The Blue Heeler Film Festival is open
for 2019 submissions. Do you think
you have what it takes to create the
winning short film? Entries close
October 6th 2019. If you're in need
of inspiration, aim to explore aspects
of rural life.
We have amazing prizes on offer with
the chance for you to win the beloved
Gold Bluey Award and up to $10,000.
Launched by the Muswellbrook Shire
Council in 2013, the Blue Heeler Film
Festival has annually offered cultural
opportunities to the Upper Hunter.
Going into it's 7th year, the festival
has evolved and allowed nationwide
entries to celebrate the talented
filmmakers from across Australia
and showcase the regions' beauty
The annual short film festival will be
held on 19 October within the outdoor
area at the Upper Hunter Innovation
Precinct, adjacent to Muswellbrook
Library, Lower Hill St. There will be
food stalls and live entertainment
for the whole family to enjoy.