GET OUT AND ABOUT
MATISSE, Drawing Life, bus trip to GoMA: this is a major exhibition of works by Henri Matisse and includes more than 300 drawings, prints and illustrated books. Bus departs opposite Oaks Oval in Lismore on Monday at 9am and returns at 6pmTickets: $51-$71. Info: 6622.2209.
Jack Thompson and The Original Sinners: an Aussie super group featuring Jack Thompson (words, harmonica), music legends Normie Rowe (vocals, guitar), Kevin Borich (vocals, guitar), Harry Brus (bass) and Mick O'Shea (drums). Twin Towns Services Club, Tweed Heads, next Saturday from 7pm-midnight. Tickets $40. Info: 1800.014.014.
The Angels: with Rick Brewster's Angels combined with Dave Gleeson from the Screaming Jets, this iconic Aussie rock band brings together a new wave of enthusiasm. Twin Towns Services Club, Tweed Heads, Saturday, December 17 from 7pm-midnight; cost $40. Bookings 1800.014.014.
Queer Fruits Film Festival: established as an independent queer film festival, Queer Fruits Film Festival seeks to complement the screen culture and outreach events of major urban film organisations, while also providing significant career development opportunities for regional filmmakers locally. Lismore Workers Club, Grand Auditorium , Lismore, Thursday, December 29 and Friday, December 30.