WHO, WHEN WHERE

The Murrurundi and District Historical Society is presenting a black and white show of old Murrurundi photographs in an endeavour to find out who they are, where they were took and what they are. Exhibition: Saturday 1 to Sunday 9 October 2022 Open: 10am-12pm Saturday and Sunday (and Monday 3rd October) or weekdays by arrangement. Venue: God’s…

Brad Franks: RETRO & Other New Shows

New exhibitions at the Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre Brad Franks: RETRO Four decades of work from inner city Sydney to Upper Hunter country, 40 works from the popular former MRAC gallery director. Unleashed: A Dog’s Life As seen by 3 passionate canine photographers, to coincide with Muswellbrook Shire Council sponsored events Great Cattle Dog Muster…

Pencilmania: A Coloured Pencil Workshop

Hosted by Dungog By Design. Spend two days with artist Jan Clark with pencil and paper, focusing on using the possibilities as a formal medium for finished work. Saturday 8 & Sunday 9 October 2022.  CWA Hall, Dowling St, Dungog. Cost $310. Bookings contact Dungog by Design gallery or call Pamela on 0429 770044.

Merriwa Gallery presents Scone Arts and Crafts Collective Exhibition

The Merriwa Gallery presents this exhibition from the established members of the region’s art community, sharing their accumulated collective creative skills with the local community and travellers over the three weekends wrapped around the school holidays. Exhibition features: Mixed Mediums, Photography, Ceramics, Mixed media and Line Drawing. Open: 22 September  to 13 October 2022. Venue:…

PAD Sunset Sessions For September 2022

The Performing Artists Dungog and Royal Hotel Dungog proudly presents the Sunset Sessions each Friday afternoon. It’s free but there might be a hat. Coming up September 2nd, 5.30pm: Another World Duo September 9th, 5.30pm: Super Song club, master class with Paul McNamara and Sally Corbett September 15th, 5.30pm TBA September 22nd, 5.30pm: The De…

Merriwa Central Visual Arts Students: Mixed year classes, mixed media, including still life and etching.

The Merriwa Gallery is proud to present this fabulous exhibition by the Merriwa Central Visual Arts Students, opening 8 September 2022. Visual Arts teacher Hannah Waters shares….. “Merriwa Central School’s Visual Arts students have contributed a range of their resolved artmaking alongside their documentation of process for this exhibition. This is the first opportunity our…

Merriwa Springtime Show 

Merriwa Springtime Show has something for everyone. They have ring events plus numerous sideshows, wandering street entertainers, competitions, food stalls, nightly entertainment and fine displays and exhibits spread around their picturesque showground. And this year they are featuring camel rides. Friday 16 & Sunday 18 September 2022 Merriwa Showgrounds, Dutton St, Merriwa. For details please…

Scone Art Prize 2022

Presented by Scone Arts & Crafts. Wide range of categories, $10,000 prize pool. Art for sale. Awards night – Friday 2 September 2022, 6.30pm. Exhibition open daily Saturday 3 to Saturday 10 September, 10am to 4pm, Sunday 11 September, 10am to 2pm. Scone Arts & Crafts Centre 63 Kingdon St, Scone. For more details visit Facebook…

Dungog Tea Party

The town of Dungog will host the Dungog Tea Party, including a Tea Cosy Challenge, Trivet Competition and tea tastings. Tuesday 6 to Sunday 11 September 2022 Free entry. James Theatre, 6 Brown St, Dungog. Visit website  

Picnic With Puppets

A free event for all the family, Saturday 3 September 2022. 4pm Costume parade, music, puppets Jumping castle, food vans • Dress up as a fruit or vegetable • Prizes for Fancy Dress 6pm Curious Legends – Giant Illuminated puppets & lanterns Bring a picnic, lanterns, battery lights and torches. Venue: Dungog Showground, Abelard St,…