rainbow dreaming  

Nude Ain't Rude Rally, Belongil Beach, Byron Bay, 26th January, 1998
Image © Katrina Folkwell



The Book Sponsors:
"Rainbow Dreaming - Tales of the Age of Aquarius"

Rainbow Dreaming

Crystal Sponsor:
Rainbow Power Company

Rainbow Power Company

Rainbow Sponsor:
Jan Barham and Prabhu Family

Jan Barham Prabhu Family

Lotus Sponsor:
Barry A. Thomas

Natalie Meyer
Peter Leishman
Reiner Glasker
Susan McGeever
Caroline Le Couteur

This project supported by
Nimbin Community Centre Inc.
Nimbin Neighbourhood & Information Centre Inc.
Byron Neighbourhood Resource Centre Inc.

Thank You!

This project has been the work of many hearts, minds and hands.

We would like to thank the people, the land and the spirit of the Rainbow Region of northeastern New South Wales, Australia, who are the inspiration for this exhibition.

We would like to thank all those who contributed to this exhibition, including the writers and photographers.

Thanks to Byron Shire Echo, Northern Star, Nimbin Good Times, Northern Rivers Echo and Sydney Morning Herald for permission to include content in the show.

US Tour Credits:
In association with Ecofest, West Side Cultural Center, New York; Harvestfest & Freedom Rally, Hancock, NY; Woodstock Museum, Saugerties, NY; Westfest, San Francisco.

Thanks to our major sponsor Happy High Herbs and to our media sponsors Byron Shire Echo & Bay FM.

Thanks to: Byron Shire Council of Peace, Byron Community Markets & Splendour in the Grass.

Special thanks to Jan Barham, Ruth Rosenhek, Dudley Leggett, Ian Leggo, Paul Spooner, Benny Zable and Peter Wise.

Thanks to all who contributed to our donation box, including: Rainbow Power Company, Jan Barham, Ian Cohen, Veda Turner, Parijat Wismer, Nimbin Hemp Embassy, Roger Simpson, T McGee, Mal Rothwell, Mullum Community Action Network, Jenny Dowell, Perceptio Bookshop, Emma Corcoran, Paul Brecht, Damian McKinnon, Fiona Kelly, Greg Tant, Susie Forster, C. Cleak, Rusty Harris, Mr Ho, Cafiend Coffee, Nimbin Chamber of Commerce and all the anonymous donors who helped make this project a reality.

Thanks to all the performers, bands, sound & light artists who helped raise funds via two great gigs, including: Gina Lakosta, Mandala, Positive Timing, Greg Sheehan & Greenlife, Nakula, Little Musical Elves, Bollywood Sisters, Lotusdevi, Pyrodragons, Sueno, Kevin James & friends, Matt Connolly, Laura Target, Bunna Lawrie, Prophetess Mothers, Imandan, Tommee, DJ POP, Squiffy Vision, Adam Pippin, Jerry Cook, the Rainbow Chai Tent & the Rainbow Drum Circle. Thanks to Mullum Soup Kitchen Crew & No Rally Group Crew for feeding us and keeping us happy.

Thanks to all our tireless volunteers, including: Donna, Spike Jones, Natalie Dugan, Amos, John Lazarus, Marie Hayes and the Russian Babes from Outer Space.

This exhibit began life as “Some Children of the Dream” and we would like to thank all those who were involved with that project, including Nimbin Neighbourhood & Information Centre and Lismore Regional Gallery.

Rainbow Dreaming US tour crew:
Hans Lovejoy, Saya Minami, Emi Iizuka, Sayaka Nakao, Rina Terasaki, Simeon Michaels, Benny Zable, Harsha Prabhu

Rainbow Dreaming Creative Team:
Desktop Guru: Max Ferguson
Design: Lelli Brown
Website: Graeme Batterbury
Spiral Architect: Mark Smith
Bamboo Spiral: Kevin Jarvis & Robin Harrison

Curated & produced by Harsha Prabhu & Graeme Batterbury for Rainbow Collective

This project is auspiced by Byron Community & Cultural Centre, assisted by Lismore Regional Gallery and supported by Byron Neighbourhood Resource Centre and Mullumbimby & District Neighbourhood Centre

Dedicated to Andy Frame, Geoff Moxham, Red Terra, Eddie Buividis and other warriors of the rainbow.

Om Gaia!

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