Southern Downs Heritage Festival 2017

Warwick Heritage Festival

Friday 21st April to Sunday 30th April

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Discover and experience some of the many events organised for this year’s Heritage Festival “Having a Voice” in Warwick and surrounding townships.

Grafton Rose B&B will be hosting Author’s Talks, an exhibition of Light Horse paintings and Devonshire Teas over the 10 day festival.

CLICK HERE for a copy of the Full Program with times and booking fees.

Author’s talks – Deborah Wheeler will be the major speaker for the program supported by local and visiting authors.

  1. Deborah’s “Having a Voice” theme will be centrally based on her latest publication which has just been accepted by the Australian War Memorial for the National Reference Collection entitled “Tales of a Military Medal Recipient and a Lancaster Bomber Rear Gunner.” This book is based on the stories of two local WWII Veterans from the Southern Downs.
  2. Guest speaker: David Bowden author of “Remember Muckadilla Service Men and Women” (Book accepted by the Australian War Memorial for the National Reference Collection.)
  3. Author/Artist Dennis Hope author of “Warwick: illustrations of the region.”

4. Exciting exhibition of works by renowned “Light Horse” artists Ron & Jennifer Marshall.

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