A concert to welcome home a long serving and refurbished musical icon will celebrate the return of a piano Avondale was never supposed to have.
James Morrison and brother John will join a former collaborator and two Avondale ensembles in concert to perform songs they first played 30 years ago.
Journalist and broadcaster Geraldine Doogue will talk about religion in Australia during a concert at Avondale celebrating the Christian tradition of hymn and song singing.
Watercolour paintings and pen drawings by a local academic, architect and artist on display in Avondale Libraries (Lake Macquarie campus) portray an international perspective on place.
Ben Milis’s grandmother bought him the first in the Play Today praise and worship series for Christmas in 2005. The arts and teaching graduand, only 14 at the time, had seen the book on display earlier in the year. “I thought, That looks awesome. I could not wait to open it.” Play Today 5 now includes one of Ben’s songs.