Regional Arts Development Central West NSW

 ARTS outwest 

We promote, educate, facilitate and advocate for arts and cultural development across the NSW Central West.


Regional Arts Culture State portal

RADO Network: A new collaborative web portal hosts links to RADO built websites across the state offering a variety of information for visitors, from culture maps to creative directories of artists, to local events, artist profiles and even linked social media accounts.

3 project highlights

Art Restart
Art Restart

2021: regional boost


2021: curated exhibition

Wattlegrove workshops
Wattlegrove workshops

2021: Art making for health space

Like to support Arts OutWest? Make a tax deductible donation to the Arts OutWest Cultural Fund!

REGIONAL news & opportunities

Poster for Textures of One Youth exhibtion
Platform Textures of One Youth Exhibition

Closes 31 May 2021. Calling all Students in the Blayney Shire! Entries are NOW OPEN for Youth Textures of One art competition. This will be running next month and is open to students from Kindegarten to year 12.

John Fitzmaurice 'Encounter' SIG2020, Photo by Amber Hooper
Mudgee’s Sculptures in the Gardens

Submissions close 20 August. Mudgee and regional NSW’s largest and most renowned outdoor sculpture exhibition – Sculptures in The Garden – is on again for its 11th year. Exhibition 9-10 October 2021.

Alan Sisley Memorial Fellowship

Closes 30 June 2021. Regional & Public Galleries of NSW seeks to recognise and support the development of staff professional practice and research through the Alan Sisley Memorial Fellowship.

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Explore culture in our region

As the regional arts development organisation we work across the local government areas of Bathurst Region, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Lithgow, Oberon, Orange, Parkes, Weddin.
Image credits on the front page: Helen Carpenter; Peter Gumpert.

Arts OutWest acknowledges the traditional owners of the country on which we work, the Wiradjuri / Wiradyuri people, and recognise their continuing connection to land, waters and culture. We pay our respects to their custodians past, present and emerging.

working hours

Monday – Friday: 9:00 – 5:00 Hrs
Saturday and Sunday: CLOSED

we are here

Phone: 02 6338 4657

Building 1454,Research Station Drive (off Browning St), Charles Sturt University Bathurst Campus