In 2013, Canberra based film-maker Rob Nugent was commissioned by the Centenary of Canberra and Screen Australia to document the One River program as it unfolded. It wasn’t possible for him to visit all the artists and communities in their ten geographically diverse locations to see their project evolving, so he chose the ones that […]
Adelaide-based playwright Sean Riley’s radio play This River, written especially for the One River project, is now online. Simply follow this link: This River Radio Program One River is the vision of Creative Director of the Centenary of Canberra, Robyn Archer AO. “The characters in Sean Riley’s new play for voices, written specifically for the One […]
One River On Air is the Radio Show produced by John Shortis and Moya Simpson as part of their One River project for Canberra. The project was a multi-faceted musical collaboration between John and Moya, the Carillonist Lynn Fuller, choir members of Worldly Goods Choir and the Cyrenes, ukulele players for Ukulele Republic of Canberra, […]
This sequence of images show the change in the coloured sand patterns over repeated rehearsals and the performance for the Goolwa local project presentation as part of Alluvial Connections: From Source to Sea. The surprise was in how they transitioned from a schematic pattern to one that is just like sand forms under water.
One River: Project Overview One River is the vision of Creative Director of the Centenary of Canberra, Robyn Archer AO, whose mother was born on the banks of the Murray River at Cadell, where her grandfather ran the punt. Robyn’s grandmother Agnes was brought there as a young bride to a tin shed on the […]
For those of you who love caravans, or anything at all on wheels, this coming weekend is the weekend to be in Canberra. One River Local Project Manager Donna Jackson, has shifted gears from her Murray-Darling Basin engagements to put a bit of spin into the capital city. SPIN Saturday is huge at the Fyshwick […]
Article written by Ken Orchard, member of the One River Reference Group One River: Alluvial Connections – from source to sea. Margaret Worth with Bill ‘Swampy’ Marsh, Richard Hodges & Michelle Murray. Signal Point Gallery, Goolwa: 1 August – 1 September 2013 One River: Alluvial Connections – from source to sea recently on show at […]