Prada’s Priscillas: An All-Male Revue

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
10/11/2018, 8:00 pm - 9:50 pm

Australia’s six-foot something songstress Prada Clutch and her 'girls', take you on a journey from where it all began with Les ...

Grigoryan Brothers – Songs Without Words

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
03/11/2018,

Guitarists, Slava and Leonard Grigoryan are counted amongst the finest musicians of their generation having developed a reputat...

In the Mood

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
25/10/2018,

Step back in time with up-tempo Swing hits such as Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, In the Mood and Chattanooga Choo Choo.In The Mo...

Bill Bailey – Earl of Whimsy

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
08/11/2018,

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUTAfter the 2016 sell-out tour, Larks in Transit, the UK’s very own straggle-haired polymath, Bill Bail...

The Rat Pack from Vegas

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
26/10/2018,

The Rat Pack from Vegas are back! Don’t miss this amazing musical and comedy experience. Robbie Howard, Alfredo Miller and Joh...

Music of the Night with Joey Fimmano

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
12/11/2018, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Music of the Night with Joey Fimmano is an enchanting musical and visual spectacular presented by highly acclaimed multi-award ...

The Spirit of Christmas

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
10/12/2018, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Music in the Morning audiences will once again be entertained with a delightful Christmas concert!The cast of The Spirit of...

Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
09/11/2018, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase Tour will be tearing up the freeways of Australia for the sixth year in a row to bring the ...

Lee Kernaghan – Boys from the Bush 25th Anniversary Tour

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
16/11/2018, 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Celebrate an amazing career milestone of 25 years with Lee at what will be a very special musical event. Lee Kernaghan is one ...

Vivian Sessoms – Life

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
09/11/2018,

Hailed by Rolling Stone and Billboard as an “exquisite” singer, Ms. Sessoms' expressive, sophisticated sound draws on jazz, R&a...

Nicola Són, the most Brazilian of the French

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
23/11/2018,

A native Parisian of Armenian descent, singer, songwriter and guitar-player Nicola Són has been a permanent resident of São Pau...

Nashville Live

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
10/03/2019, 7:30 pm

For the very first time in Australia, the hit musical production Nashville Live delivers the energy, glamour and magic of the c...

Be More Chill

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
02/11/2018 - 04/11/2018, 12:00 am

Be More Chill, the musical sensation which is currently playing in NYC and is taking social media by storm is coming to Wollong...

Wollongong Traditional Art Society Annual Exhibition and Sale

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
  • What’s On For Free
28/10/2018 - 29/10/2018, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Wollongong Traditional Art Society will host their annual Art Exhibition and Sale on 28th and 29th October at the Old Court...

Grigoryan Brothers

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
01/11/2018, 8:00 pm

It is not classical, not jazz, not world music… it is the Grigoryan Brothers.Although regarded as Australia’s finest guitar...

Life Giving Stories

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
17/11/2018, 2:00 pm

Directed by master storyteller and photographer William Yang and writer and producer Annette Shun Wah, Life Giving Stories is a...

Power Your Passion – Grant Writing

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
24/11/2018, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Are you an artist, a musician or a writer? If you’re looking to power your project with more than love and wishes, then grants ...

Rewilding the Short Story with Roanna Gonsalves

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
24/11/2018, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Anyone can write stories, but few can write stories that keep us wanting more.This hands-on workshop with Roanna Gonsalves ...

Writing Romance with Catherine Evans

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
24/11/2018, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Catherine Evans is a local author who specialises in rural romance and erotica.This workshop provides the opportunity to at...

Rewilding the Short Story with Roanna Gonsalves

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
24/11/2018, 10:30 am - 1:30 pm

Anyone can write stories, but few can write stories that keep us wanting more.This hands-on workshop with Roanna Gonsalves ...

Writing Sci-Fi with Alan Baxter

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
24/11/2018, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Award-winning author Alan Baxter explores the conventions of fantasy, science fiction, and horror.You will learn the basics...

Comfort Books: In-House Bibliotherapist

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
24/11/2018, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Looking for something new to read? Read something that you loved and long for more of the same? Or would you like a change?...

Fast Food Poets: In-House Poets

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
25/11/2018, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Quick, satisfying, wordy. Sign up to have one of our poets write a poem just for you—much more nutritious than a cheeseburger! ...

Live Podcast: The Gong Show – tatsy morsels

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
24/11/2018, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Gong Show is a podcast hosted by local cookbook publisher Stefan Posthuma, and two of Wollongong’s top chefs – Simon Evans ...

Feeding Your Obsession: Kate Cole-Adams Talks to Caroline Baum

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
24/11/2018, 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm

Anaesthesia is one of medicine’s most extraordinary gifts. But what really happens to us when we go under?How much do we kn...

Crafting The Incredible Freedom Machines: Writing and Illustrating

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
24/11/2018, 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm

Guest curator, Lorin Elizabeth chats to local author and poet, Kirli Saunders and award-winning illustrator, Matt Ottley about ...

What Feeds You? Certainly Not Fiction

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
24/11/2018, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Writers across the world live what the French sociologist calls a "double life", with one foot in the world of their creative p...

Things We Want To Know But Forget To Ask

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
24/11/2018, 2:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Stories about the painted past and the precarious future.Join Illawarra writers as they come together to read short works i...

Speak Satellite X Enough Said Poetry Slam

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
24/11/2018, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Speak Satellite is a new initiative of the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music to showcase young, progressive and forward thinki...

Jam On Toast

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
  • What’s On For Free
25/11/2018, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

We're putting on a spread to kick off your festival Sunday!Enjoy breakfast with local food waste initiative Hidden Harvest,...

The Coal Truth: In Conversation

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
25/11/2018, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Since 2012, the fight to stop the opening of the vast Galilee coal basin has emerged as an iconic pivot of the Australian clima...

Pushing Boundaries: Madness and the Shapes it Speaks

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
25/11/2018, 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm

This panel focuses on writing that engages with madness.Verity La’s Clozapine Clinic – The Frater Project attracts highly e...

Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia: a discussion in present tense

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
25/11/2018, 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm

Marlee Silva, Kamilaroi woman will host a panel about the realities of growing up as an Aboriginal person in Australia today. ...

deciBels3 poetry

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
25/11/2018, 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

A reading from deciBels3 poets: Jessie Tu, Ariel Riveros and Dimitra Harvey, introduced by Michelle Cahill.deciBels3 celebr...

Evelyn Araluen & Jonathan Dunk: in conversation

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
25/11/2018, 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

What are the politics of literary experimentation, and who do they exclude? Who innovates, and who appropriates?In reflecti...

These Wild Lebs: reading and conversation

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
25/11/2018, 3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Author of These Wild Houses, Omar Sakr, and author of The Lebs, Michael Mohammed Ahmad discuss the new wave of Lebanese-Austral...

Romance vs Feminism: a debate

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
25/11/2018, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

There’s a perception about consent in romance novels that often no means yes, that the stories are all about young women carrie...

Wollongong Writers Festival Launch

  • Sports and Activities
  • Theatre, Arts and Music
  • What’s On For Free
23/11/2018, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us as we launch the main festival weekend, which will be officially opened by Wollongong’s Lord Mayor, Gordon Bradbery. ...

Dead Letter Club – Wollongong

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
24/10/2018, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

THE SLOW COMMUNICATION REVOLUTIONTired of Twitter, txtspeak and emojis?You asked, we delivered.  The world’s original C...

The Drama Studio Junior Production | A Wolf’s Tale

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
27/11/2018 - 29/11/2018, 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm

“It’s high time you grew up – or into a human at least!”.When the Frog Prince refuses to fetch the golden ball for the Prin...

Prize Fighter

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
31/10/2018 - 03/11/2018,

Join us ringside for a rare theatrical combo: engrossing storytelling paired with the energy of boxing!Isa is a young Congo...

Sunset Cinema Wollongong

  • Theatre, Arts and Music
13/12/2018 - 23/02/2019, 12:00 am

Sunset Cinema Wollongong returns to the Fig Lawn at Wollongong Botanic Garden for another amazing season from 13 December 2018 ...