WBAC - Vivid 2016 event
Despite the rain, a crowd of 70 strong turned out after hours on Tuesday 31 May for the annual WBAC - Vivid event held in Walsh Bay.
This year guests were treated to three Vivid VIPs; arts event extraordinaire, Adam Lowe – responsible for all aspects...
Adding another casual evening dining option to the Walsh Bay foreshore, licensed café, bar and popular bike riders pit stop, BarCycle, recently announced extended trading hours - taking in evenings on Friday and Saturday nights until 10pm.
Arts Table 2016
Although five months away, planning for the 2016 Arts Table is well underway with this year co-hosts and recipient of event funds, The Song Company - Australia’s preeminent a cappella ensemble.
Thanks to our multitalented co-hosts, a number of exciting...
Surry Hills: new take on hoarding
In this month’s out-of-area feature we look at how Surry Hills Business Chamber are working with Transport for NSW to use hoarding to be erected along the light rail construction corridor, to add rather than take away from the local community.
New Face at WBAC
This month we profile Walsh Bay Arts and Commerce’s new marketing co-coordinator, Catherine Franklin.
Joining us in late May Catherine takes on the role from the outgoing Melissa Wilson explaining the position is about building on the momentum gathered...
Sydney Writers’ Festival: 2016 update
Sydney Writers’ Festival returns this month to Walsh Bay and surrounds from May 16- 22.nd This year the theme ‘Bibliotherapy’ will explore literature’s restorative effects in terms of mental health, improved relationships and the ability to empathise....
Vivid Sydney 2016
Vivid Sydney returns to Walsh Bay along with several new precincts in and around the city from 27 May – 18 June.
Last year 1.7 million visitors attended the world-renowned festival of light and this year’s event, running for a record 23 day duration,...
Member profile: SWF’s Kate Steinweg
This month we introduce Kate Steinweg, SWF’s Program Manager - a post she has held for the past eighteen months.
“ I work closely with the Artistic Director to select the guests and curate the events for the Festival. I am also in charge of the logistical...