bender
still can't believe it's not butter
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Member Since: 14th Nov 2001
Total posts: 6979
Posted:Confest is a Conference/Festival run by a non-profit oraganisation called 'Down to Earth) who run (amongst other things) a lovely twice-yearly festival that celebrates alternative lifestyles, holds awesome workshops and generally is the happiest place on earth!!



There are many talented twirlers from different corners of Australia that attend and we pollinate each other with out distinct styles....



after 11 confests on Gulpa creek, it's time to move to a new home!!!

so many memories at the old creek, so many new experiences in sotre at the new one!



Begins last thursday (28th) of 2006, ends on Wed 3rd of Jan.



New Site to be on the Edwards River, Moulamein, NSW.



official site:

http://www.dte.org.au/



personal site:

http://www.confesthippy.com/



Benny's carpooling yahoo group:

http://au.groups.yahoo.com/group/confest/




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Dentrassi
Dentrassi

ZORT!
Location: Brisbane
Member Since: 9th Apr 2003
Total posts: 3044
Posted:hmmm... i dont rememeber bender pollinating me last confest wink

"Here kitty kitty...." - Schroedinger.

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puzzledust
puzzledust

newbie
Location: Melbourne
Member Since: 17th Aug 2005
Total posts: 35
Posted:I'd love to go to confest this year but don't want to drive the 4 hours on my own ubbidea Anyone out there need a ride/ got a spare seat in their car?

Puzzle Dust Circus<br />

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puzzledust
puzzledust

newbie
Location: Melbourne
Member Since: 17th Aug 2005
Total posts: 35
Posted:Oh yeah, I need to be back on the 2nd Jan for work... oops forgot to mention that!

Puzzle Dust Circus<br />

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Stone
Stream Entrant
Location: Melbourne
Member Since: 13th Jun 2001
Total posts: 2830
Posted:Bump for Easter 2008


Any one going?

peace
heart
meditate
grouphug

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If we as members of the human race practice meditation, we can transcend our fear, despair, and forgetfulness. Meditation is not an escape. It is the courage to look at reality with mindfulness and concentration. Thich Nhat Hanh

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pineapple pete
pineapple pete

water based
Location: melbourne
Member Since: 20th Sep 2004
Total posts: 5125
Posted:missing confest.. again.. id love to go, but cant justify spending that much so close to my trip

hope everyone has a lovely time smile

hug


"you know there are no trophys for doing silly things in real life yeah pete?" said ant "you wont get a 'listened to ride of the valkyries all the way to vietnam' trophy"

*proud owner of the very cute fire_spinning_angel, birgit and neon shaolin*

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bender
still can't believe it's not butter
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Member Since: 14th Nov 2001
Total posts: 6979
Posted:aces! this'll be fun!! Hopefully i have a turn at the stage this easter - keep ya ears open and your pants at home.

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Gnor
Gnor

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Perth
Member Since: 31st Mar 2003
Total posts: 5814
Posted:We should tell Mz Tarrabelle to come see you for this festival Bender

Is it the Truth?
Is it Fair to all concerned?
Will it build Goodwill and Better Friendships?
Will it be Beneficial to all concerned?

Im in a lonely battle with the world with a fish to match the chip on my shoulder. Gnu in Binnu in a cnu

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Stone
Stream Entrant
Location: Melbourne
Member Since: 13th Jun 2001
Total posts: 2830
Posted:pete, confest is a trip. Score a lift, eat lentils; you will probably spend more in Melburp over Easter

Bender, leaving my pants at home, look forward to seeing you onstage.

Gnor, Mz Tarrabelle?

Whats the goss?

Woot

sunny


If we as members of the human race practice meditation, we can transcend our fear, despair, and forgetfulness. Meditation is not an escape. It is the courage to look at reality with mindfulness and concentration. Thich Nhat Hanh

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Brenn
Brenn

Will carpal your tunnel in a minute.
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Member Since: 28th Jun 2004
Total posts: 3286
Posted:Am heading north to REGEN for a similarly confest-like experience smile

have a blast! hug


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Stone
Stream Entrant
Location: Melbourne
Member Since: 13th Jun 2001
Total posts: 2830
Posted:cool

If we as members of the human race practice meditation, we can transcend our fear, despair, and forgetfulness. Meditation is not an escape. It is the courage to look at reality with mindfulness and concentration. Thich Nhat Hanh

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Stone
Stream Entrant
Location: Melbourne
Member Since: 13th Jun 2001
Total posts: 2830
Posted:CU there biggrin

If we as members of the human race practice meditation, we can transcend our fear, despair, and forgetfulness. Meditation is not an escape. It is the courage to look at reality with mindfulness and concentration. Thich Nhat Hanh

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Fagin_The_Pagan
Fagin_The_Pagan

Member
Location: Carmarthenshire, WALES
Member Since: 13th Mar 2008
Total posts: 5
Posted:Ahhh, I left my heart at confest, i wish i was there. new years confest 06/07 was one of the best weeks of my life.

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