Stories of Influence

‘Stories of influence fosters storytelling in multiple forms, weaving over three days and two nights into an overall message of country and community whose aim might be as large or as small as asking us to create new ways of being as Australians’.

Stories of Influence, 2021
24 Feb 21
Listen to Alice Ann Pepper’s interview with ABC Radio Gippsland

Stories of Influence 2021 has a theme of healing the land. An invitation to listen to the land and people. Alice Ann Pepper speaks of this during her residency on The Floating Art Studio on Lake Tyers. (2021) Interviewer Rachael Lucas, ABC Gippsland, on 7th February, 2021...

09 Feb 21
Stories of Influence, 6 – 8 March, 2021 – program and bookings

Stories begins at mid-day Saturday 6th March with walk and talk at Onenta (place of peace) then moves to Lake Tyers Beach Hall -ends mid day Monday 8th. Come and join conversations that can reshape how we experience our lives as Australians. Like the rest of the world we have...

28 Jan 21
Listen to Neil Murry’s interview with ABC radio

ABC Journalist Rachael Lucas’s interview with legendary singer songwriter Neil Murray takes us through the early years of Neil’s search to ‘find out’ more about the people who once inhabited this country, their lives and stories.  Neil speaks of the fun and influence of...

Stories of Influence, Past Years
March 28, 2019

Save the date!

October 18th – 20th, 2019 @Lake Tyers Beach Hall. Presenters so far – Lynne Kelly of The Memory Code is returning with a new book The Memory Craft. Harry Saddler author of The Eastern Curlew – tracking these amazing migratory birds. Watch this space for more…..    

Stories of Influence 2019
March 23, 2019

Stories of Influence Review, 2018

‘Stories of influence fosters storytelling in multiple forms, weaving over three days and two nights into an overall message of country and community whose aim might be as large or as small as asking us to create new ways of being as Australians’. It can be challenging to organise and market an event of unknown […]

Stories of influence
August 27, 2018

Uncle Herb Patten / Saturday 20 October / 8.45pm

Uncle Herb Patten It takes many years of practice to play the leaf well, and Herb first learned to play as a small boy after watching his great uncle Lindsay Thomas blowing leaves in the bush at Newmerella, via Orbost, Victoria. Lindsay had been a member of the Lake Tyers Gumleaf Band. Herb, an artist […]

Stories of influence