Artstate Bathurst | Sunday Closing Ceremony & Festival Photos

19 Dec 2018 /

On Sunday morning, a performance as part of Joanna Williams and Jesse Alston’s Homekeeper kicked off the morning in Machattie Park, before the Wiradyuri Elders a Smoking Ceremony, Ngurambang Yanhanhadhu, as a final farewell. Delegates and festival attendees then moved into the Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre, where the Regional Youth Orchestra performed a program conducted by Dr Graham Sattler and Patrick Brennan.

Performance as part of Joanna Williams & Jesse Alston’s ‘Homekeeper’.

Ngurambang Yanhanhadhu, the Artstate Bathurst Closing Ceremony.

The Regional Youth Orchestra with conductors Dr Graham Sattler and Patrick Brennan, soprano Bethany Carter, tenor George Sargent and the Sounds Live Choir.

Minister for the Arts, the Hon. Don Harwin, with the Regional Youth Orchestra.
Photos by Katelyn-Jane Dunn, courtesy of Regional Arts NSW.