Applications are now open for Regional Arts Fund (RAF)

Applications for Regional Arts Fund (RAF) Project Grants are officially open. The Project Grants will fund high-quality arts projects benefiting regional or remote artists, arts workers, audiences and communities. The focus of the project could include any area of creative practice, multiple art forms or cross-disciplinary practice.   There have been some changes to this…

Lino Printing Workshop with Ellie Matthews

Two three hour workshops. Cost $20 per participant to cover cost of materials. Max participants 4 per session. A brief intro overview of lino printing. Thursday 18 August, 10.30am to 2.30pm Sunday 21 August, 10.30am to 2.30pm  Merriwa Gallery, 133 Bettington St, Merriwa For more details please email

Merriwa Area Mixed Medium Exhibition.

Merriwa Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of Mixed Media from local creatives. Official Opening – Friday 29 July 2022, 5pm. All ages ‘bubbly’ and catering on offer. All invited. Exhibition closes: 11 August 2022. Venue: Merriwa Gallery, 133 Bettington St, Merriwa Open: Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10 – 4 (unless by arrangement) For…

Visual Arts Sector Survey RMIT and Uni Melb

Australian artists and arts workers are invited to participate in a research project about the visual arts sector in Australia. Click to commence survey. Visual Arts Work aims to strengthen the sustainability of the Australian visual art industry. We know incomes are low for artists and arts workers and this research seeks to develop a…

NAIDOC School Holiday Activites

Wide range of activities including Podcasting with Mind Your Mob, Origami Native Animals and Tradition Art. Presented by Wanaruah Land Council and supported by the Muswellbrook Shire Council. For Kindergarten to Year 12 students. Date: Monday 4 to Friday 15 July. Venue: Wanaruah Land Council, Maitland Rd, Muswellbrook. Details: Contact WALC for details on 6543 1288.