Comedian, screenwriter & bestselling author Ben Elton, returns with a blistering satire of the world as it crumbles around us. No one is safe as he sends up everything from fake news culture to extreme gender politics, from political sloganism to the power of the hashtag, and everything in between.
DATE: Monday 27 May 2019 at 6.30pm
VENUE: Margaret River HEART, 51 Wallcliffe Road, Margaret River
TICKETS: $15 | Drinks and books available for purchase.
Bar and doors open from 6pm.
Book your tickets online, call (08) 97587316 or visit Arts Margaret River Box Office at the Community Centre, Tunbridge St, Margaret River.
Adventure / Drama / Family ‧ 1h39m A beautiful and contemporary retelling of Colin Thiele’s classic Australian tale. ‘Storm Boy’ has grown up to be Michael Kingley, a successful retired businessman and grandfather. When Kingley starts to see images from his past that he can’t explain, he is forced to remember his long-forgotten childhood, growing up on an isolated coastline with his father. He recounts to his grand-daughter the story of how, as a boy, he rescued and raised an extraordinary orphaned pelican, Mr Percival. Their remarkable adventures and very special bond has a profound effect on all their lives. Based on the beloved book, Storm Boy is a timeless story of an unusual and unconditional friendship. Cast: Jai Courtney, Geoffrey Rush, Finn Little
**** ‘Simply unforgettable! With its themes of nurturing, love and survival, this beautiful film is one you must not miss.’ – Louise Keller / Urban Cinefile
Join former Greens Leader Christine Milne as she talks about her book An Activist Life
A Readers & Writers Festival Fundraiser
In this fascinating memoir, Christine Milne reveals what it means to be a woman in Australian politics, chronicles the fight to save the planet and offers an empowering vision for the future.
“A woman, a mother, a fighter. A heart-warming inspiration for all who want to make a real difference in this world.”
Christiana Figueres, former Executive Secretary, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
Tickets to ‘Christine Milne Talk’ are $10 with funds going towards the 2018 Readers & Writers Festival. Drinks & books will be available for purchase. Tickets available online, by phone 08 9758 7316 or in person at the Margaret River Cultural Centre Box Office, 51 Wallcliffe Road, Margaret River.