Category Archives: Gigs

A Sample of Worthy things: Fundraisers and Booklaunches!

I’m playing at this, for this on Saturday! And on Friday the week after I’ll be playing at the Kids Fund Day and Stalls fundraiser (that Kylie Emmerson is organising for Jasmine and her daughter Shania): https://www.facebook.com/events/174212172751104/ And then on … Continue reading

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A Hat Box and a Great Big Teapot

So, last year I played 6 different themed concerts in 6 months and filmed them all. I had used all of the themes except superheroes before, but even then each show required new songs and new props. Big props. A … Continue reading

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My Set from Run Ballarat! For those of you who are missing my weekly shows, here’s a 12 minute set to play to your kids! (follow the title link) Last year I played at this fun run to raise money … Continue reading

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Awesome Costume! Awkward Photo!

Hey, So much has been happening since last time. Have a new job (contract) I’ll tell you about. Rosie’s walking, kind of. We re-painted Jasper and our own bedrooms. And I played another Begonia Festival! Erin Santmaria made my Octopus … Continue reading

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10 Things I Know about Pirates!

1. The hugeness of their popularity waxes and wanes but never disappears. 2. Movies made about them are seldom historically accurate. 3. The treasures the old school pirates pursued were chiefly tea, sugar and gunpowder (all of which were worth … Continue reading

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Flutter Byes!

So, I know I’m not the only one who’s noticed the huge number of butterflies around this year. I’ve seen heaps of the orange ones within Ballarat and as far afield as Creswick, Millbrook and Rokewood in those directions. Although … Continue reading

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The Tangled Maze

This is list of challenges children are given when they visit The Tangled Maze the nice little tourist destination aspect of the Misty Downes Nursery at 2301 Midland Hwy, Springmount (between Daylesford and Creswick out side of Ballarat). I was … Continue reading

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So, what have you been up to, Earl? I’ve been playing quite a few gigs, thanks for asking, um, Earl.

So I played heaps of really fun gigs the last two weekends, the Ballarat Show, The Baby and Children’s Expo, the launch of the new Community Hub, Childcare Centre and Kindergarten in Wallace and the MOPs end of year Family … Continue reading

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Mad Rivals

I just played my second “Songs About Stories” show for the Melbourne Library Holiday Program. Both shows went well, they’re lovely spaces and Michelle, the children’s librarian at City, was a huge help. But on my way home I passed … Continue reading

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Melbourne City Holidays

I’m playing at the North Melbourne and Melbourne City Libraries, on Thursday 29th September at 11am and Tuesday 4th October at 11am respectively, the North Melbourne Library, as part of the City of Melbourne’s School Holiday Program. There are plenty … Continue reading

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