Boonah & District Cultural Foundation Inc.

Foundation Events 2021/2022

Boonah Writers Festival 2022

Saturday 30 April and Sunday 1 May

The Boonah Writers Festival is a great opportunity to gain insights and inspiration from established writers and industry professionals. Sessions will include Memoir, Food History Research & Writing, Sci-Fi/Fantasy, Editing, Self-publishing and a Police Forensic research session.

All sessions include lunch, morning and afternoon tea.  Saturday evening will feature an informal networking dinner – a chance to meet and chat to the presenters and participants.

Orava Concert with Karin Schaupp

friday 4th june  7.30pm

Internationally renowned Australian guitar virtuoso Karin Schaupp returns to Boonah Cultural Centre for the third time, joining forces with the Orava Quartet.

Adults $49  Members $35  Pen/Conc  $39 Students  $20

Ritchies Boonah Arts Festival 2022

Saturday 3 September to Saturday 10 September

The Ritchies Boonah Arts Festival is a week of events in September including an art competition and art viewing throughout festival week, a writing competition with special encouragement for young writers, a fashion design competition from the classical to the quirky set in a glittering catwalk setting.

Cash prizes for the competitions total more than $7000. The festival is supported by Ritchies SUPA IGA Boonah and Scenic Rim Regional Council.

Bubbles and Books  – Members Event 2021

Friday 12th november

A precursor to the Bookfest giving members first chance to peruse and purchase the books, in relaxed atmosphere, with a glass of wine and nibbles.

 Boonah Bookfest 2021

Saturday 13th November and Sunday 14th November

A gigantic sale of over 20,000 used books bringing book lovers from near and far.

8.30 – 1.pm, Boonah Cultural Centre, 1 High Street Boonah.

 

Annual General Meeting

Wednesday 17th March 2021

An early morning meeting to report on the activities and finances of the Foundation and to change the align of the financial year to a calendar year. Please be signed in and seated by 7.30am. Accompanied by a hot buffet breakfast.