Entertainment, Art & Culture
You certainly won’t be short of entertainment in Moira Shire. If you paint, sing or spin; if you enjoy playing bridge or treading the boards, you’ll find kindred spirits in these busy and creative communities. Or, if you prefer to watch and listen, you’re sure to be entertained.
In Moira Shire, hard working committees bring all forms of the arts, culture and entertainment to the community as a whole. Perhaps you’ll enjoy an Opera on the Lake, Bands in the Park, or the River Beaches Festival. Or, maybe, a nationally acclaimed art and photography exhibition is more to your liking; or perhaps you’d prefer to cry with laughter when the International Comedy Festival comes to town.
The Allegro Theatre Company ensures there are two local productions each year in the charming performance space of the Yarrawonga Town Hall. Unafraid of tackling large scale musicals or new Australian dramas, the award winning company is vibrant, energetic and enthusiastic.
In Cobram, the Arts Society gathers weekly to encourage artists painting in oils, acrylics or pastels, in addition to mounting two art shows each year, featuring metropolitan painters. The new performing arts centre is greatly appreciated by the musical groups, schools and choirs.
Numurkah is an active arts community and holds a growing annual music and food festival. The Numurkah Singers also stage an annual production and have done so for more than 40 years.
Artists, sculptors, musicians and authors find Nathalia the perfect place to work, enjoying the lively and informed community, as well as the beauty of the creek and the serenity of the environment.
All Moira Shire residents have nearby access to some great clubs offering regular, first class entertainers.