The Bathurst facility has garnered a NSW National Trust Heritage Award, and Australian Museums and Galleries Association MAGNA Award and a Local Government Professionals Australia Award since opening in September 2022.
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Orange Regional Conservatorium have launched their major Music Within once-in-a-lifetime fundraising campaign to fit-out the new Conservatorium build.
Orange Regional Conservatorium’s Music Within campaign has received a major boost. Cadia Valley Operations have presented the ORC with a $250,000 cheque to fund audio production and recording equipment in the grand Recital Hall.
Orange, Cabonne, Blayney. The search is on to discover and photograph the region’s unique homegrown ‘vernacular’ architecture such as farm buildings and sheds.
Funding includes an Entertainment Centre Feasibility Study to inform the future direction and opportunity for a dedicated community entertainment and conference facility.
Orange Regional Museum’s exhibition ‘Mulaa Giilang: Wiradjuri stories of the night sky’ has been announced winner of Best Exhibition at the 2023 National Trust Australia (NSW) Heritage awards.
Lithgow artist Kay Booker launches her second children’s book, ‘Friends’, a collaboration with writer Nina Nyitrai, on Saturday May 27 at Lithgow Library.
With many of the towns renowned murals destroyed or damaged by floods in November 2022, the annual mural painting weekend returns May 2023.
Congratulations to Central West artists RR Pascoe (Portland) and Leanne Wicks (Kandos), recipients of 2023 textile awards to regional NSW artists.
What an incredible achievement for the Peak Hill Leisure Centre to be hosting the Peak Hill’s 50th Annual Arts and Craft Exhibition on the June Long Weekend 9-11 June, 2023.