The Wollumbin Art Award (WAA) is Tweed Regional Gallery’s new biennial award open to artists living in the Tweed, Ballina, Byron, Kyogle and Scenic Rim Shires, as well as Lismore and Gold Coast City.

The Award, named for the mountain the Gallery overlooks, celebrates the calibre and diversity of artists of the region.

There is a total prize pool of $30,000, with the award split into three categories: The Wollumbin Art Award winner, the WAA Bundjalung Award for First Nations artists, and the WAA Emerging Artists Award. 

There is no theme and artists may submit works in any medium.

Entry fee is $35

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