Excitement Builds

ONLY a few days out from the eisteddfod, the butterflies are building for Gympie and District Eisteddfod association president Thelma Reisenleiter. Even though she has been on the committee for 16 years, she still feels the same anticipation before the first day of competition. "For me, the approach of the eisteddfod still brings a feeling [...]

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New Dance Category

HISTORY will be made today when the Gympie and District Eisteddfod begins. The first session for 2014 will start at 9am and dance students will take centre stage for the first time. President Thelma Reisenleiter said it was an important progression that would revitalise the eisteddfod. She said the new category had also boosted entries [...]

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Choir Competition

Hundreds of choral and vocal competitors will travel to the beautiful Kawana Waters on the Sunshine Coast to compete in this annual celebration of song from 18-20 April 2014. Adjudicators for the 2014 competition will be well reputed choral conductor Debra Shearer-Dirie and Opera Australia soprano Sally-Anne Russell.

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