Festival of Mosman 3-13 Sept 2015
The Festival of Mosman is here to showcase the highlights of Mosman from 3 to 13 September.
Celebrate the area’s vibrant culture through an exciting range of events showcasing our harbour lifestyle, community, natural environment and innovative art experiences.
Festival activities, exhibitions and events are taking place throughout Mosman, with highlights including a Whale Dreaming Ceremony, Concert in the Park, Moonlight Movies, poetry readings on Sydney Ferries, pop-up sculptures and performances and the return of much loved community events such as Pet’s Day Out.
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Listen to the highlights from Kim McKay’s inspiring Address on the value of Sydney Harbour.
Concert in the Park is on this Saturday at Allan Border Oval from 10am to 3pm.
The full lineup has been announced which features performers as young as 7 from a variety of local schools, Mosman Music Academy, Mosman Dance Academy, Mosman Physie and Mosman Musical Society. Wes Carr an Australian singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who rose to fame by winning Australian Idol will feature last as the headline act performing some of his chart-topping hits.
Kim McKay AO, environmentalist, author, and international marketing and communications expert, has been confirmed to speak at the fundraising event Mosman Address on Thursday 3 September on the topic of “Valuing our most precious assets – Sydney Real Estate or Sydney Harbour – Is there a Choice?”
Kim notes, “Sydney’s world-renowned harbour is surrounded by priceless natural bushland populated with unique species. What is the impact on our harbour and local environment of Sydney’s skyrocketing real estate prices and what value should we ascribe to Sydney Harbour? How can museums and local galleries play a role in communicating the balance between development and caring for the natural environment?” Continue reading “Announcing Kim McKay as guest speaker at Mosman Address”