The Naracoorte Herald's calendar of regional events

What's on in Naracoorte and Lucindale
LEFT: Learn to play the Ukulele, TOP: Don't forget the Mother's Day stall at the Chapel, ABOVE: IBIS art exhibit opens.

LEFT: Learn to play the Ukulele, TOP: Don't forget the Mother's Day stall at the Chapel, ABOVE: IBIS art exhibit opens.

Thurs, April 28

Naracoorte Men's Cancer Support Group

All men who have had cancer, receiving treatment, lost a loved one or may be a carer are welcome to attend for a cuppa and a chat, 10am, Naracoorte Hotel. More information, contact Bob on 0419 831 601.

Thurs, April 28 - Sun, May 30

IBIS Rising Naracoorte Art Competition Exhibition

The exhibition is held at the Naracoorte Regional Art Gallery located at 91 Ormerod Street. Both certificates and judges' comments will be on display next to the winning entries for the public to view.

Thurs, April 29

Ukulele Club

7pm, each Thursday, until further notice, Naracoorte Hotel Motel breakfast room, donation. Phone Margaret on 0407 608 079.

Fri, April 30

Cinema in the Park

Naracoorte Town Squares, 7.30pm, free screening of movie Inside Out.


The Penola Women Project

Learn more about the pioneering women of Penola by visiting The Penola Women Project exhibit, created by the Penola Terra Rossa Branch of the CWA, which will be open at John Riddoch Centre, 27 Arthur St, Penola every day in May 10am-4pm.


Mother's Day Market

Perfect chance to pick up a Mother's Day gift. There will be a range of stalls to find the perfect gift for your mother. The event will be held at the Chapel, Robertson Street, from 9am.

MAY 14-16

2021 Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival

The Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival, held over three days in May, with the announcement of the 2021 John Shaw Neilson Art prize and 2021 Design prize winners marking the official opening of the Festival on Friday, May 14 at the Penola High School. The exhibition will be on display for a week after the Festival. In 2022, the Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival will celebrate its 30th year, coinciding with the 150th anniversary of John Shaw Neilson's birth.

Saturday, May 15,

Tombstones and Tales

Enjoy a guided tour of the Penola South Cemetery 2-4pm. $5 per person. To book, contact Christine Dohnt, 0427 372 687.



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