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FARNHAM HEADING FOR `THE GONG’

May 22, 2017

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DARYL BRAITHWAITE TO JOIN
`THE VOICE’ AT PERFORMANCE
OF HIS GREATEST HITS
IN A VERY SPECIAL EVENT, The Voice of Australian music, John Farnham, has announced an exciting show at WIN Entertainment Centre in Wollongong this December, with special guest Daryl Braithwaite.
John Farnham to sing his hits for Wollongong fans in December.
In a rare event, this solo headlined show will see John and his band traverse his greatest hits from the iconic Whispering Jack through his extensive back catalogue.… Members read the rest!

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KEVIN BLOODY WILSON FINAL FAREWELL TOUR perhaps?

March 20, 2017

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AUSSIE LARRIKIN SET TO HIT THE ROAD
FOR SECOND FINAL FAREWELL TOUR ALONG
WITH SPECIAL GUEST JENNY TALIA
AS 2017 ROLLS quickly forward, Aussie comedian Kevin Bloody Wilson is gearing up to hit the road again with his riotous show The Second of the Final Farewell Tours… Perhaps.
The tour has already seen the funnyman play to packed houses throughout 2016, and was an extension of the sold-out run of The First of the Final Farewell Tours… Perhaps that saw him touring consistently throughout 2013 and 2014.… Members read the rest!

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Gough Whitlam dies, aged 98

October 21, 2014

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Gone but never forgotten

SHIRLEY’S BLOG

THE death of former Australian Prime Minister Gough Whitlam today is a sad occasion especially for those of us who were privileged to have met him during his lifetime.
Our paths crossed when I was a young student attending Bonnyrigg High School in Sydney’s western suburbs during the 1970s. Mr Whitlam, his wife Margaret and their children lived in Albert Street, Cabramatta and he was a local champion of the Labor Party.… Members read the rest!

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John Williamson celebrates 25 years in Show Business (1992)

September 10, 2012

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Variety Today 1996
JOHN WILLIAMSON celebrated 25 years in Show Business in 1996 and industry peers took the opportunity to pay tribute to the `boy from the Mallee’.

Shirley Broun wrote in 1996:

 A Bird in the hand is worth two in the bush. That may have been the case once, but John Williamson has rewritten the adage and turned a bird in the bush – Old Man Emu – into 25 years in show business.

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Hugh Jackman in Beauty and the Beast (1996)

September 9, 2012

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Variety Today 1996
Beauty and the Beast Celebrates

ON March 27, 1996, the cast and crew of the $12 million Australian production of Beauty and the Beast celebrated its 300th show.

No one was more excited than the man responsible for first approaching the Disney Organisation with the possibility of staging this major theatrical spectacle in Australia, successful entrepreneur Kevin Jacobsen.

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