A night by the fire 2018

A night by the fire

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Share in the stories of Our Sporting Greats and special guests through intimate and inspiring conversations in the Talking Circle.

Venue:
Talking Circle, level 1, State Library, Stanley Place, South Bank
Cost:
Free
More information:
kuril dhagun
(07)3842 9824
kuril.dhagun@slq.qld.gov.au

Program of events

A night by the fire - Rhonda Purcell

In conversation with Rhonda Purcell

Talking Circle, level 1, State Library
Starts 24th Mar 2018, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Join in on a conversation by the fire with Quandamooka woman, champion body builder and Deadly Choices ambassador Rhonda Purcell.

A night by the fire - Willie Prince

The Queen's Baton Relay experience with Willie Prince and Alexander Wall

Talking Circle, level 1, State Library
Starts 26th Apr 2018, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Hear from Our Sporting Greats' Baton bearer and the designers of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Baton.

A night by the fire - Anita Heiss

Our race to reconciliation with Dr Anita Heiss

Talking Circle, level 1, State Library
Starts 24th May 2018, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

*SOLD OUT* In the lead up to National Reconciliation Week, this award-winning author discusses her novel My Australian Story: Our Race to Reconciliation.

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The Cherbourg Marching Girls

Talking Circle, level 1, State Library
Starts 16th Jun 2018, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

*SOLD OUT* Get in formation for a night of laughs and storytelling with a team of original Marching Girls from Cherbourg.

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Strait up basketball with Danny Morseu

Talking Circle, level 1, State Library
Starts 21st Jul 2018, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

*SOLD OUT* From Thursday Island to the Olympics, the Uncle of Indigenous basketball reflects on his sporting career and mentoring young Indigenous players.

A night by the fire - Delvene Cockatoo-Collins

Designing the Commonwealth Games medals with Delvene Cockatoo-Collins

Talking Circle, level 1, State Library
Starts 16th Aug 2018, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

*SOLD OUT* Learn about the people and places woven into the work of this local artist.

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