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’. […]

Wasted Water

Posted by on Aug 8, 2013 in News, One River Goolwa and Murray Mouth | No Comments
Wasted Water

[Garry Hera-Singh has been President of the Southern Fishermans’ Association for the past thirteen years. He was at the helm when the Lakes and Coorong Fishery became only the third fishery in Australia and the twenty-seventh in the world to gain Marine Stewardship Council Accreditation for sustainable fisheries. He acknowledges that he had, and still […]

Tipping Point Documentary Now Online

The documentary from Vic and Sarah McEwan’s One River project in Narrandera, Tipping Point, is now online and can be viewed here.

Conflux Documentary

Posted by on Jun 11, 2013 in One River Mildura and Wentworth | No Comments

A short film about the Conflux project can be viewed here. See footage of the performance, listen to excerpts from Kim Chalmers’ soundtrack and hear directly from the dancers about how they enjoyed being involved in the project.

Canberra’s Precious Water is a Triple Trickle

Posted by on Feb 20, 2013 in News | No Comments
Canberra’s Precious Water is a Triple Trickle

Last week I had the pleasure of meeting film-maker Richard Snashall who has the unusual claim to fame of making the first one-hour doco to screen on SBS all by himself. “I did the filming, sound, presenting, editing, mixing and everything in between” he said. Working alone and travelling at his own expense, Richard spent […]

Pivot Irrigation Sytems – We get up close.

Pivot Irrigation Sytems – We get up close.

The re-purposing of farm machinery to provide a structure from which to hang screens, tell stories and create installations is an emerging theme for us over the last few years. During the first week of February we were invited onto the property of a local potato farmer, Jason, to have a look at his pivot […]