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Wednesday, October 21, 2020


OURSELVES: 51-year anniversary this week

The publisher of this newspaper, Local Media Pty Ltd, this weekcelebrates the 51-year anniversary of its origins. The company’s Melbourne Observer was first published on September 14, 1969. Current day editor, Ash Long, started with the Observer as a newsboy in the third week of publication in 1969, later also creating The Local Paper group.

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GRANTS: $2800 for Darebin Arts participants

Darebin Arts suggests “Wear a mask, do a task!” “While we’re home-bound, now is the time to stay safe, wear a mask and embrace our creative side … whether painting, writing or indulging in a TV series.” Applications are now open for Let’s Take Over and round two of FUSE Funding, as well as creative


EXHIBITION: ‘Grand’ features Dame Joan

The Australian Performing Arts Collection has unveiled a digital showcase titled Grand, which celebrates Dame Joan Sutherland and the iconic garments that decorated her career. Grand is a digital offering from the Australian Performing Arts Collection, which partnered with Deakin University to utilise modern technologies such as photogrammetry and 3D scanning to bring the artefacts

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