Family Fun, Community Event
Grant St, Yarram VIC 3971, Australia
Monday Oct 18 from 12:00pm, to Sunday Oct 31 at 12:00pm
Come along to Yarram, Heesco Town for 13 amazing days showcasing the final "Heesco Town" Hero Mural and the painting of the Yarram Skate Park.
There will be four main events including the live painting of "Hero" a Mongolian panel in Grant Street, Yarram.
The painting will take place over 10 days (October 18th - 28th) and will feature a major heroic scene of four Mongolian light Horsemen who fought in the Battle of Beersheba (all sons of a local man, who was a major player in the early days of Yarram and Port Albert). Onlookers are welcome to come along and watch the Heesco and Friends work on the mural.
Film Making Training - 4 Local Yarram youths will receive training in all aspects of documentary film making to produce a short 'doco' covering the entire 13 day event, including painting of the Yarram Skate Park. This documentary will be edited and distributed on a YouTube channel specifically for Heesco town. This training will taking place from October 18th - 31st)
Held over October 29th and 30th the Skate Park 'Paint up' will feature Heesco and Friends at work with local youths to paint the Yarram Skate Park. There will be music, food, filming, interviews and media opportunities.
The Skate Park Hero Demonstration will join the 'Moss Foundation' members, Heesco, other street artists and Yarram young people to demonstrate the best of the best. There will be live skating demonstration and a heap of fun for all, over October 29th to 31st.