Welcome to our BIG list of arts and cultural events happening in the NSW Central West gathered from artists, event producers, great local venues and groups across the region.

This is a busy artistic region. There’s usually more than 2000 arts and heritage events happening in the region each year.

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Sculptures in the Garden

Sun October 25 - Mon October 26

Mudgee’s Sculptures in the Garden Exhibition is regional Australia’s largest and most renowned sculpture exhibition.

Attracting the likes of Wendy Whiteley, Lord Mayor Clover Moore, Dame Marie Bashir and the Late Edmund Capon, the exhibition is this year celebrating its 10th anniversary event.

Usually held over a two-day period, this year the event will be running for 2 weeks and will be ticketed to ensure guest numbers are kept within COVID Safe protocols.

The major acquisitive prizes from the event are installed in Mudgee’s Sculpture Walk in Lawson Park and act as a legacy as all the event has achieved in bringing arts to the region over the last 10 years.

The dates & hours for this year’s event are as follows:

Opening weekend: 10th & 11th October 9am – 4.30pm

Exhibition extended: 12th – 25th October 10am – 4pm 

This year’s event will also be ticketed with tickets available for purchase online at www.sculpturesinthegarden.com.au. Tickets need to be purchased online before entry to the event.


Sun October 25
Mon October 26
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Rosby Vineyard Mudgee
122 Strikes Ln
Eurunderee, NSW 2850 Australia
0419 429 918


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