Australian Breastfeeding Association Meeting
Jul.
23
10:00 am10:00

Australian Breastfeeding Association Meeting

SHARING BREASTFEEDING STORIES: Surprises and Challenges

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Our meetings are for everyone, whether you are a new mum, you are pregnant or have many kids. Whether you find breastfeeding a breeze, a challenge or you are not breastfeeding at all. Come along, have a cuppa and meet some new friends.

Please bring a plate to share if able.

Location: Yackandandah Community Centre. 29 high St, Yackandandah

Information: www.breastfeeding.asn.au

Contact: Louise 0425 707 346


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Natinoal Tree Day
Jul.
28
10:00 am10:00

Natinoal Tree Day

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Join Yackandandah Creek Landcare Group to revegetate the western side of the Yackandandah Creek. Meet at the Bells Flat Road footbridge (opposite Connel street) and follow the signs along the creek until you reach the planting site.

Event Location: Meet at Bells Flat Road footbridge - follow the signs

Event Website: http://treeday.planetark.org/site/10021499

Organiser: Michelle Croker. 0477 417 445 mish.croker@bigpond.com

Important: Wear solid footwear, bring a water bottle, shovel, gardening gloves and a watering can if you have one! It’s a few hundred metres walk in from the bridge, so if you need help getting closer to the site let us know and we can organise it.

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Public talk by Geshe Zopa -Serenity in Difficult Global Times
Jul.
30
7:00 pm19:00

Public talk by Geshe Zopa -Serenity in Difficult Global Times

Geshe Tenzin Zopa - recipient of the 2019 Corporate Social Responsibility Peace Award.

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In February this year Geshe Zopa was awarded The Global Peace Leadership Award in Mumbai India.

The world peace congress bought together over 130 countries to celebrate leadership in building a better society and peaceful world. A jury of leaders in the field of sustainable development, education and world peace chose Geshe Zopa for the 2019 award for his leadership and contribution to society.

Location: Yackandandah Court House. 4 Williams St

Cost: Gold coin donation

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Watoto - Children's Choir
Jul.
17
6:30 pm18:30

Watoto - Children's Choir

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You’re invited! Be a part of this vibrant worship experience. We’re excited to bring you the Watoto Children’s Choir performing their brand new album, “We Will Go”. As the children share their personal stories and present live worship music from Uganda, you’ll see firsthand the power of God’s love transforming lives around the world. This is a free concert and a fundraising event.

Location: Yackandandah Public Hall

Cost: Free

Website: https://www.watoto.com/

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Arts Yackandandah - French Film Festival
Jul.
13
1:00 pm13:00

Arts Yackandandah - French Film Festival

French Film Festival

A French spectacular - three fantastic French movies. Come see one or see them all. Wear something French

1.00pm - Mood Indigo.

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A surreal science fantasy, tragedy starring Roamn Duris and Audrey Tautou. it is an adaptation of Boris Vian's 1947 novel, Froth on the Daydream. The film received two nominations at the 4th Magritte Awards. M classification. 130 minutes

4.00pm - The Man Who Laughs

Comeda drama based on the novel by Victor Hugo. During the reign of King James II, a proud nobel refuses to kiss his hand, resulting tin the disfigurement of his son. Stars Gerard Depardieu and Marc-Andrea Grondin. PG classification. 90 minutes

 

7.15pm - See You Up There

A crime/drama set in November 1919. Two soldiers – a disfigured but brilliant artist and an ex-accountant – start a memorial con. But in the France of the Roaring Twenties, their adventures soon turn dangerous. MA classification. 117 minutes

 Location: Yackandandah Court House

Tickets: Members only admission available at the door, or you can join online at: arts.yackandandah.com/membership

Membership also entitles you to discounts at other exciting Arts Yack events.

Arts Yack membership is just $20 per annum ($30 for a family) and will entitle you to four FREE film nights in 2019.

BYO: plate (snacks) to share or a picnic dinner and drinks of your choice. Coffee and tea available.

Enquiries: Tim Evans 0404 944 061

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Community Clothes Swap
Jul.
6
2:00 pm14:00

Community Clothes Swap

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Plasticwise Yackandandah, Annual Clothes Swap.

Bring five quality items to swap (preference given for natural fibres)

$5 entry

Location: Yackandandah Town Hall

Time: 2pm Clothes drop. 2-3pm Repair cafe and afternoon tea. 3pm Swapping begins

Contact: Mim Poyner 0409 547 706

Email: mim.poyner@gmail.com

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Yack Community Garden - Winter Solstice Pizza Night
Jun.
22
4:00 pm16:00

Yack Community Garden - Winter Solstice Pizza Night

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Come along at: 4pm for kids rock painting activities (prepare for a mess). Or from 5pm for pizza baking.

Join us at the Yack Community Garden for the annual solstice pizza night. The winter solstice is an astronomical phenomenon that occurs each year in June as the Earth orbits the Sun. It is the shortest day of the year and the longest night; and the point at which the earth begins her long, slow turn towards the light.

The solstice has been observed for many thousands of years and it’s a wonderful time of year to retreat inwards and reflect on the wonders of nature.

Many traditional cultures used winter as a time to slow down and reconnect with the natural world.

It’s a great time to gather friends together for a hearty, warming meal to recognise and feel part of

this ancient tradition.

Bring the kids at 4pm to participate in painting some fun rock art (wear old clothes).

Please bring a pizza or anything you fancy to bake in the oven and any other food to share. BYO drinks, plates, chair and cutlery. BYO musical instruments.

Participation by donation ($10 or what you can afford)

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YCC Chainsaw Course
Jun.
12
6:00 pm18:00

YCC Chainsaw Course

Chainsaw Workshop- Safety, Maintenance and Crosscutting Felled Timber

Event Description : We have a couple of spots left for this Chainsaw Course starting tonight. Wednesday 12th June at 6pm.

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Did you know YCC in combination with our regular tutor have been running this workshop annually for our local community for over 10 years? This is a worthwhile workshop if you've just bought a chainsaw, or are perhaps considering borrowing one to cut your supply of winter firewood.

Comments from previous course: “The chainsaw course was really great & gave me heaps of confidence to get on with sawing the garden stuff & also getting some wood piles going for next season.” BQ after course run by Tracy Culhane and YCC.

Bookings are essential. Contact Yack Community Centre on (02) 60271 743 or email manager@ycc.org.au

Note: A list of safety equipment requirements for the course is available from YCC . Following the theory on Wednesday evening, you'll need these items for the prac sessions on Saturday 15th & Sunday 16th June.

Event Address/Location: Yackandandah Community Centre, 29 High Street ,Yackandandah, The practical sessions are held on a local private property.

Event Date and Times: Wednesday 12th June 6 pm to 9 pm ( theory and demonstrations): Saturday 15th & Sunday 16th June 10 am to 3 pm ( practical sessions)

Event Website: http://www.ycc.org.au

Bookings are essential together with fee payment prior to the course date to confirm enrolment. Class size is limited.

Contact: Yackandandah Community Centre

Phone: (02) 6027 1743

Event Contact Email Address: manager@ycc.org.au

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Indigo Shire - Yackandandah Community Forum
Jun.
11
6:00 pm18:00

Indigo Shire - Yackandandah Community Forum

An opportunity to raise matters with Councillors and key staff.

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The forum may provide information on Ageing Well, Bike Racks, Tourism and Community Grants, Early Years and Play Park strategies, Yackandandah Place Plan, L2P Program, Beechworth-Yackandandah Rail Trail, Youth Mental Health First Aid, Road and Carpark works, Upcoming Safety initiatives.

Location: Yackandandah Senior Citizens Centre. 14 Wellsford St, Yackandandah.

Time: 6pm til 7pm

All welcome to attend

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Australian Breastfeeding Association Meeting
Jun.
11
10:00 am10:00

Australian Breastfeeding Association Meeting

RETURNING TO WORK

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Our meetings are for everyone, whether you are a new mum, you are pregnant or have many kids. Whether you find breastfeeding a breeze, a challenge or you are not breastfeeding at all. Come along, have a cuppa and meet some new friends.

Please bring a plate to share if able.

Location: Yackandandah Community Centre. 29 high St, Yackandandah

Information: www.breastfeeding.asn.au

Contact: Louise 0425 707 346


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The Bikes of Wrath
Jun.
8
7:15 pm19:15

The Bikes of Wrath

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An Arts Yackandandah - Flickside event.

Multi-award winning documentary about five Australians undertaking a 2600km bicycle journey through the United States. The trip honours the westward migration undertaken by the Joad family in the John Steinbeck novel, The Grapes of Wrath. Through chance encounters with everyday Americans, the cyclists expand on the novel’s core themes of migration, inequality and the perceived land of opportunity. The group explores whether America has progressed since the book was written, discussing the wealth gap, immigration and the American Dream. The fascinating people they meet along the way reveal the enduring strength of the human spirit despite the inequality and disenfranchisement which runs as deep today, as it did in Steinbeck's seminal novel. The Bikes of Wrath is a unique, funny and insightful documentary series filled with adventure, literature, music and man.

Time: 7.15pm

Location: Yackandandah Court House

Tickets: Arts Yackandandah Members $15. Non-members $20

Bookings: Through the Try Booking link on https://arts.yackandandah.com/ front page.

Membership: Also entitles you to discounts at other exciting Arts Yack events

BYO: A plate (Snacks) to share. Coffee and tea available

Enquiries: Tim Evans 0404 944 061


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Digital Storytelling Workshop
May
28
6:30 pm18:30

Digital Storytelling Workshop

Learn ways to tell your family's story in this free introductory workshop. Carole McCulloch specialises in ways to preserve family history so that future generations may delight in knowing their ancestors and enjoying their stories.

In this workshop you will learn:

- Digital recordings tips

- Research and storytelling tips

- Easy-to-use software

Location: Avenue, 9 High St, Yackandandah

Website: http://avenuework.space/events

Contact: Nicholas Rogan nicholas@avenuework.space

Phone: 0488 144 448

RSVP: coachcarole70@gmail.com

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Yes, Prime Minister
May
25
7:30 pm19:30

Yes, Prime Minister

Arts Yackandandah presents - Highway 1 Theatre Company - Yes, Prime Minister.

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Location: Yackandandah Public Hall

Date: Saturday, May 25th

Time: Doors open 7pm. Show 7.30pm

Tickets: $39 full. $35 concession (plus booking fee)

Bookings: arts.yackandandah.com (follow the links)

Contains mild course language

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Ecopella Choir - TRY Fundraiser.
May
18
7:30 pm19:30

Ecopella Choir - TRY Fundraiser.

Ecopella Choir - TRY Fundraiser.

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Ecopella sings 'Save the World' music - a'capella songs about the global environmental crisis and the struggle of good people to resist it.

Joining local singers as well, this event is set to be a great musical journey and proceeds will go to support community energy transition via Totally Renewable Yackandandah's Perpetual Energy Fund.

Event Address/Location: Yackandandah Public Hall, 36 High Street Yackandandah

Event Date and Times : Saturday 18th of May, 7:30pm

Event Website: https: www.trybooking.com/BCAQH

Event organiser: Matthew Charles-Jones

Phone: 0457 003 839

Email Address: mattc_j@bigpond.com

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Australian Breastfeeding Association Meeting
May
14
10:00 am10:00

Australian Breastfeeding Association Meeting

NATIONAL MOTHERING WEEK LUNCHEON

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Our meetings are for everyone, whether you are a new mum, you are pregnant or have many kids. Whether you find breastfeeding a breeze, a challenge or you are not breastfeeding at all. Come along, have a cuppa and meet some new friends.

Please bring a plate to share if able.

Location: Yackandandah Community Centre. 29 high St, Yackandandah

Information: www.breastfeeding.asn.au

Contact: Louise 0425 707 346


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Mother's Day High Tea
May
11
12:00 pm12:00

Mother's Day High Tea

Yackandandah Football and Netball Club - Mother’s Day High Tea.

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Location: Club Rooms

Cost: $25 - includes champagne or soft drink on arrival and lucky door prize ticket

Prizes to be won througout the day.

RSVP with payment to Carmen Glass or Mel Lawson by May 4th

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LOVE YACK - Outdoor Pop Up
May
11
11:00 am11:00

LOVE YACK - Outdoor Pop Up

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Indigo Shire, Yackandandah Place Plan - a document outlining a vision and a set of actions for co-designing an even brighter future for Yackandandah.

Every great Place plan starts with locals who know the place inside and out, that's why Indigo Shire is hosting a series of engagement sessions across town where you can share local knowledge and dream big.

Location: Butson Park, Yackandandah

Time: 11am-1pm

More information: https://www.indigoshire.vic.gov.au/Have-your-say/Current-consultations/Yackandandah-Place-Plan

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Indigoshire/

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LOVE YACK - Workshop
May
11
10:00 am10:00

LOVE YACK - Workshop

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Indigo Shire, Yackandandah Place Plan - a document outlining a vision and a set of actions for co-designing an even brighter future for Yackandandah.

Every great Place plan starts with locals who know the place inside and out, that's why Indigo Shire is hosting a series of engagement sessions across town where you can share local knowledge and dream big.

Location: Yackandandah Town Hall

Time: 10am-12pm

More information: https://www.indigoshire.vic.gov.au/Have-your-say/Current-consultations/Yackandandah-Place-Plan

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Indigoshire/

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LOVE YACK - Pub Chats
May
10
6:00 pm18:00

LOVE YACK - Pub Chats

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Indigo Shire, Yackandandah Place Plan - a document outlining a vision and a set of actions for co-designing an even brighter future for Yackandandah.

Every great Place plan starts with locals who know the place inside and out, that's why Indigo Shire is hosting a series of engagement sessions across town where you can share local knowledge and dream big.

Location: Bottom Pub, High St, Yackandandah

Time: 6pm-8pm

More information: https://www.indigoshire.vic.gov.au/Have-your-say/Current-consultations/Yackandandah-Place-Plan

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Indigoshire/

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LOVE YACK - Workshop
May
9
6:00 pm18:00

LOVE YACK - Workshop

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Indigo Shire, Yackandandah Place Plan - a document outlining a vision and a set of actions for co-designing an even brighter future for Yackandandah.

Every great Place plan starts with locals who know the place inside and out, that's why Indigo Shire is hosting a series of engagement sessions across town where you can share local knowledge and dream big.

Location: Yackandandah Town Hall

Time: 6pm-8pm

More information: https://www.indigoshire.vic.gov.au/Have-your-say/Current-consultations/Yackandandah-Place-Plan

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Indigoshire/

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LOVE YACK - Pub Chat
May
9
6:00 pm18:00

LOVE YACK - Pub Chat

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Indigo Shire, Yackandandah Place Plan - a document outlining a vision and a set of actions for co-designing an even brighter future for Yackandandah.

Every great Place plan starts with locals who know the place inside and out, that's why Indigo Shire is hosting a series of engagement sessions across town where you can share local knowledge and dream big.

Location: Foodworks: Top Pub - High St Yackandandah

Time: 6pm-8pm

More information: https://www.indigoshire.vic.gov.au/Have-your-say/Current-consultations/Yackandandah-Place-Plan

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Indigoshire/

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LOVE YACK - Outdoor Pop Up
May
9
10:00 am10:00

LOVE YACK - Outdoor Pop Up

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Indigo Shire, Yackandandah Place Plan - a document outlining a vision and a set of actions for co-designing an even brighter future for Yackandandah.

Every great Place plan starts with locals who know the place inside and out, that's why Indigo Shire is hosting a series of engagement sessions across town where you can share local knowledge and dream big.

Location: Foodworks. High St Yackandandah

Time: 10am-12pm

More information: https://www.indigoshire.vic.gov.au/Have-your-say/Current-consultations/Yackandandah-Place-Plan

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Indigoshire/

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LOVE YACK - Outdoor Pop Up
May
8
3:00 pm15:00

LOVE YACK - Outdoor Pop Up

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Indigo Shire, Yackandandah Place Plan - a document outlining a vision and a set of actions for co-designing an even brighter future for Yackandandah.

Every great Place plan starts with locals who know the place inside and out, that's why Indigo Shire is hosting a series of engagement sessions across town where you can share local knowledge and dream big.

Location: Foodworks. High St, Yackandandah

Time: 3pm-5pm

More information: https://www.indigoshire.vic.gov.au/Have-your-say/Current-consultations/Yackandandah-Place-Plan

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Indigoshire/

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The Anecdote @ Grace's Place
Apr.
30
4:30 pm16:30

The Anecdote @ Grace's Place

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The Anecdote, an indi-trio featuring cello, trumpet, percussion and vocals.

Since forming in 2014, The Anecdote have become a seasoned festival act, releasing their haunting debut album ‘Carved Upon The Air’ last year. The album is a profound work, with songs written over a 15-year period, rich string and brass arrangements, and a compelling intimacy.

They have performed at Folk, Rhythm and Life, the Renaissance Festival, Beltane, End Of The Line Festival, River Folk Festival and EarthArtBeat.

Venue: Grace’s Place. High Street Yackandandah

Times: Friday, May 3. 6.30pm


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