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Two young musicians in unique cultural exchange |


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Two young musicians chosen at the 2017 Henty Machinery Field Days-Dreamfields festival are due to jet out to the United Kingdom next week on a cultural exchange. The Somerset Creative Exchange, supported by HMFD, Dreamfields and Somerset Rural Youth Project, will be a musical experience of a lifetime for Border musicians Chelsea Knight and Nick Keogh. The pair will fly out on May 21 to perform at several shows in Somerset, Bath and Bristol, and to meet Michael Eavis, creator […]

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Henty fashion awards celebrate beauty of natural fibres |


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Rural and urban fashion designers and milliners are invited to showcase their talent in this year’s 15th annual Henty Natural Fibre Fashion Awards. Boasting prizes valued at around $5000, the fashion awards have grown into a prestigious event attracting high profile designers, with the 2018 entries to be paraded in the Country Lifestyle marquee at the Henty Machinery Field Days on September 18-20 at 1pm each day. Awards convenor Lyn Jacobsen said the Natural Fibre Fashion Awards grew from the […]

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