Digby Hildreth

Digby Hildreth
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Published a story 6:29am Jun 16th

IT should come as no surprise that the new director of the Byron Bay Writers Festival had a bookish upbringing.

New Writers fest director is thriving in life’s new chapter

16 Jun 2014

IT should come as no surprise that the new director of the Byron Bay Writers Festival had a bookish upbringing.

Published a story 9:35am May 27th

RETIRING Buttery director Barry Evans admits he was a little naive when he started work as the rehab centre’s art teacher in 1983.

Buttery’s Barry makes a break

27 May 2014

RETIRING Buttery director Barry Evans admits he was a little naive when he started work as the rehab centre’s art teacher in 1983.

Published a story 7:44am May 3rd

LISMORE mayor Jenny Dowell sends me encouragement after reading a column: one of the busiest people in the Northern Rivers finds time to be one of the kindest.

Time to forget me and get back to work

3 May 2014

LISMORE mayor Jenny Dowell sends me encouragement after reading a column: one of the busiest people in the Northern Rivers finds time to be one of the kindest.

Published a story 8:37am Apr 21st

FROM the first ominous chords from his white Stratocaster, the wayward son of the 60s British blues explosion had the crowd riveted on Saturday night.

Beck lights up Bluesfest stage

21 Apr 2014

FROM the first ominous chords from his white Stratocaster, the wayward son of the 60s British blues explosion had the crowd riveted on Saturday night.

Published a story 7:23am Apr 21st

THE Doobie Brothers opened with Jesus Is Just Alright With Me, appropriate for Easter, but a relief to have it quickly out of the way.

Doobie Brothers still doin’ it

21 Apr 2014

THE Doobie Brothers opened with Jesus Is Just Alright With Me, appropriate for Easter, but a relief to have it quickly out of the way.

Commented on a story 10:22am Feb 18th

"Thank you for your response Shamana: that's so true. We can be an ungrateful lot. However, I'm happy to..."

Commented on a story 11:38am Dec 2nd

"I have read Anita's book Chris and found it hugely encouraging. I haven't come across the other man but..."

Published a story 5:56pm Nov 12th

THE exuberant jazz sounds that David Ades urged from his saxophone were familiar to Saturday night revellers in Byron Bay over many years.

Memorial service for jazz great Dave Ades

13 Nov 2013

THE exuberant jazz sounds that David Ades urged from his saxophone were familiar to Saturday night revellers in Byron Bay over many years.

Published a story 7:17am Aug 5th

DISCUSSION became a little heated during a panel exploring “what the hell happened” to the Labor Party at the Writers’ Festival on Saturday.

Labor a hot topic at Writers' Fest

5 Aug 2013

DISCUSSION became a little heated during a panel exploring “what the hell happened” to the Labor Party at the Writers’ Festival on Saturday.

Published a story 8:22pm Aug 4th

PERFECT weather over the weekend and record ticket sales have Byron Bay Writers' Festival director, Jeni Caffin breathing a sigh of relief.

Festival fine tuned

5 Aug 2013

PERFECT weather over the weekend and record ticket sales have Byron Bay Writers' Festival director, Jeni Caffin breathing a sigh of relief.

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