The Bellingen Readers & Writers Festival invite all poets and wordsmiths to get writing and practising for the 2017 Bello Poetry Slam. The poetry slam will take place at the Bellingen Memorial Hall on 9th June 2017, 7:00pm for a 7:30pm start. Read more
Local property owners and aspiring location scouts are being encouraged to get involved in a new program recently launched by Screenworks that will identify and market the Northern Rivers’ filming locations to interstate and international production companies. Read more
The Australia Council has launched a new, national Arts Governance Program with full-day workshops and webinars now open for registration. The program is being developed and delivered with the Institute of Community Directors Australia, an Our Community enterprise. Read more
Regional Arts Australia are looking for a talented and experienced communications manager to deliver sophisticated and well-crafted communications across the broad landscape that is regional arts in Australia. Read more
Following the devastating floods that hit the Northern Rivers region Arts Northern Rivers has partnered with Common Ground Byron Bay to support a crowd funding campaign to raise funds to support artists affected by the floods. Read more
The Blue Mountains Cultural Centre launched the World Heritage Artist in Residence Program in recognition of the significance of the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area. The Program consists of a 6-week artist residency at BigCi sponsored by the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, to create a new body of work in response to the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area followed by a solo exhibition at the Blue Mountains City Art Gallery. Read more
Affirm Press and Varuna the National Writers House are pleased to announce that applications for the Affirm Press Mentorship Award are open online.
Now in its third year this creative partnership offers up to three writers developing exceptional new work the opportunity to work with the Affirm Press publishing team while in residence at Varuna in the Blue Mountains NSW. Read more