Singleton Citizen of the Year and Young Achiever of the Year announced at Australia Day ceremony

Singleton has celebrated Australia Day with an official ceremony including the Australia Day address by decorated army colonel Iain Cruickshank, a citizenship ceremony to welcome 36 new Australians and the announcement of Singleton’s leading citizens. 2017 Wambo Coal Singleton Hall of fame inductee Peggy Moore was named 2019 Citizen of the Year, for her tireless…

Darling Portrait Prize

Entries close: 1 October 2019 The winner of the annual Darling Portrait Prize will receive a cash prize of $75,000. To enter the Prize you must be at least 18 years old and an Australian citizen or resident. The subject of your portrait must be an Australian citizen or resident, or significant to Australian life.…

9×5 Landscape Prize 2019

Entries close: Tuesday 1 October 2019 The 9×5 Landscape Prize is open to all artists 16 years and over. One of the prize’s unique features is the uniformity of 9×5 plywood boards, supplied with each entry registration. All entrants start on a level playing field, highlighting the diversity of urban and rural landscapes, media and…

Carstairs Prize

Entries close: Sunday 1 September 2019 The Carstairs Prize aims to support socially engaged art projects that embrace participatory and collaborative experiences, bring participants into active dialogue with the artist(s) in order to involve audiences beyond the art community. The prize is intended to contribute to artwork production costs to assist the successful applicant(s) to…

Creative Koori Projects

Applications close: 2 September 2019 Create NSW’s Creative Koori Projects funding aims to build support for a strong, resilient and exciting Aboriginal arts and cultural sector for NSW. This will be done through embracing the principles of Aboriginal self-determination and putting Aboriginal artists, organisations and communities at the centre of funded cultural and creative activity.…