There are many opportunities during our 2017 redevelopment project to engage with performances outside the walls of West Gippsland Arts Centre. We have booked some wonderful music concerts into Warragul’s fine acoustic venue, ‘Wesley of Warragul’. We're also taking shows into our smaller communities and their local halls.
This program takes arts and entertainment into your towns and villages, into alternative spaces and even into the venues of our neighbouring Shires. We hope you enjoy the opportunity to get out and experience the fabulous welcome they will be offering as we all go ‘Outside the Walls’ in 2017.
Important: We have a new online ticketing system! If you are an existing customer, when logging in to buy tickets you will need to reset your password (just follow the prompts). Call us on 5624 2456 during business hours if you need help.
Death and the Maiden
Saturday 7 October 7:30 PM - Wesley of Warragul
Flinders Quartet (FQ) is instantly recognisable as one of Australia's most loved chamber music ensembles. FQ continues its second decade with acknowledged musical skill and maturity. Their dynamic and stirring performances of a full spectrum of repertoire have audiences and critics articulating their esteem, and the quartet is now a highly respected force in Australian chamber music. FQ regularly commissions and premieres works by Australian composers.
Flinders Quartet will present the following :
RICHARD MILLS String Quartet No. 4 Glimpses from my book of Dada
FRANZ SCHUBERT Winterreise (a selection) arranged for string quartet by Calvin Bowman
FRANZ SCHUBERT String Quartet in D minor D.810 Death and the Maiden
Full Price: $45.00, Concession: $40.00
Thursday 12 October 11:00am (duration: 1 hour)
15 Howitt Street, Warragul
The Retro Girls are a fabulous cabaret duo who sing, dance and
engage the audience with wit and warmth while performing a
wonderful array of top hits! The show is a wonderful mix of
uplifting classic hits from the 1940’s to 1990’s delivered with
All tickets: $5.00 (General Admission)
Presented by Craft Victoria for Baw Baw Shire
Thursday 12 October, 1pm – 3pm
An intimate seminar presented by Craft Victoria about how to approach your audience with meaningful narrative about yourself and your work. Learn how to use the story of yourself to build your artist biography and add depth and value to your practice. Gemma Jones and Anthea Abell will help you to communicate the originality of you work both in person and in the written form. A tailored seminar for makers looking to build confidence, host events and sell their work.
Gemma Jones Craft Victoria www.craft.org.au
Anthea Abell Full Tilt Nana www.fulltiltnanna.com
"Thinking Green will put you in the black"
Presented by Baw Baw Shire Council
Tuesday 17th October, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Warragul Country Club Reception & Conference Centre,
41 Sutton St, Warragul.
You are invited to attend the Green Energy for Business Networking Function and get tips from government and local businesses on how you can reduce your energy bills and help your bottom line. Finger good and a complimentary drink will be provided on arrival, with additional drinks available at bar prices.
Click the button below to RSVP your attendance by Wednesday 11th October. If you have any questions, please contact Karen Meyers, Events Officer on 5624 2422.
Sunday 29 October 3:00 PM - Wesley of Warragul
Vibraphonist Nick Parnell is a five star musician – and secret revealer. He unveils musical treasures centre-stage in Secret Songs, his new program of vibes with piano accompaniment.
Parnell’s magical mallets lovingly caress his vibraphone keys, seamlessly braiding jazz, world and classical music into one living twist of musical enjoyment.
The Vibes Virtuoso presents high energy and virtuosic work by greats such as US vibraphone legend Gary Burton, Dave Friedman and Dave Samuels’s prized Carousel and two world premiere pieces by gifted Australian composers Paul Grabowsky AO and Joe Chindamo. Also revealed is the secret version of Gershwin’s An American in Paris.
Full: $50, Concession: $45, Members: $42, U/18: $33
Groups 10+: $42
Friday 15 December 11:00am - Darnum Memorial Hall.
Celebrate more than 35 years of Gaslight Company Christmas concerts around Australia with our traditional Daylight Entertainment Christmas show. The Spirit of Christmas.
The Gaslight Company was one of the first to perform morning melodies at the then newly built Melbourne Concert Hall in 1982. Since then, The Gaslight Company has been a firm favourite with morning melodies audiences throughout Australia.
Spirit of Christmas this year stars Australian music theatre Star Philip Gould and award-winning singer/actress Michelle Fitzmaurice with, hilarious Philip Wheeldon as compere.
Combining traditional Christmas carols with contemporary Christmas songs spiced with Gaslight’s great humour, The Spirit of Christmas is a great way to celebrate a wonderful year of Daylight Entertainment.
Full: $20.00, Concession: $18.00, Members: $15.00
U/18: $15.00, Groups 10+: $15.00 - Bus Service Available
Darnum Memorial Hall, Cropley Street, Darnum
Presented by Daniel Thompson & Stuie French
Friday 17 August 2018, 8:00pm
Award winning and highly acclaimed Australian country singer Daniel Thompson and Golden Guitar winning, Telecaster picking, Australian country music legend Stuie French, along with their powerhouse backing band, The Tennessee Express are excited to bring you CASH Live The Concert Experience and their brand new show CASH Live Revisits Johnny Cash At Folsom Prison.
The show will not only feature the Folsom Prison album in it’s entirety from cover to cover, it will also feature a set of The Man in Black’s greatest hits from throughout his entire career. CASH Live Revisits Johnny Cash At Folsom Prison is one of the most anticipated shows of 2018. Don’t miss this opportunity to relive one of The Man In Black’s greatest ever albums performed by Australia’s own CASH Live The Concert Experience.
All Tickets: $55.00
Contact us to find out about our free bus service to selected shows and venues - Ph 5624 2456.