Gathering Threads Exhibition

Thu 16 Aug - Sun 30 Sep 2018

Manning Regional Art Gallery will inspire visitors to explore their own personal responses to fibres and textiles when the 'Gathering Threads' exhibition launches on Thursday 16 August. The exhibit...

At Manning Regional Art Gallery from 16 Aug 18 10:00 to 30 Sep 18 16:00 Hosted by 02 6592 5455Art & Music

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Outback / Ocean / Obsession Exhibition

Mon 27 Aug - Fri 28 Sep 2018

Works in Encaustic by Ken Robb Location: Hallidays Point Library Exhibition Space Opening Hours: Monday-Friday 10am-5pm & Saturday 10am-12pm NB: Please check with Library staff before tra...

At Hallidays Point Library from 27 Aug 18 10:00 to 28 Sep 18 17:00 Hosted by 02 6559 3066Art & Music

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Circus Oz - Model Citizens

Fri 21 Sep 2018

Celebrating their 40th year, Circus Oz explodes back on stage, audaciously unpacking the myths of modern Australia in their latest high octane circus show. Model  Citizens  seamlessly&nbs...

At Manning Entertainment Centre from 21 Sep 18 10:30 to 21 Sep 18 21:30 Hosted by 02 6592 5466Art & Music

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Live music @ Hamiltons Oysters - 2Bit and Shanteya & Jo

Sat 22 Sep 2018, 12pm-5:30pm

Don't miss live & local acoustic sessions during the Wallis Lake Oyster & Craft Beer Festival @ Hamiltons Oyster Bar. Enjoy live music on the deck overlooking Wallis Lake!  2Bit wil...

At Hamilton's Oysters from 22 Sep 18 12:00 to 22 Sep 18 17:30 Hosted by 02 6554 8245Art & Music

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Big Book Arvo

Sat 22 Sep 2018, 2pm-5pm

Midcoast Libraries, in association with the Forster Fellas Book Club, will be holding the popular Midcoast Big Book Arvo on 22 September 2018.  This year’s three books will create fertil...

At Club Forster from 22 Sep 18 14:00 to 22 Sep 18 17:00 Hosted by 0408 002 541Art & Music

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Ian Moss - National Theatre Tour

Sat 22 Sep 2018, 8pm

Respected as one of Australia’s iconic musicians, Ian Moss delivers an unforgettable sound – not only as a telling soloist on guitar but especially with his silken voice, ringing with clar...

At Manning Entertainment Centre from 22 Sep 18 20:00 to 22 Sep 18 22:00 Hosted by 02 6592 5466Art & Music

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Craven Creek Concerts

Sat 22 & Sun 23 Sep 2018, 2pm

Featuring Mendelssohn’s magnificent Octet in E Flat Major The sounds of Haydn, Bach, Koehne, Strauss, Mendelssohn & others meet the sounds of cows and cockatoos at this unique classical m...

At Kingfisher from 22 Sep 18 20:00 to 23 Sep 18 22:00 Hosted by 0412 498 855Art & Music

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Live music @ Hamiltons Oysters - Gypsy Royals and Jake Davey & Jackson James

Sun 23 Sep 2018, 12pm-5:30pm

Don't miss live & local acoustic sessions during the Wallis Lake Oyster & Craft Beer Festival @ Hamiltons Oyster Bar. Enjoy live music on the deck overlooking Wallis Lake!  Gypsy Ro...

At Hamilton's Oysters from 23 Sep 18 12:00 to 23 Sep 18 17:30 Hosted by 02 6554 8245Art & Music

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Longview Farm Party

Fri 28 Sep - Mon 1 Oct 2018

Longview is an annual event held over the October long weekend. There is a family focus / camping theme encouraged. The entertainment is exceptional:Movies under the starsFire worksLoads of live...

At Longview Farm from 28 Sep 18 12:00 to 01 Oct 18 12:00 Hosted by 0413 508 740Major Events,Family & Community,Art & Music

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Madame Butterfly - Melbourne City Ballet

Fri 28 Sep 2018, 7:30pm

Artistic Director Michael Pappalardo brings to life the tragic opera favourite, Madame Butterfly, featuring Puccini's signature score. Expect gorgeous costumes, impressive new scenery and stunning hai...

At Manning Entertainment Centre from 28 Sep 18 20:00 to 28 Sep 18 22:00 Hosted by 02 6592 5466Art & Music

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Paint Party

Sat 29 Sep 2018, 6pm

Paint, sip & have a great time at Club Forster! We'll have a canvas, paint, brushes, even an apron waiting for you. Our artist will walk you through every step of the way so no experience requi...

At Club Forster from 29 Sep 18 18:00 to 29 Sep 18 20:30 Hosted by 0447 114 796Art & Music

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Seaside Heritage Quilters 30th Anniversary Exhibition

Sat 29 Sep - Mon 1 Oct 2018

An exhibition of bed quilts, workshop items, art quilts, raffles and sales table. Morning and Afternoon Tea available. Also a display of memorabilia from members and club archives celebrating ...

At Holy Name School, Forster from 29 Sep 18 20:00 to 01 Oct 18 22:00 Hosted by rjvlb@bigpond.com Art & Music

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Live Music @ The Gazebo

Sun 30 Sep 2018, 1pm-5pm

Only 45km from Forster, and right on the shores of Wallis Lake, it's an afternoon of music! With a huge variety including rock n roll, swing, jazz, motown, country and international styles it's sur...

At Coomba Aquatic Club from 30 Sep 18 13:00 to 30 Sep 18 17:00 Hosted by 0438 849 590Family & Community,Art & Music

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Julie

Tue 2 Oct 2018, 10am & 7pm

Vanessa Kirby (The Crown, NT Live: A Streetcar Named Desire) and Eric Kofi Abrefa (The Amen Corner) feature in the cast of this brand new production, directed by Carrie Cracknell (NT Live: The Deep Bl...

At Manning Entertainment Centre from 02 Oct 18 10:00 to 02 Oct 18 22:00 Hosted by 02 6592 5466Art & Music

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Cohesive - Art Exhibition

Thu 4 Oct - Sun 25 Nov 2018

Yvette and Peter Hugill’s latest collaboraton sees them combine Yvette’s painting with Peter’s ceramics, producing works that relate in either colour, pattern or style. Yvette has be...

At Manning Regional Art Gallery from 04 Oct 18 10:00 to 25 Nov 18 16:00 Hosted by 02 6592 5455Art & Music

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Terror Australis - Art Exhibition

Thu 4 Oct - Sun 25 Nov 2018

Terror Australis by Jane Hosking What will we see when we look back on 2018 and beyond in Australia?  How will history portray this country and its people?  A lifelong fascination w...

At Manning Regional Art Gallery from 04 Oct 18 10:00 to 25 Nov 18 16:00 Hosted by 02 6592 5455Art & Music

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TOTs Tours

Fri 5 Oct 2018, 11:15am-12pm

Do you have pre-school aged children? Join us for TOTs Tours - Exciting and fun art engagement for under 5's with their parents or carers. Under 5's will explore the current exhibition through s...

At Manning Regional Art Gallery from 05 Oct 18 11:15 to 05 Oct 18 12:00 Hosted by 02 6592 5455Family & Community,Art & Music

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The Diamonds

Sat 6 Oct 2018, 8pm

Aretha Franklin, Diana Ross, The Supremes, Donna Summer, The Pointer Sisters, Whitney Houston, Christina Aguliera, Beyoncé, Lady Gaga, Alicia Keys Hit show ‘The Diamonds’ celebra...

At Manning Entertainment Centre from 06 Oct 18 20:30 to 06 Oct 18 21:50 Hosted by 02 6592 5466Art & Music

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Manning Valley Concert Band - 100 Years of Anzac

Sun 7 Oct 2018, 2pm

Join the Manning Valley Concert Band on Sunday, 7th October at 3 pm for our concert, “100 Years of ANZAC”. As we commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1, the band wi...

At Manning Entertainment Centre from 07 Oct 18 14:00 to 07 Oct 18 16:00 Hosted by 02 6592 5466Family & Community,Art & Music

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In The Mood

Thu 11 Oct 2018, 2pm

In The Mood, direct from America, is a 1940s theatrical musical revue show presenting a retro look at the life and times of a Great Generation with fabulous singers, hypnotic swing dancers and a Big B...

At Manning Entertainment Centre from 11 Oct 18 10:00 to 11 Oct 18 21:30 Hosted by 02 6592 5466Art & Music

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Paint Party

Thu 11 Oct 2018, 6pm

Paint, sip and have a great time with your partner (lover or friend) at the Wynter Tavern. You don't have to be good at art to take their fun class! It's a great experience to explore acrylic paint...

At Wynter Tavern from 11 Oct 18 18:00 to 11 Oct 18 20:30 Hosted by 0447 114 796Art & Music

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Elands Market

Sun 14 Oct 2018, 10am

This small market will have legendary toasties, hair dresser extraordinaire, cakes made by angels and a wonderful variation of stalls for your perusal including handmade and home grown items, local pr...

At Bulga Soldiers Memorial Hall from 14 Oct 18 10:00 to 14 Oct 18 14:00 Hosted by 02 6550 4588Family & Community,Art & Music,Food Lovers,Markets

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Akoostic Festival Pre-Show with James Bennett

Thu 18 Oct 2018, 6:30pm

Join us for an intimate preview of this year’s Akoostik Festival featuring one of our faves - James Bennett! Thursday 18th October, 6.30pm at Bent on Food. This award winning café h...

At Bent on Food from 18 Oct 18 18:30 to 18 Oct 18 22:00 Hosted by 02 6557 0727Art & Music

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Wingham Akoostik Music Festival

Fri 19 - Sun 21 Oct 2018

The Wingham Akoostik Festival is a three day celebration of music showcasing local artists as well as some of Australia's best loved musicians.  Friday 19 October:DragonThe Swamp StompersMinni...

At Wingham Showground from 19 Oct 18 09:00 to 21 Oct 18 22:00 Hosted by http://www.akoostik.com.au/Major Events,Family & Community,Art & Music

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Akoostic Fringe

Sat 20 Oct 2018, 4pm-8pm

Chill out, soak up a few hours of fine acoustic music during the big Akoostik weekend, in our small hall venue, seating 80, where the acoustics are so good you barely need a microphone!  Artis...

At Queen Street Hall from 20 Oct 18 16:00 to 20 Oct 18 20:00 Hosted by 0409 269 939Family & Community,Art & Music

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Les Miserables - Taree Arts Council

Fri 2 - Sun 18 Nov 2018, 2pm & 7:30pm

Les Misérables, the most acclaimed and best loved musical in the world, is storming into the MEC in November.  TAC first brought Les Mis to the Manning Entertainment Centre stage 23 years ...

At Manning Entertainment Centre from 02 Nov 18 14:00 to 18 Nov 18 22:30 Hosted by 02 6592 5466Art & Music

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Lakeside Festival

Sat 3 Nov 2018

Lakeside Music Festival is eight hours of incredible live music on a single intimate stage right by the stunning Wallis Lake. A bar that won't send you broke, good food and you can bring the kids. ...

At John Wright Park, Tuncurry from 03 Nov 18 04:00 to 03 Nov 18 06:00 Hosted by 0409 320 620Major Events,Family & Community,Art & Music,Food Lovers

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Newcastle Permanent Cinema Under The Stars - The Greatest Showman

Sat 10 Nov 2018, 5:30pm

Newcastle Permanent's Cinema Under the Stars is Australia's largest free outdoor cinema program and is returning to Forster!  Before the sun sets and the movie gets underway enjoy a great line...

At Bicentennial Park, Forster from 10 Nov 18 17:30 to 10 Nov 18 20:30 Hosted by 02 4927 4219Family & Community,Art & Music

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Doug Parkinson

Sat 10 Nov 2018, 8pm

Doug Parkinson with special guest Colleen Hewett When two of Australia’s best known voices; Colleen Hewett and Doug Parkinson, hit the stage at Club Forster on Saturday 10th November it will ...

At Club Forster from 10 Nov 18 20:00 to 10 Nov 18 22:00 Hosted by 02 6591 6591Art & Music

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Elands Market

Sun 11 Oct 2018, 10am

This small market will have legendary toasties, hair dresser extraordinaire, cakes made by angels and a wonderful variation of stalls for your perusal including handmade and home grown items, local pr...

At Bulga Soldiers Memorial Hall from 11 Nov 18 10:00 to 11 Nov 18 14:00 Hosted by 02 6550 4588Family & Community,Art & Music,Food Lovers,Markets

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Ocean Photography Experience with Warren Keelan & Russell Ord

Fri 16-Sun 18 Nov 2018

Join Tracks Magazine Senior photographer Russell Ord & multi international award winning seascape and ocean photographer Warren Keelan, for a very unique 3-day ocean, textures, surf & lifestyle photog...

At Mobys Beachside Retreat from 16 Nov 18 08:00 to 18 Nov 18 18:00 Hosted by 02 6591 0000Art & Music,Nature & Outdoors

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Led Zeppelin Experience

Sat 17 Nov 2018, 8pm

Led Zeppelin Experience presents the "Hammer of the Gods" Tour! Direct from Seattle, USA. Rolling Stones magazine credited the band for keeping the Zeppelin spirit alive in a 2012 Collector&rsqu...

At Club Forster from 17 Nov 18 20:00 to 17 Nov 18 22:00 Hosted by 02 6591 6591Art & Music

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La Boheme

Tue 20 Nov 2018, 10am & 7pm

From the World's Most Spectacular Opera series, experience the love, laughter and loss of La Bohème at the magnificent Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour. Puccini’s beloved classic – the...

At Manning Entertainment Centre from 20 Nov 18 10:00 to 20 Nov 18 22:30 Hosted by 02 6592 5466Art & Music

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The Event

Sat 24 Nov 2018, 8pm

THE EVENT The Acclaimed Tribute to John Farnham, Olivia Newton John and Anthony Warlow Three of Australia’s most talented singer/ performers join together to recreate The Main Event which ...

At Club Forster from 24 Nov 18 20:00 to 24 Nov 18 22:00 Hosted by 02 6591 6591Art & Music

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King Lear

Tue 27 Nov 2018, 10am & 7pm

A National Theatre Live Film King Lear by William Shakespeare ★★★★★ ‘Ian McKellen reigns supreme in this triumphant production.’ (Daily Telegraph) Broadcast live from Lo...

At Manning Entertainment Centre from 27 Nov 18 10:00 to 27 Nov 18 22:30 Hosted by 02 6592 5466Art & Music

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The Kings of Comedy

Sat 1 Dec 2018, 8pm

Don't miss... The Kings of ‘Comedy’ An Englishman, Irishman & Australian comedian go on a cruise.... 'The Kings of Comedy' was born... Performing to a packed Star Lounge! A comedy lcuk...

At Club Forster from 01 Dec 18 20:00 to 01 Dec 18 22:00 Hosted by 02 6591 6591Art & Music

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A Taste of Irish Christmas

Sat 8 Dec 2018, 8pm

All tickets $39 each ‘A Taste of Irish Christmas’ hits the stage this December featuring stars directly from London’s West End. Witness the World Champions of Irish dance tak...

At Club Forster from 08 Dec 18 20:00 to 08 Dec 18 22:00 Hosted by 02 6591 6591Family & Community,Art & Music

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Elands Market

Sun 9 Dec 2018, 10am

This small market will have legendary toasties, hair dresser extraordinaire, cakes made by angels and a wonderful variation of stalls for your perusal including handmade and home grown items, local pr...

At Bulga Soldiers Memorial Hall from 09 Dec 18 10:00 to 09 Dec 18 14:00 Hosted by 02 6550 4588Family & Community,Art & Music,Food Lovers,Markets

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The Merry Widow

Tue 11 Dec 2018, 10am & 7pm

A Cinema Live Film Irresistibly frothy and lavishly theatrical, The Merry Widow has enough tangled affairs, narrow misses and jealous lovers to fuel a French farce. Based on the beloved operetta, t...

At Manning Entertainment Centre from 11 Dec 18 10:00 to 11 Dec 18 21:00 Hosted by 02 6592 5466Family & Community,Art & Music

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Fleetwood Mac Tribute

Sat 5 Jan 2019, 8pm

The Fleetwood Mac & Stevie Nicks Tribute Show features all live instruments and vocals with a fantastic band of talented musicians. You will be treated to all the hit songs including Rhiannon, ...

At Club Forster from 05 Jan 19 20:00 to 05 Jan 19 22:00 Hosted by 02 6591 6591Family & Community,Art & Music

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Darren Coggan - Like a Rhinestone Cowboy

Sat 6 Apr 2018, 8pm

Multi award winning performer, Darren Coggan, returns to his country roots 'Like A Rhinestone Cowboy', delivering the vocal authenticity and guitar prowess of the great Glen Campbell. In a personal re...

At Manning Entertainment Centre from 06 Apr 19 20:00 to 06 Apr 19 22:00 Hosted by 02 6592 5466Art & Music

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Marina Prior & David Hobson - The 2 of Us

Fri 12 Apr 2019, 7:30pm

Their 50 date national tour of 2018 has been a huge success, selling out around the country, with such demand from fans, Soprano and Tenor powerhouse legends, of Musical Theatre & Opera, Marina Pr...

At Manning Entertainment Centre from 12 Apr 19 19:30 to 12 Apr 19 20:30 Hosted by 02 6592 5466Art & Music

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Manning Made Artisans' Fair

Sun 2 Jun 2019, 9am-3pm

The Wingham Spinners and Craft Group are organising an artisans' fair as part of the Manning Winter Festival. See spinning and weaving demonstrations and meet the artists. There will be hand made g...

At Taree PCYC from 02 Jun 19 09:00 to 02 Jun 19 15:00 Hosted by 0415 504 026Family & Community,Art & Music

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