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All Events

Fourth Golden Needle Yarn Bomb Competition

(Natimuk) We’ve had the ‘fire hydrant’ and ‘webs’ and of course ‘the bridge’. We think anything can be enhanced with...

Itchy Scabs – bad music for good children

(Castlemaine) Oi kids! The Itchy Scabs do family friendly garage punk. Their songs are about cool stuff like robots &...

Dusk

(Natimuk) Three spectacular outdoor Silo performances that change each evening to reflect the day that was at the Nati Frinj...

Lily and King

(Melbourne) Lily and King are a quirky, musical junkyard from Melbourne. Their aim is to use all of their limbs...

Miles and Simone

(Melbourne) Heartbreaker alt-country duo Miles and Simone weave their lonesome seaside lullabies and ballads with restraint – two sublime voices,...

Storytime with the Thing

(Natimuk) As shadows lengthen along the Natimuk Main Street and the evening draws in, gather together with the Thing and...

Hammock

(Horsham) A restive participatory installation of primary coloured hammocks. A different note in each hammock pocket proposes a meditation, on...

Aikido Iwama Ryu Demonstration

(Natimuk/Grampians/Horsham/Melbourne) Aikido Demonstration by members of Grampians Aikido, Horsham Dojo and Seikatsu  Aikido Dojo (Melbourne). A vibrant, powerful and graceful, traditional...

Songs of Transformation-The Fearless Note

(Melbourne) “A power and presence that’s beyond words” Colum Sands  ARIA award winner and songbird Kavisha Mazzella original song’s lyrical ingredients include...

発生機構 Ontogenesis

(Horsham) A pecha kucha influenced short film exploring the art making evolution of Wimmera born and bred artists Claudia Haenel...

Cosmic Speed Dating with Guru Dudu

(Melbourne) A fun event for singles to meet, or for anyone to come and interact and play with some new...

Baba Yaga

(Melbourne) Baba Yaga is coming for the party! She’s tired of the bad press she’s had up in Russia on...

The Birth of the Unicorn Mermaid

(Melbourne) The one and only fabulously flamboyant Ophelia Sol invites you to the baby shower of the year where you...

Insultations

(Castlemaine) Insultations is an installation/performance where you can take your time to compose a well-considered insult, to be as offensive...

B.A.R.E

(Castlemaine) The Body Appliance Revival Experience (B.A.R.E.) is a participatory dance performance embodying domestic appliances of the past, present and...

Hay and Thespian Parade

Oh yeah, the Frinj could not start without the ever popular Natimuk Mardi Gras Parade. Prizes in previous years have...

MiNfo – Made in Natimuk Forum

(Natimuk) MiNfo is a mini performing arts market within the Nati Frinj Biennale. Come and sample the unique work created...

Sunday morning – Put me Down

(The Dandenongs) Dog-gone it, what a night! Gently does it, we don’t want anything too extreme this early on a...

Natty Things Art Market

Things stitchy: crafty: classy: wooly: tarty: Locally made quality textile and other things.

Untitled Dome

(Natimuk) A dome-like structure is transformed into a curated art space, a highly visible and publicly accessible art experience on...