Geocaching links Augathella and Canberra across the vast Basin

Posted by on Aug 27, 2013 in One River Augathella | One Comment

The final cache has been placed from the “Treasures of the River” project from Augathella and it is being made public exclusively on the One River website. “ONE RIVER: Sound of Thunder” is located in Canberra and is part of a series of 7 geocaches designed for the One River Arts Project.  Spanning 10 communities across the Murray […]

Augathella Doco Now Online

Posted by on Aug 9, 2013 in One River Augathella | No Comments

The documentary from Joanne Sutton’s One River project in Augathella, Treasures of the River, is now online and can be viewed here.

Join the hunt for Warrego Stories.

Posted by on Aug 5, 2013 in One River Augathella | No Comments

“Treasures of the River” presents a unique opportunity to explore the wonders of the Warrego River as part of a high tech “Geocaching” treasure hunt. During the exhibition held on 12th July, a very traditional medium of postcards was used to share the stories and history of the Warrego River. Now we add a new […]

Postcards from the Basin’s Rim

Posted by on Jul 29, 2013 in News, One River Augathella | No Comments
Postcards from the Basin’s Rim

[This essay is written by One River Reference Group member Sarah Moles, who visited the Augathella local project outcome, Treasures of the River, on Friday 12 July 2013.] It was dark when we drove into Augathella. The town revealed itself slowly as dawn broke next morning, the peace shattered by a council street sweeper. Augathella […]

Augathella Launches a District-Wide Treasure Hunt

Posted by on Jul 16, 2013 in News, One River Augathella | No Comments
Augathella Launches a District-Wide Treasure Hunt

Treasures of the River, a photographic and audio installation, was launched last Friday 12 July at 5.30pm in Augathella. As part of the exhibition, local artist Joanne Sutton announced details of a new geocaching treasure hunt. “Six caches have been hidden around the Augathella district and people will need to log onto the One River […]

Spontaneous

Posted by on May 7, 2013 in News, One River Augathella | No Comments

I love the conversations that sometimes you just fall into – especially the ones about the River. A spontaneous chat with a friend lead to us to talk about the way the river was once a place for children and adults to share and learn together. “Everything I know about fishing I learned from my […]

Augathella students get the Warrego in focus

Posted by on Apr 8, 2013 in One River Augathella | One Comment

Students from Augathella State School were invited to join in the ‘Treasures of the River’ project through a photography workshop with visiting expert Don Hildred. Don worked with the students through a series of practical and theoretical lessons about using digital cameras and the students were eager participants. As part of the program, Don also […]

Energy

Posted by on Feb 26, 2013 in One River Augathella | No Comments

A slump in creative energy this week was not what I had hoped for as our project started to gain momentum. Questions, re-thinking, differing ideas were all muddling my head. Until last night. Returning a missed call, the lady on the other end of the line said; “Is it true you’re doing a project Treasures […]