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Calendar of Events


September

Start
2
Sep

Finish
10
Sep
Day event

Creswick Photography Prize

The inaugural Creswick Photography Prize is being held over two weekends in September 2017:

SATURDAY 2ND & SUNDAY 3RD and SATURDAY 9TH & SUNDAY 10TH
OPENING TIMES: 11AM – 4PM

This event gives photographers the opportunity to showcase their work in the Waiting Room Gallery at the heritage Creswick Railway Station, and be in the running for a Community Bank Award of $500, generously donated by the Creswick & District Community Bank. There will also be Honourable Mention Awards.

This is an open event and there is no particular theme. For more information and regular updates, go to: www.facebook.com/railwayworkshops/. For Registrations and Terms & Conditions, go to: https://www.trybooking.com/QTJA

The judge for the $500 Community Bank Award and the Honourable Mention Awards is Julie Millowick, a long time practising photographer in both the commercial and fine art fields, with works in both national and international collections.

There will also be an opportunity for visitors to cast a vote for their favourite photograph and the winning work will be announced at the close of the event at 4.00pm on Sunday 10 September.

The Creswick Photography Prize is endorsed and facilitated by the Creswick Railway Workshops Assoc Inc. (CRWA). It is being organised by the CRWA Arts Group and supported by Patron Jeff Moorfoot OAM. The CRWA is a not-for-profit association that has organised many community events. More information at: www.facebook.com/Creswick-Railway-Workshops-Assoc-Inc-CRWA-203386336376085/


November

Start
11
Nov

Finish
12
Nov
Day event

Creswick Garden Lovers Weekend

Now in its fourth year, the 2017 Creswick Garden Lovers Weekend is being held on:

SATURDAY 11 NOVEMBER, 9.00am-5.00pm
SUNDAY 12 NOVEMBER, 9.00am-4.00pm

This Spring garden event highlights private and well known gardens and celebrates the skill and diversity of passionate gardeners in and around Creswick.

There’s a diverse range of eight private gardens to visit and enjoy, including rural gardens, backyard and courtyard gardens, and evolving gardens. Adult entry fees have been reduced this year, to just $5 per garden. Children are free.

A variety of commercial venues will also be open for the weekend, including: Lambley Gardens & Nursery at Ascot, Brenlissa Nursery at Mt Rowan, Bells Water Gardens, Newlyn Antiques & Cottage Garden Nursery and new tourist attraction, Maze House, all in Newlyn, and Overwrought Garden Art at Blampied.

There will also be the Creswick Garden Club's Flower Show, a Spring Garden Party with gourmet BBQ lunch at John Curtin Aged Care, plants for sale from Mistydowns Nursery, basket weaving and more.

Online bookings available soon!

For more information and regular updates, go to: www.facebook.com/CreswickAnnualGardenLoversWeekend3363/


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