WHAT'S ON IN THE HAWKESBURY AND THE HILLS

HAWKESBURY & HILLS  BULLETIN BOARD

THE HILLS 'ORANGE BLOSSOM FESTIVAL' in full bloom through 30 September. Check out the schedule and the fun!  Plan Ahead for the Orange Blossom Festival

PURPLE NOON GALLERY NEW EXHIBITION THROUGH 14 OCTOBER: introducing ' North Queensland artist Susan Doherty to the Hawkesbury. Susan repurposes found objects: stitching, weaving and wrapping object from the beauty of the Australian Bush. Purple Noon Gallery 606 Terrace Road, Freemans Reach.

PURPLE NOON GALLERY Last workshops for 2018: 23 September -- Make Your Mark With Hand Made Brushes' with artist, Rhonda Campbell from Orange. Friday, 19 October Workshop  'String Basketry' with Trudi Nisbet .closes out the 2018 season. Register now! 0245 796579 Gallery, 0409 661 662  Robyn

HERO UNCOVERED AND HONORED :WITH WORDS. New biography published by Hawkesbury historian, Alan Leek.. the story of Frederick Whirlpool VC who is buried in a Windsor unmarked grave

FERRY ARTISTS GALLERY, WISEMANS FERRY NEW EXHIBITION OPENS in August: Gallery hours Thursday - Monday 10-4pm. 02 4566 4385. New Exhibition open

HAWKESBURY VISITOR CENTRE, CLARENDON  (02 4560 4620) Staff are a wealth of knowledge. Drop by for all Hawkesbury information. Books, maps, brochures and guides. 9-5pm Monday - Friday; Saturday & Sunday 9 - 4pm

ON-GOING ACTIVITIES

HAWKESBURY REGIONAL GALLERY: ART AND DEMENTIA TOURS ON THIRD THUESDAY OF EACH MONTH AT 11AM. Bookings are essential. These workshops are designed for those living with Dementia and for their carers. Facilitated by gallery staff (specially trained by Alzheimer's Australia) the experience offers an enriching program. Bookings 02 4560 4418.