Celebrating 175 Years of Victoria
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Politicians and writers, historians and TV personalities, sporting stars and local heroes come together for lively nights of banter and celebration. Under the watchful guidance of quiz-mistress extraordinaire Jane Clifton, we uncover the fascinating and surprising facts about Victoria, and celebrate this demisemiseptcentennial occasion in style!
Geelong Performing Arts Centre - Blakiston Drama Theatre
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Barbara Abley is a third term Brownbill Ward Councillor, first elected to council in 2001.
Kelli Paun is 27 years old and has been working for 95 5 KROCK for 8 months.
Tony Wilson is an author of twelve books, as well as writing columns and features for the Age, Good Weekend and The Monthly. He was part of the Breakfasters on Triple R for six years, and is still a regular visitor to both Triple R and 774 ABC Melbourne.
Damian Callinan is an award-winning standup comic, TV sketch show star, broadcaster, director, actor and writer.
Simon Hall is better known as Yon from Tripod, Australia’s funniest band.
Gael Jennings is an award-winning national TV and radio broadcaster with 25 years’ experience as presenter, reporter and TV executive.
It’s time to celebrate 175 years of Victoria. How well do you know the State We’re In, the past and present of Victoria? To mark this significant anniversary, the Wheeler Centre takes the show on the road for four big nights across October to four big destinations.