REGIONAL STAFF

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Aanya Whitehead

Email rado@westrivarts.com.au

Phone 0428 882 059

 

PROJECTS AND COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER

Camille Whiteheadpart time (2 days p/ week)

Email comms@westrivarts.com.au

Mobile 0455 217 671

REGIONAL DIRECTORS

CHAIR: Susan Carey Killham, Narrandera Shire Council Representative
VICE CHAIR: Julie Thompson-Briggs, Narrandera Shire Community Representative
TREASURER: Anthony Morton, Co-opted Member
DIRECTOR: Anne Napoli, Griffith City Council Representative
DIRECTOR: Melanie Toscan, Murrumbidgee Community Representative
DIRECTOR: Faith Bryce, Murrumbidgee Shire Council Representative
DIRECTOR: Oumi Karanga-Hewitt, Griffith Community Representative
DIRECTOR: Suesann Vos, Leeton Shire Council Representative

CONTRIBUTING COUNCILS

Griffith City

Leeton Shire

Murrumbidgee

Narrandera Shire

ABORIGINAL ARTS & CULTURE

Aboriginal Population and Language Groups

  • The Wiradjuri people are the traditional custodians of the West Riverina

Western Riverina Arts Overview

  • A joint project between the Murrumbidgee Division of General Practice and the Griffith Aboriginal Medical Service focuses on the professional development of community workers and enables them to recognise and support young people at risk and encourage participation in a suicide prevention program with a foundation in art.

Aborginal Arts Organisations

  • Griffith Local Aboriginal Land Council, Griffith
  • Leeton and District Local Aboriginal Land Council,  Leeton
  • Narrandera Local Aboriginal Land Council, Narrandera
  • Fringe Dwellers Aboriginal Arts and Artefacts, Murrumbidgee

Mona Magazine – For rural women, by rural women

Pick up a copy of issue one of Mona Magazine. A new initiative created by rural women, to tell the stories of rural women in all their diversity.

Accessible Marketing & Communications Workshop

Workshops will run for approximately 90 minutes each. Be sure to get your tickets for the November 19th workshop as the October workshop has already sold out!

2021 Joyce Spencer Textiles Fellowship Recipient Announced!

The Cad Factory, Western Riverina Arts and the Spencer Family are delighted to announce that Hilary Peterson from Pambula, on Yuin country in the South Coast, has been awarded the 2021 Joyce Spencer Textiles Fellowship. Hilary has been a practicing artists for over 20...