Saturday 18th September 2021

Saturday 18th September 2021

Presentations, Exhibitions and more.

Please note that bookings for presentations and exhibitions are not required and exhibitions can be viewed all day however silence is requested during Presentations.

Bring your unique tag number (issued by the Visitor Centre when you collect your Show Bag), register and pick up a lucky draw ticket.

Start timeVenueTitleExhibitor / Presenter Name
8.00am - 4.00pmVisitor CentreWith Entry to Mining and Pastoral Museum
8.00am - 4.00pmAnzac HallGenestreams Songlines Mural.
Featuring art of Custodians of this Country about the region, local species and visualising the deep time journeys of Australia’s cratons across the planet Exhibition
Ben Beeton & Ben Price Read more
8.00am - 4.00pmAnzac HallSciArt - Astro Rocks Botanical Bounty: Genestreams Sculpture ExhibitionMali Moir Read More
8.00am - 4.00pm
Anzac HallMineral Quilts Rock ExhibitionCity and Country Quilt ArtistsRead more...
8.00am - 4.00pmAnzac HallElemental Impressions Exhibition The South West Printmakers Read More
8.00am - 4.00pmAnzac HallIn Memoriam: Ron's Rocks ExhibitionRon's Rocks
8.00am - 4.00pmAnzac HallSplendours of the Murchison Night Sky ExhibitionDr John Goldsmith
Astrophotographer, Author and Exhibition Curator Read more ...
8.00am - 8.30amAnzac HallGuardians of the Dark: The Creation of the Gin Gin Dark Sky Reserve
Richard Tonello, Gravity Discovery Centre Read more...
8.00am - 2.30pmFederation ParkAstro Rocks Market Place and ActivitiesStalls include Food & Drinks, Charlies Pizza, Gemstones, Jewellery, Crafts, plants, Reeds Prospecting & Detecting Display, Kalamunda Lapidary Club Display and more ...
8.30am - 9.15amAnzac HallAmazing CosmosGregory Rowbotham ICRAR - All ages interested in space
8.30am - 1.30pmWirnda Barna Art CentreWirnda Barna Art Centre Wirnda Barna Artists Gallery Exhibition (Badimia Land Aboriginal Corporation) More information
9.00am - 12.00pmFederation ParkBidi Bidi Children's Art, Activity & Language Hub
9.00am - 12.00pmFederation Park"Film Star" Camel RidesBookings essential. Please call the Visitor Centre on 9963 4172
9.00am - 1.30pmFederation ParkLive Interactive Reptile DisplayGary Davies, Herpetologist, owner operator West Aussie Reptiles & Senior Reptile Handler
9.15am - 9.45amFederation ParkScience Show - I've Got a ProblemRead more ...
9.15am - 9.25amAnzac HallWelcome to CountryBadimia Representative
9.25am - 9.50amAnzac HallOfficial Opening of ExhibitionsShire President Jorgen Jensen and
Hon Peter Foster MLC Member for Mining and Pastoral Region Representing Minister for Tourism and Minister for Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries
9.50am - 10.15amAnzac HallPresentation:
The Murchison GeoRegion and Aspiring UNESCO Global Geopark
Professor Ross Dowling AM &
Mrs Wendy Dowling AM
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10.15am - 10.20amAnzac HallLucky Draw Prize Giving
10.20am - 10.50amAnzac Hall
(See Sunday Program for Field Trip)
Presentation:
Life on Granite Outcrops: Layers of Meaning
Professor Stephen D. Hopper AC
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10.15am - 10.50amFederation ParkScience Show
"Burning, Melting, Saving"
Read more...
10.50am - 10.55amAnzac HallLucky Draw Prize Giving
10.55am - 11.20amAnzac HallPresentation:
Genestreams Songlines Mural.
Featuring art of Custodians of this Country about the region, local species and visualising the deep time journeys of Australia’s cratons across the planet
Read more...
11.00am - 11.25amAnzac HallLucky Draw Prize Giving
11.25am - 11.55amAnzac HallPresentation:
Murchison GeoRegion: The Boogardie Orbicular Granite
11.55am - 12.00pmAnzac Hall Lucky Draw Prize Giving
1.00pm - 2.30pmFederation ParkARTeHUB Stone Mosaic StudioMargarita Menares Read more...
3.10pm - 4.00pmAnzac HallWorkshop: Splendours of the Murchison Astro Landscape Photography WorkshopDr John GoldsmithBookings Essential
John.goldmsith.msc@gmail.com or
0439 904 536
Read more ...
4.00pmAnzac HallLucky Draw Prize Giving
6.00pm - 9.00pmField TripAstrophotography Field Trip. Tag along. Departs Anzac Hall. Bookings Essential. Contact John.goldsmith.msc@gmail.com or 0439 904 536 Read more ...
6.00pmOutdoor CinemaOpens
Light meals and refreshments available
Bookings Essential - Limited Seats. To get your FREE ticket please contact the Visitor Centre on 9963 4172 or email visitor@mtmagnet.wa.gov.au
7.00pm - 7.15pmOutdoor Cinema“On Badimia Country Bush Tucker with Elders and Youth”Filmed interviews sharing knowledge of Badimia Bush Tucker, Bush Medicine and other traditional botanical uses
7.15pm - 7.30pmOutdoor CinemaJudas CollarShort Festival Film
7.45pm - 9.00pmOutdoor CinemaThe FurnaceFeature Film