ARTS & CULTURAL
By Locals, For Locals.
The Kings Cross Arts & Cultural Festival is committed to creating a fun festival, bringing together local arts communities of all ages. We exist to support and raise awareness of Kings Cross cultural activities annually.
ANNOUNCEMENT: KINGS CROSS SHORTS 2016 –
GUARANTEED MINIMUM FIRST PRIZE - $1,000 CASH
The Kings Cross Arts & Cultural Festival Inc (KXACF) announced today that as a result of a generous donation from a benefactor, the minimum first prize for Kings Cross Shorts 2016 will be $1,000 cash.
The Kings Cross Shorts 2016 film winner will be announced during the week long Kings Cross Festival to be staged by the KXACF in November 2016.
The basic rules for the film competition are:
* Film of 5 minutes duration
* Theme – “Kings Cross”
* Shot on location in 2011 postcode suburbs ( Potts Point, Elizabeth Bay, Rushcutters Bay and Woolloomooloo) and/or suburb of Darlinghurst
* Not previously exhibited
* Entry fee per film - $15
Entries will close mid October 2016 and a screening and award presentation night will be held in mid November 2016.
Further details will be announced as soon as possible.
The organising committee for the film competition, headed jointly by Shane Briant and Magdalena Stamos, are determined to bring additional sponsors on board to increase the prize pool.
2015 KINGS CROSS DOG SHOW
The Kings Cross Dog Show was a resounding success. The rain stayed away during the whole event, and loads of proud owners and their dogs came along. We estimate that 200-300 people attended.
DOG SHOW RESULTS
Listed below is the winner in each Class of the 2015 Kings Cross Dog Show (including the 'Coco" Kings Cross Dog of the Year 2015 winner and the runner up):
MONSTER RAFFLE RESULTS
The Monster Raffle was drawn at the 2015 Kings Dog Show on 14 November. Here are the results:
PRIZE- TICKET NUMBER- WINNER PHONE NUMBER
1st Prize - #1684 - 93 ... 8
2nd Prize - #1680 - 0419 ... 6
3rd Prize - #137 - 0410 ... 6
4th Prize - #664 - 0423 ... 0
5th Prize - #990 - 0411 ... 5
6th Prize - #1668 - 0418 ... 9
7th Prize - #1728 - 0404 ... 0
8th Prize - #1746 - 0413 ... 2
9th Prize - #1749 - 0413 ... 8
10th Prize - #851 - 04040 ... 0
Congratulations to all the lucky winners!
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The poster for first pop-up event, the 2015 Kings Cross Dog Show that took place on 14 November 2015:
There were 12 classes of categories to compete in. The winner of each class was entered to compete in the final for the title "Kings Cross Dog of the Year 2015".
Great prizes were won and Kings Cross Dog of the Year 2015 had his/her name inscribed on the 'Coco' Perpetual Shield to be displayed at Potts Point Veterinary Hospital.
Competition Classes & Eligibility
* Junior Dog - Any dog aged at least 12 months old but not yet 3 years
* Best Dressed - Any dog wearing any form of "dress"
* 6 Legs - Any dog judged on the combination of both dog & handler
* Cross Dresser - Any cross dressed
* Family - Group of 2 or more dogs who live in the same household
* Kings Cross Girl - Any female dog
* Potts Point Boy - Any male dog
* Trick - Any dog
* ‘Chili Blue’ Puppy - Any dog who has not reached 1 year of age
* ‘Uliveto’ Junior Handler - Any dog handled by a human who has not yet attained the age of 18
* ‘Basil’ Rescue Dog - Any dog that has come from an animal shelter or another home
*’Potts Point Veterinary Hospital’ Senior Dog - Any dog who has attained the age of at least 9 years
AND the final competed for by the winner of each class:
* ‘Coco’ Kings Cross Dog of the Year 2015 - Equivalent to Best in Show.
* Runner up 'Coco' Kings Cross Dog of the Year 2015
The winner of each class received:
1 x Show Bag from Potts Point Veterinary Hospital valued at $65
1 x Pet Tag Coupon from Bow Wow Meow valued at $15.95
1 x voucher from Sides & Main Catering valued at $30
1 x voucher from Blakes Pharmacy valued at $25
1 x voucher from The Artisan Butcher valued at $20
1 x voucher from Room 10 Espresso valued at $10
Total Prize Value for all 12 classifications: $1,992
The winner of Kings Cross Dog of the Year received:
1 x "ONCE by Laming Property" Professional Property Management Package
valued at $1,100
1 x voucher from twoguineapigs valued at $300
1 x Luxury Ladies Clutch Bag from Booty valued at $149
1 x voucher from K9 Fun valued at $160
1 x voucher from Organix Art Cafe Bar valued at $50
Major Prize Value: $1,759
Runner Up in Kings Cross Dog of Year received:
1 x voucher from Paws on the run valued at $100
Major Prize Runner Up Value: $100
Total Prize Pool Value: $3,851
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