Events At The Colony

Watch this space for your invitation to attend special events held at the Original Gold Rush Colony in Mogo on the NSW South Coast Australia. Heritage Days, where you get a chance to really experience the Australian Gold Rush Days and dress up in 1850s costume, are one specialty event you don't want to miss - fun for all the family.

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Red Cross Fundraiser
Event Date: 
22 Nov 2014

Get Your Dancing Shoes On

Celebrate with the Red Cross and enjoy a dinner and bush dance.

Saturday 22nd November 2014, from 5pm - 9pm.

Cost $25.00 per Adult and $12.50 children under 12 years (includes a 2 course pub style meal).

Children under 5 years old are free and small meals may be purchased for them.

Events - Live Entertainment - Josh Rawiri
Event Date: 
27 Sep 2014

Solid national touring since 2007 has seen Josh Rawiri spread his solo sounds to every nook and cranny of Australia, but performing with Moroccan Knights is where he lets the sparks fly.

The current Moroccan Knights touring party consists of two piece Josh Rawiri and Josh Eales (on drums).

Events - Old Gold Folk Club - Dulcimer
Event Date: 
7 Sep 2014

Eurobodalla folk group Ballyhooley is about to step out from the cosy confines of the South Coast to try itself on the folk festival circuit.  The group already has two festival bookings:

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Event Date: 
27 Aug 2014

The Goldrush Colony staff are celebrating the news that we are finalists in this years South Coast Tourism Awards.

Formal dress catalogues are being scoured and high heeled shoes dusted off in readiness for the awards night.

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Event Date: 
3 Aug 2014

The Old Gold Folk Club likes to bring interesting instruments for your delectation, and this month we've scored highly. The Hardanger fiddle, or in Norwegian, Hardangfele, is the traditional bowed stringed instrument of Norway. Modern instruments are quite similar to the violin in appearance, but Hardangfele have eight or nine strings, and are usually lighter built than violins.

Events - Shimano Mogo Resurrection 2014 MTB
Event Date: 
15 Aug 2014

Mogo Resurrection 2014

Mountain Bikers are getting ready for the Shimano MTB event in the Mogo State Forest. The State Forests of the Eurobodalla NSW South Coast are famous for their stunning tall eucalypts & rugged beauty.

Tim Beckett Old Gold Folk Club Guest Performer
Event Date: 
6 Jul 2014

The Winter Solstice is just behind us, so it's definitely time for action. Otherwise, as the ancients were convinced, the sun might just continue on its merry way, and never come back to us! To make sure that doesn't happen, the Old Gold Folk Club has attracted a leading practitioner in the fertility rites field....

Steve Wilson playing his concertina
Event Date: 
1 Jun 2014

The Man With The Concertina June 2014