Narooma based Djaadjawan Dancers has notched up another success coming third in the inaugural Homeground Festival Dance Rites competition. The placing has earned the troupe the opportunity to perform mid 2016 at the Sydney Opera House. Read more
An opportunity for one of the original recipients of the Dance Integrated Australia and Arts Northern Rivers Indigenous Residency Scholarship for The Corner Dance Lab 2016, Taree Sansbury, has lead to the announcement of Amrita Hepi as the new recipient of the scholarship. Read more
The countdown to ARTLANDS DUBBO 2016 - the Regional Arts Australia national biennial conference has started!
There's less than 12 months until Australia's largest gathering of arts workers and practitioners come together on Wiradjuri Country in the wonderful city of Dubbo, NSW from 27-30 October, 2016. Read more
Since its development and first performances, the musical Weeping Cloud, has not only touched audiences but has proven to be transformative for the community of Menindee and in particular the students of Menindee Central School. Read more
Budding Aboriginal songwriters across the NSW North West region have the chance to work with multi award winner and APRA AMCOS Ambassador Leah Flanagan in a a free skills workshop on 2 and 3 November. Image credit: Koori Mail Read more
Arts Out West Aboriginal Arts Officer, Aleshia Lonsdale, has won the 2015 UNSW Art & Design Indigenous Professional Development Award. The award includes an Artist Residency at UNSW; the opportunity to work with UNSW staff in a medium of choice; a solo exhibition at EPS Gallery, UNSW and up to $500 worth of art materials, travel expenses and per diems. Read more
Applications for projects to be funded under the Country Art Support Program close on 1 October.
The grants for a maximum amount ranging from $3,000 to $5000 (varying by Regional Arts Board) are available to groups and organisations based in regional NSW for projects occurring between 1 January 2016 and 31 December 2016. Read more