What's on in the Eurobodalla Shire

Steampunk art. Image: MACS.

Steampunk art. Image: MACS.

Attention book worms

January 22-31: Braidwood Book Fair over 10 days, 9am to 4pm daily. Donations welcome: email: braidwoodbookfair@gmail.com or phone 0418291141. Proceeds to a variety of community groups.

Groove is in the park

From 3-5pm, free fun-filled dance event for all ages, shapes and sizes! Shimmy, shake, wiggle and jiggle along to your favourite hits. Feburary 7: Sunpatch Parade Park, Tomakin. February 21: Riverside Park, Moruya.

CABBI exhibition

Until February 1: Creative Arts Batemans Bay gallery in Mogo.

Paintings, 2D and 3D artworks of members, featuring Carleta Delac. 10.00am to 4.00pm, excluding holidays at The Gallery 2/52 Sydney Street Mogo. From Carleta Delac's studio, the Old Tin Shed in Moruya, she has produced a series of paintings inspired by Haiku poems.

Wellness retreat

February 5-7: Moruya-based naturopath Alice Howlett will host a luxury three-day wellness retreat at Bermagui. Nourish your mind, body and soul with daily yoga, meditation, surf lessons, delicious vegetarian food, naturopathic health and workshops. For pricing and bookings contact Alice on 0423733265 or info@twmnaturopath.com.au

Lions markets

Sunday, February 14: Dalmeny Community Market (Valentine's Day) at the Dalmeny Community Hall 33/35 Mort Ave. Starts 8am until noon. March 14: Dalmeny Community Market, a Makers Market at the Dalmeny Community Hall 33/35 Mort Ave. Starts 8am until noon. Supporting Narooma Lions. Eftpos available at all BBQs.

The Moruya and District Historical Society exhibitions

'Illuminated, The Art of Children's Book Illustration' is a display of children's books and beautiful illustrations. 'Treasures from the Ground, Early Mining in Eurobodalla' - discoveries and the miners involved. Wednesday/Friday/Saturday, 10am - 12pm, 85 Campbell Street.

Gallery of Mogo

Over the summer holiday period The Gallery Mogo will be exhibiting 2D and 3D artworks and paintings produced by members of Creative Arts Batemans Bay Inc, including feature artist for the season Carleta Delac. Open 10am-4pm.

Bay Heritage Museum

Until February 4: At Peace - Symbolism and Ritual. Reflects on the curious, the significant and the ceremonial aspects of our 'last great adventure', 1850-2020.

Untold Eurobodalla

Until February 7: See Amadis Lacheta and photographer Lee Grant's body of work at the Basil Sellers Exhibition Centre. The exhibition is a celebration of the community's cultural contributions, diversity and resilience. Stories are shared through photography, film and the written word.

Portraits, landscapes, theatre

Until February 14: Bitter Sweet Melody, a collection of oil paintings by Justin Pearson on display at Gallery Bodalla.

Bad art night: making a monsterpiece

Friday, February 19: Head to your library for a night of fun, creativity and truly dreadful art; 5.30-7pm; Nibbles, drinks and art supplies provided; $5 per person; bookings required.

South Coast golf regional qualifying series

Saturday, February 27: At the Moruya Golf Club, 18-hole individual stableford and team event shot gun start at 8.30am; lunch, raffles and presentation. Over $1500 in amateur prizes. Book: 4474 2300.

Shoalhaven Eisteddfod

May or June, 2021: The 37th Eisteddfod will take place in May-June. The Eisteddfod committee will decide at the end of January as to whether the event will go ahead. If so there will be several new sections in vocal and dance: pop or country; song from stage, screen or TV show; contemporary song; junior contemporary championship; hip hop. Go to the Shoalhaven Eistedfodd website for info.

Wayne and Rob Rutherford fixing bicycles at the Repair Cafe, Moruya.

Wayne and Rob Rutherford fixing bicycles at the Repair Cafe, Moruya.

Repair Cafe

Every Friday, 9am-midday: We open our doors at the Red Door Hall, St Johns Church Page St, Moruya, to anyone who has an item/s that needs to be repaired.