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Maintenance work at gallery

Horsham Regional Art Gallery’s ground floor is closed until at least the end of January for maintenance work. De-installation of exhibitions started Monday ahead of a works program scheduled to begin from today. While the rest of the gallery will operate as usual, the ground floor’s closure is based on a necessity to conserve the […]

River light show to bring in 2019

By DEAN LAWSON A dramatic light show drawing on the features and atmosphere of the Wimmera River will be a major highlight of a community New Year’s Eve party in Horsham. Horsham projection artist Brandon Farley will prepare a lighting extravaganza on the river at Horsham Showground’s Maydale Reserve, for what organisers are promoting as […]

Pinball players set for Nhill tournament

PINBALL ARMY: Nhill Pinball Museum co-owner Lyndon Carter is excited to host three days of pinball tournaments, starting Friday. Picture: PAUL CARRACHER

The finest pinball players from Adelaide and Melbourne will converge on Nhill this weekend for three days of tournaments. Nhill’s Australian Pinball Museum will host the tournaments on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, marking the first official Stern Army competition outside North America. Stern Army is the street team of Stern Pinball – a manufacturer of […]

PHOTOS| Horsham Carols By Candlelight packs the soundshell

Horsham Carols by Candlelight.

Over 3000 people flooded to Sawyer Park on Sunday for Horsham Carols By Candlelight. The popular community event featured some of the brightest talent and a visit from Santa. Pictures: PAUL CARRACHER The entire December 5, 2018 edition of The Weekly Advertiser is available online. READ IT HERE!

Early tickets push for Grampians Music Festival

Organisers of Grampians Music Festival have encouraged people keen to attend next year’s event in Halls Gap to get their tickets before Christmas. Festival director Carly Flecknoe said locking tickets away for the February 15 to 17 event could work as Christmas gifts and help shore up busy summer events schedules. “Not only will tickets […]

Horsham College students back on stage for much ado

Students rehearse for Horsham College production of Much Ado About Nothing.

There is much ado about Horsham College’s drama department – and it’s not for ‘nothing’.

Carols again in Ararat gardens

Ararat families will celebrate a quarter of a century of faith and festive cheer on Saturday when they gather for Ararat Carols by Candlelight. Saturday night will be the 25th time the Ararat community gathers at Alexandra Gardens for the annual celebration. The carols, organised by long-time community service group Ararat Y’smen and Y’smenettes, have […]

AgLife: Wimmera backs Burrumbuttock Hay Runners effort

GOOD CAUSE: From left, Leigh McGennisken, Matt McGennisken, Bernie Delahunty, Sam McGennisken and Rob Armstrong are looking forward to a Burrumbuttock Hay Runners Christmas Ball at Murtoa’s Railway Hotel on December 22. Picture: PAUL CARRACHER

Murtoa is gearing up for a big pre-Christmas night of celebration in an effort to support drought-stricken communities in NSW and Queensland. Plans are in place for a Burrumbuttock Hay Runners Christmas Ball at the town’s Railway Hotel on December 22. The charity fundraiser, starting during the day, will feature music, Christmas carols, family and […]

PHOTOS | Mum’s the word at The Dancers Zone end of year concert

Evelyn Williamson and Olinda Elsom, Yvonne and Josie Thomas, Bethany, Hannah and Marg Arnup, Ella Johns and Lynne McKenzie, Aaron, Nicole and Michael Timms, Kristy and Charlotte Kelly, Shantelle and Marli Adams at The Dancers Zone end of year showcase at Horsham Town Hall.

Tickets selling for Horsham’s inaugural Rockfest

Organisers of a major outdoor rock concert in Horsham next week have urged people to avoid a last-minute rush and make sure they have tickets. Mildura Entertainment’s David Storer said tickets for Horsham’s inaugural Rockfest at Sawyer Park Soundshell on December 8 would be available on the night, but pre-buying tickets would save patrons time […]


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