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Calling all makers and creators
12 October 2017
Council would like to hear from you if you’re an artist, wood-worker, gardener, circus performer, magician or Jack-of-all-trades. We are looking for facilitators who have a passion for working with community to contribute to our vibrant Creative Classes program for The City of Greater Dandenong...
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New artwork adds a golden touch to Settler’s Square in Dandenong
25 September 2017
A new permanent artwork has been installed in Settlers Square in Dandenong, creating a talking point for commuters as they travel between the railway station and the shopping precinct.
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Release the wordsmith within at Melbourne Writer's Festival 2017
22 August 2017
Melbourne Writers’ Festival is coming to Dandenong this September. 2017 marks the second year the City of Greater Dandenong has hosted events in this annual celebration of writers, books and bookworms.
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Call Out for Nominations for the Arts Advisory Board
24 July 2017
Greater Dandenong City Council is calling for nominations to the newly endorsed Arts Advisory Board.
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Transforming Public Spaces with Art
20 July 2017
A new artwork has popped up in central Dandenong as part of a temporary placemaking project called "Cube Square". The work by local artist Brett Ashby is designed to add colour and movement to a disused substation between Halpin Way and Settlers Square in Dandenong...
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Poetry and Spoken Work Artist Callout
13 April 2017
The 2017 Emerging Writers Festival is coming to Dandenong and Council is on the lookout for local poets and spoken word artists to perform their work at a special Festival event taking place at Walker Street Gallery and Arts Centre in June...


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