Enter the Banjo Paterson Writing Awards to be in the running for some great cash prizes. The are four categories – Short Story with a $1,000 first prize, Open Poetry with a $1,000 first prize, Bush Poetry with a $500 first prize and the ABC Central West Radio Children’s Writing Awards, with a first prize of $200. Read more
The annual exhibition is open to all artists from SE Queensland and Northern NSW with a prize awarded for a 2D work including painting, drawing, printmaking and photography
This is an important community exhibition designed to encourage participation and competition between both professional and amateur artists. The Milburn Art Prize will discover new and exciting artistic talent, whilst also showcasing outstanding works by established artists. Read more
The Calleen Art Award encourages originality, creativity and artistic excellence. The Calleen Art Award is an acquisitive national painting prize in any subject and style established in 1977 by Patricia Fagan OAM. The winner of the 2017 Calleen Art Award will receive $20,000 in prize money made possible by the generous support of the Calleen Trust and the winning work will become part of the Calleen Collection at the Cowra Regional Art Gallery. Read more
Applications are now open for The Shirl National Youth Portrait Prize 2017.
The Shirl is a $10,000 acquisitive biannual portrait prize for artists between the ages 16 – 25. There is no other Portrait prize specifically for young and emerging Australian artists. The Shirl is the little sister to the Bega Valley Regional Gallery's $50,000 Shirley Hannan National Portrait Award. Read more
The National Trust Heritage Awards are now in their 23rd year of recognising heritage projects.
The awards are highly regarded in the industry and by entering you have the opportunity for peer and public recognition of your work. This is your chance to be judged for the work you are proud of. Read more
Today the Windmill Trust announced an expansion of their Windmill Trust Scholarship for Regional NSW Artists award, administered by The National Association for the Visual Arts (NAVA). It recognises and rewards the high quality of art practice coming out of rural and regional areas. Read more
Leeton Art Society Inc. invites artists of Leeton and surroundings to enter their original artwork in the 'Penny Paniz Arts Aquisitive Competition & Exhibtion', held on the 2017 Easter weekend. Read more
The 2017 Far West Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Prize opened on the 2nd February with winners in 3 categories judged and announced by the Art Gallery of New South Wales’, Cara Pinchbeck. Read more