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InterPlay Australia supports “Uluru Statement from the Heart”

Interplay Australia's statement supporting the “Uluru Statement from the Heart”: We would like to acknowledge that the land that we live on today around Australia is the traditional land for a diverse range of First Nation Peoples, and that we respect their spiritual relationship with their country. We acknowledge the various first nation groups as […]Read more

SummerPlay 2021 Report

Playing online for two days in January 2021 There were many aspects of the 2021 SummerPlay that were different from previous years including the planning and lead up. Due to COVID 19 the Board held off making a decision about whether we would hold a SummerPlay event at all and it was not until the […]Read more

How and why to get involved in the Leader’s Circle

Are you an InterPlayer who has completed the Leader Training Program or in the process of becoming a Leader? Are you an InterPlayer who has completed the Leader Training Program or in the process of… ? Did you know you can become a member of the Leader’s Circle and receive an opportunity to connect with […]Read more

Co-founder’s visit enriches Australian Communities

Cynthia Winton-Henry in Australia The InterPlay Australia community was delighted to share and learn with Cynthia Winton Henry and her husband Stephen when they visited Australia and New Zealand in September and October to run a series of workshops and events. Susanna Pain in Sale Victoria initiated Cynthia’s visit and generated a lot of interest […]Read more

InterPlay in Cairns

InterPlay is alive and well up north and playing all over town Cairns got itself a new installation on the Esplanade and within no time at all the local children were climbing all over it... so what else could interplayers do but join them in a sunset improv. Some starchy residents commented in the paper […]Read more

Greetings from Robert Stocks, Chair of InterPlay Australia

Robert was re elected at the AGM in September to be the fourth Chair of the InterPlay Australia Board Robert is well qualified to take on the role of Chair having been on the Board for the last 5 years and involved with the Interplay community for many years. For a personal profile of Robert, […]Read more

Fairley Sisters’ Side by Side Story

Trish: I'm so excited, I'm off to InterPlay. Want to come? Jockie: Well...maybe not right now. I'm practicing a lot of shape and stillness at the moment. I think 80 percent stillness is the ideal. Trish: I went out on the deck, opened my hands and the bird flew up into the air. Jockie: I […]Read more

The Body Knows Best

Reflections on Exformation by Trish Fairley. Exform... to shake, laugh, cry, whoop, to get what's inside, out! We often talk of ‘exformation’ as the need to get rid of the’ yucky stuff’ or of an overload of information. Recently I’ve noticed how it’s the body that reacts first when it receives particular information, way before […]Read more

Reflecting on the Body and Soul Retreat in Alice Springs

Jenny Batten writes of her experience of the July Retreat with Susanna Pain located at the Campfire in the Heart. A time for nurturing both body and soul, In the heart of our land, At the Campfire in the Heart. A time of connecting mind, body and soul through playfulness, stillness and creativity. A time […]Read more