Festival                                Broome            C
 12 – 15              Town of Bassendean Photographic Award                         Bassendean        A
 12 – 21              Nannup art & Photo Exhibition                                 Nannup            A
 14                   Katharine Susannah Prichard Science Fiction/ Fantasy Award    Greenmount        A
 18 Aug –9 Oct        Bunbury Biennale                                              Bunbury           A
 20                   Beverley Agricultural Show                                    Beverley          B
 26 – 27              Balingup Medieval Carnivale                                   Balingup          C
 26 – 28              Bunbury Catholic College Art Extraordinaire                   Bunbury           A
 27                   Corrigin Agricultural Show                                    Corrigin          B
 27                   Opera Under The Stars                                         Broome            C
 27 Aug – 3 Sept      City of Melville Art Awards                                   Applecross        A
 SEPTEMBER
 Sept/Oct             Fremantle Shell Print Award                                   Fremantle         A
 September            Victoria Park Art Award                                       Victoria Park     A
 September            City of South Perth Art Award                                 South Perth       A
     st
 1 2 weeks in
                      Coolgardie Art Prize and Exhibition                           Coolgardie        A
 Sept
 2–4                  Trinity College Art Exhibition                                East Perth        A
 3                    Koorda Agricultural Show                                      Koorda            B
 5 – 25               Victoria Park Art Award                                       Victoria Park     A
 6 – 10               Mukinbudin Spring Festival                                    Mukinbudin        C
 7 – 21               City of Joondalup Invitation Art Award                        Joondalup         A
 7–8                  Newdegate Machinery Field Days Art Exhibition & Competition   Newdegate         B
 9                    Quairading & Districts Agricultural Show                      Quairading        B
 9 – 10               North Midlands Agricultural Show Art Exhibition               Carnamah          B
 10                   Northampton Agricultural Show                                 Northampton       B
 16 – 17              Dalwallinu Biennial Arts & Crafts Event                       Dalwallinu        C
 16 – 18              Sprung Writers Festival                                       Albany            A
 16 – 25              Broome Shinju Matsuri Festival                                Broome            C
 17                   Kellerberrin & Districts Agricultural Show                    Kellerberrin      B


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 DATE                 EVENT                                                 LOCATION         SECTION

 24 Sept – 1 Oct      Perth Royal Show Open Art Exhibition                  Claremont         A/B
 29 Sept –2 Oct       Qfest- Cue Outback Festival                           Cue                C
 OCTOBER
 October              West End Festival                                     Perth              C
 October              Artrage Festival                                      Various            C
 October              Hedland Art Award                                     Port Hedland       A
 October              Mangowine Magic Concert                               Nungarin           C
 October              Pride WA Festival                                     Various            C
 Oct – Nov            City of Kalgoorlie- Boulder Art Exhibition            Boulder            A
 1                    Northampton Art Prize                                 Northampton        A
 8 – 23               Award Winners Exhibition Mandurah City                Mandurah City      A
 8–9                  Swan Valley –Spring in the Valley                     Swan Valley        C
                      Cockburn Community & Cultural Council Arts & Crafts
 8–9                                                                        Hamilton Hill      A
                      Exhibition
 9 – 17               Geraldton Sunshine Festival                           Geraldton          C
 14 – 15              Esperance Agricultural Show                           Esperance          B
 14 – 15              Harvey Agricultural Show                              Harvey             B
 14 – 15              Narrogin Agricultural Show                            Narrogin           B
 15                   Kojonup Agricultural Show                             Kojonup            B
 15                   Williams Art & Craft Open Day                         Williams           A
 15 – 23              York Society Art & Craft Awards                       York               A
 15 – 30              Artrage                                               Perth              C
 16 – 17              Tammin Agricultural Show and Art Prize                Tammin             B
 22                   Brunswick Agricultural Show                           Brunswick          B
 22                   Katanning Agricultural Show & Trade Fair              Katanning          B
 23                   City of Mandurah AWE Exhibition                       Mandurah           A
 25 & 30              Town of Kwinana Festivals                             Kwinana            C
 26 – 28              Saltbush Music Youth Festival                         Katanning          C
 29                   Kwinana Festival Fair Day                             Kwinana            C
 29                   Gidgegannup Show                                      Gidgegannup        B
 29 – 30              Narrogin Spring Festival                              Narrogin           C
 30 –19 November      City of Wanneroo Beach to Bush Festival
 NOVEMBER
 November             Awesome Festival                                      Perth              C
 November 2006        Maylands Fire & Earth Festival                        Maylands           C
 1                    Upper Blackwood Agricultural Show                     Boyup Brook        C
 3–6                  Boddington Arts & Crafts Exhibition & Awards          Boddington         A
 5–6                  5Art Festival Open Art Exhibition                     Mundaring          A/C
 11 – 12              Albany Agricultural Show                              Albany             B
 11 – 13              Blues at Bridgetown                                   Bridgetown         C
 11 – 20              Creations Annual Art Exhibition                       Landsdale          A
 17 – 20              Margaret River Wine Region Festival                   Margaret River     C

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 DATE                 EVENT                                 LOCATION       SECTION

 18 – 19              Collie Agricultural Show              Collie           B
 18 – 27              Awesome Festival                      Various          C
 19 – 27              Fremantle Festival                    Fremantle        C
 23                   BankWest Contemporary Art Prize       Perth            A
 25 – 26              Wanneroo Agricultural Show            Wanneroo         B
 26                   Exmouth Festival of the Trees         Exmouth          C
 DECEMBER
 2–3                  Osborne Park Agricultural Society     Osborne Park     C
 3                    City of Gosnells Gozzy Rock                            C
 4–5                  Bazaar 2005 at Fremantle Art Centre   Fremantle        C
 4                    East Fremantle Festival               E Fremantle      C
 31 Dec 2005          Tom Collins Poetry Prize              Cottesloe        A




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                          SECTION A                       Beverley Annual Art Purchase Exhibition 24-
                                                          28 March (Easter) 2005
                 OPEN COMPETITIONS                        Contact: Secretary Anne Rayner, PO Box 112
                                                          Beverley WA 6304.Tel: 9641 6116 Fax; 9646
                                                          1530 Email: salolive@westnet.com.au
                                                          Awards: Total prize money $4,500

5Art Festival Open Art Exhibition,                        Boddington Arts & Crafts Exhibition &
Ist weekend in November 2005                              Awards 3-6 November 2005
Closing date for entries: October 2005                    Contact: Art & Craft Centre, PO Box 98,
Contact: Mundaring Arts Centre Tel: 9299 6788             Boddington 6390, Tel: 9883 8282
7190 Grt Eastern Highway Mundaring WA 6073
Tel: 9295 3991 Fax: 9295 3994                             Bunbury Biennale 18 August – 9 October
                                                          2005
Arthritis Foundation - Friends of the                     Contact: Kirsty Batrick
Foundation Art Exhibition & Sale 20-24 July               Bunbury Regional Art Galleries, Tel: 9721 8616
2005                                                      Fax: 9721 7423 Email: mail@brag.org.au
Venue: Central TAFE Art Gallery 12 Aberdeen               Website: www.brag.org.au
Street, Northbridge                                       City of Bunbury will purchase works to value of $8000
Contact: Nadine Smock or Maggie Richardson
Arthritis Centre, 17 Lemnos St, Shenton Park              Bunbury Catholic College Art Extraordinaire
WA 6008.Tel: 9388 2199 Fax: 9388 4488                     26-28 August 2005
E-mail: nadines@arthritiswa.org.au                        Contact: Jodie Gysen Tel: 9721 0000.
Awards: The Godfrey Pembroke Exchange Plaza               E-mail: jgysen@bccwa.wa.edu.au
Art Award Margaret Hatcher Memorial Award The             Web Site: www.bccwa.wa.edu.au
Evan Owen Memorial Art Award                              Exhibition, sale and auction of paintings, sculpture,
                                                          woodwork, & pottery
Arts Exhibition and Rose Festival
29-30 January 2005                                        Bunbury-South West Times Survey February
Venue: Cuballing Function Centre                          11- 24 March 2005
Contact: Graham Cardell Cuballing Tavern:                 Contact: Bunbury Regional Art Galleries: 64
C/- PO Cuballing 6311 Tel: 9883 6032                      Wittenoom St Bunbury WA 6230.
Or Qualup Bell Nursery 9881 6702                          Tel: 9721 8616 Fax: 9721 7243
Awards: over $1500 in prizes                              E-mail: mail@brag.org.au Web:
                                                          www.brag.org.au Entries available on website
Award Winners Exhibition Mandurah City 8 –                Awards: $10.000
23 October 2005                                           Open to all residents in the South West
Venue; Mandurah Performing Arts Centre
Gallery .Contact: Lyn Dickman                             Canning Art Award 1-10 July 2005
19 Silverton Crescent, Estuary Park. Mandurah             Contact: Canning Arts Centre,
WA 6210 Tel: 9535 2543.                                   Cnr. High & Riley Roads Riverton WA 6148.
Entry by invitation. Art & sculpture exhibition & sale.   Tel: 9457 9600 Fax: 9354 7079
                                                          E-mail: cag@ca.com.au
BankWest Contemporary Art Prize,                          Awards: Total $4050– 5 categories
23 November 2005
Closing date applications: 14 March 2005                  Canning Windows to Quality Classic Craft
Contact: C/- Perth Galleries                              (Inaugural event) Award 12-16 May 2005
61 Forrest St. Subiaco WA 6008                            Contact: as above
Tel: 9380 9595 Fax: 9380 9596                             Awards: to be confirmed
E-mail: norah.ohrt@bankwest.com.au
Awards: $15,000 and $2,000 People‟s Choice                Capel Fest Art Classic 2-3 April 2005
                                                          Contact: Bonnie Allen Tel: 9727 2589
Bassendean Art Exhibition and Awards                      Venue: Capel Town Hall
August 2006                                               E-mail: bonnie@peppermint.com.au

Bassendean Photographic Exhibition and                    City of Albany Art Prize 18 - 29 March 2005
Awards 12-15 August 2005                                  Entries close: 4 March 2005
Contact: Megan Silva, The Leisure Services                Contact: Annette Grant
Branch of the Town of Bassendean, 48 Old                  Tel: (08) 9844 7914 Fax: (08) 9844 7914
Perth Rd Bassendean WA 6054 Tel: 9377 8000                P.O. Box 484, Albany WA 6331
Email: msilva@bassendean.wa.gov.au                        Awards: Approx $12,000 in prize money
Awards: $4,000
                                                          City of Armadale “Outside the Frame”
                                                          Student Art Award August 2005


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Contact: Sue Allen 9399 0148                             City of Melville Cultural Development Officer
E-mail: sallen@armadale.wa.gov.au                        Arts Locked Bag 1,Booragoon WA 6954 Tel:
Open to all Year 11 and 12 students in the               9364 0667 E-mail: lord@melville.wa.gov.au
southeast metro region.
Awards: 5 categories.                                    City of Perth Art Award 2005
                                                         Contact: Arts & Cultural Development Officer,
City of Armadale Student Art Award August                City of Perth, GPO Box C120 Perth WA 6839,
2005                                                     Tel: 9461 3154 Fax 9461 3086. E-mail:
Entries: Contact Sue Allen 9399 0148 (City of            Helen_curtis@city of perth.wa.gov.au
Armadale, Locked Bag 2, Armadale 6992)                   Awards: TBC Award for Excellence
Email: sallen@armadale.wa.gov.au                         (acquisitive) & 3 commendations of each
Art award open to Year 8-10 students from City of
Armadale. Entry is free.                                 City of Rockingham Craft Awards TBC
                                                         Dorothy Liley Gallery
City of Bayswater Art Exhibition & Awards                Contact Arts & Crafts Council 9592 7330
2005                                                     PO Box 153, Rockingham WA 6168
Contact: Sarah Silvester
City of Bayswater PO Box 467, Morley WA 6943             City of South Perth Art Award September
Tel: 9272 0662                                           2005
Awards: Various (Total of over $4,000 in 2004)           Venue: Heritage House, Mill Point Rd, South
                                                         Perth. Contact: Marnie Brewer Tel: 9474 0705
City of Belmont Art & Photographic                       Email: marnieb@southperth.wa.gov.au
Exhibition July - August 2005                            City of South Perth, Cnr Sandgate St & South
City of Belmont 9477 7208 Fax: 9478 1473                 Tce South Perth, WA 6151
215 Wright St, Cloverdale 6105                           Email: rosario.julie@stirling.wa.gov.au
E-mail: recreation@belmont.wa.gov.au                     Awards: City of South Perth Award (non
Awards: $4,000 in prizes.                                acquisitive) TBC
City of Joondalup Invitation Art Award                   City Of Stirling Art Award 23-28 April 2005
7-21 September 2005                                      Reception Centre, City of Stirling Civic Complex
Contact: Belinda Cobby, 9400 4924 City of                Cedric St, Stirling. Contact: Julie Rosario
Joondalup, PO Box 21, Joondalup WA 6027                  City Of Stirling Civic Place Stirling WA 6021
Tel: 9400 4924                                           Tel: 9345 8562 Fax: 9345 8658.
Email: belinda.cobby@joondalup.wa.gov.au                 Awards: total over $7,000
Registration of Interest closes 28 January 2005.
Awards: $10,000 acquisitive Joondalup Art Award;         City Of Stirling Student Literary Award 2006
$1,000 Resort Award for Excellence; $1,000               Contact: Joanna Andrew, Library Administration,
Jacksons Popular Choice Award.
                                                         City Of Stirling, Civic Place Stirling WA 6021.
Application forms on website.
www.joondalup.wa.gov.au/links/artaward                   Tel: 9345 8816 Fax: 9345 8658.
                                                         Awards: Book vouchers to winners.
City Of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Art Exhibition,
2005 Dates TBC                                           City of Subiaco "Shaun Tan Award for Young
Venue: Goldfields Art Centre.                            Artists" - February/April 2005
Contact: Alison O‟Toole, Locked Bag 22,                  Entries close first week of April.
Kalgoorlie 6433Tel: 09088 6905                           Contact: Subiaco Library 9381 5088 or
E-mail: A.O‟Toole@curtin.edu.au                          E-mail: library@subiaco.wa.gov.au
Awards: Various categories with cash prizes
                                                         City of Subiaco "Subiaco Local History
City Of Melville Art Awards 27 August – 3                Awards" May/September 2005
September 2005                                           Award launched May, entries close September,
Entries Close: 5 August 2005                             presentation ceremony November.
Contact: Lee Ord, Cultural Development Officer,          Contact Subiaco Library 9381 5088
Arts, City of Melville PO Box 130 Applecross             E-mail: library@subiaco.wa.gov.au
WA 6953 Tel: 9364 0667, E-mail:
lord@melville.wa.gov.au                                  City of Subiaco "Tim Winton Award for
Awards: Total non-acquisitive prize money -              Young Writers" - February/May 2005
$7000.                                                   Award launched February 2005, entries close
                                                         last week of May. Contact Subiaco Library 9381
City of Melville Sculpture Award 3 – 31                  5088 or E-mail library@subiaco.wa.gov.au
August 2005
Held at: Swan House, Heathcote Museum &                  City of Subiaco Photographic Awards" -
Gallery, Duncraig Road, Applecross WA 6153               June/September 2005
Entries close: Friday 23 July 2005


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Award launched June, entries close mid August,            Fremantle Shell Print Award September to
exhibition & presentation of awards early                 October 2005 (date TBC)
September. Contact Community Development                  Venue: Fremantle Arts Centre
Department 9237 9222or email                              Entries: available February 2005
city@subiaco.wa.gov.au                                    Works to been executed within 2 years prior
                                                          closing date. Contact:
City of Wanneroo Art Awards – 3-13 May                    hollys@fremantle.wa.gov.au
2005                                                      Web: www.fac.org.au
Entries close: 15 April 2005                              PO Box 891 Fremantle WA 6959
Contact: Kristy Costello Tel: 9405 5000                   Tel: 9432 9555 Fax: 9430 6613.
Community Arts Officer, City of Wanneroo                  Awards: $7,000 acquisitive, $3,000 non
E-mail: Kristy.Costello@wanneroo.wa.gov.au                acquisitive
Awards: various
                                                          Harvey Art Prize Exhibition 21 - 28 May 2005
Cockburn Community & Cultural Council                     Entries close: 16 May 2005
Arts & Crafts Exhibition 8-9 October 2005                 Contact: Mrs Ellen Cox, PO Box 380 Harvey WA
Entries close: 16 September 2005                          6220, Tel:/Fax: 9733 5121.
Contact: Arlene Crane, PO Box 341 Hamilton                E-mail: ejtacox@starwon.com.au
Hill WA 6163. Tel: 9418 4090.                             Awards: Oils $1000, Watercolour $1000, Pastel
Awards: Good sectional Awards                             $1000 Portrait $400

Coolgardie Art Prize and Exhibition,                      Hedland Art Award October 2005
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1 2 weeks in September 2005                               Contact: Courthouse Arts Centre & Gallery Co-
Entries close: Friday 15 August                           ordinator, PO Box 41 Port Hedland WA 6721.
Contact: Jackie Mills, 115 Lindsay St Coolgardie          Tel: 9173 1064. Fax: 9173 1073
WA 6429.Tel: 9026 6210                                    E-mail: jacksond@porthedland.wa.gov.au
Awards: Total: $4200 First Prize $1500                    Awards: Total $25,000 acquisitive and non-
                                                          acquisitive categories
Cossack Art Award July 2005
Entries close: July 2005                                  Katanning Art Prize Biennially: 2005 / 2007
Contact: Nan Rickards, Shire of Roebourne                 Closing date: September of that year.
PO Box 219 Karratha WA 6714.                              Contact: Bruce Gilbert Shire of Katanning,
Tel: 9186 8559. Fax: 9143 1388.                           9821 4310, Fax: 9821 4303.
E-mail: nan.rickards@roebourne.wa.gov.au                  E-mail: cdo@katel.net.au Awards: TBC
Awards: Annual acquisitive award. Total of
$46,000 prize money. Entry forms website from             Katharine Susannah Prichard Science
late May 2005. See www.roebourne.wa.gov.au                Fiction/Fantasy Award 14 August 2005
(Work must be completed within last 12 months)            Entries close: Friday 27 May 2005
                                                          Awards: Open Section First $300, second $50.
Creations Annual Art Exhibition 11 – 20                   Shire of Mundaring
November 2005                                             National Young Writers (20 yo & under) Awards
Entries close: 14 October 2005                            First $75, second $25.
Contact: Steven Jahour, PO Box 220, Kingsway,             Contact: KSP Writers' Centre
LPO Landsdale WA 6065                                     11 Old York Rd Greenmount WA 6056.
E-mail: steven@northcity.org.au                           Tel: 9294 1872 E-mail: kspf@iinet.net.au
Web: http://www.northcity.org.au/                         Website: http://kspf@iinet.net.au
Tel: 9307 5000 Awards: Non acquisitive: $1000
                                                          Katharine Susannah Prichard Short Fiction
Dalwallinu Biennial Arts & Crafts Purchase                Awards 2005
Exhibition & Awards 16th & 17th September                 Entries Close: Friday September 23 2005
2005                                                      Contact: as above
Entries close: 7th September 2005.                        Awards: Open Section First $300, Second $50.
Contact: Secretary Pauline Pearse, PO Box 131             Shire of Mundaring National
Dalwallinu WA 6609.Tel: 9668 1023.Fax: 9668               Young Writers (20 yo & under) Awards First
1040.Email:pearsep@westnet.com.au                         $75, Second $25. Please contact KSP for
Awards: Total prize money $4900                           Guidelines sheet.

Exmouth Cultural Arts Exhibition ART                      'Keela’ Dreaming' Cultural Festival &
QUEST 1st Week July 2005                                  Competition Biennial 2005 Kellerberrin
Contact: Kylie Coulter Tel: 9949 2236                     Contact: Entries to Art Competition and Talent
A cocktail evening to open the exhibition                 Quest Mick Cole, Shire of Kellerberrin.
Awards: TBC                                               Tel: 9045 4006 Fax: 9045 4437.




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Indigenous artists competition, talent quest, craft
stalls, bush tucker food, story telling. Art              Margaret River Rotary Directory Cover Art
competition is for Noongar indigenous artists             Competition – 3-6 June 2005
only, there is not a restriction on where they are        Entries close: 20 May 2005
from anywhere in WA. Artwork in the form of               Contact: Loraine Teasdale Tel: 9757 3278.
framed paintings.                                         Email: gteas@westnet.com.au
                                                          Entry Forms: Website:
Kimberley Art Prize July 2005                             www.mrrotarydirectory.com
Opening Ist Monday July each year                         Awards: $1000
Closing Date: 20 June 2005
Contact: Suzanne Rigney                                   Minnawarra Art Award 29 March –3 April
Shire of Derby West Kimberley, PO Box 94                  2005
Derby WA 6728, Tel: 9191 0999 Fax: 9191                   Entries close: 31 January 2005.
1221. E-mail: sdwk@sdwk.wa.gov.au                         Contact: Elisabeth Rechichi Tel: 9398 2318
Awards: total $9,400                                      Entry by invitation only. Tel: 9399 0148 City of
                                                          Armadale, Locked Bag 2, Armadale 6992
Lake Grace ART Events 2005                                Email: sallen@armadale.wa.gov.au
Open Multimedia Art Exhibition 6 March 2005               Awards: Cash prize (non acquisitive) $5000
Art to Wear Dinner 9 April 2005 – Exhibition              plus Acquisitions to the value of $7500. Total
open month of April                                       $12500
Shire Acquisition Collection Exhibition
Invitation Art Exhibition – Theme Chair                   MLC Collegians & Friends Art Exhibition 24-
Contact: Kerry Argent, PO Box 176, Lake Grace             26 June 2005
WA 6353Tel: / Fax: 9865 4042                              Contact: Joanne Malone
                                                          PO Box 695 Mundaring WA 6073
Leonora Art Prize 2005 Dates TBC                          Tel: 9295 3911 Fax: 295 3944 Mobile: 0412 590
Contact: Sue Oliver Tel: 9024 2049                        555, E-mail: malones@wn.com.au
Leonora Art Prize PO Box 183 Leonora WA                   Primary focus is on showing works by MLC collegians
                                                          but other artists’ works are exhibited. There is no
6438. Awards: Approximately $5,500 in total.              competition or prize associated with the exhibition.
Lions Art Show – Dunsborough
                                                          Mosman Moods Art Award 30 April – 8 May
4 - 6 March 2005                                          2005 Theme: the life, the land, the people of
Entries close: 14 February 2005                           Mosman Park
Contact: Alvin or Margaret Sargent. PO Box 29
                                                          Entries close: 20 April 2005
Dunsborough WA 6281. Tel: 9756 8615.                      Contact: Catherine Stubbs, Town of Mosman
Email: asargant@optusnet.com.au                           Park, 16 Lochee St, Mosman Park
Awards: 5 categories
                                                          E-mail: ceo@townofmosmanpark.wa.gov.au
                                                          Tel: 9384 1633
Local Visions Exhibition Geraldton April –                Awards: Open 1st $2000 2nd $1000 & youth and
May 2005                                                  other awards
Contact: Art and Cultural Development Council
of Geraldton, PO Box 1043 Geraldton WA                    Mundaring Shire Invitation Acquisition
6531.Tel:/Fax: 9921 1844
                                                          Exhibition 28 January –27 February 2005
E-mail: acdc@modnet.com.au                                E-mail: klee@mundaringartscentre.com
Exhibitors must become member of the Arts                 Mundaring Arts Centre,
Council of Geraldton; new members welcome                 7190 Grt Eastern Highway Mundaring WA 6073
                                                          Tel: 9295 3991 Fax: 9295 3994. Showcasing the
Lyndall-Hadow/Donald Stuart Short Story                   extraordinary artistic talent in the Hills, guided tour of
Competition 2005                                          the collection and meet the artist opportunities
Opening Date: 1 March 2005
Closing Date: 15 June 2005                                Nannup Art & Photo Exhibition
Prizes: 1st $400.00 2nd $100.00 2 x Highly                12 – 21 August 2005
Commended $50.00.See website for entry                    Contact: Debbie King Tel: 9756 1176
Information. http://www.fawwa.iinet.net.au/               PO Box 318, Nannup 6275
                                                          Awards: $3,500 in various categories
Mandjar Art Awards 19 march 2005
Entry forms Contact: Mandurah Art Gallery &               Northam Art Prize August 2005
Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, Ormsby                   Entries close July 2005
Terrace PO Box 1049 Mandurah WA 6210                      Contact: Christine Elaine, Avon Valley Arts
Tel: 9550 3933                                            Society Inc, PO Box 303 Northam 6401
http://www.manpac.com.au/art.html                         Tel: 9622 2245 Fax: 9622 5504
Awards: Corporate Acquisitive –2D $10,000                 E-mail: avas1@wn.com.au
Regional Awards: Acquisitive –2D $5000                    Website: www.create.avon.net.au


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Awards: Total $5,000                                      Email: ROCKIEARTS@bigpond.com
                                                          Awards: total prize pool TBC (in $9,000 in
Northam Music & Dance Awards                              2004)
November 2005
Contact: Christine Hunt, Avon Valley Arts                 Rotary Club of Fremantle Port Art Sale and
Society Inc, PO Box 303 Northam 6401                      Exhibition – 4-6 March 2005
Tel: 9622 2245 Fax: 9622 5504                             Venue: Fremantle Town Hall
E-mail: avas1@wn.com.au                                   Entries close: 18 February 2005
Website: www.create.avon.net.au                           Contact: Betty Shepherd 9430 4952 or Nikki
                                                          Bellemore-Homas 9389 6775
Northampton Art Prize runs in conjunction
with the Airing of the Quilts 1 October 2005              Shark Bay Arts Exhibition August/
Venue: Northampton                                        September 2005
Contact: Pat Reynolds, PO 160 Northampton                 Contact: Sue Edwards, Shark Bay Arts Council,
6535 E-mail: pat@wn.com.au Tel: 9934 1331                 PO Box 16, Denham. 6537 Tel: 9948 1333
Awards: $500 prize money                                  Email:oceanicgroup@bigpond.com

Nungarin Autumn Art Collection (inaugural                 Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Biennial
Art Exhibition) April 2005                                Invitational Art Award 2005
Contact: Bill Fensome Shire of Nungarin                   Contact: Belinda Cobby, Art Curator, Sir Charles
Tel: 9046 5006 PO Box 8 Nungarin WA 6490                  Gairdner Hospital, Verdun St Nedlands WA
Email: nungshir@wn.com.au                                 6009 Tel: 9346 3655. Fax: 9345 2028
                                                          Awards: $7,500 Acquisitive
Perth Bone & Tissue Bank Art Exhibition &
Sale of Work 8 - 16 July 2005                             T.A.G Hungerford Award Biennial next 2006
Contact: Margaret Stone Tel: 9386 9300                    (For full-length novel by an unpublished writer)
Email: rockym@cyllene.uwa.edu.au                          Contact: 9432 9559
Venue: South Perth civic Centre                           E-mail: slcprograms@fremantle.wa.gov.au
Perth Orthopaedic Institute, Gate 3, Verdun St            Website: www.writerswritingwa.org
Nedlands 6009                                             Awards: $5,000 plus publication by Fremantle
                                                          Arts Press.
Perth College Art Exhibition: Twenty Years
On March 18 - 20 2005                                     The York Society (Inc) Art & Craft Awards 15
Contact: Terri Van Lamoen                                 - 23 October 2005
Venue: Perth College Pavilion                             Closing date: 17 September 2005
31 Lawley Crescent Mt Lawley WA 6050                      Contact: Elizabeth Parker, PO Box 587 York
Tel: 9272 1222 Fax 9271 6427                              6302 Tel: 9641 1339 Fax: 9641 2706
Email: Terri@pc.wa.edu.au                                 E-mail: parprint@comswest.net.au
Opening Night 6.30pm - tickets required. The              Awards: 6 categories for art @ $500; 5 categories
exhibition celebrates our 20th anniversary -supporting    for craft @ $500; $500 prize for best Avon Valley
only WA artists                                           entrant in Art and Craft; $1000 prize for winners of
                                                          special theme for 2005 (TBC) in each of Art & Craft;
Pinjarra Rotary Club Art Exhibition 4 - 6June             $250 for Young Achiever aged under 25 .
2005
Entries close: Early May 2005                             Tom Collins Poetry Prize 2005
Contact: Margaret McCormack Tel: 9534 1223                Contact FAWWA, PO Box 312 Cottesloe WA
or Sue Gillett, PO Box 62, North Dandalup WA              6911 Phone: 08 9384 4771
6207 Tel: 9530 1088.                                       Email: fawwa@iinet.net.au
E-mail: gillettp@iinet.net.au                             Info and entry form at www.fawwa.iinet.net.au
Awards: Total $5,000                                      Awards: 1st $1000 2nd $400 4 x Highly
                                                          commended $150
Rockingham Council for the Arts & Crafts Inc
“Over the Limit Art Exhibition 21 January –13             Town of Cambridge Art Award
February 2005                                             28 May – 2 June 2005
                                 st
Contact: Dorothy Liley Gallery. 1 Floor Arts &            Entry forms February 2005
Craft Centre, Civic Boulevard Rockingham WA               Closing date: 29 April 2005
6168, Tel: 9592 7330 / 9592 7332.                         Contact: Sandie Hartley 1 Bold Park Drive
Email: ROCKIEARTS@bigpond.com                             Floreat WA 6014. Tel: 9347 6047 Fax: 9347
                                                          6060 Website: www.cambridge.com.au
                                                                    st                           nd
Rockingham Council for the Arts & Crafts Inc              Awards: 1 Prize: $2,500 Acquisitive, 2 Prize:
Craft Award April 2005                                    $1,000 non-acquisitive. Other prizes
                                 st
Contact: Dorothy Liley Gallery. 1 Floor Arts &
Craft Centre, Civic Boulevard Rockingham WA               Town of Vincent Art Award - June 2005
6168, Tel: 9592 7330 / 9592 7332.                         Contact: Community Arts Officer,


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PO Box 82, Leederville WA 6902                            Email: wasa@fti.asn.au
Tel: 9273 6041 Fax: 9273 6099 TTY 9273 6078
E-mail: richard.gunning@vincent.wa.gov.au                 Wagin Woolorama Art Show 11th and 12th
Awards:                                                   March 2005
Acquisitive $6,000 plus externally sponsored              Entries close: 21st February 2005 Exhibits at
prizes, details to be confirmed.                          depots by 28th February 2005
                                                          Contact: Secretary, Wagin Agricultural Society
Town of Vincent Photographic Competition                  Inc. PO Box 241 Wagin WA 6315 Tel: / Fax:
“Visions of Vincent” 26 January 2005                      9861 1611 E-mail: woolorama@westnet.com.au
Contact: Diana Rose, Community Development                Website: www.woolorama.com.au
Officer Town of Vincent Tel: 9273 6030                    Awards: Total prize money $5,100. Most
Fax: 9273 6099 Email:                                     outstanding exhibit (acquisitive $1,000)
diana.rose@vincent.wa.gov.au                              Agricultural Art Award (sponsored by Shell)
244 Vincent St, Leederville, WA 6007                      $100 heat award, theme 'Of a rural nature'.
Entries available from 1 November 2004 Close
January 7 2005.                                           WAMi Festival, Conference and Awards 2005
The competition is also open to children from over 6      17-27 February 2005
years of age.                                             Contact: Tel: 9227 7962
                                                          Website: http://wam.asn.au
Trinity College Art Exhibition 2-4 September              Highlights include free public events in partnership with the
2005                                                      City of Fremantle, City of Perth and City of Joondalup, the
Venue: Gibney Hall, Trinity College,Trinity               WAMi Awards ceremony on Feb 22, the Saturday
Avenue, East Perth. Contact: Petra Spencer                Spectacular on February 26 plus an all ages concert
                                                          series and regional tours
Tel: 9223 8121 Fax: 9221 4352.
 E-mail: spencer.petra@cathednet.wa.edu.au
                                                          West Australian Pianist’s Competition July
Awards: Non acquisitive first prize $1,000
                                                          2005
                                                          Contact: Yoon Sen Lee, 17 Holland St Wembley
Victoria Park Art Awards September 2005
                                                          6014 Tel; 9383 7959
Entries close August 2005 date TBC
                                                          Email: ysl@tough88.com.au
Contact: Community Development Officer,
                                                          Awards: Cash prizes, vouchers and trophies.
Town of Victoria Park 6100
                                                          Opportunity for pianists to perform in a concert
Tel 9311 8101 Contact: Marj Tunnacliffe
Email: mtunnacliffe@vicpark.wa.gov.au                     situation.

                                                          Williams Art & Craft Open Day 15 October
WA Country Music Awards (Boyup Brook)
                                                          2005
18-20 Feb 2005.
                                                          Contact: Judy Martin, PO Box 104, Williams WA
Contact: Sharon Tuckett,
                                                          6391. Tel: 9885 1136 Fax: 9885 1157.
PO Box 103 Boyup Brook WA 6244
Tel: 9765 1657
                                                          Wongan Arts Society Biennial Exhibition of
E-mail: countrymusicwa@westnet.com.au
Website: www.countrymusicwa.com.au                        Art & Craft 2006
Awards:                                                   Contact: Elizabeth Sewell, President Wongan
Best WA Country Music Band, Best WA CM Female
                                                          Arts Society. Tel: 9672 1041 Fax: 9672 1052
& Male                                                    PO Box 219 Wongan Hills 6603
Best WA Junior & Senior Songwriter (Australian            Awards: 2 x $1000 for excellence in art
Content)                                                  Local resident award in art $250, 2 x $1000 for
                                                          excellence in craft. Local resident award in craft
WA Print Media Awards 16 – 29 May 2005                    $250.
Venue: Cullity Gallery, UWA Faculty of
Architecture, Landscape & Visual Arts                     York Society (Inc) Photographic Awards 19-
Entries close: 14 May 2005                                28 March 2005
Contact: Printmakers Assoc of WA                          Closing date 21 February, 2005
PO Box 78 Northbridge WA 6865                             Contact: Elizabeth Parker, PO Box 587 York
Tel: 9328 9449 Contact: Katie Clemson                     6302 Tel: 9641 1339
E-mail: printwa@iinet.net.au                              E-mail: parprint@comswest.net.au
Awards: Prizes: TBC, Open Award, Student Award            Awards: Open Colour $250, Creative Photography
Peoples Choice                                            $250, Monochromatic $250, York Subject- $300.
                                                          Open to residents of WA.
WA Screen Awards - March 2005
Awards Ceremony 12 March 2005
Entries close 13 January 2005
Film & Television Institute WA
92 Adelaide Street, Fremantle
Tel: 9431 6700 Website: www.fti.asn.au



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                          SECTION B                        Corrigin Agricultural Show 27 August
                                                           2005
ART COMPETITIONS IN ASSOCIATION WITH                       Contact: Rae Flower, PO Box 195, Corrigin,
       AGRICULTURAL SHOWS                                  6375. Tel: 9063 2350 Fax: 9063 2987

                                                           Esperance Agricultural Show
Agricultural Art Award                                     14 - 15 October 2005
Shell Agricultural Art Award Perth Royal                   Mandy Gorst PO Box 678 Esperance 6450
Show 24 September to 1 October 2005                        E-mail: espag@westnet.com.au
Entries close: 1 July 2005                                 Tel: 9071 2598 Fax: 9071 5525
Contact: Noreen Reeves, Royal Agricultural                 Mob: 0409 717 383
Society of WA, PO Box 135 Claremont WA
6910.Tel: 9384 1933. Fax: 9385 2396.                       Gidgegannup Show 29 October 2005
E-mail: nreeves@raswa.org.au                               Entries close: 15 October 2005
Websites: www.raswa.org.au or                              Contact: Colin Lippiatt,
www.perthroyalshow.com.au                                  PO Box 22, Gidgegannup WA 6083
This competition is held annually. Artists have to win     Tel: 9574 6281
at a country Agricultural Society Art competition or a     The Art Competition is held and judged on
designated country Art group competition to be             Friday 28 October from 5-8pm.
eligible to enter this ward. All country winners come to
the Perth royal show and an overall winder is chosen.      Harvey Agricultural Show
Criteria: the painting must be of a rural nature           14-15 October 2005
Awards: $1,800 and $600.Public choice Award                Contact: Jim Rake,
$100                                                       1 Sir James Ave Harvey WA 6220.
                                                           Tel: 9729 1644 Fax: 9729 1663.
Bankwest Open Art Award
24 September to 1 October 2005                             Kalamunda Agricultural Show 8-9 April 2005
Entries close: 30 July 2005                                Contact: Brian Burgess, 5 Broula Rd Kalamunda
Contact: Noreen Reeves, Royal Agricultural                 WA 6076. Tel: 9293 1030.
Society of WA, PO Box 135 Claremont WA                     Participating in Agricultural Art Award being part of
6910. Tel: 9384 1933 Fax: 9385 2396.                       2005 Perth Royal Show
Awards: First prize $5,000, best rural artist
$1,500, public choice $500. Art presentations              Katanning Agricultural Show & Trade Fair
$200. It is an ”open” art award – there are no             22 October 2005
categories although country artists (outside               Contact: Dora Adeline, PO Box 605 Katanning
100km radius of GPO) can apply to be                       WA 6317. Tel: 9821 1818
considered for the Best Rural Artist Award
                                                           Kellerberrin & Districts Agricultural Show
Albany Agricultural Show 11-12 November                    17 September 2005
2005                                                       Contact: Pat Gray Tel: 9045 4425
Contact: Secretary PO Box 392, Albany 6331                 PO Box 137, Kellerberrin 6410
E-mail: albanyag@omninet.net.au                            Photographic Competition - Rural/Portrait/Family
Tel: /Fax: 9841 4003
Website: www.albanyshow.org.au                             Kojonup Agricultural Show
                                                           15 October 2005
Beverley Agricultural Show 20 August 2005                  Contact: Mrs Ros Marinoni, PO Box 104,
Contact: Roslyn Coutts, PO Box 108 Beverley                Kojonup 6395.
6304 Tel: 9646 0307                                        E-mail ros.marinoni@bigpond.com.au
                                                           Tel: 9833 1224 Fax: 9833 1224
Brunswick Agricultural Society
22 October 2005                                            Koorda Agricultural Show
Contact: Mrs Norma Booth, PO Box 70                        3 September 2005
Brunswick Junction 6224. Email:                            Contact: Ms Kim Storer PO Box 83 Koorda
nbooth@westnet.com.au                                      E-mail: Rickimatt@hotmail.com.au
Tel: 9797 0764 Fax: 9796 0468                              Tel: 9684 4088 Fax: 9684 4088
Collie Agricultural Show 18-19 November                    Mukinbudin Spring Festival & Art Exhibition
2005                                                       6-10 September 2005
Contact: Secretary Mrs J Davidson PO Box 102,              Contact: Dawn Lancaster PO Box 137,
Collie, WA 6225 Tel: 9734 5543                             Mukinbudin 6479 Tel: 9047 1110
Includes Art Competitions and Special photography          Email: Mukinbudin@wn.com.au
section.                                                   Includes art exhibition all paintings for sale. Opening
                                                           Wednesday night, market day Saturday.




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Narrogin Agricultural Show                                Agricultural Art Award (sponsored by Shell) $100 heat
14-15 October 2005                                        award, theme 'Of a rural nature' .
Contact: Lyn Smith, PO Box 357, Narrogin
6312. Tel: 9881 4018                                      Wanneroo Agricultural Society Show
                                                          25 - 26 November 2005
Newdegate Machinery Field Days Art                        Contact: Diane Hope-Johnston PO Box 4
Exhibition and Competition 7- 8 September                 Wanneroo 6946 Tel: 9306 3720 or 9300 0284
2005
Entries close: Early August 2005                          Williams Gateway Wine and art Event 19
Contact: Melissa Cugley Box 88, Newdegate                 March – 9 April 2005
6355 Tel: 9871 9080 Fax: 9871 9081                        Shiraz and Jazz Concert & Art Exhibition
                                                          Opening 19 March
North Midlands Agricultural Show Art &                    Contact: Justine Chitty Email:
Photography Exhibition 9-10 September 2005                narrakinehay@westnet.com.au Tel 9885 1110
Entries close: 3 September                                or David Carter
Contact: Vanessa Heinrich PO Box 91,                      PO Box 31 Williams, 6391
Carnamah 6517 Tel: 9951 1289                              Venue: Millbrook Homestead Tel: 98851221
Art Excellence Award $1000.                               By invitation only, but applications from
                                                          country artists are welcome.
North Midlands Show Carnamah
9- 10 September 2005
Contact: Kylie Kammann PO Box 99 Carnamah
6517 Tel: 9952 7073                                                           SECTION C

Northampton Agricultural Show                                                 FESTIVALS
10 September 2005
Contact: Dianne Hulme „Wattle Grove‟ Ajana
6532. E-mail: wattlegrove@westnet.com.au                  100% Control Avon Rock Band Festival July
Tel: 9936 1050 Fax: 9936 1005                             2005
                                                          Christine Elaine, Avon Valley Arts Society Inc,
Osborne Park Agricultural Society                         PO Box 303 Northam 6401, Tel: 9622 2245.
2-3 December 2005                                         Fax: 9622 5504 E-mail: avas1@wn.com.au <
Contact: Bevan Beaver PO Box 86 Osborne                   Website: www.create.avon.net.au
Park 6917. Tel: 9349 2781
                                                          Artrage Festival October 2005
Quairading & Districts Agricultural Show                  Contact: office Administrator, GPO Box T1744
9 September 2005                                          Perth WA 6845 Tel: 9227 6288
Contact: Catherine Richards, PO Box 143                   E-mail: thegatekeeper@artrage.com.au
Quairading 6383 Tel: 9645 4211                            Website: www.artrage.com.au

Tammin Arts Prize 16 – 17 October 2005                    Australia Day Indigenous Arts Expo- City of
Contact: Lexi Carter PO Box 8, Tammin 6409                Rockingham 26 January 2005
Tel: 9637 1027                                            Venue: Rockingham Beach Foreshore
Oils/Acrylic/Mixed Media/Watercolours                     Contact: Arts and Culture Officer, City of
Photographic/ Sculpture/Craft                             Rockingham, PO Box 2142 Rockingham 6967
                                                          Tel: 9528 0385 Fax: 9592 1705
Upper Blackwood Agricultural Show                         Email: mtimmermans@rockingham.wa.gov.au
1 November 2005                                           Indigenous music and dance performances,
Contact: Elizabeth Blechydnden, PO Box 80                 Indigenous arts expo & Castaways Art Exhibit
Boyup Brook 6244, Tel: 9767 1217 Fax: 9767
1297. This show is typical of rural shows with a          Australian Dance Week 8 - 16 May 2005
friendly timeless quality and all the usual exhibits.     Dance! You Deserve it.
Celebrate Melbourne cup day and enjoy the spring in       Contact: Lena John, AUSDANCE WAPO Box
a pleasant rural setting                                  7452 Cloisters Square Perth WA 6850.Tel: 9322
                                                          6101 Fax: 9322 6100.E-mail:
Wagin Woolorama Art Show 11th and 12th                    ljohn@ausdance.org.au. Indulge your body. Get
March 2005                                                into the contemporary swing, or break it up with some
Entries close: 21st February 2005 Contact:                hot funk and cool jazz. Dance week is a time for every
Secretary, Wagin Agricultural Society Inc. PO             body to MOVE! Free dance classes & performances.
Box 241 Wagin WA 6315 Tel: / Fax: 9861 1611
E-mail: woolorama@westnet.com.au                          Avon Valley Arts Society Eisteddfod Concert
Website: www.woolorama.com.au                             August 2005
Awards: Total prize money $5,100. Most                    Entries close: June 2005.
outstanding exhibit (acquisitive $1,000)



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Contact: Christine Elaine, Avon Valley Arts               This event presents world-class opera under a star
Society Inc, PO Box 303 Northam WA 6401.                  filled Kimberley sky overlooking Roebuck Bay in
Tel: 9622 2245.                                           Broome.
Instrumental music, school music, drama, dance-Non-
competitive event.                                        Broome - Shinju Matsuri Festival
                                                          Festival of the Pearl 16-25 September 2005
Awesome Festival 18-27 November                           Contact: Shire of Broome
Contact: Awesome                                          Tel: 9191 3456 Fax: 9191 3455
GPO Box Z5298 St George‟s Tce. Perth WA                   Ten days of action: Shinju Ball, Mardi Gras, Float
6831. Tel: 9485 0560 Fax: 9485 0564.                      Parade, Art Exhibitions, Sporting Events, Dragon
E-mail: awesome@awsomearts.com                            Boats and much more.
Website: www.awesomefestival.com
Awesome is dedicated to the creative development of       Broome Arts & Music Easter Festival 24
young people. Programmes are designed to                  March –1 April 2005
challenge young people, explore their creativity and      Contact: Stephanie Flynn PO Box 3477,
consider new ways of working in the arts. Awesome         Broome 6725 Email: bamf@westnet.au
Festival is recognised as one of three major arts
festivals for young people in Australia.                  Broomehill Boatshow & Aquafest
                                                          Next to be held in March 2005
Balingup Medieval Carnivale Saturday                      Venue: Holland Park, Broomehill
27August 2005                                             Contact: Jo Kempin
Contact: Diana Brett, Balingup Medieval                   Tel: 98241220 E-mail: fermoy@wn.au
Carnivale PO Box 10, Balingup WA 6253
A medieval Feast will precede this on Friday 26           Busselton Comedy Carnivale 18-19 March
August. A celebration of creativity non-stop              2005
entertainment includes the grand procession –.
Madness and mayhem abound. Also market stall and
                                                          Contact: Al Rogers, PO Box 5121, Busselton
demonstrations of ancients Arts and Crafts                West 6280. Tel: 9754 1333
                                                          E-mail ufx@wn.com.au
Bazaar 2005 at Fremantle Art Centre 4- 5                  Website. www.busseltoncomedy.com
December 2005
Contact: Eva Asmussen, Fremantle Arts Centre,             Busselton Festival 15 – 24 January 2005
PO Box 891 Fremantle WA 6959                              Tel: 9752 1199
Tel: 9432 9555 Fax: 9430 6613.                            Free performing arts festival with workshops held on
                                                          the main Busselton beachfront.
E-mail: fac@fremantle.wa.gov.au
Entry by invitation only. Annual weekend of fine craft,
food, wine and other festive indulgences.                 Canning Arts Centre Open Day March 2005
                                                          Contact: M O'Shannessy - Canning Arts Group
Bindoon Swagman Festival April/ May 2006                  Cnr High & Riley Rd's Riverton WA 6148
Contact: Ruth Adamson C/- Brockman Centre                 Tel: 9457 9600 Fax: 9354 7079.
Gt Northern Highway, Bindoon 6502                         E-mail: cag@ca.com.au Free twilight concert
Tel: 9576 1154.
Art exhibition held in association with this event        Capel Fest 2-3 April 2005
                                                          Venue: Capel Town Centre
Blues at Bridgetown 11-13 November 2005                   Contact: Bonnie Allen Tel: 9727 2589
Contact: PO Box 206, Bridgetown WA 6255                   E-mail: bonnie@peppermint.com.au
Tel: 9761 2921 Fax: 9761 2720.                            Regional festival – live entertainment, music,
E-mail: blues@bluesatbridgetown.com                       children’s activities, market stall and displays.
http://www.bluesatbridgetown.com/
                                                          Carine Community Fair 20 March 2005
Boyup Brook WA Country Music Festival                     Venue: Carine Open Space, Beach Rd, Carine
18-20 Feb 2005.                                           Contact: Peter Polain, Rotary Club of Hillarys
Contact: Sharon Tuckett,                                  PO Box 156 North Beach WA 6920
PO Box 103 Boyup Brook WA 6244                            Tel: 9447 9137.Craft Stalls, family
Tel: 9765 1657                                            entertainment.
Web page: www.countrymusicwa.com.au
E-mail: countrymusicwa@westnet.com.au                     City of Armadale – Armadale’s Australia Day
                                                          Celebrations 26 January 2005
Broome - Opera Under the Stars 27 August                  Contact: mgreen@armadale.wa.gov.au
2005                                                      www.armadale.wa.gov.au
Contact: Karen Lewer PO Box 1635 Broome                   Locked Bag 2 Armadale WA 6992
WA 6725Tel: 9193 5907 Fax: 9192 5309                      Tel: 9399 0603.
                                                          Live entertainment, spectacular firework display,
E-mail: operabme@tpg.com.au                               amusement rides, food and refreshments.
Website: www.operaunderthestars.com.au
                                                          City of Armadale Minnawarra Festival


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2-3 April 2005                                                Contact: Tel: 9529 1791
Contact: as above.
Live entertainment, multi-cultural food fair, craft stalls,   City of Rockingham Harmony Day Alive
animal displays, amusement rides, car displays,               Music & Dance 20 March 2005
Aboriginal interactive zone, community group                  Contact: Tel: 9528 0385
displays, free children’s craft activities and more.
                                                              City of Rockingham Indigenous Art Expo
City of Bayswater Autumn Dance Festival                       26 January 2005
April 2005                                                    Contact: Tel: 9528 0385
Contact: Geoff Younger 9272 0694
City of Bayswater PO Box 467Morley WA 6943.                   City of Rockingham Youth Arts Festival 10-
                                                              17 April 2005- Frisk!oh! five!
City of Bayswater Autumn River Festival 3                     Youth arts/culture festival, multiple venues
April 2005                                                    throughout the City of Rockingham Contact: The
Held at Riverside Gardens, Bayswater                          Station Youth Arts Officer Tel: 9391 1122
Contact: Sarah Silvester ,City of Bayswater PO
Box 467Morley WA 6943. Tel: 9272 0662                         City of South Perth Fiesta 12-27 February
Free family day of art, craft, music, dance, food &
special exhibitions.                                          2005
                                                              Venue: Various locations around South Perth.
City of Bayswater North of Perth Music                        Contact: Neil Kegie Tel: 9474 0787
Festival August 2005                                          E-mail: fiesta@southperth.wa.gov.au
Contact: City of Bayswater PO Box 467Morley                   Website: www.southperth.wa.gov.au
                                                              This series of four concerts has been organised for
WA 6943. Tel: 9272 0662                                       local neighbourhood parks within the city. Each
                                                              concert has a musical theme.
City of Gosnells Gozzy Rock 3 December
2005                                                          City of Stirling Revival! Rock 'n' Roll Festival
To be held at Pioneer Park Amphitheatre                       21 & 22 January 2005
Contact: Youth Development Officer                            Venue: The Esplanade, Scarborough Beach
Tel: 9452 9908. Annual new bands competition                  Contact: Cynthia Faulds, Cultural Services,
                                                              City of Stirling Tel: 9345 8555
City of Gosnells Lotteries Summer Concerts                    In the tradition of the very successful Shake, Rattle
January – March 2005                                          and Roll and Retro Rock concerts, Revival! The Rock
Pioneer Park Gosnells & Minnawarra Park,                      'n' Roll Festival will have Scarborough rockin' and a
Armadale. Free brochures Tel: 9452 9999                       boppin' all over again!

City of Gosnells Multicultural Food Fair                      City of Wanneroo Beach to Bush Festival 30
November 2005                                                 October – 19 November 2005
Contact: City of Gosnells Tel: 9452 9999                      Contact: Ross Rayson, City of Wanneroo,
jmaynard@gosnells.wa.gov.au                                   Locked Bag 1 Wanneroo WA 6946 Tel: 9405
                                                              5000. A variety of events to be held throughout
City of Gosnells Fringe Festival – “Its on at                 November culminating in a major community concert.
the Don” 6-20 March 2005
Don Russell Performing Arts Centre                            Collie River Valley Busy Fingers Arts and
Murdoch Road Thornlie Bookings 9493 4577                      Crafts Weekend 20-21 February 2005
                                                              Contact: Jeanette MacLaren–Hall, 179 Throssell
City of Gosnells Multicultural Food Fair                      St Collie 6225 Tel: 9734 1874 Mob. 041 256
November 2005                                                 2694. Opportunity to purchase craft stalls,
Contact: City of Gosnells 9452 9999                           demonstrate and sell to public.
jmaynard@gosnells.wa.gov.au
                                                              Cuballing Arts and Rose Festival
City of Mandurah Stretch Art and Community                    29 - 30 January 2005
Festival 19-22 May 2005                                       Contact: Graham Cardell
Contact: Sarah Wilkinson, Festival Coordinator,               C/- PO Cuballing 6311 Tel: 9883 6032
PO Box 210 Mandurah WA 6210, Tel: 9550
3844 Fax: 9550 3888. Website:                                 Dance at Country Week 5 - 9 July 2005
www.mandurah.wa.gov.au                                        Contact: Ausdance. PO Box 7452 Cloisters
Includes events, activities and performances                  Square Perth WA 6850.Email:
incorporating dance, music, literature, film, story           wa@ausdance.org.au Tel: 9322 6101 Fax: 9322
telling, workshops and visual arts will take place in         6100. A week of physically charged dance
and around Mandurah                                           workshops for students from Regional Schools

City of Rockingham Blues Festival                             Darlington Art Festival Ist weekend in
20 February 2005                                              November 2005



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Closing date for entries: October 2005                     Fairbridge Festival is a weekend celebration of
Contact: Mundaring Arts Centre                             authentic, handmade music and arts held each year
7190 Grt Eastern Highway Mundaring WA 6073                 in the safe traffic-free bush setting of Fairbridge
Tel: 9295 3991 Fax: 9295 3994                              Village with lots of fun for all the family.

Derby King Tide Day 8 May 2005                             FeNaCling Festival Karratha 30 - 31 July 2005
Contact: Jenny Kloss Tel: 9191 1426 Fax: 9191              Venue: Bulgarra Oval - Karratha
1609.E-mail: derbytb@comswest.net.au                       Secretary FeNaCling Festival, PO Box 1539,
Family fun day to celebrate the year's highest tide. Art   Karratha 6714Tel/Fax: 9144 2344
Exhibitions, performances, stalls and competitions.        Email: fenaclng@kisser.net.au
                                                           This event is similar to an Agricultural Show without
Derby Moonrise Rock Festival June 2005                     the agriculture. There are displays of handiwork and
                                                           crafts from all sections of the community, food stalls,
Contact: Mark Norval Tel: 9191 1531                        stalls selling novelties, clothing, souvenirs and
Website: www.moonriserockfestival.com                      jewellery
E-mail:denisjokovich@hotmail.com
Over 20 Kimberley bands perform at the longest             Festival of Melville 1 - 31 March 2005
running rock festival north of Port Hedland. Held
among the boabs under the full moon at the Derby
                                                           Contact: Dee Skuza Festival and Events Officer
Racecourse and features two nights of quality original     Ph: 9364 0286 Fax: 9364 0285
music and massive fireworks .                              Mobile: 0403 463 945
                                                           Email: dskuza@melville.wa.gov.au Website:
Derby Mowanjum Festival July 2005                          www.melville.wa.gov.au
                                                           Throughout March the City of Melville will host events
Contact: Peter Croll, Tel: 9191 1104
                                                           at various venues. Multicultural Shows, art
Mowanjum community invites you to view its art and
                                                           exhibitions, outdoor movie and concert nights, opera,
culture. Family evening with art displays and
                                                           comedy, literary events and a film festival. Visit the
contemporary music. Traditional cultural evening
                                                           web site
featuring art displays and coroboree dancers from the
West Kimberley .
                                                           Flickerfest International Short Film Festival
Derby’s Boab Festival July 2005                            1-13 March 2005
                                                           Venue: Camelot Outdoor Memorial Hall, 16
Contact: Jodie Beacham 9193 1600 or Shire of
                                                           Lochee Street, Mosman Park WA. Tel: 9227
Derby PO Box 94 Derby WA 6728 Tel: 9191
0999.The town’s premier event featuring a                  1771.
                                                           Screening International programmes, One, two, three
combination of Art and Culture and lots of fun. Bush
                                                           and four, of the best of short films in Competition from
poetry, Mowanjum Festival.
                                                           around the world, from Flickerfest 2005.
Down South Writers 2005 TBC                                Fremantle Festival “Illuminate” 19-27
Contact: Sue Brown Email sibro@iinet.net.au
                                                           November 2005
                                                           Contact: Rachel Ramm, PO Box 807 Fremantle
East Fremantle Fiesta formerly known as George             WA 6959 Tel: 9432 9903, Fax: 9432 9547
             st
St Festival 1 Sunday in December 2005
                                                           E-mail: rachelr@fremantle.wa.gov.au
Contact: Celia Cheffins                                    A community based festival that is an expression of
Burma Rd Lesmurdie 6076 Tel: 9291 3092 30 or               local identity. Free events Performance, exhibitions,
Town of East Fremantle PO Box 1097                         literature recreation and workshops
Fremantle WA 6959.Tel: 9339 9315 Fax: 9339
3399                                                       Geraldton Sunshine Festival 9 – 17 October
Website: www.eastfremantle.wa.gov.au                       2005
A day long festival with entertainment, craft and food     Contact: Paula Freeman Tel: 0405 149 063
stalls, children's activities and community arts           The festival is a collection of a variety of events that
projects.                                                  reflect the uniqueness of the Geraldton community

Exmouth Festival of the Trees – 26                         Hyde Park Community Fair 5-7 March 2005
November 2005                                              Contact: Andree McIntyre Hyde Park Fair
Contact: Jan Grieve 9949 1144                              McIntyre Management & Marketing
In celebration & appreciation of trees in Exmouth          PO Box 228 Claremont WA 6910
community – opportunity to design a tree with              Tel: 9386 9155 Fax: 9386 9255
recycled materials
                                                           E-Mail: andreemmm@iinet.net.au
                                                           Free family fair
Fairbridge Festival Pinjarra 15 - 17 April,
2005                                                       Joondalup Eisteddfod - August 2005
Venue: Fairbridge Village, 5km north of Pinjarra.          Contact: Gabriella Filippi
Contact: Wendy Corrick, PO Box 260, Willetton              PO Box 21 Joondalup WA 6027
WA 6955 Tel: 9332 0000 Fax: 9332 0222                      Tel: 9400 4926
E-mail: wendy.corrick@iinet.net.au                         E-mail:gabriella.filippi@joondalup.wa.gov.au



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Entries close in June. Syllabus available at Easter &       Kwinana Festival Fair Day incorporating
competition runs during the month of August, 2005.          Freak Fest (Youth Arts Festival) 29 Oct 2005
Selected winners to perform at September Sunday             Town Park, Meares Ave Kwinana
Serenades concert.                                          Contact: Christine Scambler, 5 Reilly St, Orelia
                                                            6167 Tel: 9439 2448
Joondalup Festival - Theme “Carnival”
19-20 March 2005                                            Kwinana Festival Free Family Concert 29
Contact: Alex Marshall, PO Box 21 Joondalup                 October 2005 Town Park, Meares Ave Kwinana
WA 6027 Tel: 9400 4921                                      Contact: Christine Scambler, 5 Reilly St, Orelia
Email: alex.marshall@joondalup.wa.gov.au                    6167 Tel: 9439 2448
A free family festival with focus on youth activities and
participation with community street parade, roving
performers and buskers community dance .                    Kwinana Music Eisteddfod 14 - 29 Oct 2005
                                                            Contact: Ian Ashton Kwinana Community Arts
Joondalup Little Feet Festival - Sunday, 23                 Centre PO Box 458 Kwinana 6167
January 2005                                                Tel: 9439 0290 Email:
Venue: Mawson Park, cnr Mawson Cres &                       artsctr@kwinana.wa.gov.au
Flinders Ave Hillarys
Contact: Gabriella Filippi PO Box 21 Joondalup              Lions Sunset Jazz Festival at Rockingham
WA 6027 Tel: 9400 4926                                      5 March 2005
E-mail: gabriella.filippi@joondalup.wa.gov.au               Venue: Churchill Park Rockingham Beach
Fun day of activity for the under 12's with games,          Contact: Lions Coordinator Tel: 9528 0460
rides, activities and performances. A day for the           Onstage “crooners and musos” as the sun goes down
whole family.
                                                            Mangowine Magic Concert October 2005
Jump! Jam 11 - 15 April 2005                                Venue: National Trust Homestead Mangowine
Contact: Lena John Ausdance WAPO Box 7452                   Nungarin. Contact: Shire of Nungarin 9046 5006
Cloisters Square Perth WA 6850Tel: 9322 6101                Email: nungshir@wn.com.au
Fax: 9322 6100. E-mail: ljohn@ausdance.org.au               Outdoor twilight concert at Historic Mangowine
A week long holiday programme in Breakdance, Hip            Homestead. The Festival includes the popular
Hop, Funk and more! For young people aged 8 - 18            Nungarin Wheatbelt Markets, street theatre, food,
                                                            music and entertainment
years.
                                                            Margaret River Wine Region Festival
Katanning – Great Southern Multicultural
                                                            17-20 November 2005
Festival 19 March 2005
                                                            PO Box 1166 Margaret River WA 6285
Contact: Bruce Gilbert, Shire of Katanning
                                                            Tel: 9757 9990 E-mail: info@mrwinefest.org.au
PO Box 130 Katanning WA 6317                                Wine, food and arts festival. Group arts and craft fair
Tel: 9821 4310 Fax: 9821 4303.                              and market days from Busselton to Augusta .
E-mail: cdo@katel.net.au
Day of Free events in celebration of Katanning's
multicultural community cultural foods, dance, music,       Maylands Fire & Earth Festival
art exhibition, farmers markets, street cricket, story-     November 2006 Biennial
telling, intercultural games, fashion parade, welcome       Contact: Gabrielle Maza, A/Recreation Officer,
2 Katanning ceremony (new residents),Triathlon, billy-      PO Box 467 Morley WA Tel: 9272 0612
kart race, tour de terrace cycle race, kids alley,
international aerialist, indigenous celebrations, etc.      Mindarie Festival 13 March 2005
                                                            Mindarie Marina Boardwalk
Kellerberrin “Keela Dreaming Indigenous                     Contact: Darlene Gianoli, Mobile: 0413 777 225
Cultural Festival” 2 April 2005                             A fun afternoon for the whole family with heaps of
Enquiries for entries to Art Competition and                entertainment, amusements & music. See the best of
Talent Quest contact Mick Cole, Shire of                    local and eastern states artists.
Kellerberrin PO Box 145, Kellerberrin WA.
E-mail do@kellerberrin.wa.gov.au                            Moora Country Campout 25-27 March 2005
Tel: 9045 4006 - Fax: 9045 4437                             Contact: Moora Promotions Inc. PO Box 392,
Indigenous artists competition, talent quest, craft         Moora WA 6510 Tel: 9651 1631
stalls, bush tucker food, story telling. Dance groups       Website: www.moora.wa.gov.au/countrycampout
and contemporary and traditional music.                     E-mail: moorapromotions@westnet.com.au
                                                            Includes Street Festival, Street Parade, Movies under
Kwinana Dance Festival 30 September - 9                     the Stars, Country Music Concert Bush Races and
October 2005                                                Bowls Carnival, Moora Fine arts Exhibition
Contact: Ian Ashton Kwinana Community Arts
Centre. Kwinana Community Arts Centre PO                    Mukinbudin Spring Festival 6-10 September
Box 458 Kwinana 6167 Tel: 9439 0290                         2005
Email: artsctr@kwinana.wa.gov.au                            Contact: Dawn Lancaster, PO Box 137
                                                            Mukinbudin 6479 Tel: 9047 1110



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E-mail: mukinbudin@wn.com.au                                 Classic opera and pops performed by the talented
Includes an art exhibition – all paintings for sale          members of the Australian Opera Studio in the
                                                             picturesque Stirling Civic Gardens. Free event
Nannup Flower & Garden Month August 2005
Contact: Nannup Tourist Information Centre                   Porongurup Wine Festival 6 March 2005
Tel:/Fax: 9756 1211                                          Contact: Castle Rock Estate Tel: 98531035
E-mail: nannuptb@compwest.net.au                             Attractions include annual VISY Grape Stomp,
The tulip festival will be held in the town hall 12-21       WA Band, arts and crafts.
August. An art exhibition will also be on display for
these dates.                                                 Pride Arts & Culture Festival October 2005
                                                             Contact: Pride Office Tel: 9427 0808
Nannup Music Festival 4-6 March 2005                         Fax: 9427 0829 E-mail: pride@pridewa.asn.au
Contact: Nannup Tourist Bureau,                              Website: http://www.pridewa.asn.au/
Brockman Rd Nannup WA 6725                                   Pride Western Australia Inc. P.O. Box 8463,
Tel: 9756 1211.                                              Perth Business Centre, WA. 6849
E-mail: nannuptb@compwest.net.au                             A one-month festival culminating with parade &
Website: www.compwest.net.au/-nannuptb/                      closing party .
One of WA’s major music festivals with music to suit
everyone and plenty of children’s activities .               Qfest Cue Outback Festival 29 September –
And as Part of Music Festival                                2 October 2005
Nannup Skate Competition - 6 March 2005                      Contact: Peter Grant, 15 Janet St, West Perth
Contact: Rachelle Maddock, 9756 1018                         Tel/Fax 9228 1814 Mob 0429 042909
Organised by Nannup Youth Advisory Council                   Website: www.qfest.com
Awards: $500 in prizes                                       Outrageously free festival in one of Australia’s prize
                                                             outback towns
Narembeen Springorama Festival 26
September Queens Birthday                                    Quairading Country Xmas Craft Fair 1 st
September/October 2005                                       Friday December 2005
Contact: Vicki-Lee Wasley                                    Contact: Jill Dawson, PO Box 51 Quairading
Tel: 9064 7055 Fax: 9064 7052                                6368. Tel: 9645 1077 or 0429 451 077
Email: narem@narembeen.com
Website: www.narembeen.com                                   Revelation Film Festival 30 June –10 July
Festival motto: "A festival celebrating the region's         2005
arts, garden and country lifestyle."                         Contact: Mob: 041 894 6617 Ph: 9335 3904
                                                             E-mail: admin@revelationfilmfest.org
Narrogin Spring Festival 29-30 October 2005                  Website: www.revelationfilmfest.org/
Contact: Mary Silverman, Town of Narrogin
Tel: 9881 1944, Fax: 9881 3092.                              Rhythms in the Outback Music Festival
Email: mary@narrogin.wa.gov.au                               15-17 April 2005 [Kalgoorlie]
Web site: http://www.narroginspringfestival.org              Contact: Anne Tetz Festival Coordinator
                                                             Kalgoorlie Boulder PO Box 444 Kalgoorlie WA
Nedlands Kite Festival being held Feb/March                  6433.Tel: 9093 0479 Fax: 9093 7509
2005                                                         E-mail: riofestival@kalgoorlie.com
Contact: Scott Williams Tel: 9273 3579 or                    Website: www.riofestival.com
E-mail swilliams@nedlands.wa.gov.au                          Experience WA’s newest music and cultural festival
An annual event run by Rotary Club of Nedlands, a            set in and around Kalgoorlie Boulder region featuring
festive day of kite flying, live entertainment, stalls and   Australia best contemporary music artists.
amusements rides. A great day of free entertainment
for the whole family.                                        Rockingham Blues Festival 20 February 2005
                                                             Contact: Arts and Culture Officer, City of
Nedlands Summer Concerts in the Park                         Rockingham, PO Box 2142 Rockingham 6967
February 6-27 February 2005                                  Tel: 9529 1791 Coordinator 0413 873174
Contact: Scott Williams Tel:9273 3579                        Live blues music, all day event Rockingham Beach
A series of four free concerts held every Sunday in
February 200. Each concert is different, attracting          Salt Bush – Music/Youth Festival
various ages and members of the community and
                                                             26 – 28 November 2005
encourages people to BYO picnic food and
accessories.                                                 Contact: Erik Olsen Tel: 9356 1977
                                                             PO Box 248 Bentley, 6102
Opera in the Gardens 19 March 2005                           Email: director@saltbush.org.au
Civic Gardens, Stirling
Contact: Cynthia Faulds, Cultural Services,                  Secret Harbour Kite Circus Festival 20
City of Stirling                                             February 2005.
Tel: 9345 8555                                               Contact: Cale Johnson Creating Communities
                                                             100 Jersey Street Jolimont WA 6014



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Tel: 9284 0910Fax: 9284 0912                                Festival with live music, performers, local art displays,
E-mail: cale@creatingcommunities.com.au                     street parade, fireworks and ongoing entertainment
Free fun filled afternoon featuring a variety of live       on the open-air stage. The food stalls, amusement
entertainment including circus acts, musical duos,          rides and market stalls all contribute to the success
rides, kite workshops, flying and much more!                and atmosphere of the weekend. The Nameless Ball
                                                            is a black tie event held at the opening of the Festival.
Shark Bay Arts Council Events 2005
Feb/March "An Intimate Dinner" with Keith                   Totally Huge New Music Festival Spring 2005
Potger                                                      Contact Tos Mahoney Tel: 93806996 or
April 23 Picnic Under the Stars Monkey Mia                  E-mail: tos@tura.com.au
Contact: Sue Edwards, Shark Bay Arts Council,               http://www.tura.com.au/events/totallyhuge.html
PO Box 16, Denham. 6537 Tel: 9948 1333                      This event provides a melting pot of collaborations
                                                            and a unique springboard for West Australian New
Email:oceanicgroup@bigpond.com                              Music artists.
Shire of Kalamunda Corymbia Festival 6                      Town of Bassendean Australia Day Family
March 2005                                                  Celebration with Fireworks 26 January 2005
Entries close 1 February 2005                               Contact: Patrick Quigley, The Town of
Contact: Marilyn Keys, Tel: 9257 9999                       Bassendean, 48 Old Perth Rd, Bassendean WA
Marilyn.keys@kalumunda.wa.gov.au                            6054 Tel: 9377 8000
Shire of Kalamunda, PO Box 42 Kalamunda,
6926. A community festival blending the elements of         Town of Bassendean Multicultural Festival
environment, community and produce. Food and
wine, jazz, blues comedy, garden displays,                  March 19 2005
showcasing local business.                                  Contact: as above.
                                                            As part of harmony Week Includes Dance, Food and
                                                            Fireworks
Sprung Writers Festival – 16-18 September
2005                                                        Town of Bassendean Tales under the Trees
Contact: Tanja Colby 5 Vancouver St, Albany                 Wednesdays 31 August – 21 September 2005
Tel: 9841 9260                                              Sandy Beach Reserve Contact: as above.
E-mail: tanjac@albany.wa.gov.au                             Series of storytelling sessions designed for primary
Sprung is an annual writers festival staged over a          school aged children, given by experienced Tellers
weekend in Spring at the Vancouver Arts Centre in
Albany. It's a relaxed, friendly and stimulating festival
for writers and readers of all persuasions                  Town of Victoria Park "Twilight Concert
                                                            Series" Jan & Feb 2005
Swan Valley – Spring in the Valley                          Concerts held on Sundays from 5 - 7pm in
8-9 October 2005                                            various parks within the Town.
Contact: Swan Valley Tourism Council                        Contact: Marj Tunnacliffe Tel: 9311 8101
Tel: 9250 4400 or Guildford Tourist Information             E-mail: mtunnacliffe@vicpark.wa.gov.au
Centre Tel: 9379 9420                                       Program on Website: www.vicpark.wa.gov.au
This annual festival celebrates the people, culture and
produce of the Swan Valley with lots of fine wine,          Town of Vincent Summer Concerts in the
food, art and music on offer.                               Park Jan, Feb and March 2005
                                                            Contact: Recreation Officer, Rachel Clowes
Swan Valley – Taste of the Valley                           Tel: 9273 6566 Fax: 9273 6099 TTY 9273 078
Each Weekend in April & first weekend in                    E-mail: rachel.clowes@vincent.wa.gov.au
May 2005                                                    Website: www.vincent.wa.gov.au
Contact: as above                                           Free outdoor concerts held in January, February and
This festival showcases the best of the Swan Valley’s       March on Sunday afternoon at venues around the
food, wine, art and music. The continuous picnic            Town
theme means you can eat and drink your way around
various venues in the valley.                               Tropfest Short Film Festival 27 February
                                                            2005
TADAJA: Taste Dance Jam 26 Feb 2005                         Venue: Film and Television Institute, Fremantle
Contact: Agnes Michelet, AUSDANCE WA PO                     Contact: Grant Watson FTI 92 Adelaide Tce,
Box 7452 Cloisters Square Perth WA 6850.                    Fremantle 6160 Tel: 9335 1055.
Tel: 9322 6101 Fax: 9322 6100.                              The world’ largest short film festival
A free showcase and celebration of the diversity of
dance with live music in WA collaboration with              The UWA Perth International Arts Festival
Ausdance WA and KULCHA                                      11 February – 6 March 2005
                                                            Venues: various
Tom Price Nameless Festival 2 nd weekend in                 Tel: 6488 2000 Fax: 6488 8555
August 2005                                                 Website: www.perthfestival.com.au
Contact: Shire of Ashburton Tel: 9188 4444                  E-mail: festival@perthfestival.com.au
Email: soa@ashburton.wa.gov.au



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This is the oldest annual international multi-arts
festival in the southern Hemisphere. Drama, Theatre,
Visual Arts, Dance, Literature, free family events,
Music Film, Words & Ideas and Regional events.

The Festival in the Regions
Visiting the Goldfields, The Great Southern and
the Pilbara. For the Goldfields Tel: 9088 6900,
the Great South Tel: 9481 1661 and the Pilbara
see Festival‟s Pilbara Brochure or visit
www.perthfestival.com.au

Word and Ideas: a Curtin celebration
17-23 February
Featuring Salley Vicker, Chimamanda Ngozi
Adichie, Bill Bryson, Don Watson, Mem Fox,
Amanda Lohrey, Helen Garner and Writers
Week –at the Festival Village, Perth Concert
Hall.
Bookings BOCS 9484 1133 Website:
www.perthfestival.com.au

Film Festival 29 November 2004- 20 March
2005
22 Exclusive first-release movies, 118 Perth
nights. Tickets available from BOCS or on sale
at door. Not open Christmas Day

Perth Festival Lotteries Film Festival
Somerville Auditorium University of WA Info line
Tel: 6488 1732 Doors open at 6pm

Joondalup Pines Picture Garden Film
Festival Pines Picture Garden Edith Cowan
University Joondalup. Info line 6304 5888. From
7pm nightly. Tel: 0407 420 503

Over the Fence Comedy Film Festival 21
February – till Closing& Award night @
Fremantle Town Hall May 8 May 2005
A wild extraordinary ride into the imaginings of
Australian filmmakers. Come and see their cheeky,
vital and daring flix on the big screen. The tour
schedule is currently being completed and will not be
avail until early January.
Email: mail@overthefence.com.au
Bookings Tel: 9431 6717 Information: Tel: 9337 6049
Website: wwwovethefence.com.au

West End Festival October 2005
Contact: Tony Pallotta Mobile: 0433 280 888
Email: gm@thecommodorehotel.com.au




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