The Electric Church

By TERRI LEE FATOUROS  THINK your rock might be lacking gutsy grunge blues, or your passion for it withering? Then atone, my friends, and get yourself down to soul repenting, mystical “shakin & r...

Pop Up Bar back with more music

FREE live entertainment will attract crowds to the fourth annual Pop Up Bar in the Kingston Arts courtyard on Friday nights in February. A range of talented artists will complement the interactive ar...

Seth Sentry

By BILLY DIXON When you career begins in the furthest corners of a sleepy seaside village, nearly two hours from the centre of Melbourne, you’re going to have to put in some serious legwork if the re...

Focusing on life down under

SHEREE Marris submerges herself in her work. An outspoken advocate for the Mornington Peninsula, she concentrates on its rarely seen and hidden attractions. To actually see Marris at work requires so...

Art, summer and the spirit of things

IT’S summertime: a time to experience the beach, the sea and the bush on the Mornington Peninsula. And, this summer, Lamppost Gallery, Mt Eliza, offers another way to connect with the Australian land...

Global way to celebrate Australia Day

Celebrate Australia Day in style at Kingston’s 16th annual Globe to Globe World Music Festival featuring a host of talented performers, free workshops, children’s entertainment and a spectacular fire...

On the waterfront

THE Frankston Waterfront Festival takes place this weekend: Saturday 16 January (11am-10pm) and Sunday 17 January (11am-6pm). Live music, markets, beach activities, water sports, food, wine and more ...

Piano for the people

BUDDING and accomplished pianists are welcome to tinkle the ivories at The People’s Piano, a piano located on the forecourt of Frankston Library. The People’s Piano is the latest addition to the libr...

Mordialloc Christmas Summer Carnival returns

MORDIALLOC’S Peter Scullin Reserve will light up once more when Smart Amusements brings back the Mordialloc Christmas Summer Carnival. Running from Boxing Day until 10 January 2016, it’s the perfect ...