A two-day forum celebrating Aboriginal writers and stories will be held at Jigamy (Eden, NSW) on 1–2 July 2017. The Giiyong Writers’ Forum will explore and showcase the diverse nature of Indigenous writing within Australia and encourage local writers to tell their stories, as well as building a new audience for future events at Jigamy, particularly the Giiyong Festival happening in September 2018. Read more
In September 2018 the Giiyong Festival will take place at Jigamy, just north of Eden. It will be the region’s first multi-art form festival celebrating traditional and contemporary Aboriginal culture through dance, art, literature, music, film, theatre, food, sport, workshops and cultural tours. Read more
Yarkuwa Indigenous Knowledge Centre in collaboration with South West Arts and South West Music invite you to their Warrang-Warrang event which will be held on 1st June.
Warrang-Warrang (song corroboree) is on Thursday 1 June from 3.30 - 7pm and is part of Reconciliation Week. Read more
HotHouse Theatre presents a personal and moving play to mark National Reconciliation Week.
HART is an examination of the contemporary effects of Australia’s forcible separation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children from their families. Read more
Entries for the Grafton Regional Gallery’s 2017 Clarence Valley Indigenous Art Award (CVIAA) are now open.
The CVIAA aims to promote contemporary Indigenous art of the North Coast of New South Wales and develop the collection of contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art held by the Grafton Regional Gallery. Read more
Arts North West, through their Aboriginal Culture Support Program, has visited Tenterfield to record stories of Elders as a part of a series of documentaries for Rivers to Ridges, and the stories in between project. The project is funded by the Federal Government’s Indigenous Languages and Arts Program. Read more
Calling all beanie lovers everywhere, it you loved the first and second collections or maybe you missed them, now is your chance to catch the fabulous new Colours of the Country III: Alice Springs Beanie Festival national tour together with Collection In Focus: New Acquisitions at the Cowra Regional Art Gallery commencing Saturday 25 March 2017. Read more
Arts OutWest are currently looking for artists to exhibit and sell work at Kew-Y-Ahn Aboriginal Art Gallery at the Hartley Historic Site. The gallery, a joint initiative with National Parks and Wildlife Service, sells arts and cultural products made by Aboriginal artists and craftspeople. Read more
Held on the lands of the Kulin nation, Marram-nganjinu biik-gurrin is an international First Nations cultural summit that will help forge a new direction of leadership in the cultural and creative sectors. Read more