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Next Wave Festival 2012 – Day Pass Giveaway!

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I’ve been a fan of Next Wave Festival since I volunteered to man a Docklands shipping container/arts space for the festival years ago.

Well, Next Wave Festival 2012 opens next Saturday (19-27 May) and this year they’re running a bit of an experiment to help you discover a new way of experiencing an arts festival.

With a festival Day Pass you can spend a day with a series of works that explores a theme relevant to our contemporary world,  from gender politics to climate change, fantastic imaginary worlds to our ability to perceive the truth. The day starts with discussions the Breakfast Club, a discussion about how the world and art collide over breakfast at the Wheeler Centre, before setting off on an adventure experienced through visual art, performance, dance, live art and more – with plenty of stop-overs for food, drinks and discussion.

Tours are led by an informed art guide and audiences will be taken into Melbourne’s most interesting places, to view the some of Australia’s most interesting artists.

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Plus each Day Pass holder will receive some cool goodies with their pass – a Crumpler Tuft water-resistant pouch, a myki filled with enough credit to get you around from show to show (then keep it and top it up for everyday use!) and discounts at the tastiest spots in North Melbourne to help you refuel between shows, such as Grigons & OrrToastOld Melbourne CafeSensible Sandwich and more.

Day Passes start are $20-$56 (plus booking fee) and there’s a different pass for each day of the festival.  You can also check out other Next Wave Festival events at http://www.nextwave.org.au

Giveaway! Thanks to Next Wave Festival I have a Double Day Pass for Tuesday 22 May…totally worth chucking a sickie for! To win all you have to do is a leave a comment below and the winner will be drawn next Friday 18 May. Good luck!

And the winner of the double pass to Melbourne Museum’s The Wonders of Ancient Mesopotamia is…Theresa! Your prize will be posted out to you.

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18 comments for “Next Wave Festival 2012 – Day Pass Giveaway!”

  1. random generator! choose me! :D

    Posted by Stephy | May 11, 2012, 9:39 am
  2. Would LOVE to attend the Next Wave Festival!! My fingers are crossed as well as my toes!!

    Posted by Amanda | May 11, 2012, 9:58 am
  3. This looks like an awesome event!

    Posted by Sophie
    Twitter: aecliss
    | May 11, 2012, 11:04 am
  4. I’m on holiday in Melbourne that week pick meeeeee random generator xoxo

    Posted by rebecca
    Twitter: rebeccaspeaking
    | May 11, 2012, 11:55 am
  5. yes ploise

    Posted by Jake Swinson | May 11, 2012, 12:04 pm
  6. Come in spinner!

    Posted by Andy | May 11, 2012, 2:18 pm
  7. I would so love to gooo! It’d be beyond awesome :D

    Posted by Madeleine | May 11, 2012, 10:38 pm
  8. Haven’t heard of this festy before but it looks great! Thanks for letting us know about it!

    Posted by Kate | May 12, 2012, 10:09 am
  9. would be awesomeee

    Posted by Beverly Goh | May 12, 2012, 11:50 am
  10. oooh, please let me win!

    Posted by Zanna | May 12, 2012, 5:35 pm
  11. would totally love to go!! (:

    Posted by Mai | May 12, 2012, 9:25 pm
  12. Looks like an fun and interesting event in winter.

    Posted by Kelly | May 12, 2012, 9:37 pm
  13. This will be brilliant. Quick! All poor uni students enter this draw (i.e. me).

    Posted by Anna Phoenix
    Twitter: annalananna
    | May 13, 2012, 9:22 am
  14. …i so love this festival, went last year it was awesome…hope i get a chance to go see at least one day this time around…

    Posted by Dino | May 14, 2012, 12:56 am
  15. Next next wave, will youz consider incorporating traditional notions of date/time/event in yr program? No1 seems able to interpret the basics in either virtual or hard copy versions. Still, Dr Phil(th) wants free pass – let’s see how random this shiz is…

    Posted by Dr Phil(th)
    Twitter: philthosophy
    | May 15, 2012, 2:19 pm
  16. I would love the day passes to explore next wave!

    Posted by Andy | May 15, 2012, 3:05 pm
  17. I volunteer for Next Wave but still love a free day pass!

    Posted by Allan Hong | May 16, 2012, 9:41 am
  18. I bet the hair under my bottom lip, you pick me:)

    Posted by Tim Johnston | May 24, 2012, 5:17 pm

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