Carolyn McDowall, Founder and Editor in Chief of The Culture Concept and beloved mother of Paul, Ross and Craig passed away peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday September 24th, 2019. As readers of this website will know she has been battling cancer for the past two years. Her particular cancer…
Our team wish to convey their very best wishes to friends, followers and supporters, whose loyalty and encouragement throughout this year has meant a great deal
Around the world in different cultures everyone at New Year looks forward to a fresh start with the prospect of enjoying happiness, prosperity and good luck
It’s Summertime in Australia in the festive season so if you are visiting from interstate or overseas slap on your 30+ sunscreen and a hat and get out and about
Community matters; it’s about establishing values, changing the way we look at diversity and discover how to harness and leverage our differences to benefit all
At The Culture Concept Circle we send our very best wishes to you and yours, do enjoy celebrating the New Year, and have a fulfilling, happy and successful 2017
Phil Scott as Lionel Bart has recently been Reviewing The Situation at the Hayes Theatre, Sydney, where Rose reviewed the show as he again entertained audiences
Happy 2016, my lovely readers! I’m excited to be back in Fashion Elixir mode for this, a brand new year. So what does 2016 hold in the world of fashion I hear you ask? Well, like anything in life nothing is as certain as change, and we all know that’s…
The Culture Concept Circle team is taking a break over the Xmas New Year Season 2015-2016 and we wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year start to 2016!
Vale Janet Walker, Special Features Correspondent in Victoria, you wowed The Circle crowd with your witty, wise writing style and truly wonderful turn of phrase
Meldi Arkinstall reviews Andrea Boccelli’s CD Turandot by Puccini, accompanied by the Orquestra de al Comunitat Valenciana, conducted by Zubin Mehta
Rose Niland reviews The Art of Stillness [Adventures in Going Nowhere] a TED book by Pico Iyer part of a series of inspirational highly contemplative books
Last week I really just scratched the surface of the talent that was showcased at Fashion Palette 2015 held at the Art Gallery of NSW in Sydney. This week I look at the next four designers who impressed the audience with their sensational style, all of whom were captured so…
Plan ahead for autumn and winter at the National Trust in Victoria’s house Labassa where a program of events aims to expand knowledge of our heritage in design
Jo Bayley of Fashion Elixir, The Culture Concept Circle, is taking time out in January to refresh her mind and spirit.
You can access all of her stories for 2014 by simply clicking on the title of this column Fashion Elixir.
We have also included links to the top ten posts for you to enjoy below…
Keep the music playing all year long in 2015, purchase a subscription series to your favourite music ensemble and keep loved ones smiling and humming out loud