Catherine Fitzpatrick, a convict’s wife, conductor of the first choir of an infant colony.
A 10-day cultural festival which will be celebrating the Irish culture and influence on Australia
‘Thought I’d come for one year but I’ve made life long friends’
the world-class performing collective celebrates Irelands’ rich music and cultural heritage, bringing a fresh fusion to centuries of musical and cultural tradition.
The dinner will also be a farewell to our building of 58 years which contains memories of our life and events within.
My first ‘dance’, a hop, as it was known then, was at the local ‘Legion of Mary’, organised by a fellow teenager….
The Irish punkers will play headline gigs in Brisbane, Sydney, Adelaide, Melbourne and Perth throughout July.
We are planning a fairly informal get together – hopefully lots of talk, and a few drinks and perhaps some nibbles
The key activity of the weekend is Irish language classes.
Whimsey – the music of Louey Hesterman