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It’s On! Spring 2015 in Coolamon Shire

24 Aug 2015 5:05 PM -

As the days warm up and brilliant bursts of wattle litter the landscape, it’s clear that spectacular spring has arrived in Coolamon Shire. It’s taken some muscle to squeeze all of the upcoming events into this season’s calendar, from concerts and crafts to fetes and festivals – tell the neighbours to collect your mail – because at this rate, you’ll won’t be heading home until summer.

Peter Denahy live from Ganmain Hall

Bluegrass musician and comedian, Peter Denahy will be performing at the Ganmain Hall on Friday September 25. Hailing from Yackandandah in Victoria, Peter is a songwriter and singer whose show includes everything from serious ballads to ridiculous stories and songs with a twist. 

Doors open at 7.30pm. The show will commence at 8pm. Tickets are available from the Ganmain Pharmacy or at the door on the night. 

Marrar Memorial Hall 50 Year Celebrations

On Saturday 17th October, help Marrar Memorial Hall celebrate 50 years! With a morning tea and open house from 9.30am to 11.30am and an “Old Time Ball” in the evening from 7.30pm. Bring your own supper and enjoy this special occasion in Marrar.

Capture Coolamon Shire Photographic Competition

The Capture Coolamon Shire Photographic Competition is open to both professional and amateur photographers everywhere, however, all entries must have been taken within the Coolamon Shire boundary. Get snapping and get your entries in by Friday 16th October. 

Whether you’re a true photographer or an avid admirer, come along to the opening night event and launch of the 2015 exhibition at the Up to Date Store in Coolamon. The opening night is Friday 30th October from 6.30pm, with the exhibition open from Saturday 31st of October to Sunday 8th of November.

Other fantastic events to look out for:

Coolgrass: Friday 11th September to Sunday 13th September

Ardlethan Agricultural Show: Saturday 19th September from 8.00am to 5.00pm

Coolamon Scarecrow Festival: 5th October from 9.00am

Coolamon Fire Museum Official Opening: 5th October from 11.30am

Ganmain Quilt & Craft Fair: Saturday 17th to Sunday 18th October from 10.00am

Coolamon Whole Town Garage Sale: Saturday 31st October, from 7.30am

For full details on all of the spectacular Spring events click here, or download your copy of the Spring Events Calendar click here.


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