A bi-lingual Australia festival. Australian artists, storytellers, actors, poets, academics, musicians and many others will participate in a weekend of fun, learning and exchange.
The proposed program includes an Australian Theatre Group presenting a play in French, an art exhibition, wine tasting, music, football, cricket, history, film and documentary screenings, food, workshops for kids and adults, poetry readings discussion forums and many other elements from the strange land to the south.
Workshops and Presentations.
Poetry workshops and performances.
Short film festival from Flickerfest.
Guided Art tours.
Creativity Hit workshops.
Flash fiction workshop and talk.
Australian ecology presentation.
Film ‘Oyster Farmer’ followed by Q and A with director Anna Reeves.
Australian clown in main theatre at 11h.00 (TBC)
Performance of ‘Ici’ at 14h.00 in main theatre.
Café open with story telling stage open – performances every hour.
Market stalls showcasing Australian artisans.
Billabong room for kids activities – craft, poetry, storytelling and more.
Didgeridoo and ‘community’ music workshops.
Short film festival on rotation.
Australian history lesson for kids and adults
Roving buskers and performers.
Reading and conversation lead by author Campbell Jefferies “What is an Australian?”
Backyard cricket match for all ages and abilities.
Causes Sylvia Petter Supports
International PEN (Sydney)
Indigenous Literacy Project (Australia)