In 2021, the Golden Horseshoes Festival committee presents:
Saturday 3 April - 4.00pm & 8.00pm
THE MAN THEY CALL BANJO
A musical theatre piece By Felix Meagher and Dennis O’Keeffe about the secret
love story behind the writing of Australia’s favourite song, Waltzing Matilda.
Tickets $40pp and can be purchased from the Visitor Information Centre.
THE GO BETWEEN
Sunday 4th April - 7:30pm
Through the amazing story of escaped convict William Buckley (1780 – 1856) this show tells the story of the first attempted white settlement on Port Phillip (1803), of the Wathaurong people of the Geelong with whom Buckley lived for 32 years as Murrungurk, and then of Melbourne’s beginning (1835-7) – where Buckley became the go-between, dealing with John Batman and his attempts to buy the land off the Wurundjeri people, and the other colonists such as John Fawkner.
Suitable for ten year olds through to adults.
Tickets $25pp available at the Visitor Information Centre.
Tickets for both shows can be purchased from the Beechworth Visitor Information Centre, Ford Street Beechworth. In person or by phone 1300 366 321, 9.30 - 4.30, seven days.