One River at the Belconnen Arts Centre Sat 24 Aug 2013

Posted by on Nov 2, 2013 in Events, News | No Comments
One River at the Belconnen Arts Centre Sat 24 Aug 2013

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 […]

Spin Weekend in Canberra

Posted by on Oct 17, 2013 in News | No Comments
Spin Weekend in Canberra

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 […]

The River’s Draw

Posted by on Oct 13, 2013 in News, One River Goolwa and Murray Mouth | No Comments
The River’s Draw

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 […]

On Forgotten Songs from Australia’s Great Rivers

Posted by on Aug 30, 2013 in One River Canberra, One River Projects | 2 Comments
On Forgotten Songs from Australia’s Great Rivers

[In developing their project for One River, Canberra-based artists John Shortis and Moya Simpson trawled through the archives at the National Library to research forgotten songs about rivers and towns throughout the Murray-Darling Basin. These songs are parochial, patriotic and romantic, extolling the particular and peculiar virtues of distinctly Australian rivers and towns. A couple […]

Layers of Values, Afloat on the Darling

Posted by on Aug 30, 2013 in News, One River Bourke | No Comments
Layers of Values, Afloat on the Darling

[One River Reference Group member, Cameron Muir, writes about Andrew Hull’s One River project Remembering the River, delivered on 6 July 2013 in Bourke]. It’s late afternoon and Andrew Hull is punting lanterns down the Darling River in a dinged-up ex-military boat. This will be his last rehearsal before tomorrow’s performance of ‘Remembering the River’. […]

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 […]

Goolwa Doco Now Online

Posted by on Aug 22, 2013 in News, One River Goolwa and Murray Mouth | One Comment
Goolwa Doco Now Online

The documentary about the Goolwa One River project, Alluvial Connections – From Source to Sea, is now available online and can be viewed here. There are some really beautiful images in this doco from Richard Hodges. Great work by all four artists – a really good example of how four people from very different disciplines […]