Pre-show: the band and guest writers

Big, big thanks to the 2022 Mildura Writers Festival for being able to play at the Mildura Arts Centre on Friday 15 July. Photos by Bernie Wright.(Except photo of Reg Dodd.)

Krissy Kneen’s story was soft and seductive, and riffed on The Cocteau Twins’ song Frou Frou Foxes in Midsummer.


Max Allen entertained the audience with a story about teenage holidays in Ireland, via Van Morrison’s And It Stoned Me.


Reg Dodd recalled mission days, via The Old Rugged Cross.


Nick Gadd channelled David Byrne in his story about discovering Once In A Lifetime.


Band member Chris Phillips singing ‘her’ song, Into The Mystic.


Clare Wright’s love song to Springsteen’s Drive All Night.

Our next shows are Port Fairy on 3 September and Albury on 17 September.


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