Visit Platform Gallery any time over the Festival weekend to view the feisty and fabulous work of Blue Mountains artist Ailie Banks.
Exhibition runs 9 – 26 August
Venue: Platform Gallery, 194 Katoomba St, Katoomba
Sometimes it’s the telling detail that opens a whole world.
Facilitated by local author Tracy Sorensen, this workshop explores how tiny details can be the starting point for creating meaningful worlds.
Facilitator: Tracy Sorenson
Venue: Gang Gang Gallery, 206 Main St, Lithgow
In the 1930s, Eleanor and Eric Dark set up a retreat in a remote cave perched on the edge of Leura’s escarpment. Remnants of their camp remain to this day.
This guided walk, led by Dharug man Chris Tobin and bushwalking author Veechi Stuart, explores our cultural and Indigenous history in this extraordinary bushland setting.
Places strictly limited. Rough unmarked track involves scrambling and requires high degree of fitness. Ages 12+.
50 Slam Heats burn across the nation, leading to eight State Finals and the National Final.
Over 1,000 writers will perform but only one will be crowned 2019 Australian Poetry Slam National Champion.
Performing writers are given a microphone, a live audience and just two minutes to capture the crowd with their own original work.
Whether audience or performer, head up to Katoomba Library for a night of unpredictable fun.
Sign up to perform from 6:30pm (first 20 signups only will perform).
No bookings required.
Venue: Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, 30 Parke St, Katoomba