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Art After Dark

Sat 18 May at 6:00 pm


Conceived to spark a night of conversation around food, art, collections and community the Cowra Regional Art Gallery is hosting a special Art After Dark event including dinner by inspired caterer Jo Robson, fine wines by award winning Swinging Bridge, two guest speakers and live music.

This unique food and Art experience will take place on Saturday 18 May at 6pm for 6.30pm. Cost is $120 pp including your choice of a red or white wine on arrival. A drinks bar will also be in operation from 6pm – 9.30pm.

Guest Speakers:
Rhonda Davies – Senior Curator, Macquarie University Art Gallery and Collection.

Brenda Colahan – With 29 years experience in the industry Brenda has operated as an independent art professional for 25 years and in 2016, opened a vibrant gallery in Sydney’s Putney.

Book your tickets by 16 May 2024 by calling 6340 2190


Sat 18 May
6:00 pm
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Cowra Regional Art Gallery
77 Darling Street
Cowra, NSW 2794 Australia
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The What’s On calendar covers arts and heritage events happening across the NSW Central West in the local government areas of Bathurst Region, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Lithgow, Mid-Western Region, Oberon, Orange, Parkes and Weddin.

Event listings are sourced or supplied from local venues and arts organisations. Many events listed here have been originally shared by the organisers on social media. Whilst all care is taken – and accuracy is our priority – we can take no responsibility for date changes or the content of contributed information. Contact the event organisers listed for more details or to book tickets.

The best way to include your event is to use our SUBMIT HERE form (under the What’s On menu at the top of each page). These listings will be manually approved by the Arts OutWest team before publication.  Please allow a couple of days for listings to be published. If you have submitted an event and want to make changes just email us at artsoutwest@csu.edu.au

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