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25 NOV – 24 DEC This annual exhibition continues to promote and celebrate the creative talent of our region.

MIL-PRA AECG 25 NOV – 24 DEC The 26th annual Mil-Pra AECG exhibition celebrates the significance of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture in our region and beyond.

MANGA HOKUSAI 6 JAN – 4 FEB Manga comic art and the work of one of the famous Ukiyo-e artists Katsushika Hokusai are shown together in this exhibition celebrating Japanese pictorial storytelling.

HEAR NO EVIL / SEE NO EVIL 13 JAN – 18 MAR Established Blue Mountains artist Locust Jones works in his studio listening to the news, transcribing the horrors of human suffering into his paintings. He juxtaposes the everyday atrocities with the absurdity of popular culture.

REDBACK GRAPHIX 13 JAN – 19 MAR This exhibiton of vintage posters from 1979 to 1994 combines witty graphics with eye-watering colours to give voice to a raft of social issues of the time. Originally designed for the street, the posters are now considered icons of an era and are highly collectable.


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27 JAN – 11 FEB An exhibition of black and white photographs by Vu Quang Canh, shot in and around the Casula Powerhouse. Vu is an established Western Sydney photomedia artist.

10 FEB – 18 MAR An annual exhibition of HSC artworks from local high schools. Featuring 20+ emerging South Western Sydney artists from local high schools in the Liverpool area.

SUNDAY OF EARTHLY DELIGHTS 28 JAN 10AM - SUNSET We are recording a Casula summer soundtrack at this all-day music event with DJs and a heavenly sound system to keep the sprites stirring. Join us for a day with friends, family and the local wildlife on an afternoon of untroubled feasting, reclining and ambient goodness.


HOW TO AVOID WASTE THIS FESTIVE SEASON We all generate more rubbish over the festive period. Did you know that a large percentage of the waste produced in your household can either be recycled or composted? Play your part in sustaining Liverpool and remember to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle to make it a greener Christmas this year. Environmentally friendly gift and wrapping ideas • • • • • • • • • •



Create homemade gifts – remember it’s the thought that counts Buy gifts that are long lasting, repairable or refillable Go green and buy a plant as a gift, such as a native or fruit tree Purchase a gift voucher or consider sponsorship Use a reusable bag when you shop and avoid plastic bags Make your own cards or get the kids to help you Keep plastic and paper packaging separate, and recycle the paper Send electronic greeting cards, or even a personal digital picture card instead of buying paper cards Wrap items for the same person together, rather than individually Use tea-towels or clothing to wrap presents and tie with ribbon

Please note: Your free local Community Recycling Centre is at 99 Rose St, Liverpool, and is open Monday to Saturday, 7am-3pm. It will be open on 27, 28, 29 and 30 December 2017. Visit for a list of accepted items. Council will continue to collect garbage and recycling on your regular collection day throughout the festive season. Council wishes you and your family a Merry Christmas and a happy New Year!

HOLIDAY TRADING : Closes 24 Dec & reopens 2 Jan ‘18

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Liverpool Life December 2017  

Liverpool Life December 2017