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Expressions of Interest Open for the 2019 River of Art Festival

Eurobodalla's River of Art Festival is calling out to local and visiting visual artists, performers and community groups across all art forms to submit expressions of interest for the 2019 program. The 2019 River of Art Festival will run from 17 to 27 May 2019, showcasing the visual arts, craft, performance and musical creativity from South Durras to Bermagui. Read more

Building Creative Partnerships: Connecting Coffs Coast Artists with Business Sponsors

Coffs Harbour businesses are being asked to get behind local artists in a new exhibition, New Year New Work, scheduled to launch 1st February at the Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery. Presented by the Friends of Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery, the aim is to promote both local artists and businesses, while fundraising for the regional gallery’s collection and showcasing the region’s vibrant arts community. Read more

Southern Tablelands Arts Unveils Great Southern Line ANZAC Sculpture

On Thursday November 22, Goulburn Railway Station was the site of the launch of an Anzac Centenary commemorative sculpture, as part of the three-year project, the Great Southern Line ANZAC Story, by Southern Tablelands Arts. The Goulburn Railway Station sculpture is the second of three public artworks by artist Tracy Luff, with one previously unveiled at Moss Vale Railway Station and the final commemorative work to be unveiled in Picton this December. Read more

Arts Access Australia | Regional Grant Recipient Talks About Meeting Place 2018

This September two Northern Rivers arts workers Jeremy Hawkes and Suzanne Whiteman received travel grants from Arts Access Australia to attend Meeting Place 2018 in Alice Springs from 24 to 26 September. Meeting Place is Australia’s leading forum on arts, culture and disability, with a three-day program presenting a dynamic fusion of national and international speakers, exhibitions and performances, artists-in-residence and practical workshops. Read more

Artist with Disability Jeremy Hawkes Awarded $30k Create NSW 2018-19 Fellowship

Lismore-based artist with disability Jeremy Hawkes has been awarded a $30,000 2018/19 Creative Development Fellowship from Create NSW that will support him in completing studio based research and development, fund a residency at the Berlin Art Institute, see him attend national and international arts conferences and study at the School of Visual Arts (SVA) in New York. Read more

CASP Project | Journeys: Maitland is my Home

As another year draws to a close, Regional Arts NSW is looking back on some of our 2018 grant recipients and their projects. One such project is Journeys: Maitland is my Home, a Maitland Regional Museum exhibition supported by the Country Arts Support Program. Read more

Fresh Pastures for Iconic TV Series Filmed in the Tweed

An important piece of local and television history will return to the screen, thanks to lobbying from the Tweed Regional Museum and passionate community members. The museum has been collaborating with the ABC to secure the re-release of a local classic - the iconic and nationally significant 1969 ABC TV mini series; Pastures of the Blue Crane. This finally happened last month. Read more