Yarning with Dr Marion Kickett

York Residency Museum 5 Brook Street, York

A conversation with Ballardong elder Dr Marion Kickett at the Residency Museum during The York Festival. Be part of this intimate one-hour journey exploring the Ballardong Noongar stories in York’s historic museum. Tickets ($10, includes entry to museum) available in person from the York Visitors Centre, York Town Hall, 81 Avon Terrace, York.

$10

Ringing the changes at Holy Trinity Church

Holy Trinity Church Cnr of Newcastle and Pool Streets, York, Australia

Most people will be familiar with the sound of church bells ringing out on a Sunday morning – but have you ever wondered what REALLY goes on there? How do the ringers make music? How do they control the bells? What is change ringing anyway? This is your chance to find out! The Bell Tower […]

Free

Yarning with Dr Marion Kickett

York Residency Museum 5 Brook Street, York

A conversation with Ballardong elder Dr Marion Kickett at the Residency Museum during The York Festival. Be part of this intimate one-hour journey exploring the Ballardong Noongar stories in York’s historic museum. Tickets ($10, includes entry to museum) available in person from the York Visitors Centre, York Town Hall, 81 Avon Terrace, York.

$10

Yarning with Dr Marion Kickett

York Residency Museum 5 Brook Street, York

A conversation with Ballardong elder Dr Marion Kickett at the Residency Museum during The York Festival. Be part of this intimate one-hour journey exploring the Ballardong Noongar stories in York’s historic museum. Tickets ($10, includes entry to museum) available in person from the York Visitors Centre, York Town Hall, 81 Avon Terrace, York.

$10

Kambarang Noongar Art Exhibition

Sandalwood Gallery Old Sandalwood Yards, cnr Avon Terrace & Ford Street, York

The Kambarang Exhibition will showcase art and crafts by a select group of established and emerging Noongar artists and craftspeople from the South-west of Australia. The exhibition theme is based on the Kambarang Season: the season of birth which occurs during October and November or Springtime when there is an abundance of wildflowers. This included […]

Free

The Stromatolites

Corner McCartney Street & Avon Terrace Corner McCartney Street & Avon Terrace, York, WA, Australia

Beginning life on the streets of York during the historic Avon Valley town's legendary Jazz Festival, The Stromatolites draw on the iconic work of early jazz artists such as Sidney Bechet and Django Reinhardt as well as more contemporary influences. Comprising Simon Charles (saxophones), Jeffery Harold (guitar) and Leon Pratt (contrabass), The Stromatolites promise to […]

Free

Yarning with Dr Marion Kickett

York Residency Museum 5 Brook Street, York

A conversation with Ballardong elder Dr Marion Kickett at the Residency Museum during The York Festival. Be part of this intimate one-hour journey exploring the Ballardong Noongar stories in York’s historic museum. Tickets ($10, includes entry to museum) available in person from the York Visitors Centre, York Town Hall, 81 Avon Terrace, York.

$10

Love, Dad: A Conversation with Laurie Steed

The Rookery Rear, Gallery 152, 152 Avon Terrace, York

Laurie Steed's new memoir Love, Dad, (Fremantle Press) explores what it means to be a father in the twenty-first century and is a must-read for all new parents. Presented in partnership with The York Festival, Laurie Steed will be in conversation with Writing WA CEO Will Yeoman. This is a free event, but bookings are essential as […]

Yarning with Dr Marion Kickett

York Residency Museum 5 Brook Street, York

A conversation with Ballardong elder Dr Marion Kickett at the Residency Museum during The York Festival. Be part of this intimate one-hour journey exploring the Ballardong Noongar stories in York’s historic museum. Tickets ($10, includes entry to museum) available in person from the York Visitors Centre, York Town Hall, 81 Avon Terrace, York.

$10

Arborea: Tineke Van Der Eecken

Gallery 152 152 Avon Terrace, York, Australia

Arborea explores the world's forests through precious jewellery and sculptures. Considering a 'deep time' perspective, the anthropocene is evoked through the two movements: a first by use of fossils and rocks and other formations developed over millions of years incorporating the shape of trees; a second movement by presenting life forms of today rendered vulnerable […]

Free

Yarning with Dr Marion Kickett

York Residency Museum 5 Brook Street, York

A conversation with Ballardong elder Dr Marion Kickett at the Residency Museum during The York Festival. Be part of this intimate one-hour journey exploring the Ballardong Noongar stories in York’s historic museum. Tickets ($10, includes entry to museum) available in person from the York Visitors Centre, York Town Hall, 81 Avon Terrace, York.

$10

BALLARDONG FIRST – Bushtucker BBQ Picnic Sundowner

Avon Park Lowe Street, York, WA, Australia

Bilya Gogulyar Boodja (BGB) Aboriginal Corporation, in collaboration with the local Noongar community, The York Festival, and the Shire of York, has crafted a program of free cultural activities and experiences for both the community and visitors in January 2024. Bushtucker BBQ Picnic Sundowner on Friday, 26 January: On the afternoon of Friday, January 26, […]

Free