Welcome to our 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.
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Wed 8 March - Sun 30 April


In celebration of International Women’s Day Kew-Y-Ahn Aboriginal Gallery presents Guyulgang Yinaagirbang (Strong women) – an exhibition celebrating the strength and diversity of female Aboriginal artists from the Central West.

Work will range from weaving, painting and jewellery to sound and digital artworks reflecting the strength and diversity of women in our region. To be opened by Cr Maree Statham, Mayor Lithgow City Council and Aleshia Lonsdale, Aboriginal Arts Development Officer, Arts OutWest.

RSVP: 03/03/23 hartley@environment.nsw.gov.au

IMAGE: Tirrakee


Wed 8 March
Sun 30 April
Event Categories:


Arts OutWest


Local government area
Visual arts, Craft, Textiles, Aboriginal culture


Kew-Y-Ahn Aboriginal Gallery
50 Old Great Western Highway
Hartley, NSW 2790 Australia
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Call Hartley Visitor Centre directly on 02 6355 2117.
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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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