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GILLIAN WILLS was at
Australia's Bangalow Music Festival

 

Bangalow is a heritage town in the beautiful hinterland of Byron Bay. With its parade of eminently browseable shops featuring Tibetan curios, jewelry, rugs, Japanese antiques, Cambodian artifacts, books, designer clothes and distinctive cafés, Byron Street the main drag, is a popular haunt.

Magnificent scenery surrounding the small heritage town of Bangalow
Magnificent scenery surrounding the small heritage town of Bangalow

When Paul Dean, Artistic Director of the Bangalow Music Festival, was searching for a suitable location to run a classical music festival with a strong Australian flavor, he eventually decided that this sophisticated country town so close to the deluxe seascape haven of Byron -- Australia's Californian equivalent -- was the perfect choice.

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Copyright © 23 August 2007 Gillian Wills, Brisbane, Australia

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